Ellon, Aberdeenshire

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Ellon
Ellon Town Centre and the River Ythan.jpg
Ellon Town Centre and the River Ythan
Ellon is located in Aberdeen
Ellon
Ellon
Location within Aberdeenshire
Population9,860 (2006)[1]
OS grid referenceNJ948306
Council area
Lieutenancy area
CountryScotland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townELLON
Postcode districtAB41
Dialling code01358
PoliceScottish
FireScottish
AmbulanceScottish
UK Parliament
Scottish Parliament
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57°21′58″N 2°05′10″W / 57.366°N 02.086°W / 57.366; -02.086Coordinates: 57°21′58″N 2°05′10″W / 57.366°N 02.086°W / 57.366; -02.086

Ellon is a town in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, approximately 16 miles north of Aberdeen, lying on the River Ythan (pronounced eye-than) which has one of the few undeveloped river estuaries on the eastern coast of Scotland. It is in the ancient region of Formartine.

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