Hawstead

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Hawstead, Suffolk
Hawstead - Church of All Saints.jpg
All Saints Church, Hawstead
Hawstead, Suffolk is located in Suffolk
Hawstead, Suffolk
Hawstead, Suffolk
Hawstead, Suffolk shown within Suffolk
Population 134 (2011 Census)[1]
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Bury St Edmunds
Postcode district IP29
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
UK
England
Suffolk
52°11′53″N 0°43′08″E / 52.198°N 0.719°E / 52.198; 0.719Coordinates: 52°11′53″N 0°43′08″E / 52.198°N 0.719°E / 52.198; 0.719

Hawstead is a small village in Suffolk, England. It is located 5 kilometres (3 mi) south of Bury St. Edmunds between the B1066 and A134 roads, in a fork formed by the River Lark and a small tributary.

Hawstead Place, previously the seat of the Drury family, is now a farmhouse. Sir William Drury was sheriff and knight of the shire for Suffolk.

Demography[edit]

According to the Office for National Statistics, at the time of the United Kingdom Census 2001, Hawstead had a population of 334 with 121 households.[2] falling to a population of 134 in 56 households at the 2011 Census.

Population change[edit]

Population growth in Hawstead from 1801 to 1891
Year 1801 1811 1821 1831 1841 1851 1881 1891
Population 392 409 404 414 457 520 321 325
Source: A Vision of Britain Through Time[3]
Population growth in Hawstead from 1901 to 2001
Year 1901 1911 1921 1931 1951 1961 2001 2011
Population 297 292 266 228 256 248 334 134
Source: A Vision of Britain Through Time[3]

Location grid[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 22 August 2016. 
  2. ^ "Suffolk County Council - 2001 Census Profiles" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-02-22. 
  3. ^ a b "A Vision of Britain Through Time". University of Portsmouth & others. Retrieved 2011-02-22. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Hawstead at Wikimedia Commons