Mulbarton, Norfolk

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Mulbarton
St Mary Magdalene, Mulbarton, Norfolk - geograph.org.uk - 313650.jpg
Mary Magdalen Church
Mulbarton is located in Norfolk
Mulbarton
Mulbarton
Location within Norfolk
Area5.34 km2 (2.06 sq mi)
Population3,521 (2011)
• Density659/km2 (1,710/sq mi)
OS grid referenceTG187003
Civil parish
  • Mulbarton
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townNORWICH
Postcode districtNR14
Dialling code01508
PoliceNorfolk
FireNorfolk
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Norfolk
52°35′14″N 1°13′31″E / 52.5872°N 1.2253°E / 52.5872; 1.2253Coordinates: 52°35′14″N 1°13′31″E / 52.5872°N 1.2253°E / 52.5872; 1.2253

Mulbarton is a village and civil parish located south of Norwich in the English county of Norfolk.[1] It covers an area of 5.34 km2 (2.06 sq mi).[2]

The population at the 2001 census was 2,827,[3] increasing to 3,521 at the 2011 census.[4]

Facilities include two schools (Mulbarton Infant School and Mulbarton Junior School), an Adnams' public house, The World's End, a social club, two convenience stores (One Stop and Co-op), a church, a fish-and-chip shop, a Chinese takeaway, and an MOT and vehicle repair centre. There is a regular bus service to Norwich. In the centre of the village is a large common, with a pond where many ducks live.

Governance[edit]

An electoral ward in the same name exists. This ward stretches north west to Ketteringham with a total population taken at the 2011 census of 5,121.[5]

Notable people[edit]

  • Maurice Norman, the former Norwich City, Tottenham Hotspur and England footballer, was born in Mulbarton.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Norfolk Heritage and Explorations - Mulbarton". Web.archive.org. 2010-11-21. Archived from the original on November 21, 2010. Retrieved 2014-02-06.
  2. ^ "Mulbarton parish information". South Norfolk Council. 17 April 2007. Archived from the original on 27 September 2011. Retrieved 20 June 2009.
  3. ^ Office for National Statistics & Norfolk County Council. "2001 Census population and household counts for unparished urban areas and all parishes". Norfolk.gov.uk. Archived from the original (XLS) on 2017-02-11. Retrieved 2014-02-06.
  4. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Retrieved 8 September 2015.
  5. ^ "Ward population 2011". Retrieved 8 September 2015.
  6. ^ "Maurice Norman". Englandstats. Retrieved 27 October 2016.

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