SOURCE: Boundary Commission (England and Wales),

REPORT OF THE BOUNDARY COMMISSIONERS FOR ENGLAND AND WALES. 1885. PART 1.—COUNTIES. Presented to both Houses of Parliament by Command of Her Majesty. LONDON: PRINTED BY EYRE AND SPOTTISWOODE. To be purchased, either directly or through any Bookseller, from any of the following Agents, viz., Messrs. Hansard and Son, 13, Great Queen Street, W.C., and 32, Abingdon Street, Westminster; Messrs. Eyre and Spottiswoode, East Harding Street, Fleet Street, and Sale Office, House of Lords; Messrs. Adam and Charles Black, of Edinburgh; Messrs. Alexander Thom and Co., Limited, or Messrs. Hodges, Figgis, and Co., of Dublin. 1885. [C.--4287.]

REPORT OF THE BOUNDARY COMMISSIONERS FOR ENGLAND AND WALES. 1885. PART 1.—COUNTIES. Presented to both Houses of Parliament by Command of Her Majesty. LONDON: PRINTED BY EYRE AND SPOTTISWOODE. To be purchased, either directly or through any Bookseller, from any of the following Agents, viz., Messrs. Hansard and Son, 13, Great Queen Street, W.C., and 32, Abingdon Street, Westminster; Messrs. Eyre and Spottiswoode, East Harding Street, Fleet Street, and Sale Office, House of Lords; Messrs. Adam and Charles Black, of Edinburgh; Messrs. Alexander Thom and Co., Limited, or Messrs. Hodges, Figgis, and Co., of Dublin. 1885. [C.--4287.]

Boundary Commission Maps are located as follows:

Maps: London

Maps: England

Maps: Scotland

Maps: Wales

Maps: Ireland

[Extract]

[Pub. 1885]

BEDFORD

The population in 1881 was 129,940, showing an increase of 533 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 27,621

BERKS

The population in 1881 was 145,251 showing an increase of 10,583 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 30,061

BUCKS

The population in 1881 was 117,864 showing an increase of 2,432 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 25,270

CAMBRIDGE

The population in 1881 was 144,716 showing a decrease of 8,194 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 32,122

CARMARTHEN

The population in 1881 was 93,285 showing an increase of 4,249 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 19,886

CARNARVON

The population in 1881 was 90,458 showing an increase of 10,356 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 19,771

CHESTER

Population in 1871, 349,855, in 1881, 399,800. Increase in population, 49,945.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 78,940

CORNWALL

Population in 1871, 296,921, in 1881, 267,119. Decrease in population, 29,802.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 57,317

CUMBERLAND

Population in 1871, 163,817, in 1881, 188,280. Increase in population, 24,463.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 37,064

DENBIGH

The population in 1881 was 88,816 showing an increase of 3,938 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 19,022

DERBY

Population in 1871, 318,013, in 1881, 384,278. Increase in population, 66,265.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 77,242

DEVON

Population in 1871, 393,461, in 1881, 386,547. Decrease in population, 6,914.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 78,209

DORSET

The population in 1881 was 137,146 showing an decrease of 6,332 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 29,163

DURHAM

Population in 1871, 375,210, in 1881, 479,287. Increase in population, 104,077.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 88,219

ESSEX

Population in 1871, 426,863, in 1881, 533,073. Increase in population, 106,210.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 100,797

GLAMORGAN

The population in 1881 was 235,920 showing an increase of 73,679 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 43,655

GLOUCESTER

Population in 1871, 251,713, in 1881, 265,752. Increase in population, 14,039.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 55,505

HANTS

Population in 1871, 262,170, in 1881, 267,598. Increase in population, 5,428.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 51,459

HEREFORD

The population in 1881 was 95,052 showing an decrease of 5,898 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 20,374

HERTFORD

The population in 1881 was 194,351 showing an increase of 10,019 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 39,684

HUNTINGDON

The population in 1881 was 50,804 showing an decrease of 4,363 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 11,375

KENT

Population in 1871, 479,995, in 1881, 562,953. Increase in population, 82,958.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 105,626

LANCASTER (NORTH)

The population in 1881 was 273,389 showing an increase of 63,780 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 49,675

