Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

Northern Ireland is one of 4 primary administrative regions in United Kingdom with a population of approximately 1,862,137 people.

Facts and figures on Northern Ireland at a glance

Region name: Northern Ireland (Northern Ireland)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,862,137 people
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Northern Ireland (Northern Ireland) is located in the regional capital Belfast (Belfast) with a population of 345,418 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Northern Ireland's regional capital Belfast to United Kingdom's capital London (London) is approximately 519 km (322 mi).

Facts and figures about Northern Ireland
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Northern Ireland Northern Ireland1,862,137 peopleBelfast Belfast345,418 people

Compare with other regions in United Kingdom.

Map of Northern Ireland

Map of Northern Ireland

Information on Northern Ireland

Information on Northern Ireland
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Northern Ireland Northern IrelandBelfast Belfast23United KingdomEurope

Time in Northern Ireland

Time in Northern Ireland
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 5 Mar 2024 - 1:32pm (13:32h)NoTue, 5 Mar 2024 - 1:32pm (13:32h)UTCEurope/London

Geographic coordinates of Northern Ireland

Latitude & Longitude of Northern Ireland
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map54°30'00.0"N (54.5000000°)6°30'00.0"W (-6.5000000°)

Subregions in Northern Ireland

There are 23 administrative subregions in Northern Ireland.
Subregions in Northern Ireland
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Antrim and Newtownabbey Antrim and Newtownabbey1.141,032Antrim Antrim19,661
Antrim and Newtownabbey Antrim and Newtownabbey2.141,032Newtownabbey Newtownabbey63,860
Ards and North Down Ards and North Down3.159,593Bangor Bangor61,011
Ards and North Down Ards and North Down4.159,593Newtownards Newtownards29,363
Armagh City Banbridge and Craigavon Armagh City Banbridge and Craigavon5.210,260Craigavon Craigavon59,236
Armagh City Banbridge and Craigavon Armagh City Banbridge and Craigavon6.210,260Armagh Armagh14,801
Armagh City Banbridge and Craigavon Armagh City Banbridge and Craigavon7.210,260Banbridge Banbridge16,173
Causeway Coast and Glens Causeway Coast and Glens8.143,525Coleraine Coleraine25,681
City of Belfast City of Belfast9.339,579Belfast Belfast345,418
City of Belfast City of Belfast10.339,579Castlereagh Castlereagh56,679
Derry City and Strabane Derry City and Strabane11.150,142Derry Derry83,652
Derry City and Strabane Derry City and Strabane12.150,142Strabane Strabane14,198
Fermanagh and Omagh Fermanagh and Omagh13.115,799Enniskillen Enniskillen14,472
Fermanagh and Omagh Fermanagh and Omagh14.115,799Omagh Omagh21,056
Lisburn and Castlereagh Lisburn and Castlereagh15.141,181Lisburn Lisburn77,506
Mid and East Antrim Mid and East Antrim16.137,821Ballymena Ballymena28,932
Mid and East Antrim Mid and East Antrim17.137,821Carrickfergus Carrickfergus29,208
Mid and East Antrim Mid and East Antrim18.137,821Larne Larne18,421
Mid Ulster Mid Ulster19.145,389Magherafelt Magherafelt9,157
Mid Ulster Mid Ulster20.145,389Cookstown Cookstown11,081
Mid Ulster Mid Ulster21.145,389Dungannon Dungannon11,935
Newry Mourne and Down Newry Mourne and Down22.177,816Downpatrick Downpatrick10,507
Newry Mourne and Down Newry Mourne and Down23.177,816Newry Newry27,757

External sources of information on Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland on Wikipedia