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List of unitary authorities of England

This is a list of unitary authorities of England ordered by population.

Figures are mid-year estimates for 2018 from the Office for National Statistics.[1] Areas from UK Standard Area Measurements[2]

Rank County Region Population Density
(people/km²)
Area (km²)
1 Cornwall South West 565,968 158 3,546
2 County Durham North East 526,980 235 2,226
3 Wiltshire South West 498,064 152 3,255
4 Bristol South West 463,405 4,186 110
5 Cheshire East North West 380,790 324 1,166
6 Leicester East Midlands 355,218 4,820 73
7 East Riding of Yorkshire Yorkshire and the Humber 339,614 140 2,405
8 Cheshire West and Chester North West 340,502 368 917
9 Nottingham East Midlands 331,069 4,412 75
10 Northumberland North East 320,274 63 5,014
11 Shropshire West Midlands 320,274 99 3,197
12 Brighton & Hove South East 290,395 3,480 83
13 Central Bedfordshire East 283,606 391 716
14 South Gloucestershire South West 282,644 561 497
15 Medway South East 277,855 1,434 194
16 Milton Keynes South East 268,607 866 309
17 Plymouth South West 263,100 3,295 80
18 Hull Yorkshire and the Humber 260,645 3,648 71
19 Derby East Midlands 257,174 3,293 78
20 Stoke-on-Trent West Midlands 255,833 2,732 93
21 Southampton South East 252,796 5,055 50
22 Swindon South West 221,996 957 230
23 Portsmouth South East 215,133 5,315 40
24 Luton East 214,109 4,951 43
25 North Somerset South West 213,919 569 374
26 Warrington North West 209,547 1,160 181
27 York Yorkshire and the Humber 209,893 765 272
28 Peterborough East 201,041 579 343
29 Stockton-on-Tees North East 197,213 958 205
30 Bournemouth South West align="center" align="center"|4,217 46
31 Herefordshire West Midlands 192,107 87 2,180
32 Bath and North East Somerset South West 192,106 545 346
33 Southend-on-Sea East 182,463 4,354 42
34 Telford and Wrekin West Midlands 177,799 605 290
35 North Lincolnshire Yorkshire and the Humber 172,005 202 846
36 Thurrock East 172,525 1,042 164
37 Bedford East 171,623 356 476
38 Wokingham South East 167,979 921 179
39 Reading South East 163,203 4,036 40
40 North East Lincolnshire Yorkshire and the Humber 159,821 833 192
41 West Berkshire South East 158,527 225 704
42 Poole South West align="center" align="center"|2,335 65
43 Windsor and Maidenhead South East 150,906 764 197
44 Blackburn with Darwen North West 148,942 1,085 137
45 Slough South East 149,112 4,571 33
46 Isle of Wight South East 141,538 370 380
47 Middlesbrough North East 140,545 2,609 54
48 Blackpool North West 139,305 4,013 35
49 Redcar and Cleveland North East 136,718 555 245
50 Torbay South West 135,780 2,150 63
51 Halton North West 128,432 1,613 79
52 Bracknell Forest South East 121,676 1,100 109
53 Darlington North East 106,566 538 198
54 Hartlepool North East 93,242 994 94
55 Rutland East Midlands 39,697 103 382

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ {{#switch: | area = "Standard Area Measurements (2016) for Administrative Areas in the United Kingdom". Office for National Statistics. 1 February 2017. Retrieved 9 February 2017. | #default = "Population Estimates for UK, England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, Mid-2018". Office for National Statistics. 28 June 2019. Retrieved 4 July 2019.}
  2. ^ {{#switch: area | area = "Standard Area Measurements (2016) for Administrative Areas in the United Kingdom". Office for National Statistics. 1 February 2017. Retrieved 9 February 2017. | #default = "Population Estimates for UK, England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, Mid-2018". Office for National Statistics. 28 June 2019. Retrieved 4 July 2019.}