Leigh-on-Sea

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Leigh-on-Sea
Old Leigh.jpg
The Old Leigh waterfront at low tide, with cockle boats
Leigh-on-Sea is located in Essex
Leigh-on-Sea
Leigh-on-Sea
Location within Essex
Population22,509 (2011)[1]
OS grid referenceTQ841859
Civil parish
  • Leigh-on-Sea[2]
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townLEIGH-ON-SEA
Postcode districtSS9
Dialling code01702
PoliceEssex
FireEssex
AmbulanceEast of England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Essex
51°32′33″N 0°39′13″E / 51.5425°N 0.6535°E / 51.5425; 0.6535Coordinates: 51°32′33″N 0°39′13″E / 51.5425°N 0.6535°E / 51.5425; 0.6535

Leigh-on-Sea ( /ˌl-/) is a town and civil parish in Essex, England. It is a district of Southend-on-Sea, with its own town council. In 2011, it had a population of 22,509.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Civil Parish population 2011". Retrieved 21 September 2015.
  2. "Leigh-on-Sea Town Council - Home". www.leighonseatowncouncil.gov.uk.