Carrick

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Carrick District
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Carrick


Shown within Cornwall
Geography
Status:District
Region:South West England
Admin. County:Cornwall
Area:
- Total
Ranked 108th
461.00 km²
Admin. HQ:Truro
ONS code:15UC
Demographics
Population:
- Total (2003 est.)
- Density
Ranked 251st
89,538
194 / km²
Ethnicity:98.7% White
Politics
Carrick District Council
http://www.carrick.gov.uk/
Leadership:Leader & Cabinet
Executive:Liberal Democrats
MPs:Julia Goldsworthy, Matthew Taylor

Disambiguation: Carrick is also the name of a town in Tasmania, Australia, and the name of a former part of Ayrshire in Scotland. For the Olympic medallist, see Carrick (horse).

Carrick is a local government district in Cornwall, United Kingdom. Its council is based in Truro. Other places include Falmouth and Penryn.

The district was created on April 1, 1974 by the merger of the city of Truro, the boroughs of Falmouth and Penryn, and Truro Rural District. It is named after the Carrick Roads, an inlet near Falmouth that the rivers Percuil, Penryn and Fal drain into.


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Districts of England - South West England Flag of England

Bath and North East Somerset | Bournemouth | Bristol | Caradon | Carrick | Cheltenham | Christchurch | Cotswold | East Devon | East Dorset | Exeter | Forest of Dean | Gloucester | Isles of Scilly | Kennet | Kerrier | Mendip | Mid Devon | North Cornwall | North Devon | North Dorset | North Somerset | North Wiltshire | Penwith | Plymouth | Poole | Purbeck | Restormel | Salisbury | Sedgemoor | South Gloucestershire | South Hams | South Somerset | Stroud | Swindon | Taunton Deane | Teignbridge | Tewkesbury | Torbay | Torridge | West Devon | West Dorset | West Somerset | West Wiltshire | Weymouth and Portland

Administrative counties with multiple districts: Cornwall - Devon - Dorset - Gloucestershire - Somerset - Wiltshire


no:Carrick, Cornwall

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