In the village are the Anglican Church of St Leonard, a primary school, and a community centre. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 379. The parish is the officially recognised address of Samlesbury Aerodrome.
- UK Census (2011). "Local Area Report – Balderstone Parish (1170215093)". Nomis. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 1 March 2018.
- Genuki details
- Parish council web site Archived 28 August 2008 at the Wayback Machine.
- Church history
- Ofsted report
- Building details Archived 24 July 2008 at the Wayback Machine.
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