Ceredigion is a county in Mid Wales. The county was created as Cardiganshire (Welsh: Sir Aberteifi) in 1282 in the area of the former Kingdom of Ceredigion. The historic county was abolished in 1974 and reconstituted in 1996 as Ceredigion.
The county had a population of 75,900 at the 2011 UK census. Aberystwyth is the largest town and one of two administrative centres, along with Aberaeron.
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