Broughton and Stockbridge Ward Profile


Ward profiles have been developed for each of the 24 ward areas in Test Valley. Additionally, parish profiles have been developed for the borough's parishes. The profiles aim to provide consistent information about local communities across the borough. It is hoped that these profiles will allow a greater understanding of your local area and help to identify priorities for the community.

Below you will find a detailed ward profile for Broughton and Stockbridge, as well as profiles for the ward's parishes. If you would like further information about a specific area or data set, please contact the Policy Team on 01264 368000 or and we will work with you to provide a more detailed profile.

'Ward' is a term used by the Council and other public sector bodies to define an area represented by one or more Borough Councillors. These Councillors have been elected by the people who live in that ward to represent their views. A parish is represented by a number of Parish Councillors, and is usually smaller than a ward.


Broughton and Stockbridge ward covers 10,184 hectares in central Test Valley. It is the largest ward in the borough, covering 3,506 hectares more than the next largest ward, which is Bourne Valley in the north.

Broughton and Stockbridge stretches across the middle of the borough, bordering Wiltshire on its western edge and Winchester City Council to the east.

Map of Ward Area | View Larger Map


  • Stockbridge
  • Broughton Sculpture
  • Houghton Lodge