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Ainsdale, Sefton

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Ainsdale, Sefton

Ainsdale is a village in the borough of Sefton, Merseyside, England, situated three miles south of Southport, of which it is a suburb. At the 2001 Census it had a population of 12,723. It makes up the southern edge of the town, bordering Formby. The village and roads leading to the beach are middle class areas, with some new modern developments around the station including the addition of the private estate Village Row in 2006 and the Belway estate in 2013.
Administrative CountySefton
Traditional CountyLancashire
OS GridSD3112
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth West
Police AuthorityMerseyside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMerseyside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMerseyside
Ambulance AuthorityNorth West
Dialling code01704
Population12,723 (2001 Census)

Other names by which Ainsdale, Sefton has been known in the past


Ainsdale, Sefton in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Ainsdale, hamlet with ry. sta., SW. Lancashire, 3½ miles S. of Southport; P.O.

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