Mulbarton, Norfolk

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St Mary Magdalene, Mulbarton, Norfolk - - 313650.jpg
Mary Magdalen Church
Mulbarton is located in Norfolk
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
Shire county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townNORWICH
Postcode districtNR14
Dialling code01508
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
UK Parliament
List of places
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.


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]


  1. ^ "Norfolk Heritage and Explorations - Mulbarton". 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". 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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