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Stoke-on-Trent (often abbreviated to Stoke), also called The Potteries, is a city in Staffordshire, England, which forms a linear conurbation stretching for 12 miles (19 km), with an area of 36 square miles . Together with the Borough of Newcastle-under-Lyme, Stoke forms The Potteries Urban Area. This, together with the rural Staffordshire Moorlands area, forms North Staffordshire, which in 2011 had a population of 469,000.
Administrative CountyCity of Stoke-on-Trent
Traditional CountyStaffordshire
OS GridSJ8747
OS Settlement ClassificationCity
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityStaffordshire

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