Dungannon

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Dungannon
Dungannon from SE 258959.jpg
The south east of the town (Killyman Road, looking towards the town centre). St Patrick's Roman Catholic Chapel in the background.
Population 15,889 (2011 Census)
Irish grid reference H7962
• Belfast 40 miles (64 km)
District
County
Country Northern Ireland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town DUNGANNON
Postcode district BT70
BT71
Dialling code 028
Police Northern Ireland
Fire Northern Ireland
Ambulance Northern Ireland
EU Parliament Northern Ireland
UK Parliament
NI Assembly
Website [1]
List of places
UK
Northern Ireland
Tyrone

Dungannon is a town in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, in the United Kingdom.

Population facts[change | change source]

On 29 April 2001 the United Kingdom government had a census and found that were 11,139 people living in Dungannon. Of these:

  • 24.0% were under 16 years old and 17.8% were over 60 years old
  • 47.4% of the people were male and 52.7% were female
  • 57.6% were from a Roman Catholic background and 40.3% were from a Protestant background
  • 3.7% of people aged 16-74 had no job. [2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Rathgannon is the translation used by Dungannon and South Tyrone Borough Council. Dungannon, as in English, is also used by the North/South Ministerial Council.
  2. NI Neighbourhood Information Service

Other websites[change | change source]

Media related to Towns and villages in County Tyrone at Wikimedia Commons