Ballymena is a town in , and the eighth largest in . It is part of the Borough of . It had a population of 29,551 people at the 2011 Census.The town is built on land given to the Adair family by King Charles I in 1626, on the basis that the town holds two annual fairs and a free Saturday market in perpetuity.

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
serves the Ballymena area in , . Photo: TheTurfBurner, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is a football stadium in Ballymena, , . Photo: Lasagneman4, Public domain.

Photo: Victuallers, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a village in , . is situated 3½ miles northeast of Ballymena. Photo: Albert Bridge, CC BY-SA 2.0.


Also Known As

In the Area



One's destination is never a place, but rather a new way of looking at things.  

Popular Destinations in County Antrim

The Free Map
Your world is
without borders

Escape to a Random Place

About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Ballymena. See this page's contributions. Photo: Lisa Jarvis, CC BY-SA 2.0.