Map of UK



Location: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is located in Western Europe, a collection of islands, including the northern one-sixth of the island of Ireland extending between the North Atlantic ocean and the North Sea; northwest of France.

Geographic coordinates: 51° 30″ North, 0° 5″ West
Map references: United Kingdom
Area: total: Total-243,610 sq km water(%): 1.34

Land boundaries: UK shares its only land border with Republic of Ireland on its west, Atlantic Ocean with Irish Sea on its west, North Sea on its east and English Channel on its south.


As of July 1 2013, the total population of United Kingdom is 64.1million with 79.6% of urban population and 20.4% of rural population.


LARGEST STATE: London, the capital city
SMALLEST STATE: St Davids Peninsula
LARGEST CITIES: London, Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow, Liverpool, Leeds,Sheffield, Bristol,Leicester,Newcastle
LANGUAGES: English, Welsh, Scots, British Sign Language, Irish, Angloromani, Scottish Gaelic, Cornish, Shelta
RELIGIONS: Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Judaism, Sikhism and Buddhism.