Lisburn (/ /,; from Irish: Lios na gCearrbhach [ˌl̠ʲɪsˠ n̪ˠə ˈɟaːɾˠwəx]) is a city in Northern Ireland. It is 8 mi (13 km) southwest of Belfast city centre, on the River Lagan, which forms the boundary between County Antrim and County Down. Lisburn is part of the Belfast Metropolitan Area. It had a population of 45,370 people in the 2011 Census.
Irish Linen Museum and Christ Church Cathedral
|Population||45,370 (2011 Census)|
|• Belfast||8 miles|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Postcode district||BT27, BT28|
Formerly a borough, Lisburn was granted city status in 2002 as part of Queen Elizabeth II's golden jubilee celebrations. It is the third-largest city in Northern Ireland. Lisburn is one of the constituent cities that make up the Dublin–Belfast corridor region which has a population of just under 3 million.