Ryedale is a wapentake in the North Riding of Yorkshire, adjacent to the East Riding. It is bounded by Bulmer Wapentake to the south; by Birdforth to the west; by Langbaurgh to the north; by Pickering Lythe to the east; and by Buckrose in the East Riding to the south. In 2011, it had a population of 18,015.
It comprises the ancient parishes of:
*: Ampleforth Birdforth in Birdforth wapentake.
†: In Birdforth wapentake.
‡: In Bulmer wapentake
§: Remainder in Pickering Lythe.
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