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Burnley (borough)

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Borough of Burnley
Burnley
Shown within Lancashire
Geography
Status:Borough
Region:North West England
Admin. County:Lancashire
Area:
- Total
Ranked 233rd
110.70 km²
Admin. HQ:Burnley
ONS code:30UD
Demographics
Population:
- Total (2003 est.)
- Density
Ranked 258th
88,530
800 / km²
Ethnicity:91.8% White
7.2% S.Asian
Politics
Missing image
Arms-burnley.jpg
Arms of Burnley Borough Council


Burnley Borough Council
http://www.burnley.gov.uk/
Leadership:Leader & Cabinet
Executive:Labour
MP:Kitty Ussher

Burnley is a local government district with borough status in Lancashire in North West England. It is named for its main town, Burnley.

The borough's population is around 90,000--it hit almost 100,000 in the 1960s, but experienced a two-decade decline, before settling around 90,000.

Places in the borough of Burnley include:

The current borders date from April 1, 1974, when the former county borough of Burnley merged with Padiham urban district and part of Burnley Rural District.


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