List of Cities in The United Kingdom - Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland

City Year granted city status City council Image Population
Armagh11
(Irish: Ard Mhacha)
(Ulster-Scots: Airmagh)
7003199400000000000 1994 Local government district 14,590
Belfast
(Irish: Béal Feirste)
(Ulster-Scots: Bilfawst)
7003188800000000000 1888 Local government district 267,500
Derry
(Irish: Doire / Doire Cholmchille)
(Ulster-Scots:
Derrie / Lunnonderrie)
7003160400000000000 1604 Local government district 85,016
Lisburn
(Irish: Lios na gCearrbhach)
7003200200000000000 2002 Local government district 71,465
Newry
(Irish: Iúr Cinn Trá)
(Ulster-Scots: Newrie)
7003200200000000000 2002 none 27,433

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    For generations, a wide range of shooting in Northern Ireland has provided all sections of the population with a pastime which ... has occupied a great deal of leisure time. Unlike many other countries, the outstanding characteristic of the sport has been that it was not confined to any one class.
    —Northern Irish Tourist Board. quoted in New Statesman (London, Aug. 29, 1969)

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