South Ayrshire

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South Ayrshire
Siorrachd Inbhir Àir a Deas
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Administrative headquarters Ayr
surface 1,222 km² (15.)
Residents 112.910 (2012) (19.)
ISO 3166-2 GB-SAY
ONS code 00RE

South Ayrshire ( Scottish Gaelic Siorrachd Inbhir Àir a Deas ) is one of 32  Council Areas in Scotland . It covers the southern part of traditional Ayrshire and borders East Ayrshire and Dumfries and Galloway . From 1975 to 1996, South Ayrshire formed a district of the Strathclyde region under the name Kyle and Carrick .




The South Ayrshire Council has 28 seats distributed among the parties as follows:

Political party Seats
Conservative 12
Scottish National Party 9
Labor 5
Independently 2

Individual evidence

  1. Mid-2012 Population ( Memento from November 29, 2014 in the Internet Archive ) (PDF; 1.2 MB)
  2. Results of the regional elections 2017

Web links

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