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Local authoritiesEdit

There are six unitary authorities in Berkshire, which were formed following the dissolution of Berkshire County Council on 31 March 1998.[1]

Local authority Population Towns
Bracknell Forest 109,617[2] Bracknell, Crowthorne, Sandhurst
Reading 155,700[3] Reading
Slough 140,200[4] Slough
West Berkshire 104,483[5] Newbury, Thatcham, Hungerford, Calcot
Windsor and Maidenhead 133,626[6] Windsor, Maidenhead, Ascot, Eton
Wokingham 126,229[7] Wokingham, Woodley, Earley, Winnersh

TownsEdit

There are no cities in the county with instead a relatively dense proportion of towns: Reading and Slough are the largest. Both large towns are home to universities and each has three railway stations.

Civil parishesEdit

Other settlementsEdit

The following is a list of settlements that cannot be categorized as towns or parishes; as such the majority are suburbs, small villages, or hamlets.

Bracknell ForestEdit

ReadingEdit

SloughEdit

West BerkshireEdit

Windsor and MaidenheadEdit

WokinghamEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "REVIEW OF THE YEAR 1998/1999" (PDF). Berkshire Record Office. 4 April 2002. Retrieved 5 January 2009.
  2. ^ "Bracknell Forest (Local Authority)". Key Figures for 2001 Census: Census Area Statistics. Office for National Statistics. 2008. Retrieved 4 January 2009.
  3. ^ "Reading (Local Authority)". Key Figures for 2001 Census: Census Area Statistics. Office for National Statistics. 2008. Retrieved 4 January 2009.
  4. ^ "Slough(Local Authority)". Key Figures for 2001 Census: Census Area Statistics. Office for National Statistics. 2008. Retrieved 4 January 2009.
  5. ^ "West Berkshire (Local Authority)". Key Figures for 2001 Census: Census Area Statistics. Office for National Statistics. 2008. Retrieved 4 January 2009.
  6. ^ "Windsor and Maidenhead (Local Authority)". Key Figures for 2001 Census: Census Area Statistics. Office for National Statistics. 2008. Retrieved 4 January 2009.
  7. ^ "Wokingham (Local Authority)". Key Figures for 2001 Census: Census Area Statistics. Office for National Statistics. 2008. Retrieved 4 January 2009.

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