West Acre, Norfolk

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West Acre
West Acre is located in Norfolk
West Acre
West Acre
West Acre shown within Norfolk
Area 14.49 km2 (5.59 sq mi)
Population 260 
• Density 18/km2 (47/sq mi)
OS grid reference TF778150
Civil parish
  • West Acre
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town KING'S LYNN
Postcode district PE32
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
52°42′13″N 0°37′54″E / 52.703643°N 0.631542°E / 52.703643; 0.631542Coordinates: 52°42′13″N 0°37′54″E / 52.703643°N 0.631542°E / 52.703643; 0.631542

West Acre is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 14.49 km2 (5.59 sq mi) and had a population of 187 in 83 households at the 2001 census,[1] the population increasing to 260 at the 2011 Census.[2] For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of King's Lynn and West Norfolk.

Norfolk County Council is in charge of roads, some schools, and social services, and the county councillor is Richard Toby Coke. For Westminster elections the parish forms part of the North West Norfolk constituency, represented by Henry Bellingham.


  1. ^ Census population and household counts for unparished urban areas and all parishes. Office for National Statistics & Norfolk County Council (2001). Retrieved 20 June 2009.
  2. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Retrieved 30 August 2015.