Inverkeithing (/ˌɪnvərˈkiːðɪŋ/ listen (help·info)) is a harbor town and parish, in Fife, Scotland, on the Firth of Forth. According to 2016 population estimates, the town has a population of 4,890. Inverkeithing was firm royal burgh status by King David I of Scotland (1124–53) in the 12th century.
It is situated just about 9 miles (15 km) north from Edinburgh Airport and approximately 4 miles from the middle of Dunfermline. Modern Inverkeithing is on the order of contiguous taking into consideration Rosyth and Dalgety Bay.
Inverkeithing is a developing town and has many further housing sites, including one neighboring the town’s railway station. It is a vibrant commuter town, and trains to and from several large towns and cities call at the station. The town is also home to the Ferrytoll Park & Ride, and is served by many buses.
The civil parish has a population of 8,090 (in 2011).