Much Hadham, previously called Great Hadham, is a town and civil parish in the district of East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, England. The church of Much Hadham contains the communities of Perry Green and Green Tye, along with the town of Much Hadham itself. It covers 4,490 acres (1,820 ha).  The village of Much Hadham is positioned midway in between Ware and Bishop's Stortford. The population of the church was recorded as 2,862 in the 2011 census, a boost from 1,994 in 2001. The town is straight extended along its mile and a half long high street (High Street, Tower Hill as well as Widford Road) which leaves the river Ash. It is positioned in between Bishop's Stortford as well as Ware, about 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) from Hertford and also about 40 kilometres (25 mi) north of London. The town had a train station on the Buntingford solitary track branch line, which enclosed 1965 under the Beeching Axe.