LANCASTER (NORTH-EAST)

The population in 1881 was 238,355 showing an increase of 41,949 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 48,553

LANCASTER (SOUTH-EAST)

The population in 1881 was 534,435 showing an increase of 131,700 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 105,688

LANCASTER (SOUTH-WEST)

The population in 1881 was 482,436 showing an increase of 129,605 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 86,785

LEICESTER

Population in 1871, 174,091, in 1881, 198,882. Increase in population, 24,791.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 43,007

LINCOLN

Population in 1871, 345,116, in 1881, 343,435. Decrease in population, 1,681.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 75,062

MIDDLESEX

The population in 1881 was 394,089 showing an increase of 118,061 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 64,372

MONMOUTH

The population in 1881 was 165,234 showing an increase of 8,557 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 31,976

NORFOLK

Population in 1871, 341,004, in 1881, 338,453. Decrease in population, 2,551.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 76,578

NORTHAMPTON

Population in 1871, 180,049, in 1881, 191,085. Increase in population, 11,036.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 41,859

NORTHUMBERLAND

Population in 1871, 175,741, in 1881, 197,152. Increase in population, 21,441.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 35,561

NOTTINGHAM

Population in 1871, 171,685, in 1881, 216,095. Increase in population, 44,410.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 45,395

OXFORD

The population in 1881 was 121,942 showing an decrease of 3,649 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 26,633

SALOP

Population in 1871, 190,096, in 1881, 187,664. Decrease in population, 2,432.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 38,331

SOMERSET

Population in 1871, 356,373, in 1881, 351,202. Decrease in population, 5,171.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 73,903

STAFFORD

Population in 1871, 322,194, in 1881, 388,850. Increase in population, 66,656.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 75,667

SUFFOLK

Population in 1871, 284,278, in 1881, 283,943. Decrease in population, 330.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 62,895

SURREY

Population in 1871, 486,694, in 1881, 686,937. Increase in population, 200,243.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 113,914

SUSSEX

Population in 1871, 199,696, in 1881, 225,724. Decrease in population, 26,028.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 42,930

WARWICK

Population in 1871, 231,628, in 1881, 269,678. Increase in population, 38,050.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 56,636

WESTMORELAND

The population in 1881 was 50,495 showing an decrease of 1,069 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 10,077

WILTS

Population in 1871, 152,637, in 1881, 144,905. Decrease in population, 7,732.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 32,405

WORCESTER

Population in 1871, 214,104, in 1881, 244,396. Increase in population, 30,292.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 49,609

YORK (EAST RIDING)

The population in 1881 was 145,396 showing an increase of 6,139 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 30,335

YORK (NORTH RIDING)

The population in 1881 was 199,404 showing an increase of 13,015 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 40,900

YORK (EASTERN DIVISION OF THE WEST RIDING)

The population in 1881 was 303,658 showing an increase of 39,923 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 63,777

YORK (WEST RIDING) (NORTHERN DIVISION)

The population in 1881 was 301,100 showing an increase of 32,486 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 65,005

YORK (WEST RIDING) (SOUTHERN DIVISION)

The population in 1881 was 497,333 showing an increase of 99,840 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 99,947

ASHTON-TYNE-UNDER-LYNE

The population in 1881 was 43,480 showing an increase since 1871 of 6,091.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 8,952

BATTERSEA AND CLAPHAM

The population in 1881 was 143,642 showing an increase since 1871 of 62,279.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 20,209

BETHNAL GREEN

The population in 1881 was 126,961 showing an increase since 1871 of 6,857.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 16,606

BIRMINGHAM

The population in 1881 was 400,774 showing an increase since 1871 of 56,987.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 78,301

BRADFORD

The population in 1881 was 180,459 showing an increase since 1871 of 34,629.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 36,858

BRISTOL

The population in 1881 was 206,874 showing an increase since 1871 of 24,322.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 32,061

CAMBERWELL

The population in 1881 was 186,593 showing an increase since 1871 of 75,287.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 27,316

CHELTENHAM

The population in 1881 was 46,842, showing an increase since 1871 of 2,323.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 8,882

HACKNEY

The population in 1881 was 186,462 showing an increase since 1871 of 61,511.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 27,476

