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Bath and North East Somerset is a county located in the South West of England. The county also known as BANES was created after the county of Avon was abolished in 1996. It borders with Bristol and South Gloucestershire council areas. The main town within the county is Bath, an historic town well-known for its beautiful architecture and Roman Baths. The city receives around 4.8 million tourists per year. Bath and North East Somerset is relatively small with a population of just 178,300. Around half of the total population live within Bath itself. The rest of the population enjoy countryside living with the county stretching into both the Mendip Hills to the South and the Cotswold Hills to the East. Much of Bath and North East Somerset lies on the River Avon, with many of its tributaries going to other towns and villages within the county. Find your new home in Bath and North East Somerset today.