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Wigginton is a village and civil parish in the unitary authority of the City of York in North Yorkshire, England. It is situated north of York. According to the 2001 census the parish had a population of 3,714. Prior to 1996 it had been part of the Ryedale district.
Wigginton is bordered on the east by the township of Haxby, the A1237 York Outer ring Road to the south, the B1363 to the west and open farmland to the north.
Prior to the nationwide municipal reorganization of 1974, Wigginton was part of Flaxton Rural District. Historically, it was an ecclesiastical parish in the Bulmer Wapentake.
Categories: North Riding of Yorkshire, England | North Yorkshire, England | Ryedale District, North Yorkshire, England | Flaxton Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, England | Bulmer Wapentake, North Riding of Yorkshire, England | York, Yorkshire, England