Hang East is a wapentake of the North Riding of Yorkshire. Surrounding wapentakes are Hang West to the west; West Gilling and East Gilling to the north; Hallikeld to the south; and Claro in the West Riding to the south. Hang East had a population of 30,484 in 2011.
It comprises the ancient parishes of:
- Bedale (except Langthorne township)*
- Catterick (Appleton, Brough, Catterick, Colburn, Hipswell, Killerby, Scotton, Tunstall townships)†
- Hornby (except Hunton township)‡
- Kirkby Fleetham
- Patrick Brompton (except Hunton township)‡
- St Martins (ex. par.)
- Thornton Watlass
*: In Hallikeld.
†: Remainder in East Gilling and Hang West.
‡: In Hang West.
Wapentakes of Yorkshire
East Riding: Buckrose • Dickering • Harthill • Holderness • Howdenshire • Ouse and Derwent • North Riding: Allertonshire • Birdforth • Bulmer • East Gilling • Hallikeld • Hang East • Hang West • Langbaurgh • Pickering Lythe • Ryedale • West Gilling • Whitby Strand • West Riding: Agbrigg and Morley (Agbrigg, Morley) • Ainsty • Barkston Ash • Claro • Osgoldcross • Skyrack • Staincliffe and Ewcross (Staincliffe, Ewcross) • Staincross • Strafforth and Tickhill