Facts & figures
The Cathedral City of Chichester is the county town of West Sussex and the only city in the county
One of the safest places to live in the country, with low unemployment and an excellent standard of living for all who come here, regardless of age or interests
Covering an area of 300 square miles, with a resident population of over 120,000
Outstanding natural beauty hotspots and stunning historical architecture, plus award-winning entertainment, world-class events and leisure attractions. Each year, our District attracts over 3.5 million visitors who spend over £315 million every year.
Our bustling community sustains thriving businesses and is home to world-renowned brands including Rolls Royce and Goodwood
The area extends from the thriving tourist destination of Selsey in the south and encompasses the beautiful market towns of Midhurst and Petworth to the north – both of which are in the South Downs National Park