Brettenham, Norfolk

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St Andrews Church, Brettenham
Brettenham is located in Norfolk
 Brettenham shown within Norfolk
Area  26.37 km2 (10.18 sq mi)
Population 475 (2001 census[1])
555 (2011 Census).[2]
   – density  18/km2 (47/sq mi)
OS grid reference TL935836
Civil parish Brettenham
District Breckland
Shire county Norfolk
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town THETFORD
Postcode district IP24
Dialling code 01842
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places

Coordinates: 52°24′56″N 0°50′42″E / 52.41555°N 0.845°E / 52.41555; 0.845

Brettenham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 26.37 km2 (10.18 sq mi) and had a population of 475 in 159 households at the 2001 census, [1] including Rushford and increasing to 555 at the 2011 Census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Breckland.


  1. ^ a b Census population and household counts for unparished urban areas and all parishes. Office for National Statistics & Norfolk County Council (2001). Retrieved 20 June 2009.
  2. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 31 July 2016. 


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