District statistics

District statistics and population

Braintree District is situated in the north of Essex. We cover some 61,168 Ha (236 square miles) of largely rural land. We are one of England's largest districts, with three growing market towns and surrounding rural areas dotted with more timber framed buildings than anywhere else in the country.

View full statistics profile for the Braintree District 2016

What is the population of the Braintree District?

The population of Braintree District was recorded as 150,360 (mid year 2015 estimates). A large amount of data about the District is available from the Office for National Statistics.

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