Alpington

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Coordinates: 52°33′56″N 1°23′00″E / 52.56563°N 1.38336°E / 52.56563; 1.38336

Alpington
Alpington is located in Norfolk
Alpington
Alpington
 Alpington shown within Norfolk
Area  2.18 km2 (0.84 sq mi)
Population 460 (2001 census)
    - Density  211 /km2 (550 /sq mi)
OS grid reference TG294018
District South Norfolk
Shire county Norfolk
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town NORWICH
Postcode district NR14
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
UK
England
Norfolk

Alpington is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It is situated about six miles (10 km) south-east of Norwich and is closely associated with Yelverton just to the north.

The civil parish has an area of 2.18 square kilometres and in the 2001 census had a population of 460 in 199 households. For the purposes of local government, the parish falls within the district of South Norfolk.[1]

The village has a village hall, primary school and a pub, the 'Wheel of Fortune'.

Alpington and Yelverton are served by Ambassador Travel buses to Norwich and out to Seething and Loddon.

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  1. ^ *Office for National Statistics & Norfolk County Council (2001). Census population and household counts for unparished urban areas and all parishes. Retrieved December 2, 2005.

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