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55°49′44″N 3°55′19″W / 55.829°N 3.922°W Coordinates: 55°49′44″N 3°55′19″W / 55.829°N 3.922°W
North Lanarkshire Council
180 sq mi (470 km
1,800/sq mi (695/km
ONS code 00QZ
ISO 3166 code GB-NLK
www .northlanarkshire .gov .uk
North Lanarkshire ( Scots: , North Lanrikshire Scottish Gaelic: ) is one of 32 Siorrachd Lannraig a Tuath council areas of Scotland. It borders onto the northeast of the City of Glasgow and contains much of Glasgow's suburbs and commuter towns and villages. It also borders East Dunbartonshire, Falkirk, Stirling, South Lanarkshire and West Lothian. The council covers parts of the traditional counties of Dunbartonshire, Lanarkshire and Stirlingshire.
The area was formed in 1996, largely made up from the
Cumbernauld and Kilsyth, Motherwell and parts from the former Monklands District Council (1975-1996) as well as significant elements of Strathclyde Regional Council.
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