Thurrock

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Thurrock

Borough of Thurrock
Lakeside Shopping Centre
Lakeside Shopping Centre
Shown within Essex
Shown within Essex
Coordinates: 51°30′00″N 0°25′00″E / 51.50000°N 0.41667°E / 51.50000; 0.41667
CountryUnited Kingdom
Constituent countryEngland
RegionEast
Ceremonial CountyEssex
Government
 • BodyThurrock Council
 • LeadershipLeader & Cabinet[1]
 • ExecutiveConservative Administration,
(Council NOC)
 • MPsJackie Doyle-Price (C)
Stephen Metcalfe (C)
 • Leader of the CouncilCllr Robert Gledhill (C)
 • Mayor of ThurrockCllr Tunde Ojetola (C)
Area
 • Total163.38 km2 (63.08 sq mi)
Population
 • TotalRanked 112th
167,000
 • Density1,021/km2 (2,640/sq mi)
 • Ethnicity[2]
80.9% White British
4.9% Other White
3.8% Asian
7.8% Black
2.0% Mixed Race
0.6% other
Time zoneGMT
 • Summer (DST)British Summer Time
ONS code00KG (ONS)
E06000034 (GSS)
Websitewww.thurrock.gov.uk

Thurrock (/ˈθʌrək/) is a unitary authority area with borough status in the English ceremonial county of Essex.

References[change | change source]

  1. "The Cabinet and its members | Cabinet | Thurrock Council". www.thurrock.gov.uk.
  2. Services, Good Stuff IT. "Thurrock - UK Census Data 2011". UK Census Data.