Llangyfelach (electoral ward)

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Llangyfelach Ward
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Area 17.12 km2 (6.61 sq mi)
Population 5,039 (2011 census)
• Density 294/km2 (760/sq mi)
Principal area
Ceremonial county
Country Wales
Sovereign state United Kingdom
EU Parliament Wales
UK Parliament
Welsh Assembly
  • Gareth Sullivan (Independents)
List of places

Llangyfelach is an electoral ward, a community in the county of Swansea, Wales, UK. The community has its own elected community council.

The electoral ward consists of some or all of the following areas: Llangyfelach, Pantlasau, Pontlliw, Tircoed and Treboeth, in the parliamentary constituency of Gower. The ward is bounded by the wards of Pontarddulais and Mawr to the north; Morriston, Mynydd-Bach and Penderry to the south east; and Penyrheol and Penllergaer to the south west.

The current councillor for Llangyfelach is Gareth Sullivan (Independent).

For the 2012 local council elections, the turnout for Llangyfelach was 29.93%. The election results were:

Candidate Party Votes Status
Gareth Sullivan Independents 776 Independents hold
Richard Simpson Labour 344
John Edward Rasbridge Green Party 72

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Coordinates: 51°40′25″N 3°57′13″W / 51.67350°N 3.95374°W / 51.67350; -3.95374