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Leicester, United Kingdom

Leicester is a large place in the region of England in United Kingdom with a population of approximately 339,239 people and is one of the largest places in United Kingdom. Find all facts and information about Leicester.

Facts and figures on Leicester at a glance

Name: Leicester (Leicester)
Status: Large place
Population: 339,239 people
Region name (Level 3): Charnwood District
Region name (Level 2): City of Leicester
Region name (Level 1): England
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe

Leicester is located in the region of England. England's capital London (London) is approximately 143 km / 89 mi away from Leicester (as the crow flies). The distance from Leicester to United Kingdom's capital London (London) is approximately 143 km / 89 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Leicester
Leicester LeicesterLarge place339,239 peopleEngland England

Map of Leicester

Map of Leicester, United Kingdom / View larger map of Leicester

Hotels in Leicester

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Information on Leicester

Information on Leicester
Place nameRegion name Level 3Region name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Leicester LeicesterCharnwood District Charnwood DistrictCity of Leicester City of LeicesterEngland EnglandUnited KingdomEurope

Time in Leicester

Time in Leicester
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 27 Jan 2023 - 10:16amNoFri, 27 Jan 2023 - 10:16amUTCEurope/London

Geographic coordinates of Leicester

Latitude & Longitude of Leicester
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map52°38'19.0"N (52.6386000°)1°07'54.1"W (-1.1316900°)

Distances from Leicester

Distances from Leicester
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
5,841 km north of the equator77 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Leicester

Places around Leicester

7 places found within 5 km around Leicester. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Leicester
Belgrave Belgrave-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Humberstone Humberstone-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Birstall Birstall-3.3 km 2.0 mishow
Braunstone Braunstone-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Aylestone Aylestone-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Glenfield Glenfield10,0004.4 km 2.7 mishow
Oadby Oadby23,1844.9 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around Leicester

No airports found within 15 km around Leicester. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km

External sources of information on Leicester

Leicester on Wikipedia