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Llanbadarn Fawr, Ceredigion

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Llanbadarn Fawr, Ceredigion

Llanbadarn Fawr is an urbanised village and community in Ceredigion, Wales. It is located on the outskirts of Aberystwyth situated next to Penparcau and Southgate. It forms the eastern part of the continually built-up area of Aberystwyth. It holds two electoral wards, Padarn and Sulien which elect a Ceredigion County Councillor each and several Llanbadarn Fawr Community Councillors. As of the 2001 census its population as a community was recorded at 2,899.
Post townAberystwyth
Administrative CountyCeredigion
Traditional CountyCardiganshire
OS GridSN6080
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityDyfed Powys
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01970

Other names by which Llanbadarn Fawr, Ceredigion has been known in the past


Llanbadarn Fawr, Ceredigion in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Llanbadarnfawr.-- par. and vil., Cardiganshire, in N. of co.- par. (containing Aberystwith), 52,750 ac. (330 water), pop. 14,399; vil., on river Rheidol, 1 mile E. of Aberystwith; P.O.

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