Essex, United Kingdom

Essex is an administrative subregion in in United Kingdom with a population of approximately 1,455,340 people.

Facts and figures on Essex at a glance

Region name: Essex (Essex)
Status: Adminstrative subregion
Population: 1,455,340 people
Region name (Level 1):
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Essex (Essex) is located in Chelmsford (Chelmsford) with a population of 111,511 people. The distance as the crow flies from Essex's regional headquarters Chelmsford to United Kingdom's capital London (London) is approximately 48 km (30 mi).

Facts and figures on Essex
RegionPopulationRegional headquartersPopulation
Essex Essex1,455,340 peopleChelmsford Chelmsford111,511 people

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Map of Essex

Map of Essex

Information on Essex

Information on Essex
Region nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Essex Essex United KingdomEurope

Time in Essex

Time in Essex
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 2 Oct 2023 - 7:28pm (19:28h)In effect (+1 hour)Mon, 2 Oct 2023 - 6:28pm (18:28h)GMT UTC +1.0Europe/London

Geographic coordinates of Essex

Latitude & Longitude of Essex
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map51°49'60.0"N (51.8333300°)0°34'60.0"E (0.5833300°)

Subregions in Essex

There are 12 administrative subregions in Essex.
Subregions in Essex
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Basildon District Basildon District1.183,378--
Braintree District Braintree District2.150,999--
Brentwood District Brentwood District3.76,386--
Castle Point District Castle Point District4.89,731--
Chelmsford District Chelmsford District5.174,089--
Colchester District Colchester District6.186,635--
Epping Forest District Epping Forest District7.130,321--
Harlow District Harlow District8.85,995--
Maldon District Maldon District9.63,350--
Rochford Rochford10.85,670--
Tendring District Tendring District11.142,598--
Uttlesford District Uttlesford District12.86,188--

External sources of information on Essex

Essex on Wikipedia