Stanhill Rural District

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Stanhill Rural District
Map-stanhill.png
Map of Stanhill Rural District
Geography
Status Rural district
County Centralia
Highest point Mount Taumata 5,275 ft (1,608 m)
Demography
Population (2010) 25,245  (Ranked 31st)
Politics
Stanhill Rural District Council
Arms-stanhill.png
Coat of Arms of Stanhill Rural District
Mayor      Ray Gurley (Nat)
Councillors
Local authorities of Guelphia
Counties · Municipalities · Parishes

Stanhill Rural District is a municipality in northern Centralia. The main town is Stanhill, other places include Chandler and Taumata.

History

Settlement

Recent times

Geography

Parishes

Further information: Parishes of Guelphia
File:Map-parishes-stanhill.png
Map of the 21 parishes of the Stanhill Rural District. Parishes without an elected council are shown in grey.
The Stanhill Rural District comprises of two deaneries and 21 parishes. As of 2017, 20 of the latter have an elected parish council.
# Image Name Deanery Population Area
1 Arms-avondale.png Avondale Stanhill 330 35.28 sq mi (91.4 km2)
2 Arms-chandler-parish.png Chandler Chandler 1,550 6.73 sq mi (17.4 km2)
3 Arms-clevedon.png Clevedon Stanhill 552 19.68 sq mi (51.0 km2)
4 Arms-coningdale.png Coningdale Chandler 757 20.70 sq mi (53.6 km2)
5 Arms-eddleton.png Eddleton Stanhill 516 24.70 sq mi (64.0 km2)
6 Arms-halls peak.png Halls Peak Chandler 150 12.60 sq mi (32.6 km2)
7 Arms-hargrave.png Hargrave Stanhill 710 10.69 sq mi (27.7 km2)
8 25px Long Point Stanhill 583 29.95 sq mi (77.6 km2)
9 25px Mowle Chandler 260 34.98 sq mi (90.6 km2)
10 Arms-pantonthwaite.png Pantonthwaite Chandler 384 34.51 sq mi (89.4 km2)
11 Arms-pondsford.png Pondsford Chandler 284 16.70 sq mi (43.3 km2)
12 Arms-st george.png St George Chandler 320 16.09 sq mi (41.7 km2)
13 Arms-serpentine.png Serpentine Chandler 506 26.80 sq mi (69.4 km2)
14 Arms-silverton.png Silverton Stanhill 400 13.33 sq mi (34.5 km2)
15 Arms-snowy valley.png Snowy Valley Chandler 590 33.19 sq mi (86.0 km2)
16 Arms-stanhill-parish.png Stanhill Stanhill 17,492 3.56 sq mi (9.2 km2)
17 25px Stockton Stanhill 450 9.19 sq mi (23.8 km2)
18 Swiftwater Chandler 6 43.14 sq mi (111.7 km2)
19 25px Taumata Chandler 612 25.30 sq mi (65.5 km2)
20 25px Trequean Stanhill 210 13.50 sq mi (35.0 km2)
21 Arms-warmford.png Warmford Regis Chandler 588 32.99 sq mi (85.4 km2)

Governance

The District has an elected council, consisting of 12 aldermen drawn from six two-member wards.

Wards

Stanhill Rural District is divided into the following wards for electoral and statistical purposes. For local government elections, each ward has approximately 2,600 electors (±10%), and each returns two aldermen.

Transport

Major roads

References

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