ISLINGTON

The population in 1881 was 282,865 showing an increase since 1871 of 69,087.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 34,046

KENSINGTON

The population in 1881 was 163,151 showing an increase since 1871 of 42,852.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 20,171

KINGSTON UPON HULL

The population in 1881 was 162,194 showing an increase since 1871 of 38,786.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 34,024

LAMBETH

The population in 1881 was 253,699 showing an increase since 1871 of 45,357.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 35,404

LEEDS

The population in 1881 was 309,119 showing an increase since 1871 of 49,907.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 64,981

LEICESTER

The population in 1881 was 122,376 showing an increase since 1871 of 27,156.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 24,973

LINCOLN

The population in 1881 was 37,313 showing an increase since 1871 of 10,547.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 7,567

LIVERPOOL

The population in 1881 was 552,508 showing an increase since 1871 of 59,103.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 92,307

MANCHESTER

The population in 1881 was 393,585 showing an increase since 1871 of 14,211.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 77,520

MARYLEBONE

The population in 1881 was 154,910 showing an increase since 1871 of 4,344.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 16,033

MILE END OLD TOWN

The population in 1881 was 105,613 showing an increase since 1871 of 12,461.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 14,039

NEWCASTLE-UNDER-LYME, HANLEY, AND STOKE

The population in 1881 of the Boroughs as thus extended is estimated as under:--

Newcastle-under-Lyme..........49,293

Hanley.................................75,912

Stoke-upon-Trent..................64,091

[Editor. No. of inhabited houses not stated.]

NEWINGTON

The population in 1881 was 107,850 showing an increase since 1871 of 19,128.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 13,975

NOTTINGHAM

The population in 1881 was 111,648 showing an increase since 1871 of 25,057.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 23,128

PADDINGTON

The population in 1881 was 107,218 showing an increase since 1871 of 10,405.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 13,231

POPLAR

The population in 1881 was 156,510 showing an increase since 1871 of 40,134.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 20,475

PRESTON

The population in 1881 was 93,720 showing an increase since 1871 of 8,293.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 18,905

READING

The population in 1881 was 42,054 showing an increase since 1871 of 9,730.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 7,642

ST. PANCRAS

The population in 1881 was 236,258 showing an increase since 1871 of 14,793.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 24,701

SALFORD

The population in 1881 was 176,235 showing an increase since 1871 of 51,434.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 34,206

SALISBURY

The population in 1881 was 15,680 showing an increase since 1871 of 1,841.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 3,051

SHEFFIELD

The population in 1881 was 284,508 showing an increase since 1871 of 44,562.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 57,330

SHOREDITCH

The population in 1881 was 126,591 showing an decrease since 1871 of 573.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 15,156

SOUTHAMPTON

The population in 1881 was 60,051 showing an increase since 1871 of 6,310.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 10,499

SWANSEA DISTRICT OF BOROUGHS

The population in 1881 was 100,590 showing an increase since 1871 of 19,818.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 18,097

WAKEFIELD

The population in 1881 was 30,854 showing an increase since 1871 of 2,155.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 6,093

WARWICK

The population in 1881 was 11,800 showing an increase since 1871 of 814.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 2,518

WEST HAM

The population in 1881 was 128,953 showing an increase since 1871 of 66,034.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 19,167

WOLVERHAMPTON

The population in 1881 was 164,332 showing an increase since 1871 of 7,354.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 31,475

WESTMINSTER (OLD BOROUGH)

The population in 1881 was 229,238.

SOUTHWARK (OLD BOROUGH)

The population in 1881 was 221,946.

TOWER HAMLETS (OLD BOROUGH)

The population in 1881 was 439,137

FINSBURY (Reconstituted) (in part)

Population: 198,694.

CAMBERWELL (NEW BOROUGH)

Population of extended Borough: 205,243.

