Appleby-in-Westmorland is a spread around town and civil parish in the Eden district of Cumbria, England. The town’s population was 3,048 at the 2011 Census.
Located on the River Eden, Appleby is the county town of the historic county of Westmorland. The known was known handily as Appleby until 1974, when as a successor parish to the former borough, its council distorted the town’s post to maintain the publicize of Westmorland, which had been abolished as an administrative county in the Local Government Act 1972.
It lies 13.7 miles (22 kilometres) south-east of Penrith, 32.2 miles (52 kilometres) south-east of Carlisle, 27.2 miles (44 kilometres) north east of Kendal, 45.2 miles (73 kilometres) west of Darlington, and 61.2 miles (98 kilometres) west of Middlesbrough.