is a county
in central England
.It has borders with Warwickshire
, Milton Keynes
. The name is abbreviated to "Northants", and the county town is Northampton
. In 1991 the county had a population of 578,000.
The Soke of Peterborough was historically associated with Northamptonshire.
It is divided into districts, administered by district councils. These are -
Places of interest