Suffolk Coastal

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Suffolk Coastal District
Non-metropolitan district
Suffolk Coastal shown within Suffolk and England
Suffolk Coastal shown within Suffolk and England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Constituent country England
Region East of England
Non-metropolitan county Suffolk
Status Non-metropolitan district
Admin HQ Woodbridge
Incorporated 1 April 1974
Government
 • Type Non-metropolitan district council
 • Body Suffolk Coastal District Council
 • Leadership Leader & Cabinet (Conservative)
 • MPs Therese Coffey
Daniel Poulter
Area
 • Total 344.2 sq mi (891.5 km2)
Area rank 38th (of 326)
Population (2011 est.)
 • Total 124,600
 • Rank 168th (of 326)
 • Density 360/sq mi (140/km2)
 • Ethnicity 98.1% White
Time zone GMT (UTC0)
 • Summer (DST) BST (UTC+1)
ONS code 42UG (ONS)
E07000205 (GSS)
OS grid reference TM2756349450
Website www.suffolkcoastal.gov.uk
Coastline at Aldeburgh.

Suffolk Coastal is a local government district in Suffolk, England. Its council is based in Woodbridge. Other towns include Felixstowe.

The district was formed on 1 April 1974, under the Local Government Act 1972, as a merger of the municipal borough of Aldeburgh, along with Felixstowe, Leiston-cum-Sizewell, Saxmundham and Woodbridge urban districts, and Blyth Rural District and Deben Rural District.

List of communities[edit]

There are 117 civil parishes and towns in Suffolk Coastal.

See also[edit]

Suffolk Coastal (Parliamentary Constituency)

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 52°05′46″N 1°19′22″E / 52.0961°N 1.3227°E / 52.0961; 1.3227