Holtby shown within North Yorkshire
|OS grid reference|
|Unitary authority||City of York|
|Ceremonial county||North Yorkshire|
|Region||Yorkshire and the Humber|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|EU Parliament||Yorkshire and the Humber|
|UK Parliament||York Outer|
The village lies within the York Outer UK Parliament constituency. It is also within the Derwent ward of the York Unitary Authority. Prior to 1996 it had been part of the Ryedale district. The local Parish Council has five members.
The 1881 UK Census recorded the population as 136. According to the 2001 census the parish had a population of 152, of which 111 were over sixteen years of age and 67 of those were in employment. There were 69 dwellings, of which 61 were detached.
The nearest settlements are Warthill0.6 miles (0.97 km) to the north, Gate Helmsley 1.25 miles (2.01 km) to the north-east and Dunnington 1.1 miles (1.8 km) to the south. Osbaldwick Beck flows through the village.
In addition to the church, there are six other Grade II Listed Buildings within the village.
- Holtby in the Domesday Book
- Butt, R. V. J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 1-8526-0508-1. OCLC 60251199.
- Ordnance Survey Open Viewer
- "Parish Council". Retrieved 27 December 2012.
- Bulmer's Topography, History and Directory (Private and Commercial) of North Yorkshire 1890. S&N Publishing. 1890. p. 713. ISBN 1-86150-299-0.
- "2001 Census". Retrieved 27 December 2012.
- "Listed Buildings". Retrieved 27 December 2012.
- "Church Listing". Retrieved 27 December 2012.
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