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Information on Risca

The Town of Risca is located in Wales. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
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Risca Town COUNCIL

Risca council addressRiscaCivic centre Risca
Pontygwindy House, Ty Pontygwindy, Pontygwindy Rd

Caerphilly CF83 3HU
United Kingdom

Work+44 01443815588
Phone number of Risca council01443815588
International: +44 01443815588
Email of Risca councilNot available
Official website of Risca
Mayor of RiscaJulian Simmonds

Demographics of Risca

Name of Risca inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population11 455 inhabitants35 / 637
Population density in RiscaNot available

Information on Risca

Cities twinned with RiscaCurrently, the town Risca isn’t twinned
Natural parksRisca isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Risca

Cardiff Airport 18.2 miles
Bristol Airport 22.9 miles
Bristol Filton Airport 22.9 miles

Risca territory

Risca areaNot available
Risca altitude138 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 51.6118
Longitude: -3.1018
Latitude: 51° 36' 42'' North
Longitude: 3° 6' 6'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

Risca neighbouring towns and cities

Risca neighbouring municipalities
CrosskeysNeighbouring townsHenllys
Risca neighbouring municipalities
Crosskeys 1.2 milesHenllys 2.4 milesAbercarn 2.8 miles
Ynysddu 2.9 milesFairwater 3.3 milesRudry 3.5 miles
Bedwas, Trethomas and Machen 3.8 milesCwmbran Central 4 milesNewbridge 4.1 miles
Upper Cwmbran 4.3 milesLlantarnam 4.5 milesPontllanfraith 4.6 miles
Newport 4.7 milesCrumlin 4.9 milesPontnewydd 5.1 miles
Croesyceiliog 5.3 milesVan 5.3 milesLlanyrafon 5.3 miles
Caerphilly 5.5 milesLlanbradach and Pwllypant 5.5 milesPenmaen 5.5 miles

Distance between Risca and other main cities and towns

London : 128 milesBirmingham : 79 milesLeeds : 165 miles
Glasgow : 298 milesSheffield : 141 milesBradford : 161 miles
Manchester : 133 milesEdinburgh : 300 milesBristol : 25 miles
Liverpool : 124 milesCardiff : 10 miles closestWakefield : 158 miles
Coventry : 87 milesWigan : 134 milesDudley : 76 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Leisure and activities in Risca surrounding area

No activities found in town Risca

Other information on the Town of Risca

Nuclear power plantOldbury Nuclear Power Station 37 mile
Berkeley Nuclear Power Station 43 mile
Hinkley Point C nuclear power station 45 mile