Classification and Statistics

Settlement Type: small town
Population (2011): 8376    
(2001): 8065
(1991): 7065
(1981): 6692
(1971): 5884
(1961): 5548
(1951): 6013
(1901): 5266
(Municipal Burgh)
(1881): 3495
(1871): 2631
(1861): 2045
(1841): 1908
(1831): 2750

Tourist Rating: Two Stars
Text of Entry Updated: 24-MAR-2015

Latitude: 55.6531°N Longitude: 3.1918°W
National Grid Reference: NT 251 406
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References and Further Reading
Cruft, Kitty, John Dunbar and Richard Fawcett (2006) The Buildings of Scotland: Borders. Yale University Press, New Haven and London
Strang, Charles Alexander (1994) Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide to the Scottish Borders and Tweed Valley. The Rutland Press, Edinburgh
Williamson, Rev. Alex. (1895) Glimpses of Peebles. George Lewis & Co, Selkirk

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