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Heslington, York

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Heslington, York

Heslington is a suburban village and civil parish within the City of York, in North Yorkshire, England, south-east of the centre of York. Before 1974, it was a village in the Derwent Rural District, which was part of the East Riding of Yorkshire. From 1974 to 1996 it was part of the Selby district before becoming part of the new City of York unitary authority area. According to the 2001 census the ward had a population of 4,122. The parish also includes the Badger Hill area.
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyYork
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridSE6250
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire

Other names by which Heslington, York has been known in the past

Heslington St Lawrence ~ Heslington St Paul ~ Eslinton ~ Haslinton

Heslington, York in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Heslington St Paul, par. and vil., East -Riding Yorkshire, in Ouse valley, 2 miles SE. of York, 1401 ac., pop. 223; P.O., called Heslington; contains the seat of Heslington Hall.

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