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Stansted Mountfitchet
Stansted Mountfitchet mill.jpg
Stansted Mountfitchet Windmill
Population 5,533 
District
  • Uttlesford
Shire county
  • Essex
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
UK
England

Stansted Mountfitchet is an English village and civil parish in Uttlesford district, Essex, near the Hertfordshire border, 35 miles (56 km) north of London. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 5,533, increasing to 6,011 at the 2011 census. The village is served by Stansted Mountfitchet railway station.

Stansted Mountfitchet is situated in north west Essex near the Hertfordshire border and 3 miles (5 km) north of Bishop's Stortford. Stansted Airport is 2 miles (3 km) from the village. The village has three primary schools (Bentfield Primary School, St Mary's (C of E) Primary School and Magna Carta Primary Academy), and one high school which was renamed the Forest Hall School in September, 2013.


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