Catton, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Civil parish
Catton, East Riding of Yorkshire UK parish locator map.svg
Coordinates: 53°58′N 0°54′W / 53.967°N 0.900°W / 53.967; -0.900Coordinates: 53°58′N 0°54′W / 53.967°N 0.900°W / 53.967; -0.900
Country England
Primary council East Riding of Yorkshire
Region Yorkshire and the Humber
Status Parish
 • Type Parish Council
 • UK Parliament East Yorkshire
 • EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
Population (2011 census)[1]
 • Total 348
Website Catton Parish Council

Catton is a civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated 6 miles (10 km) to the north-west of the market town of Pocklington and covering an area of 1,232.568 hectares (3,045.74 acres).[2] It lies on the east bank of the River Derwent that forms the boundary with the unitary authority of the City of York. The A1079 road crosses the river just north of Kexby Bridge which is designated by English Heritage as a Grade II* listed building.[3]

The civil parish is formed by the villages of High Catton and Low Catton. According to the 2011 UK census, Catton parish had a population of 348,[1] an increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 284.[4]


  1. ^ a b "Key Figures for 2011 Census: Key Statistics: Area: Catton CP (Parish)". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 3 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "2001 Census Area Profile" (PDF). East Riding of Yorkshire County Council. 2004. Archived from the original on 18 March 2012. Retrieved 8 February 2013. 
  3. ^ Historic England. "Kexby Old Bridge (1316288)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 18 August 2013. 
  4. ^ "2001 Census: Key Statistics: Parish Headcounts: Area: Catton CP (Parish)". Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 12 March 2008. 
  • Gazetteer — A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. pp. 4, 6, 8.