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Pontefract, United Kingdom

Pontefract is a mid-size place in the region of England in United Kingdom with a population of approximately 28,620 people and is one of the largest places in United Kingdom. Find all facts and information about Pontefract.

Facts and figures on Pontefract at a glance

Name: Pontefract (Pontefract)
Status: Mid-size place
Population: 28,620 people
Region name (Level 2): City and Borough of Wakefield
Region name (Level 1): England
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe

Pontefract is located in the region of England. England's capital London (London) is approximately 256 km / 159 mi away from Pontefract (as the crow flies). The distance from Pontefract to United Kingdom's capital London (London) is approximately 256 km / 159 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Pontefract to the largest places in United Kingdom.

Facts and figures about Pontefract
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Pontefract PontefractMid-size place28,620 peopleEngland England

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Information on Pontefract

Information on Pontefract
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Pontefract PontefractCity and Borough of Wakefield City and Borough of WakefieldEngland EnglandUnited KingdomEurope

Time in Pontefract

Time in Pontefract
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 21 Jan 2021 - 9:43pmNoThu, 21 Jan 2021 - 9:43pmUTCEurope/London

Geographic coordinates of Pontefract

Latitude & Longitude of Pontefract
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map53°41'27.9"N (53.6910700°)1°18'45.7"W (-1.3126900°)

Distances from Pontefract

Distances from Pontefract
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
5,958 km north of the equator87 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Pontefract

Places around Pontefract

11 places found within 5 km around Pontefract. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Pontefract
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Carleton Carleton-2.2 km 1.4 mishow
Purston Jaglin Purston Jaglin-2.5 km 1.6 mishow
Ferrybridge Ferrybridge1,4913.1 km 1.9 mishow
Featherstone Featherstone10,6133.3 km 2.0 mishow
Darrington Darrington-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
East Hardwick East Hardwick-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
High Ackworth High Ackworth-4.1 km 2.6 mishow
Knottingley Knottingley13,8044.2 km 2.6 mishow
Low Ackworth Low Ackworth1,5004.6 km 2.9 mishow
Brotherton Brotherton-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
Byram Byram1,4065.0 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Pontefract

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External sources of information on Pontefract

Pontefract on Wikipedia