According to the 2001 UK census, Barmby Moor parish had a population of 1,065.
The village has a long history and was originally a market town with a coaching inn. For more history see (http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.asp?compid=23017). The village has a church, dedicated to St Catherine, and a primary school. The former school house now houses a Kids Club and a Pre-School, both are charities run by committed locals. There is also a village shop, which has moved recently into a new purpose-built home, a post office and a pub, The Boot & Slipper, which is well supported by the village.
The nearby town of Pocklington has a wealth of other shops including two supermarkets together with bakers, butchers, banks and clothes shops etc. Further afield York, Hull and Beverley are the nearest larger places.
Barmby Moor Primary School is a Church of England school. The foundation governors are appointed by the Church. The school maintains close links with St Catherine’s Church and with the family of Church schools within the diocese of York.