East Rudham

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East Rudham
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Signpost in East Rudham
East Rudham is located in Norfolk
East Rudham
East Rudham
East Rudham shown within Norfolk
Area 17.94 km2 (6.93 sq mi)
Population 541 (2011)
• Density 30/km2 (78/sq mi)
OS grid reference TF826280
Civil parish
  • East Rudham
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town KING'S LYNN
Postcode district PE31
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
52°49′08″N 0°42′30″E / 52.81898°N 0.70841°E / 52.81898; 0.70841Coordinates: 52°49′08″N 0°42′30″E / 52.81898°N 0.70841°E / 52.81898; 0.70841

East Rudham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 17.94 km2 (6.93 sq mi) and had a population of 525 in 240 households at the 2001 census,[1] including Broomsthorpe and increasing to 541 at the 2011 Census.[2] For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of King's Lynn and West Norfolk.

The village straddles the A 148 King's Lynn to Cromer road. It once had its own East Rudham station on the line between King's Lynn and Melton Constable.


East Rudham is part of the electoral ward of Rudham. The population of this ward at this 2011 census was 2,128.[3]


  1. ^ 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. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 26 August 2015. 
  3. ^ "Rudham ward population 2011". Retrieved 27 August 2015. 

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