A significant financial and business centre
Predicted population of Leeds by 2024
Workforce of Leeds city region
Approximate student population
Located in West Yorkshire, Leeds is one of the largest and most centrally located cities in the UK. The city is a thriving urban hub with a historically significant industrial history, and a bright future as part of the ‘Core Cities’ group.
Leeds is a significant city for commerce, education and finance, and boasts the largest regional economy outside of London and the South East. Home to three universities, Leeds is densely populated with students who contribute to its vibrant city centre and local culture. It is no surprise that the city is benefiting from huge investment from both home and abroad as its potential is clear to see.