Richmond upon Thames Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Richmond upon Thames was 186,990 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Richmond upon Thames is 38, while the median age is also 38.
71.5% of people living in Richmond upon Thames were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.0% Scotland, 1.8% Ireland, 1.5% Wales, 1.4% South Africa, 1.4% United States, 1.3% India, 1.1% Australia, 0.8% South America, 0.7% Northern Ireland.
89.6% of people living in Richmond upon Thames speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.0% Polish, 0.9% German, 0.7% Spanish, 0.7% French, 0.6% Persian/Farsi, 0.5% Italian, 0.4% Arabic, 0.4% Panjabi, 0.4% Portuguese.
The religious make up of Richmond upon Thames is 55.3% Christian, 27.8% No religion, 3.3% Muslim, 1.6% Hindu, 0.8% Sikh, 0.8% Buddhist, 0.8% Jewish, 0.1% Agnostic.
15,840 people did not state a religion. 666 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 19 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
46.3% of people are married, 11.9% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.1% live with a partner of the same sex, 26.2% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.0% are separated or divorced. There are 9,071 widowed people living in Richmond upon Thames.
The top occupations listed by people in Richmond upon Thames are Professional 29.7%, Associate professional and technical 20.5%, Managers, directors and senior officials 17.5%, Business, media and public service professionals 12.5%, Corporate managers and directors 12.3%, Business and public service associate professionals 11.2%, Administrative and secretarial 9.5%, Science, research, engineering and technology professionals 7.1%, Administrative 6.7%, Teaching and educational professionals 6.4%.
Browse for Richmond upon Thames Demographics by ward/suburb
- England LocalStats
- London LocalStats
- Richmond upon Thames Areas
- Barnes, East Sheen, Fulwell and Hampton Hill, Ham, Petersham and Richmond Riverside, Hampton, Hampton North, Hampton Wick, Heathfield, Kew, Mortlake and Barnes Common, North Richmond, South Richmond, South Twickenham, St Margarets and North Twickenham, Teddington, Twickenham Riverside, West Twickenham, Whitton
- 2011 Census United Kingdom