Northumberland Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Northumberland was 316,028 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Northumberland is 43, while the median age is higher at 45.
92.8% of people living in Northumberland were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 3.6% Scotland, 0.4% Wales, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% India, 0.2% Ireland, 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% United States, 0.1% Australia, 0.1% Philippines.
99.0% of people living in Northumberland speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.2% Polish, 0.1% Panjabi, 0.1% Bengali, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino.
The religious make up of Northumberland is 68.6% Christian, 23.6% No religion, 0.3% Muslim, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.2% Sikh, 0.1% Hindu, 0.1% Jewish.
20,161 people did not state a religion. 739 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 23 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
51.7% of people are married, 10.8% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 20.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.5% are separated or divorced. There are 16,570 widowed people living in Northumberland.
The top occupations listed by people in Northumberland are Professional 15.5%, Skilled trades 13.0%, Administrative and secretarial 11.5%, Associate professional and technical 11.5%, Elementary 11.0%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.6%, Managers, directors and senior officials 10.5%, Administrative 8.6%, Sales and customer service 8.6%, Elementary administration and service 8.6%.
Browse for Northumberland Demographics by ward/suburb
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- Northumberland Areas
- Alnwick, Amble, Amble West with Warkworth, Ashington Central, Bamburgh, Bedlington Central, Bedlington East, Bedlington West, Bellingham, Berwick East, Berwick North, Berwick West with Ord, Bothal, Bywell, Chevington with Longhorseley, Choppington, College, Corbridge, Cowpen, Cramlington East, Cramlington Eastfield, Cramlington North, Cramlington South East, Cramlington Village, Cramlington West, Croft, Haltwhistle, Hartley, Haydon, Haydon and Hadrian, Hexham Central with Acomb, Hexham East, Hexham West, Hirst, Holywell, Humshaugh, Isabella, Kitty Brewster, Lesbury, Longhoughton, Lynemouth, Morpeth Kirkhill, Morpeth North, Morpeth Stobhill, Newbiggin Central and East, Newsham, Norham and Islandshires, Pegswood, Plessey, Ponteland East, Ponteland North, Ponteland South with Heddon, Ponteland West, Prudhoe East, Prudhoe West, Rothbury, Seaton with Newbiggin West, Seghill with Seaton Delaval, Shilbottle, Sleekburn, South Blyth, South Tynedale, Stakeford, Stocksfield and Broomhaugh, Ulgham, Wensleydale, Wooler
- 2011 Census United Kingdom