Ashfield

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Ashfield District
Ashfield
Shown within Nottinghamshire
Geography
Status:District
Region:East Midlands
Admin. County:Nottinghamshire
Area:
- Total
Ranked 236th
109.56 km²
Admin. HQ:Kirkby-in-Ashfield
ONS code:37UB
Demographics
Population:
- Total (2003 est.)
- Density
Ranked 182nd
112,574
1,028 / km²
Ethnicity:98.9% White
Politics
Ashfield District Council
http://www.ashfield-dc.gov.uk/
Leadership:Leader & Cabinet
Executive:Labour
MPs:Geoff Hoon, Paddy Tipping

Ashfield is a local government district in western Nottinghamshire, England. According to the 2001 UK census, it has a population of 111,387. The borough is mostly urban, with a tradition of coal mining. There are three towns in the district; the largest being Sutton-in-Ashfield. Settlements in the district include:

Annesley, Annesley Woodhouse
Hucknall, Huthwaite
Jacksdale
Kirkby-in-Ashfield
Selston, Stanton Hill, Sutton-in-Ashfield
Teversal
Underwood

The district was formed on April 1, 1974 by the merger of urban districts of Hucknall, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, and Sutton-in-Ashfield and part of Basford Rural District.

The Ashfield District Council website is at www.ashfield-dc.gov.uk

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Administrative counties with multiple districts: Derbyshire - Leicestershire - Lincolnshire - Northamptonshire - Nottinghamshire

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