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Herefordshire is a historic and ceremonial county in the West Midlands region of England. For Eurostat purposes it is a NUTS 3
region (code UKG11) and is one of three counties that comprise the "Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Gloucestershire" NUTS 2
region. It also forms a unitary district known as the County of Herefordshire. It borders the English ceremonial counties of
Shropshire to the north, Worcestershire to the east, Gloucestershire to the south-east, and the Welsh preserved counties of Gwent
to the south-west and Powys to the west. Hereford is a cathedral city and is the county town; with a population of approximately
55,800 inhabitants it is also the largest settlement.
The county is one of the most rural and sparsely populated in England, with a population density of 82/km˛ (212/sq mi). The land
use is predominantly agricultural and the county is well known for its fruit and cider production, and the Hereford cattle breed.