Blackawton is a village and civil parish in the South Hams district of Devon, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 647. Blackawton is a major part of the West Dart electoral ward. The ward's population at the 2011 census was 1,946. The village is about six miles west of Dartmouth.
Blackawton has hosted an annual worm charming competition since 1980.
There is one pub in Blackawton: The George Inn and one restaurant The Normandy Arms.
The Village runs its own village shop and post office all run by volunteers.