This is a partial list of places in Greater Manchester, in North West England.

This list is incomplete; you can help by adding missing items. (August 2008)

Metropolitan boroughs and components

Metropolitan county Metropolitan borough Centre of administration Other components
Greater Manchester Bury Bury Prestwich, Radcliffe, Ramsbottom, Tottington, Whitefield
Bolton Bolton Blackrod, Farnworth, Horwich, Kearsley, Little Lever, South Turton, Westhoughton
Manchester Manchester Blackley, Cheetham Hill, Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Didsbury, Fallowfield, Hulme, Moss Side, Newton Heath, Northenden, Ringway, Rusholme, Withington, Wythenshawe, Longsight,
Oldham Oldham Chadderton, Shaw and Crompton, Failsworth, Lees, Royton, Saddleworth
Rochdale Rochdale Heywood, Littleborough, Middleton, Milnrow, Newhey, Wardle
Salford Swinton Cadishead, Eccles, Greengate, Pendlebury, Pendleton, Salford, Walkden, Worsley
Stockport Stockport Bramhall, Bredbury, Cheadle, Gatley, Hazel Grove, Heaton Chapel, Heaton Mersey, Heaton Moor, Heaton Norris, Marple, Marple Bridge, Mellor, Reddish, Romiley
Tameside Ashton-under-Lyne Audenshaw, Broadbottom, Denton, Droylsden, Dukinfield, Hattersley, Hollingworth, Hyde, Longdendale, Mossley, Mottram-in-Longdendale, Stalybridge
Trafford Stretford Altrincham, Bowdon, Hale, Old Trafford, Sale, Timperley, Urmston
Wigan Wigan Abram, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Aspull, Astley, Atherton, Bryn, Golborne, Higher End, Hindley, Ince-in-Makerfield, Leigh, Orrell, Standish, Shevington, Tyldesley, Winstanley

Civil parishes

Main article: List of civil parishes in Greater Manchester

Parliamentary constituencies

Main article: List of Parliamentary constituencies in Greater Manchester

Bodies of water


River Irwell in Salford


The Bridgewater Canal and the Manchester Ship Canal


Ashworth Moor Reservoir


Hills, valleys, moorland and mosses

Hollin Brown Knoll on Saddleworth Moor

Notable buildings

Main article: Grade I listed buildings in Greater Manchester

Main article: Grade II* listed buildings in Greater Manchester

Main article: List of castles in Greater Manchester

Places of worship

Main article: List of churches in Greater Manchester

Schools and colleges

Main article: List of schools in Greater Manchester

Roads and streets


Notable roads

Parks, commons and open space

Country parks

Squares and gardens


Public transport

Railway stations