Bristol Built-up Area

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Bristol Built-Up Area
Conurbation
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Constituent country England
Largest settlements
Area
 • Total 55.76 sq mi (144.42 km2)
Population (2015 estimate)
 • Total 724,000 [1]
 • Rank 8th
 • Density 11,636/sq mi (4,492.6/km2)
Time zone UTC+0 (GMT)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+1 (BST)
Postcode BS
Area code(s) 0117, 01275, 01454

The Bristol Built-Up Area is a term used by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) to refer to a conurbation in based around the city of Bristol, in South West England. It was formerly known as the Bristol Urban Area. It is the 7th largest urban area in England and 8th largest in the United Kingdom. It covers the contiguous built-up area around Bristol, including the Kingswood, Mangotsfield, Stoke Gifford, Bradley Stoke, Patchway, Filton, Almondsbury, Frampton Cotterell and Winterbourne areas within South Gloucestershire; Pill and Easton-in-Gordano within North Somerset; and part of Whitchurch which falls within the administrative area of Bath and North East Somerset.[2]

Subdivisions[edit]

Bristol Built-up Area and its urban subdivisions in 2011
  Bristol subdivision
  Other subdivisions
  City of Bristol unitary authority boundary
Urban subdivision Population Census 2011
Bristol 535,907
Filton 59,495
Frampton Cotterell & Winterbourne 14,694
Pill 4,828
Almondsbury 855
Leigh Woods 553
Whiteshill 403
Hambrook 349
Coalpit Heath 196
Total 617,280

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Coordinates: 51°24′N 2°34′W / 51.4°N 2.56°W / 51.4; -2.56