Chelmsford is a city in Essex. It was awarded city status in 2012. The population of Chelmsford is approximately 185,000 people. The train station at Chelmsford is one of the busiest commuters stations outside of London with the main route taking approximately 35 minutes into London Liverpool Street.
The city centre area has developed greatly in recent years with new investment flowing in following the city status. Many national and international brands and businesses now have offices or retail outlets in Chelmsford.
The main residential areas of Chelmsford to live in are Old Moulsham, Moulsham Lodge, Tile Kiln, Galleywood, Great Baddow, Chelmer Village, Springfield, Newland Spring, Melbourne, Broomfield, Writtle and Beaulieu (which is currently expanding by another 4,000 homes).