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Islington

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Islington

Buildings on Islington High Street
Islington
Islington
Location within Greater London
Area14.86 km2 (5.74 sq mi) (whole Borough)
Population206,125 (2011 census) (whole borough)[1]
• Density13,871/km2 (35,930/sq mi)
OS grid referenceTQ315844
London borough
Ceremonial countyGreater London
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townLONDON
Postcode districtN1
Dialling code020
PoliceMetropolitan
FireLondon
AmbulanceLondon
UK Parliament
  • Islington South and Finsbury
London Assembly
  • North East
List of places
UK
England
London
51°32′38″N 0°06′10″W / 51.5440°N 0.1027°W / 51.5440; -0.1027Coordinates: 51°32′38″N 0°06′10″W / 51.5440°N 0.1027°W / 51.5440; -0.1027

Islington is a district in north London, in the United Kingdom. The area usually called Islington is only part of the London Borough of Islington. It is a fashionable area and has with large well-built houses and is close to the City of London.

References

  1. 2011 Census Nomis Web, UK Government Official Statistics Provider


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