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Buckinghamshire

ceremonial county in England (use Q21694636 for administrative non-metropolitan county)

Buckinghamshire (abbreviated Bucks) is a county in central England, near the south and London. The county town is named Aylesbury.

Buckinghamshire
Map showing the location of Buckinghamshire
Geography
Status Ceremonial & (smaller) Non-metropolitan county
Region South East England
Area
- Total
Ranked 32nd
1,874 km2 (724 sq mi)
Admin HQAylesbury
ISO 3166-2GB-BKM
ONS code 11
NUTS 3 UKJ13
Demography
Population
- Total (2005 est.)
- Density
Ranked 31st
700,100
374/km2 (970/sq mi)
Ethnicity 91.7% White
4.3% S.Asian
1.6% Afro-Carib.
Politics
Buckinghamshire County Council
http://www.buckscc.gov.uk/
ExecutiveConservative
Members of Parliament
Districts
  1. South Bucks
  2. Chiltern
  3. Wycombe
  4. Aylesbury Vale
  5. Milton Keynes (Unitary)

Cities, towns and villagesEdit

Locations marked with a (*) are a part of the cerimonal county of Buckinghamshire, but are governed by the Borough of Milton Keynes.