Ringstead, Norfolk

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Ringstead
UK Ringstead (Norfolk).jpg
Signpost in Ringstead
Ringstead is located in Norfolk
Ringstead
Ringstead
Ringstead shown within Norfolk
Area11.13 km2 (4.30 sq mi)
Population324 (2011)
• Density29/km2 (75/sq mi)
OS grid referenceTF707403
Civil parish
  • Ringstead
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townHUNSTANTON
Postcode districtPE36
PoliceNorfolk
FireNorfolk
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
List of places
UK
England
Norfolk
52°55′59″N 0°32′19″E / 52.933°N 0.53853°E / 52.933; 0.53853Coordinates: 52°55′59″N 0°32′19″E / 52.933°N 0.53853°E / 52.933; 0.53853

Ringstead is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 11.13 km2 (4.30 sq mi) and had a population of 355 in 155 households at the 2001 census,[1] reducing to 324 at the 2011 Census.[2] For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of King's Lynn and West Norfolk.

Downs[edit]

The Ringstead downs is a large forested area at the bottom of the village. The downs link Ringstead to the nearby resort town of Hunstanton.

Notable residents[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Census population and household counts for unparished urban areas and all parishes Archived 2017-02-11 at the Wayback Machine.. Office for National Statistics & Norfolk County Council (2001). Retrieved 20 June 2009.
  2. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 29 August 2015.

External links[edit]

Media related to Ringstead, Norfolk at Wikimedia Commons