Broughton, Cumbria

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Broughton
Great Broughton Post Office - geograph.org.uk - 759327.jpg
Great Broughton Post Office
Broughton is located in Cumbria
Broughton
Broughton
Broughton shown within Cumbria
Population 1,704 (2011)
OS grid reference NY075315
Civil parish
  • Broughton
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town COCKERMOUTH
Postcode district CA13
Dialling code 01900
Police Cumbria
Fire Cumbria
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Cumbria
54°40′N 3°26′W / 54.67°N 03.44°W / 54.67; -03.44Coordinates: 54°40′N 3°26′W / 54.67°N 03.44°W / 54.67; -03.44

Broughton is a civil parish in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England, consisting of Great Broughton and Little Broughton. It is located on the River Derwent, about 6 miles (9.7 km) east of Workington. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 1,727,[1] decreasing slightly to 1,704 at the 2011 Census.[2]

Governance[edit]

Broughton is situated in the electoral ward of Broughton St Bridget's. This ward stretches north to Bridekirk with a total population at the 2011 Census of 4,178.[3]

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