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Hempton is located in Norfolk
 Hempton shown within Norfolk
Area  2.15 km2 (0.83 sq mi)
Population 499 (2001 census[1])
   – density  232/km2 (600/sq mi)
   – London  114 miles (183 km) 
Civil parish Hempton
District North Norfolk
Shire county Norfolk
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Fakenham
Postcode district NR21
Dialling code 01328
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
UK Parliament North Norfolk
List of places

Coordinates: 52°49′N 0°50′E / 52.82°N 0.83°E / 52.82; 0.83

Hempton is a village and a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. The village is 0.8 miles (1.3 km) south west of Fakenham, 33.9 miles (54.6 km) north west of Norwich and 114 miles (183 km) north east of London. The village straddles the A1065 between Fakenham and Swaffham. The nearest railway station is at Sheringham for the Bittern Line which runs between Sheringham, Cromer and Norwich. The nearest airport is Norwich International Airport.


  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.