Leigh, United Kingdom

Leigh is a mid-size place in the region of England in United Kingdom with a population of approximately 43,626 people and is one of the largest places in United Kingdom. Find all facts and information about Leigh.

Facts and figures on Leigh at a glance

Name: Leigh (Leigh)
Status: Mid-size place
Population: 43,626 people
Region name (Level 2): Borough of Wigan
Region name (Level 1): England
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe

Leigh is located in the region of England. England's capital London (London) is approximately 275 km / 171 mi away from Leigh (as the crow flies). The distance from Leigh to United Kingdom's capital London (London) is approximately 275 km / 171 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Leigh
Leigh LeighMid-size place43,626 peopleEngland England

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Information on Leigh

Information on Leigh
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Leigh LeighBorough of Wigan Borough of WiganEngland EnglandUnited KingdomEurope

Time in Leigh

Time in Leigh
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 29 Sep 2023 - 4:04am (04:04h)In effect (+1 hour)Fri, 29 Sep 2023 - 3:04am (03:04h)GMT UTC +1.0Europe/London

Geographic coordinates of Leigh

Latitude & Longitude of Leigh
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map53°29'47.1"N (53.4964200°)2°31'11.0"W (-2.5197300°)

Distances from Leigh

Distances from Leigh
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
5,937 km north of the equator167 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Leigh

Places around Leigh

12 places found within 5 km around Leigh. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Leigh
Westleigh Westleigh-1.7 km 1.0 mishow
Land Side Land Side-1.7 km 1.0 mishow
Lately Common Lately Common-2.2 km 1.4 mishow
Higher Folds Higher Folds-2.5 km 1.6 mishow
Crankwood Crankwood-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Glazebury Glazebury1,0683.2 km 2.0 mishow
Hindley Green Hindley Green-3.3 km 2.1 mishow
Atherton Atherton20,1493.5 km 2.2 mishow
Bickershaw Bickershaw8263.8 km 2.4 mishow
Tyldesley Tyldesley35,9324.0 km 2.5 mishow
Fowley Common Fowley Common-4.5 km 2.8 mishow
Astley Astley-4.7 km 2.9 mishow

Airports around Leigh

1 airport found within 15 km around Leigh. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Leigh
City Airport Manchester City Airport ManchesterEGCB9.1 km 5.6 mishow

External sources of information on Leigh

Leigh on Wikipedia