Lancashire is one of the 48 counties in England with an approximate population of 1,487,165 making it the 8th most populated county in England. It has an area of 3075 km2, ranking it 17th in terms of area in England. It is bordered by the following counties in England: Merseyside, Greater Manchester, West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire and Cumbria.  Various Lancashire Towns and villages are listed in this article. In terms of districts, the following districts form the Lancashire county:

DISTRICT POPULATION AREA (km2)
POPULATION DENSITY
1 Blackburn with Darwen 147,211 137 1,075
2 City of Lancaster 142,503 576 247
3 Blackpool 142,066 35 4,059
4 City of Preston 141,801 142 999
5 Chorley 114,408 203 564
6 West Lancashire 113,418 347 326
7 Wyre 110,301 282 391
8 South Ribble 110,107 113 974
9 Pendle 90,611 169 536
10 Burnley 87,511 111 788
11 Hyndburn 80,506 73 1,102
12 Fylde 78,012 166 470
13 Rossendale 69,908 138 507
14 Ribble Valley 58,802 583 101
Total 1,487,165 3,075 484

Listed below are Lancashire Towns and Villages in order of Population. The data is from the census of 2011. Cities in Lancashire are listed in bold.

Location of Lancashire Towns and Villages

Location of Lancashire Towns and Villages

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TOWN/VILLAGE POPULATION STATUS
1 Blackpool 142,024 Town
2 Preston 122,584 Town
3 Blackburn 117,952 Town
4 Burnley 73,158 Town
5 Accrington 54,652 Town
6 Lancaster 52,354 Town
7 Lytham St Annes 42,954 Town
8 Skelmersdale 38,458 Town
9 Leyland 35,489 Town
10 Morecambe 34,785 Town
11 Chorley 34,568 Town
12 Darwen 31,567 Town
13 Cleveleys 31,158 Town
14 Fleetwood 25,658 Town
15 Ormskirk 24,589 Town
16 Penwortham 23,458 Town
17 Rawtenstall 22,568 Town
18 Colne 18,864 Town
19 Poulton-le-Fylde 18,658 Town
20 Haslingden 16,854 Town
21 Clitheroe 15,248 Town
22 Bacup 13,325 Town
23 Bamber Bridge 12,154 Village
24 Great Harwood 11,248 Town
25 Barnoldswick 11,025 Town
26 Oswaldtwistle 10,568 Village
27 Padiham 10,254 Town
28 Euxton 9,989 Village
29 Burscough 9,485 Village
30 Aughton 8,326 Village
31 Kirkham 7,654 Town
32 Whitworth 7,562 Town
33 Upholland 7,354 Village
34 Torrisholme 6,745 Village
35 Farington 6,675 Village
36 Rishton 6,548 Town
37 Freckleton 6,024 Village
38 Adlington 6,012 Town
39 Preesall 5,691 Village
40 Carnforth 5,654 Town
41 Tarleton 5,651 Village
42 Longton 5,515 Village
43 Holmes 5,366 Village
44 Mere Brow 5,357 Village
45 Ellel 4,891 Village
46 Clayton-le-Moors 4,782 Town
47 Church 4,715 Village
48 Huncoat 4,417 Village
49 Garstang 4,351 Town
50 Eccleston 4,295 Village
51 Bolton-le-Sands 4,128 Village
52 Baxenden 4,015 Village
53 Buckshaw Village 4,012 Village
54 Lostock Hall 3,867 Village
55 Walton-le-Dale 3,794 Village
56 Stacksteads 3,791 Village
57 Withnell 3,638 Village
58 Whalley 3,621 Village
59 Medlar  Wesham 3,584 Town
60 Scarisbrick 3,557 Village
61 Astley Village 3,021 Village
62 Croston 2,958 Village
63 Hambleton 2,746 Village
64 Grimsargh 2,664 Village
65 Ulnes Walton 2,659 Village
66 Parbold 2,548 Village
67 Staining 2,294 Village
68 Hutton 2,271 Village
69 Cliviger 2,249 Village
70 New Longton 2,247 Village
71 Calder Vale 2,154 Village
72 Halsall 2,059 Village
73 Edenfield 2,054 Village
74 Rufford 2,051 Village
75 Pilling 2,028 Village
76 Heath Charnock 2,027 Village
77 Whittingham 2,015 Village
78 Hapton 1,983 Village
79 Walmer Bridge 1,816 Village
80 Broughton 1,726 Village
81 Mawdesley 1,719 Village
82 Ribchester 1,599 Village
83 Silverdale 1,548 Village
84 Cabus 1,542 Village
85 Salesbury 1,537 Village
86 Salesbury 1,536 Village
87 Stalmine 1,487 Village
88 Great Eccleston 1,486 Village
89 Sabden 1,435 Village
90 Brinscall 1,432 Village
91 Read 1,424 Village
92 Goosnargh 1,365 Village
93 Hoddlesden 1,357 Village
94 Anderton 1,326 Village
95 Weir 1,253 Village
96 Forton 1,214 Village
97 Bickerstaffe 1,184 Village
98 Simonstone 1,157 Village
99 Barton 1,153 Village
100 Altham 1,135 Village
101 Chatburn 1,124 Village
102 Elswick 1,083 Village
103 Overton 1,071 Village
104 Newburgh 1,053 Village
105 Chipping 1,047 Village
106 Waddington 1,025 Village
107 Heapey 1,015 Village
108 Brindle 974 Village
109 Lathom 924 Village
110 Westhead 891 Village
111 Singleton 884 Village
112 Hoghton 845 Village
113 Inskip 841 Village
114 Over Kellet 784 Village
115 Grindleton 778 Village
116 Longridge 765 Town
117 Cockerham 674 Village
118 Bretherton 668 Village
119 Nether Kelle 667 Village
120 Weeton with Preese 657 Village
121 Claughton 634 Village
122 Out Rawcliffe 628 Village
123 St Michael’s on Wyre 612 Village
124 Nateby 586 Village
125 Quernmore 571 Village
126 Gisburn 529 Village
127 Bolton-by-Bowland 495 Village
128 Tockholes 471 Village
129 Pleasington 447 Village
130 Balderstone 412 Village
131 Stake Pool 411 Village
132 Tatham 394 Village
133 Dalton 386 Village
134 Rimington 385 Village
135 Pendleton 354 Village
136 Slaidburn 354 Village
137 Newton-in-Bowland 324 Village
138 Eccleshill 321 Village
139 Scotforth 321 Village
140 Scorton 297 Village
141 Eagland Hill 278 Village
142 Great Mitton 265 Village
143 Bracewell 241 Village
144 Great Altcar 241 Village
145 Downham 216 Village
146 Claughton 206 Village
147 Yealand Conyers 196 Village
148 Osbaldeston 195 Village
149 Bashall Eaves 194 Village
150 Priest Hutton 194 Village
151 Borwick 186 Village
152 Bleasdale 165 Village
153 Simonswood 159 Village
154 Gressingham 157 Village
155 Rivington 119 Village
156 Paythorne 97 Village
157 Dinckley 87 Village
158 Ireby 79 Village
159 Cuerden 78 Village
160 Worston 77 Village
161 Newsholme 54 Village

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