Swindon town centre from Radnor Street Cemetery
Swindon shown within Wiltshire
|Population||209,156 (Borough, 2011 census)|
|OS grid reference|
|- London||71 miles (114 km)|
|Unitary authority||Borough of Swindon|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Postcode district||SN1-6, SN25, SN26|
|EU Parliament||South West England|
|UK Parliament||North Swindon|
Swindon is a large town in the Borough of Swindon in the county of Wiltshire, South West England. It is the largest settlement in Wiltshire. About 160,000 people live there. It is 81 miles west of London, 40 miles west of Reading, Berkshire, and 40 miles east of Bristol.
References[change | change source]
- "Swindon - 2011 Census". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. http://neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemination/LeadKeyFigures.do?a=7&b=6275271&c=Swindon&d=13&e=62&g=6393411&i=1001x1003x1032x1004&m=0&r=1&enc=1. Retrieved 30 October 2015.