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Population10,646 (2001 Census)
Irish grid referenceH8178
• Belfast45 miles
CountryNorthern Ireland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Postcode districtBT80
Dialling code028
PoliceNorthern Ireland
FireNorthern Ireland
AmbulanceNorthern Ireland
EU ParliamentNorthern Ireland
UK Parliament
NI Assembly
List of places
Northern Ireland

Cookstown is a small town in Northern Ireland which is in the United Kingdom. 10646 people live in the town. The main street in Cookstown is the longest and widest in Ireland.[3]

Population facts[change | change source]

On 29 April 2001 the United Kingdom government had a census and found out that there were 10,646 people living in Cookstown. They also found that:

  • 26.0% of the people were less than 16 years old and 15.6% were over 60 years old
  • 49.7% of the people were males and 50.3% were females
  • 52.8% were from a Roman Catholic background and 45.1% were from a Protestant background
  • 3.9% of people aged from 16 to 74 had no job.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Cookstown District Council".
  2. "Ulster-Scots guide to Beaghmore stone circles – Department of the Environment" (PDF).
  3. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2008-01-02. Retrieved 2008-04-06.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link) CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  4. "NI Neighbourhood Information Service NISRA". Archived from the original on 2007-07-20. Retrieved 2008-04-06.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)