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Population

Population

Densities and rates of growth. Age structure: concentrations of young people, and of the old.
Housing

Housing

Numbers of houses. Overcrowding: persons per room. Amenities: central heating, baths and WCs.

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Here we are presenting statistics for a historical unit, which may have changed its boundaries significantly during the period covered.

Preferred Name:
JOHNSTONE
Unit Type:
Scottish Burgh/District
Status:
Police Burgh (1857 - 1975)
Small Burgh (1930 - 1975)
Date created:
1857
Date abolished:
1975
Unit ID:
10360158
Authorities:
1951 Census of Scotland, Table 1, 'Comparison of population, density per 100 acres, and houses with 1931', for 'Burghs, Districts of Counties and CPs'.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
JOHNSTONE Preferred English 1857 1975 1951 Census of Scotland, Table 1, 'Comparison of population, density per 100 acres, and houses with 1931', for 'Burghs, Districts of Counties and CPs'.
S881828 CASWEB identifiers for 1971 Local Govt Districts English    

Unit associations

We know of no associations with other units.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
CENTRAL CLYDESIDE Conurbation    
RENFREWSHIRE Scottish County   1975 1951 Census of Scotland, Table 1, 'Comparison of population, density per 100 acres, and houses with 1931', for 'Burghs, Districts of Counties and CPs'.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
15 May 1929 was enlarged by gaining part of RENFREWSHIRE CLandward   1931 Census of Scotland, Table 15, 'Intercensal Changes of Boundary, 1921-1931'.; Authority information missing
05 Jan 1932 was enlarged by gaining part of RENFREWSHIRE CLandward  
15 May 1935 was enlarged by gaining part of RENFREWSHIRE CLandward  
01 Jul 1937 was enlarged by gaining part of RENFREWSHIRE CLandward  
16 May 1948 was enlarged by gaining part of RENFREWSHIRE CLandward  
16 May 1963 was enlarged by gaining part of FOURTH DoC Part of Lochwinnoch East C.C.E.D. Area: 38 hectares.   [ERROR: authority is 'SRC' but auth_note value does not appear in SRC_TAB]; United Kingdom Statutory Instrument (Sheriff's Deliverance dated 7th August 1963)
16 May 1963 was enlarged by gaining part of SECOND DoC Part of Elderslie C.C.E.D. Area: 26 hectares.   [ERROR: authority is 'SRC' but auth_note value does not appear in SRC_TAB]; United Kingdom Statutory Instrument (Sheriff's Deliverance dated 7th August 1963)

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
KILBARCHAN Scottish Parish 1975   The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Johnstone Burgh through time | Census tables with data for the Scottish Burgh/District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10360158

Date accessed: 19th June 2019