Greater Manchester is a county in England, ranked third in terms of population among all the England counties. There are various Greater Manchester towns, cities and villages as listed in this article. It has an area of 1276 square kilometres and an approximate population of 2,782,552. It has two cities namely Manchester and Salford. This county is bordered by the following other England counties: West Yorkshire, Lancashire, Merseyside, Cheshire and Derbyshire. The following districts make up the Greater Manchester County:

DISTRICT POPULATION AREA(km2) POPULATION DENSITY
1 City of Manchester 541,298 116 4,666
2 Wigan 323,116 188 1,718
3 Stockport 290,611 126 2,306
4 Bolton 283,114 140 2,022
5 City of Salford 248,711 97 2,564
6 Trafford 234,729 106 2,214
7 Oldham 232,722 142 1,639
8 Tameside 223,236 103 2,167
9 Rochdale 216,294 159 1,360
10 Bury 188,721 99 1,906
Total 2,782,552 1,276 2,180

 

The following is the list of the Greater Manchester towns, villlages and cities. The population data is from the census of 2011. Cities are the ones listed in bold.

Location of Greater Manchester Towns and Villages

Location of Greater Manchester Towns and Villages

 

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TOWN/VILLAGE POPULATION STATUS
1 Manchester 541,298 City
2 Stockport 136,123 Town
3 Sale 134,124 Town
4 Bolton 128,146 Town
5 Rochdale 107,978 Town
6 Wigan 103,612 Town
7 Oldham 96,558 Town
8 Bury 78,731 Town
9 Salford 72,781 City
10 Leigh 52,863 Town
11 Altrincham 52,421 Town
12 Ashton-under-Lyne 45,126 Town
13 Middleton 42,981 Town
14 Eccles 38,761 Town
15 Stretford 37,617 Town
16 Walkden 35,621 Town
17 Denton 35,593 Town
18 Chadderton 34,323 Town
19 Radcliffe 34,241 Town
20 Hyde 34,017 Town
21 Prestwich 31,697 Town
22 Farnworth 30,277 Town
23 Westhoughton 29,997 Town
24 Heywood 28,216 Town
25 Cheadle Hulme 26,487 Town
26 Hindley 25,017 Town
27 Golborne 24,173 Town
28 Ashton-in-Makerfield 24,033 Town
29 Stalybridge 23,751 Town
30 Marple 23,691 Town
31 Whitefield 23,297 Town
32 Swinton 22,981 Town
33 Droylsden 22,692 Town
34 Atherton 22,318 Town
35 Royton 21,287 Town
36 Shaw and Crompton 21,078 Town
37 Failsworth 20,690 Town
38 Horwich 20,081 Town
39 Irlam 19,994 Town
40 Dukinfield 19,315 Town
41 Ramsbottom 17,877 Town
42 Ince-in-Makerfield 15,673 Town
43 Cheadle 14,701 Town
44 Lowton 14,659 Village
45 Tyldesley 14,487 Town
46 Kearsley 14,219 Town
47 Milnrow 13,077 Town
48 Pendlebury 13,075 Town
49 Littleborough 12,377 Town
50 Audenshaw 11,425 Town
51 Timperley 11,157 Village
52 Mossley 10,924 Town
53 Cadishead 10,274 Town
54 Worsley 10,215 Town
55 Lees 10,169 Village
56 Norden 9,785 Village
57 Tottington 9,785 Town
58 Hale Barns 9,741 Village
59 Haughton Green 9,015 Village
60 Partington 7,331 Town
61 Platt Bridge 7,258 Town
62 High Lane 5,857 Village
63 Blackrod 5,012 Town
64 Aspull 4,956 Village
65 Mellor 2,358 Village
66 Delph 1,891 Village
67 Guide Bridge 1,685 Village
68 Hollingworth 1,524 Village
69 Bickershaw 1,425 Village
70 Heyrod 1,256 Village
71 Denshaw 548 Village
72 Dunham Massey 487 Village
73 Affetside 162 Village

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