Cannock Directory

Cannock is the largest of three towns in the district of Cannock Chase in the central southern part of the county of Staffordshire in the West Midlands region of England. In mid-2007, Cannock had an estimated population of 24,601. Cannock is also part of a wider built-up area which includes parts of South Staffordshire District. This is the Cannock urban subdivision of the Cannock/Great Wyrley Urban Area. Its population in the 2001 census was 65,022.

Cannock has a reasonably sized town centre which includes some well known high street names. It also has outdoor and indoor markets and a shopping centre, however some of Cannock's other shopping facilities are to be found in out of town locations such as Longford Island Retail Estate and the Orbital Retail Park.