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List of Cambridgeshire settlements by population

The 22 largest settlements of the county of Cambridgeshire, with cities in bold, and district centres in yellow.

This is a list of settlements in Cambridgeshire by population based on the results of the 2011 census. The next United Kingdom census will take place in 2021. In 2011, there were 22 built-up area subdivisions with 5,000 or more inhabitants in Cambridgeshire, shown in the table below.

Population rankingEdit

# Settlement Borough/District Population (2001)[1][2] Population (2011)[3]
1 Peterborough Peterborough 137,200 161,707
2 Cambridge / Milton Cambridge 127,290 145,818
3 Wisbech Fenland 27,957 31,573
4 St Neots Huntingdonshire 27,480 30,252
5 Huntingdon Huntingdonshire 20,760 23,937
6 March Fenland 18,040 21,051
7 Ely East Cambridgeshire 13,950 19,090
8 St Ives Huntingdonshire 16,000 16,384
9 Whittlesey Fenland 12,442 12,745
10 Chatteris Fenland 8,649 10,298
11 Yaxley Huntingdonshire 7,410 9,174
12 Soham East Cambridgeshire 7,480 9,165
13 Cambourne South Cambridgeshire 1,200 8,186
14 Littleport East Cambridgeshire 6,730 7,935
15 Histon South Cambridgeshire 7,427 7,866
16 Ramsey Huntingdonshire 7,667 7,829
17 Sawston South Cambridgeshire 7,281 7,275
18 Godmanchester Huntingdonshire 5,835 6,506
19 Burwell East Cambridgeshire 5,833 6,309
20 Cottenham South Cambridgeshire 5,478 5,903
21 Sawtry Huntingdonshire 5,568 5,252
22 Waterbeach South Cambridgeshire 4,476 5,210
Brampton Huntingdonshire 5,030 4,862
Melbourn South Cambridgeshire 4,414 4,689
Linton South Cambridgeshire 4,298 4,525

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Peterborough (Unitary District, East of England, United Kingdom) - Population Statistics and Location in Maps and Charts". www.citypopulation.de. Retrieved 22 November 2016.
  2. ^ "Cambridgeshire (County, East of England, United Kingdom) - Population Statistics and Location in Maps and Charts". www.citypopulation.de. Retrieved 22 November 2016.
  3. ^ "KS101EW (Usual resident population) - Nomis - Official Labour Market Statistics". www.nomisweb.co.uk. Retrieved 20 November 2016.