Place:Kettering, Northamptonshire, England

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NameKettering
TypeBorough (municipal)
Coordinates52.4°N 0.717°W
Located inNorthamptonshire, England
See alsoKettering District, Northamptonshire, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
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Kettering is a town in Northamptonshire, England, about north of London and northeast of Northampton, on the west side of the River Ise, a tributary of the River Nene. The name means "the place (or territory) of Ketter's people (or kinsfolk)".

At the 2011 census, the borough had a population of 93,475. The town is twinned with Lahnstein, in Germany and Kettering, Ohio, in the United States. It is part of the South Midlands and, along with other towns in Northamptonshire, has a growing commuter population as it is on the Midland Main Line railway, with East Midlands Trains services direct to London St Pancras International taking around 1 hour.

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