Harborough

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Harborough District
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Harborough


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Geography
Status:District
Region:East Midlands
Admin. County:Leicestershire
Area:
- Total
Ranked 79th
592.70 km²
Admin. HQ:Market Harborough
ONS code:31UD
Demographics
Population:
- Total (2003 est.)
- Density
Ranked 295th
79,132
134 / km²
Ethnicity:97.9% White
1.0% S.Asian
Politics
Harborough District Council
http://www.harborough.gov.uk/
Leadership:Leader & Cabinet
Executive:Liberal Democrats
MPs:Alan Duncan, Edward Garnier, Andrew Robathan

Harborough is a local government district of Leicestershire, England, named for its main town, Market Harborough. Other settlements in the district include Broughton Astley, Lutterworth, Kibworth. The north-western area of the district runs directly into the Leicester urban area, and includes such villages as Thurnby, Bushby and Scraptoft.

Parishes

Market Harborough is unparished. There have been calls to set up a town council for the area.


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Districts of England - East Midlands Flag of England

Amber Valley | Ashfield | Bassetlaw | Blaby | Bolsover | Boston | Broxtowe | Charnwood | Chesterfield | Corby | Daventry | Derby | Derbyshire Dales | East Lindsey | East Northamptonshire | Erewash | Gedling | Harborough | High Peak | Hinckley and Bosworth | Kettering | Leicester | Lincoln | Mansfield | Melton | Newark and Sherwood | Northampton | North East Derbyshire | North Kesteven | North West Leicestershire | Nottingham | Oadby and Wigston | Rushcliffe | Rutland | South Derbyshire | South Holland | South Kesteven | South Northamptonshire | Wellingborough | West Lindsey

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

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