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Home > Football Teams > Towns with Teams in the Premiership & Football League 2016-17

Towns with Teams in the Premiership & Football League 2016-17
Town Population Status Club 2016-17
1 London 8,173,941 City Arsenal Premiership
2 London 8,173,941 City Fulham Championship
3 London 8,173,941 City Queens Park Rangers Championship
4 London 8,173,941 City Crystal Palace Premiership
5 London 8,173,941 City Charlton Athletic League 1
6 London 8,173,941 City Chelsea Premiership
7 London 8,173,941 City Tottenham Hotspur Premiership
8 London 8,173,941 City Leyton Orient League 2
9 London 8,173,941 City West Ham United Premiership
10 London 8,173,941 City Barnet League 2
11 London 8,173,941 City Millwall League 1
12 London 8,173,941 City AFC Wimbledon League 1
13 London 8,173,941 City Brentford Championship
14 Birmingham 1,085,810 City Birmingham City Championship
15 Birmingham 1,085,810 City Aston Villa Championship
16 Liverpool 552,267 City Liverpool Premiership
17 Liverpool 552,267 City Everton Premiership
18 Bristol 535,907 City Bristol Rovers League 1
19 Bristol 535,907 City Bristol City Championship
20 Sheffield 518,090 City Sheffield Wednesday Championship
21 Sheffield 518,090 City Sheffield United League 1
22 Manchester 510,746 City Manchester City Premiership
23 Manchester 510,746 City Manchester United Premiership
24 Leeds 474,632 City Leeds United Championship
25 Leicester 443,760 City Leicester City Premiership
26 Bradford 349,561 City Bradford City League 1
27 Cardiff 335,145 City Cardiff City Championship
28 Coventry 325,949 City Coventry City League 1
29 Nottingham 289,301 City Notts County League 2
30 Nottingham 289,301 City Nottingham Forest Championship
31 Hull 284,321 City Hull City Premiership
32 Stoke 270,726 City Stoke City Premiership
33 Stoke 270,726 City Port Vale League 1
34 Newcastle 268,064 City Newcastle United Championship
35 Wolverhampton 265,178 City Wolverhampton Wanderers Championship
36 Derby 255,394 City Derby County Championship
37 Southampton 253,651 City Southampton Premiership
38 Portsmouth 238,137 City Portsmouth League 2
39 Plymouth 234,982 City Plymouth Argyle League 2
40 Brighton and Hove 229,700 City Brighton & Hove Albion Championship
41 Reading 218,705 Town Reading Championship
42 Northampton 215,173 Town Northampton Town League 1
43 Luton 211,228 Town Luton Town League 2
44 Bolton 194,189 Town Bolton Wanderers League 1
45 Bournemouth 187,503 Town Bournemouth Premiership
46 Norwich 186,682 City Norwich City Championship
47 Swindon 182,441 Town Swindon Town League 1
48 Swansea 179,485 City Swansea City Premiership
49 Southend 175,547 Town Southend United League 1
50 Middlesbrough 174,700 Town Middlesbrough Premiership
51 Sunderland 174,286 City Sunderland Premiership
52 Milton Keynes 171,750 Town MK Dons League 1
53 Huddersfield 162,949 Town Huddersfield Town Championship
54 Peterborough 161,707 City Peterborough United League 1
55 Oxford 159,994 City Oxford United League 1
56 Blackpool 147,663 Town Blackpool League 2
57 Cambridge 145,818 City Cambridge United League 2
58 Ipswich 144,957 Town Ipswich Town Championship
59 Watford 131,982 Town Watford Premiership
60 Newport 128,060 City Newport League 2
61 High Wycombe 120,256 Town Wycombe Wanderers League 2
62 Colchester 119,441 Town Colchester United League 2
63 Blackburn 117,963 Town Blackburn Rovers Championship
64 Cheltenham 116,447 Town Cheltenham Town League 2
65 Exeter 113,507 City Exeter City League 2
66 Doncaster 109,805 Town Doncaster League 2
67 Rotherham 109,691 Town Rotherham United Championship
68 Rochdale 107,926 Town Rochdale League 1
69 Crawley 106,943 Town Crawley Town League 2
70 Gillingham 104,157 Town Gillingham League 1
71 Wigan 103,608 Town Wigan Athletic Championship
72 Preston 97,886 City Preston North End Championship
73 Oldham 96,555 Town Oldham Athletic League 1
74 West Bromwich 91,930 Town West Bromwich Albion Premiership
75 Barnsley 91,297 Town Barnsley Championship
76 Stevenage 89,663 Town Stevenage League 2
77 Hartlepool 88,855 Town Hartlepool United League 2
78 Chesterfield 88,483 Town Chesterfield League 1
79 Grimsby 88,243 Town Grimsby Town League 2
80 Burnley 81,548 Town Burnley Premiership
81 Scunthorpe 79,977 Town Scunthorpe United League 1
82 Mansfield 77,551 Town Mansfield Town League 2
83 Bury 77,211 Town Bury League 1
84 Carlisle 75,306 City Carlisle United League 2
85 Burton 72,299 Town Burton Albion Championship
86 Crewe 71,722 Town Crewe Alexandra League 2
87 Shrewsbury 71,715 Town Shrewsbury Town League 1
88 Walsall 67,594 Town Walsall League 1
89 Yeovil 45,784 Town Yeovil Town League 2
90 Accrington 35,456 Town Accrington Stanley League 2
91 Morecambe 33,432 Town Morecambe League 2
92 Fleetwood 25,359 Town Fleetwood Town League 1

Note

The table has been compiled using the 2001 Census publication Key Statistics for urban areas in England and Wales Table KS01 - released 17 June 2004