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Kirkton
Population 5,712 
OS grid reference NO393333
Council area
Lieutenancy area
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town DUNDEE
Postcode district DD3
Dialling code 01382
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament
  • Dundee West
Scottish Parliament
  • Dundee City West
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Scotland
56°29′16″N 2°59′14″W / 56.487867°N 2.987304°W / 56.487867; -2.987304Coordinates: 56°29′16″N 2°59′14″W / 56.487867°N 2.987304°W / 56.487867; -2.987304

Kirkton is a residential housing scheme located in the north of Dundee. The area is bordered by Downfield to the west, Trottick to the east and Fairmuir to the south.

Transport services

Kirkton is in the northern terminus for the 18, 19 and 21 Xplore Dundee bus service Kirkton Asda to City Centre.

Education

There are two primary schools in Kirkton; Sidlaw View and Downfield Primary. There are also two secondary schools in Kirkton; Baldragon Academy and St. Paul's RC Academy. The Kingsway Campus of Dundee College is located in the South of Kirkton

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