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South Hinksey, Oxfordshire

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South Hinksey, Oxfordshire

South Hinksey is a village and civil parish just over 1 mile south of the centre of Oxford. The parish includes the residential area of Hinksey Hill about 0.5 miles south of the village. The parish was part of Berkshire until the 1974 boundary changes transferred it to Oxfordshire.
DistrictSouth Oxfordshire
Post townOxford
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSP5004
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01865
Population383 (2001 census)

Other names by which South Hinksey, Oxfordshire has been known in the past

Hincksey ~ Hinksey ~ Hinksey South

South Hinksey, Oxfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Hinksey, South, par. and vil., N. Berks, on river Thames--par., partly in Oxford city, 651 ac., pop. 956; pop. of city part 773; vil., 1½ mile S. of Oxford; P.O., called Hincksey.

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