Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

central London borough of Royal borough status

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea is a London borough, west of central London. Notting Hill is in North Kensington.

Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
Kensington and Chelsea
Shown within Greater London
Official website
Status London borough
Royal borough
— Total
Ranked Ranked 353rd
12.13 km²
ONS code 00AW
Admin HQ Kensington
— Total (2005 est.)
Ranked 67th (of 354)
16,175 / km²
Ethnicity 79.0% White
7.0% Afro-Caribbean
4.9% South Asian
1.6% Chinese

Expatriate Origins: 5.1% United States, 3% France

Leadership Leader & Cabinet
Mayor Cllr Andrew Dalton
Executive Conservative
MPs Karen Buck (Lab)
Malcolm Rifkind (Con)
London Assembly
— Member
West Central
Angie Bray (Con)

The borough includes several districts in the west of London; before 1965 the two boroughs of Kensington and Chelsea were separately administered.

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