Of Thanet's 129,200 population, 6,430 live in the Thanet villages. The population of St Nicholas and Sarre, at 930 compares to Minster (3,450), Manston (1,000), Monkton (740) and Acol (310).
The Parish covers an area of 1,705 hectares of which 94% is taken up with agricultural land and is the second largest of the Thanet villages behind Minster (1,905 hectares). Monkton is 959 hectares, Manston 333 hectares and Acol 215 hectares.
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