Blackburn

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Coordinates: 53°44′42″N 2°28′37″W / 53.7449°N 2.4769°W / 53.7449; -2.4769

Blackburn
Blackburn Lancashire Townscape.jpg
View south–southeast across central Blackburn
Blackburn is located in Lancashire
Blackburn

 Blackburn shown within Lancashire
Population 105,085 [1]
    - Density  11,114 /sq mi (4,291 /km2)[1]
OS grid reference SD685277
    - London  184 mi (296 km) SSE 
Unitary authority Blackburn with Darwen
Ceremonial county Lancashire
Region North West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BLACKBURN
Postcode district BB1 – BB2
Dialling code 01254
Police Lancashire
Fire Lancashire
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament Blackburn
List of places
UK
England
Lancashire

Blackburn is a town in Lancashire, England. The town has a population of about 105,000 people. Blackburn is mentioned in one of the Beatles' songs. The town's football team is Blackburn Rovers F.C.

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