Clayton-le-Moors

Clayton-le-Moors is an industrial town, located two miles north of Accrington in the borough of Hyndburn in the county of Lancashire, England. It is usually referred to locally as simply 'Clayton'. The town has a population of 8,522 according to the 2011 census.[1]

Clayton-le-Moors
Clayton-le-Moors
Shown within Hyndburn
Clayton-le-Moors
Location within Lancashire
Area0.78 sq mi (2.0 km2) [1]
Population8,522 (2011) [1]
 Density10,926/sq mi (4,219/km2)
OS grid referenceSD745315
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townACCRINGTON
Postcode districtBB5
Dialling code01254
PoliceLancashire
FireLancashire
AmbulanceNorth West
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Lancashire
53.775°N 2.384°W / 53.775; -2.384

To the west lies Rishton, to the north Great Harwood, and two miles to the south, Accrington. Clayton-le-Moors is situated on the A680 road alongside the M65 motorway.