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Borough of Southend-on-Sea
Juin 2008 aerial view o Southend-on-Sea
Juin 2008 aerial view o Southend-on-Sea
Official logo of Southend-on-Sea
Southend-on-Sea Burgh Cooncil
(Ceevic airms o Southend-on-Sea)
Per Mare Per Ecclesiam
(By Sea, By Church)
Shawn within Essex
Shawn within Essex
KintraUnitit Kinrick
Constituent kintraIngland
Ceremonial CoontyEssex
Unitary AuthoritySouthend
 • LeadershipLeader & Cabinet
 • Govrenin BoukSouthend-on-Sea Borough Cooncil
 • ExecutiveTBA (council NOC)
 • MPsDavid Amess (C)
James Duddridge (C)
 • Total41.76 km2 (16.12 sq mi)
 • TotalRanked 101st
 • Density4174/km2 (10,810/sq mi)
 • Ethnicity[1]
93.6% White
2.5% S.Asian
1.5% Black
1.4% Mixed Race
Time zoneUTC+0 (GMT)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+1 (Breetish Simmer Time)
Grid referenceTQ883856
ONS code00KF (ONS)
E06000033 (GSS)

Southend-on-Sea (Aboot this soondpronunciation ), commonly referred tae as simply Southend, is a seaside resort toun an wider unitary authority aurie wi burgh status, in Essex, Ingland, on the north side o the Thames estuary 40 mile (64 km) east o central Lunnon. It is bordered tae the north bi Rochford an tae the wast bi Castle Point. It is hame tae the langest leisur pier in the warld, Southend Pier.[2] Lunnon Southend Airport is locatit 1.5 NM (2.8 km; 1.7 mi) north o the toun centre.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Lead View Table
  2. David Else, ed. (2009). England. Lonely Planet travel guide (5th ed.). Lonely Planet. p. 445. ISBN 1-74104-590-8.

Coordinates: 51°32′16″N 0°42′50″E / 51.53789°N 0.71377°E / 51.53789; 0.71377