16 Facts about Rutland

There are so many things to love about Rutland and I'm constantly proud of our county as a whole.

I  previously wrote a piece for Metro on 'Things you'll only know if you grew up in Rutland' which locals seemed to love. So I thought I'd share some unusual facts about Rutland here on the blog that might surprise some of you, or give you some interesting facts and figures about Rutland's history you may not already know.

Interesting facts and figures about Rutland.

The Population of Rutland is approx 38,000.

In 2006 Rutland had the highest fertility rate of any English county with the average women having 2.81 children.