West Gilling is a wapentake in the North Riding of Yorkshire, adjacent to the borders of County Durham and Westmorland. It is bounded by East Gilling to the east; and by Hang East and Hang West to the south. County Durham lies to the north, with Westmorland to the west. In 2011, it had a population of 18,742.
It comprises the ancient parishes of:
*: In East Gilling.
†: Remainder in East Gilling.
‡: Parly 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