See also: Irish Population

ANTRIM

Population in 1871, 228,059, in 1881, 218,126. Decrease in population, 9,933.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 41,709

ARMAGH

Population in 1871, 164,993, in 1881, 147,162. Decrease in population, 17,831.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 29,728

CAVAN

Population in 1871, 140,735, in 1881, 129,476. Decrease in population, 11,259.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 24,345

CLARE

Population in 1871, 141,361, in 1881, 135,150. Decrease in population, 6,211.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 23,359

CORK

Population in 1871, 393,131, in 1881, 368,899. Decrease in population, 24,232.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 24,232

DONEGAL

Population in 1871, 218,334, in 1881, 206,035. Decrease in population, 12,299.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 38,634

DOWN

Population in 1871, 263,278, in 1881, 233,164. Decrease in population, 30,114.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 48,635

DUBLIN

Population in 1871, 137,545, in 1881, 145,628. Increase in population, 8,083.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 24,871

FERMANAGH

Population in 1871, 86,958, in 1881, 79,167. Decrease in population, 7,791.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 15,527

GALWAY

Population in 1871, 229,877, in 1881, 222,834. Decrease in population, 7,043.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 39,877

KERRY

Population in 1871, 187,080, in 1881, 191,643. Increase in population, 4,563.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 30,285

KILDARE

Population in 1871, 83,614, in 1881, 75,804. Decrease in population, 7,810.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 13,359

KILKENNY

Population in 1871, 93,274, in 1881, 83,958. Decrease in population, 9,316.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 16,047

KING'S

Population in 1871, 74,983, in 1881, 72,001. Decrease in population, 2,982.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 13,679

LEITRIM

Population in 1871, 95,562, in 1881, 90,372. Decrease in population, 5,190.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 16,351

LIMERICK

Population in 1871, 141,956, in 1881, 131,962. Decrease in population, 9,994.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 22,787

LONDONDERRY

Population in 1871, 142,076, in 1881, 129,135. Decrease in population, 12,941.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 25,445

LONGFORD

Population in 1871, 64,501, in 1881, 61,009. Decrease in population, 3,492.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 11,171

LOUTH

Population in 1871, 57,398, in 1881, 51,981. Decrease in population, 5,417.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 10,516

MAYO

Population in 1871, 244,768, in 1881, 245,212. Increase in population, 444.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 42,458

MEATH

Population in 1871, 94,639, in 1881, 86,536. Decrease in population, 8,103.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 17,173

MONAGHAN

Population in 1871, 114,969, in 1881, 102,748. Decrease in population, 12,221.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 20,270

QUEEN'S

Population in 1871, 76,812, in 1881, 70,211. Decrease in population, 6,601.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 13,628

ROSCOMMON

Population in 1871, 137,242, in 1881, 128,807. Decrease in population, 8,435.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 23,135

SLIGO

Population in 1871, 115,493, in 1881, 111,578. Decrease in population, 3,915.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 19,940

TIPPERARY

Population in 1871, 206,675, in 1881, 190,339. Decrease in population, 16,336.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 34,064

TYRONE

Population in 1871, 211,880, in 1881, 193,635. Decrease in population, 18,245.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 37,719

WATERFORD

Population in 1871, 82,267, in 1881, 76,144. Decrease in population, 10,123.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 13,665

WESTMEATH

Population in 1871, 75,295, in 1881, 68,726. Decrease in population, 6,569.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 13,385

WEXFORD

Population in 1871, 114,174, in 1881, 105,316. Decrease in population, 8,858.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 20,407

WICKLOW

Population in 1871, 68,697, in 1881, 70,386. Decrease in population, 8,311.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 13,038

BELFAST

The population in 1881 was 208,122, showing an increase since 1871 of 33,710.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 34,982

DUBLIN

The population in 1881 was 273,282, showing an increase since 1871 of 5,565.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 27,829

FIFE

The population in 1881 was 103,487, showing an increase since 1871 of 4,663.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 22,196

LANARK

Population in 1881: 387,455.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 73,020

PERTH

The population in 1881 was 95,044, showing an decrease of 1,825 since 1871.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 20,027

RENFREW

The population in 1881 was 111,914, showing an increase since 1871 of 26,168.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 22,021

ABERDEEN

The population within the parliamentary burgh in 1881 was 105,003, showing an increase since 1871 of 16,895.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 22,708

EDINBURGH

The population within the parliamentary burgh in 1881 was 228,357, showing an increase since 1871 of 31,378.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 41,156

GLASGOW

The population within the parliamentary burgh in 1881 was 487,985.

The number of inhabited houses in 1881 was 101,713

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