Ballycastle, County Antrim

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Ballycastle
Ballycastle Harbour - geograph.org.uk - 468327.jpg
Ballycastle harbour
Population5,089 (2001 Census)
Irish grid referenceD115407
• Belfast55 miles (89 km)
District
County
CountryNorthern Ireland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBALLYCASTLE
Postcode districtBT54
Dialling code028
PoliceNorthern Ireland
FireNorthern Ireland
AmbulanceNorthern Ireland
EU ParliamentNorthern Ireland
UK Parliament
NI Assembly
Websitewww.northantrim.com
List of places
UK
Northern Ireland
Antrim

Ballycastle is a small town in Northern Ireland, in the United Kingdom.

Population facts[change | change source]

On 29 April 2001, the United Kingdom government had a census and saw that there were 5,089 people living in Ballycastle. They also saw that:

  • 25.3% of people were under 16 years old and 18.7% were over 60 years old
  • 46.8% of people were male and 53.2% were female
  • 77.7% of people were from a Roman Catholic background and 20.5% were from a Protestant background.
  • 5.5% of people aged 16–74 had no job.[4]

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