infobox UK place
country = England
official_name = Woolbeding
population = 158 (2001)
region= South East England
Woolbeding is recorded in the
Domesday bookas "Welbedinge", meaning Wulfbeards people.
There is an Anglican parish church, "All Hallows", of Saxon origin and a large country house Woolbeding House, which was the home of the late Simon Sainsbury of the supermarket family. The Woolbeding estate is owned by the National Trust and includes Woolbeding and Pound Commons which are Sites of Special Scientific Interest.
The parish has a land area of 729 hectares (1801 acres). In the 2001 census 158 people lived in 70 households, of whom 83 were economically active [ [http://www.westsussex.gov.uk/communityandliving/census2001/pop_ward_summary.pdf Census data] ] .
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