Llangyfelach (electoral ward)

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Llangyfelach Ward
Swansea UK ward location - Llangyfelach.png
Location of Llangyfelach ward within the
City and County of Swansea
Area17.12 km2 (6.61 sq mi)
Population5,039 (2011 census)
• Density294/km2 (760/sq mi)
Principal area
Ceremonial county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
EU ParliamentWales
UK Parliament
Welsh Assembly
  • Gareth Sullivan (Independents)
List of places

Llangyfelach is an electoral ward in the county of Swansea, Wales, UK. It covers the communities of Llangyfelach and Pontlliw and Tircoed.[1]

The electoral ward consists of some or all of the following settlements: 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.

Since May 2008 the councillor for Llangyfelach has been Gareth Sullivan (Independent).[2]

For the May 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


  1. ^ Election maps, Ordnance Survey. Retrieved 21 July 2018.
  2. ^ Swansea Welsh Unitary Council Election Results 1995-2012, The Elections Centre. Retrieved 21 July 2018.

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