Riston is a civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 9 miles (14 km) north of Hull city centre and covering an area of 1,374.241 hectares (3,395.82 acres).[2]

Riston
Civil parish
Riston UK parish locator map.svg
Population979 (2011 census)[1]
OS grid referenceTA128425
Civil parish
  • Riston
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townHULL
Postcode districtHU11
PoliceHumberside
FireHumberside
AmbulanceYorkshire
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Yorkshire
53°52′N 0°17′W / 53.867°N 0.283°W / 53.867; -0.283Coordinates: 53°52′N 0°17′W / 53.867°N 0.283°W / 53.867; -0.283

The civil parish is formed by the village of Long Riston and the hamlet of Arnold.

According to the 2011 UK census, Riston parish had a population of 979,[1] an increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 630.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b UK Census (2011). "Local Area Report – Riston Parish (1170211246)". Nomis. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 23 February 2018.
  2. ^ "2001 Census Area Profile" (PDF). East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2004. Archived (PDF) from the original on 18 March 2012. Retrieved 8 February 2013.
  3. ^ UK Census (2001). "Local Area Report – Riston Parish (00FB117)". Nomis. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 4 March 2020.
  • Gazetteer — A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. p. 9.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Riston at Wikimedia Commons