Llanarthney

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Llanarthney (Welsh: Llanarthne) is a village and community in Carmarthenshire, Wales, located 7.5 miles to the east of Carmarthen and 6 miles to the south-west of Llandeilo. It had a population of 738 at the 2001 census,[1] of whom 61% are Welsh-speaking (2001 UK Census). At the 2011 Census the population had increased slightly to 765.[2]

The community is bordered by the communities of: Llanegwad; Llangathen; Llanfihangel Aberbythych; Gorslas; Llanddarog; Llangunnor; and Abergwili, all being in Carmarthenshire.

Amenities[edit]

It has been home to the National Botanic Garden of Wales since 2000.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Census 2001
  2. ^ "Community population 2011". Retrieved 14 April 2015. 

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Coordinates: 51°52′N 4°08′W / 51.867°N 4.133°W / 51.867; -4.133