Rochford Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Rochford was 83,287 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Rochford is 42, while the median age is higher at 44.
94.7% of people living in Rochford were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 0.9% Scotland, 0.6% Wales, 0.5% Ireland, 0.2% India, 0.2% Northern Ireland, 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% Zimbabwe, 0.1% Hong Kong , 0.1% Australia.
99.0% of people living in Rochford speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.1% Polish, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% Gujarati, 0.1% All other Chinese.
The religious make up of Rochford is 63.4% Christian, 27.4% No religion, 0.4% Muslim, 0.3% Jewish, 0.3% Hindu, 0.2% Buddhist.
6,038 people did not state a religion. 310 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 8 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
54.6% of people are married, 10.3% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.5% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.0% are separated or divorced. There are 3,674 widowed people living in Rochford.
The top occupations listed by people in Rochford are Administrative and secretarial 16.5%, Professional 14.6%, Associate professional and technical 13.9%, Skilled trades 13.2%, Administrative 11.9%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.8%, Corporate managers and directors 8.5%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.1%, Elementary 7.9%, Sales and customer service 7.7%.
Browse for Rochford Demographics by ward/suburb
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- Rochford Areas
- Ashingdon and Canewdon, Barling and Sutton, Downhall and Rawreth, Foulness and Great Wakering, Grange, Hawkwell North, Hawkwell South, Hawkwell West, Hockley Central, Hockley North, Hockley West, Hullbridge, Lodge, Rayleigh Central, Rochford, Sweyne Park, Trinity, Wheatley, Whitehouse
- 2011 Census United Kingdom