Llanfarian shown within Ceredigion
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The 2001 census showed Llanfarian as having a population of 1442.
Llanfarian lies above the banks of the river Ystwyth in the Ystwyth Valley.
- Llanfarian has one primary school named Ysgol Llanfarian.
- Ysgol Ceilliau in the nearby village of Chancery, referred to in this World War II children's evacuation account.
The following pictures are available on the council's website.
Llanfarian had a representative on Cardiganshire County Council from the formation of the authority in 1889. The first member was Morris Davies, a local farmer, who defeated Matthew Vaughan Davies of Tanybwlch by fifteen votes. Both stood as Conservative candidates. By the next election in 1892, Vaughan Davies had converted to the Liberal Party and captured the seat which he held for many years. In 1895, he was elected Member of Parliament for Cardiganshire.
The current county councillor is Alun Lloyd Jones of Plaid Cymru.
- Matthew Vaughan Davies of Tanybwlch, landowner and politician
- Peter Walter Davies MBE 
- Haydn Bradley-Davies