Saffron Walden

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Saffron Walden
St Marys Church, Saffron Walden.jpg
St Mary the Virgin, Saffron Walden
Saffron Walden is located in Essex
Saffron Walden
Saffron Walden
Location within Essex
Population15,504 (2011)[1]
OS grid referenceTL541387
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townSAFFRON WALDEN
Postcode districtCB10, CB11
Dialling code01799
PoliceEssex
FireEssex
AmbulanceEast of England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Essex
52°01′19″N 0°14′35″E / 52.022°N 0.243°E / 52.022; 0.243Coordinates: 52°01′19″N 0°14′35″E / 52.022°N 0.243°E / 52.022; 0.243

Saffron Walden is a town near the M11 motorway, in the Uttlesford district of Essex.

It is a market town 12 miles (19 km) north of Bishop's Stortford, 15 miles (24 km) south of Cambridge and 43 miles (69 km) north of London. It has a rural appearance and some buildings of the medieval period.

The population was 15,504 at the 2011 census.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Town population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Civil Parish population 2011. Archived from jinga=7&b=11128136&c=Saffron+Walden&d=16&e=62&g=6426363&i=1001x1003x1032x1004&m=0&r=1&s=1443348967706&enc=1 the original Check |url= value (help) on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 27 September 2015.