WREXHAM is a city and the administrative centre of the Wrexham County Borough in the north of Wales.
Wrexham is situated between the Welsh mountains and the lower Dee Valley alongside the border with England. Historically part of Denbighshire, the former town became part of Clwyd in 1974 and since 1996 has been the centre of the Wrexham County Borough.
The town learned it was being awarded city status ahead of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in May 2022.
At the 2011 Census, Wrexham had a population of 65,692, making it the fourth largest urban area in Wales. A wider urban area extends into villages like Coedpoeth, Gwersyllt, and Rhosllanerchrugog.
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