Coventry Key Facts


  • Coventry is a large city in the West Midlands of England
  • Coventry's population is approximately 310,000
  • Coventry is the 9th largest city in England
  • Coventry is the 11th largest city in the UK
  • Postal districts: CV1, CV2, CV3, CV4, CV5, CV6
  • Telephone area code: 024
  • County: West Midlands
  • Region: West Midlands
  • Founder: Leofric, Earl of Mercia, husband of Lady Godiva
  • Famous people from Coventry: Famous "Coventrians"
  • Local university website: Coventry University
  • Local government website: Coventry City Council