Penllergaer (electoral ward)
|Area||6.01 km2 (2.32 sq mi)|
|Population||2,868 (2011 census)|
|• Density||477/km2 (1,240/sq mi)|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
The electoral ward consists of Penllergaer, East and West, in the parliamentary constituency of Gower. It is a mainly rural ward with grassland to the south and woodland to the north. It is bordered by the wards of Llangyfelach to the northeast; Penderry to the south; Kingsbridge to the south west; Gorseinon to the west, Penyrheol to the north west.
In the 2008 local council elections, the turnout for Penllergaer was 45.56%. The results were:
|Wendy Fitzgerald||Independent||873||Independents hold|
|Nigel Mark Rees||Labour||56|
|Paul Werner Sivertsen||Conservative||48|
|Carol Smith||Green Party||27|
In the 2012 local council elections, the turnout for Penllergaer was 42.47%. The results were:
|Wendy Fitzgerald||Independents||744||Independents hold|
|Lyndon Richard Jones||Conservative||25|
- UK Census (2011). "Local Area Report – Penllergaer 2011 Census Ward (1237327872)". Nomis. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 10 March 2018.