Fritton and St Olaves

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Fritton and St Olaves
Fritton and St Olaves is located in Norfolk
Fritton and St Olaves
Fritton and St Olaves
Fritton and St Olaves shown within Norfolk
Area 7.63 km2 (2.95 sq mi)
Population 524 
• Density 69/km2 (180/sq mi)
OS grid reference TM464997
Civil parish
  • Fritton and St Olaves
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district NR31
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
52°32′20″N 1°38′06″E / 52.539°N 1.635°E / 52.539; 1.635Coordinates: 52°32′20″N 1°38′06″E / 52.539°N 1.635°E / 52.539; 1.635

Fritton and St Olaves is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. The parish comprises the villages of Fritton and St. Olaves, together with the surrounding rural area.[1]

The civil parish has an area of 7.63 km2 (2.95 sq mi) and in the 2001 census had a population of 543 in 236 households, the population reducing to 524 at the 2011 census.[2] For the purposes of local government, the parish today falls within the district of Great Yarmouth. However prior to the Local Government Act 1972, the parish was within Lothingland Rural District in Suffolk.[3][4]


  1. ^ Ordnance Survey (2005). OS Explorer Map OL40 - The Broads. ISBN 0-319-23769-9.
  2. ^ "Civil parish population 2011". Retrieved 25 August 2015. 
  3. ^ Office for National Statistics & Norfolk County Council (2001). Census population and household counts for unparished urban areas and all parishes. Retrieved December 2, 2005.
  4. ^ Local Government Act 1972, Schedule 1 Part II Non-metropolitan counties.

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