Snaith and Cowick

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Snaith and Cowick
Methodist Church Snaith.jpg
Wesleyan Methodist Chapel in Snaith
Snaith and Cowick UK parish locator map.svg
Population 3,579 (2011 Census)[1]
OS grid reference SE640220
Civil parish Snaith and Cowick
Unitary authority East Riding of Yorkshire
Ceremonial county East Riding of Yorkshire
Region Yorkshire and the Humber
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town GOOLE
Postcode district DN14
Dialling code 01405
Police Humberside
Fire Humberside
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament Brigg and Goole
List of places

Coordinates: 53°41′42″N 1°01′30″W / 53.695°N 1.025°W / 53.695; -1.025

Snaith and Cowick is a civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 6 miles (9.7 km) west of the town of Goole and covers an area of 2,406.612 hectares (5,946.87 acres).[2]

The civil parish is formed by the town of Snaith and the villages of East Cowick and West Cowick. According to the 2011 UK census, Snaith and Cowick had a population of 3,579,[1] an increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 3,028.[3]

The parish was part of the Goole Rural District in the West Riding of Yorkshire from 1894 to 1974, then in Boothferry district of Humberside until 1996.


  1. ^ a b "Key Figures for 2011 Census: Key Statistics: Area: Snaith and Cowick CP (Parish)". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 7 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "2001 Census Area Profile" (PDF). East Riding of Yorkshire County Council. 2004. Archived (PDF) from the original on 18 March 2012. Retrieved 8 February 2013. 
  3. ^ "2001 Census: Key Statistics: Parish Headcounts: Area: Snaith and Cowick CP (Parish)". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 12 March 2008. 
  • Gazetteer — A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. pp. 4, 10. 

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