Hillington, Norfolk

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Hillington
St Mary, Hillington, Norfolk - geograph.org.uk - 309214.jpg
St Mary, Hillington
Hillington is located in Norfolk
Hillington
Hillington
Hillington shown within Norfolk
Area 10.27 km2 (3.97 sq mi)
Population 400 (2011)
• Density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
OS grid reference TF718255
Civil parish
  • Hillington
District
Shire county
Region
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
UK
England
Norfolk
52°48′01″N 0°32′50″E / 52.80018°N 0.54734°E / 52.80018; 0.54734Coordinates: 52°48′01″N 0°32′50″E / 52.80018°N 0.54734°E / 52.80018; 0.54734

Hillington is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 10.27 km2 (3.97 sq mi) and had a population of 287 in 123 households as of the 2001 census,[1] increasing to 400 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 A148 King's Lynn to Cromer road. It formerly had a railway station, but this closed in 1959.

Notes[edit]

  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 28 August 2015. 

External links[edit]

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