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Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

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Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

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Aylesbury
Population 58,740 Urban area 70,273 (Mid-2010 estimate) Aylesbury Vale district 174,900 OS grid reference SP818138     - London  36 miles   Civil parish Aylesbury District Aylesbury Vale Shire county Buckinghamshire Region South East Country England Sovereign state United Kingdom Post town AYLESBURY Postcode district HP19, HP20, HP21 Dialling code 01296 Police Fire Ambulance EU Parliament South East England UK Parliament Aylesbury List of places UK England Aylesbury is the county town of Buckinghamshire, England and administrative town of the Aylesbury Vale district in the outskirts of the London commuter belt. Its urban area includes Bierton, Fairford Leys, Stoke Mandeville and Watermead and had a population in 2010 of 70,273 whereas the town, a civil parish and town council had in 2011 a population of 58,740.
DistrictAylesbury Vale
Post townAYLESBURY
Administrative CountyBuckinghamshire
Traditional CountyBuckinghamshire
OS GridSP8113
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBuckinghamshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01296
Population56,392 Urban area 69,021
 

Other names by which Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire has been known in the past

Aeglesberg ~ Aeglesburge ~ Ailesbury ~ Alesbury ~ Alsbury ~ Alsebury ~ Elisberie ~ Eilesberia ~ Eile ~ Eilsbe

Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Aylesbury.-- market town and par., Bucks, 16 miles SE. of Buckingham and 43¼ miles NW. of London by rail, 3302 ac., pop. 7795; 4 Banks, 3 newspapers. Market-days, Wednesday and Saturday. Mfrs. of lace and straw-plaiting are carried on. Great numbers of ducks are reared for the London market. Aylesbuy returned 2 members to Parliament until 1885.

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