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Information on the city of Blackpool

The city of Blackpool is located in the state of England. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Blackpool City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Municipality reviews4.7 / 5 for Blackpool by City, town and village the 20 May 2021

Blackpool’s Administration

Address of Blackpool civic centreBlackpoolCivic centre Blackpool
Customer First Centre Municipal Building Corporation Street

Blackpool FY1 1NF
United Kingdom

Work+44 0125347747
civic centre phone number0125347747
International: +44 0125347747
civic centre fax numberNot available
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Blackpool ENG official
Phone: Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 5.15 pm, Saturday 10.00 am to 1.00 pm
Blackpool mayorAmy Cross

Demographics of Blackpool

Name of Blackpool’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants140 000 population97 / 75
Population density in Blackpool10 404,5 pop/sq mi (4 017,2 pop/km²)

Blackpool's administrative numbers

Blackpool's city codeGB-BPL
Blackpool's city postcodeFY1 1NF

Information on the city of Blackpool

Cities twinned with Blackpool
China SanyaGermany Bottrop
Natural parksBlackpool isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Blackpool

Arabic: بلاكبولAzerbaijani: BləkpulBulgarian: Блакпул
Bengali: ব্ল্যাকপুলGreek: ΜπλάκπουλPersian: بلکپول
Armenian: ԲլեքփուլJapanese: ブラックプールGeorgian: ბლეკპული
Korean: 블랙풀Lithuanian: BlakpulasRussian: Блэкпул
Thai: แบล็กพูลUkrainian: БлекпулChinese: 黑潭

Transportation modes in Blackpool

Urban transportation systems availableTram
Blackpool Airport 4.9 km
Barrow/Walney Island Airport 37.6 km
Liverpool John Lennon Airport 55.1 km

Blackpool's territory

Blackpool's area13,46 sq mi (34,85 km²)
Blackpool's altitude39 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 53.8142
Longitude: -3.05028
Latitude: 53° 48' 51'' North
Longitude: 3° 3' 1'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

Blackpool’s neighbouring towns

Blackpool neighbouring towns
Neighbouring townsStaining
Blackpool neighbouring towns
Staining 3.1 kmSingleton 7.4 kmHambleton 8.6 km
Lytham 9.7 kmOut Rawcliffe 10.4 kmFleetwood 11.2 km
Elswick 11.2 kmKirkham 11.7 kmGreat Eccleston 11.8 km
Preesall 12.3 kmFreckleton 13.5 kmPilling 15.2 km
Nateby 17.1 kmLea 18.9 kmCatterall 19 km
Woodplumpton 19.1 kmLongton 19.3 kmSouthport 20 km
Barton 20.1 kmGarstang 20.2 kmHutton 20.5 km

Distance between Blackpool and other main cities

London : 324 kmBirmingham : 167 kmLeeds : 99 km
Glasgow : 240 kmSheffield : 115 kmBradford : 85 km
Manchester : 66 kmEdinburgh : 238 kmLiverpool : 46 km
Bristol : 265 kmCardiff : 260 kmWakefield : 103 km
Coventry : 187 kmWigan : 42 km closestDudley : 159 km

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Other information on the city of Blackpool

Nuclear power plantHeysham nuclear power station 26 km