Belton-in-Rutland

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Belton-in-Rutland
Belton-in-Rutland church - geograph.org.uk - 458127.jpg
Belton-in-Rutland is located in Rutland
Belton-in-Rutland
Belton-in-Rutland
Belton-in-Rutland shown within Rutland
Area 1.6 sq mi (4.1 km2[1]
Population 335 2001 Census[2]
• Density 209/sq mi (81/km2)
OS grid reference SK816014
• London 82 miles (132 km) SSE
Unitary authority
Shire county
Ceremonial county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town OAKHAM
Postcode district LE15
Dialling code 01572
Police Leicestershire
Fire Leicestershire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
RutlandCoordinates: 52°36′N 0°48′W / 52.60°N 0.80°W / 52.60; -0.80

Belton-in-Rutland is a village and civil parish in the county of Rutland in the East Midlands of England. The population at the 2001 census was 345 increasing to 348 at the 2011 census.[3] It is situated about six miles (9.6 km) south-west of Oakham and about four miles (6.4 km) west of Uppingham and overlooks the A47.

The village has one Public House, The Sun Inn.

Belton was renamed Belton-in-Rutland in 1982 to distinguish the village from Belton in Leicestershire.

Belton is part of Braunston & Belton ward which has one councillor on Rutland County Council.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "A vision of Britain through time". University of Portsmouth. Retrieved 30 January 2009. 
  2. ^ "Rutland Civil Parish Populations" (PDF). Rutland County Council. 2001. Retrieved 30 January 2009. 
  3. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 24 June 2016. 

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