|Name||South Gloucestershire District|
|Type||District municipality, Unitary authority|
|Located in||Gloucestershire, England (1996 - )|
|See also||Avon, England||modern county in which the area now covered by South Gloucestershire was located 1974-1996|
South Gloucestershire is a unitary authority within the ceremonial county of Gloucestershire. It was established in 1996 when the County of Avon was abolished.
South Gloucestershire is numbered 7 on this map.
- the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia
Much of the population is in the northern and eastern suburbs of Bristol, although the authority covers a much wider area. All of the villages are within the commuting belt for Bristol, Bath, Gloucester and Cheltenham.
For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article South Gloucestershire.