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Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea is a London borough in the west side of inner London. It was named in the 2001 census as the most densely populated local authority area in the United Kingdom, with a population of 158,919 at 13,244 per square kilometre (the land area is approximately 12 square kilometres).

Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
Population:158,919 (2001)
Ethnicity:79% white, 7% black
Formerly:Kensington, Chelsea
Villages:Earl's Court, Notting Hill
Neighbours:Brent, Hammersmith
Wandsworth Westminster
MPs:Michael Portillo, Karen Buck
GLA:West Central London

The borough includes the areas of:

Demographics of Kensington and Chelsea

According to the 2001 census the borough has a population of 158,919. It is 79% white, 4% Black African and 3% Black Caribbean. 44% of households are owner-occupiers.

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