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Heanor, Derbyshire

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Heanor, Derbyshire

Heanor is a town in the Amber Valley district of Derbyshire in the East Midlands of England. It is 8 miles northeast of Derby. According to the census of 2001 the town's population was 22,620.
DistrictAmber Valley
Post townHEANOR
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK4346
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01773

Other names by which Heanor, Derbyshire has been known in the past


Heanor, Derbyshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Heanor, town, par., and township, S. Derbyshire, 5¼ miles SE. of Belper - par., 6216 ac., pop. 11,137; township, 1579 ac., pop. 6822; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; is situated in the midst of an extensive coal district, and has ironworks; in vicinity of town is the seat of Heanor Hall.

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