Renfrewshire

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Renfrewshire
Siorrachd Rinn Friù
Renfrewshire in Scotland.svg
Coat of airms o Renfrewshire Siorrachd Rinn Friù
Coat airms
Coordinates: 55°49′47″N 4°32′34″W / 55.829858°N 4.542838°W / 55.829858; -4.542838Coordinates: 55°49′47″N 4°32′34″W / 55.829858°N 4.542838°W / 55.829858; -4.542838
Admin HQPaisley
Govrenment
 • BodiRenfrewshire Cooncil
 • ControlSNP minority (cooncil NOC)
 • MPs
 • MSPs
Area
 • Total261.5 km2 (101.0 sq mi)
Area rankRanked 24th
Population
 (mid-2016 est.)
 • Total175,900
 • RankRankit 10th
 • Density672/km2 (1,740/sq mi)
ONS codeS12000038
ISO 3166 codeGB-RFW
Websitewww.renfrewshire.gov.uk

Renfrewshire (Scots Gaelic: Shiorrachd Rinn Friù) is ane o the 32 cooncil auries o Scotland. It is ane o thrie cooncil auries athin the mairches o the historic Renfrewshire, kent as the Coontie o Renfrew or Greter Renfrewshire anaw, the ither twa bein Inverclyde til the wast an East Renfrewshire til the eist. Renfrewshire can refer til the aurie athin the umwhyl coontie mairches tae, whilk is uis'd as a registration coontie an lieutenancie aurie.

Its heidsteid is the toun o Paisley, whilk is the cooncil auries mukkilest toun anaw.

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