Magherafelt

town and civil parish in County Londonderry, Northern Ireland

Magherafelt is a small town in Northern Ireland, in the United Kingdom.[2]

Magherafelt
Magherafelt Presbyterian Church - geograph.org.uk - 2394776.jpg
Magherafelt Presbyterian Church
Population8,372 (2001 Census)
• Belfast35 mi (56 km)
District
County
CountryNorthern Ireland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townMAGHERAFELT
Postcode districtBT45
Dialling code028
PoliceNorthern Ireland
FireNorthern Ireland
AmbulanceNorthern Ireland
UK Parliament
NI Assembly
List of places
UK
Northern Ireland
County Londonderry

Population factsEdit

On 29 April 2001 the United Kingdom government had a census and found that there were 8,372 people living in Magherafelt. They also found that:

  • 27.1% of people living in Magherafelt were less than 16 years old and 13.7% were over 60 years old
  • 48.7% were male and 51.3% were female
  • 56.2% were from a Roman Catholic background and 41.8% were from a Protestant background

ReferencesEdit

  1. The Online Scots Dictionary Retrieved 11 June 2012.
  2. "Magherafelt | Northern Ireland, United Kingdom". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 2020-08-09.

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