Merthyr Tydfil Coonty Burgh

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Merthyr Tydfil County Borough
Bwrdeistref Sirol Merthyr Tudful

Wales Merthyr Tydfil locator map.svg
Geography
Area
- Total
- Water
Ranked 21st
111 km²
17%
Admin HQ Merthyr Tydfil
ISO 3166-2 GB-MTY
ONS code 00PH (ONS)
W06000024 (GSS)
Demographics
Population:
- Total (2017)
- Density
 
Ranked 22nd
60,000
Ranked 9t
537 / km²
Ethnicity 99.6% White.
Welsh language
- Any skills
Ranked 15th
17.7%
Politics
logo of Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council
Merthyr.gov.uk

Control

Merthyr Tydfil Coonty Burgh (/ˈmɜːrθər ˈtɪdvɪl/;[1] Welsh: Merthyr Tudful [ˈmɛrθər ˈtɨːdvɨ̞l]) haes been ane o the 22 unitar authorities in Wales syne 1 Apryle 1996 (tho the aurie wis oreeginally grantit coonty burgh status in 1908). Merthyr Tydfil Coonty Burgh the day haes a population o 59,000. It is locatit in the historic coonty o Glamorgan an taks its name frae Merthyr Tydfil town. The Coonty Burgh consists o the northren pairt o the Taff Valley an the smawer neebourin Taff Bargoed Valley.

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  1. Wells, John (12 January 2010). "Merthyr". John Wells's phonetic blog. Retrieved 5 March 2010. 

Coordinates: 51°45′N 3°23′W / 51.750°N 3.383°W / 51.750; -3.383