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Grangetown, Cardiff

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Grangetown, Cardiff

Grangetown is a community in the south of Cardiff, capital of Wales. It is one of the largest districts in the south of the city and is bordered by Riverside, Canton and Butetown. The River Taff winds its way through the area. Adjacent to the city's Cardiff Bay area, Grangetown is benefitting from the nearby developments and is experiencing a period of gentrification and improvements in its infrastructure. Its population as of 2001 was 14,367 in 6,230 households.
Post townCARDIFF
Administrative CountyCardiff
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridST1774
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code029
Population14,367 (2001)
 

Other names by which Grangetown, Cardiff has been known in the past

Grange Town

Grangetown, Cardiff in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Grange Town.-- ry. sta. and SW. suburb of Cardiff, Glamorgan; P.O.

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