Ashford Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Ashford was 117,956 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Ashford is 40, while the median age is also 40.
88.5% of people living in Ashford were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.2% Scotland, 0.7% Wales, 0.6% India, 0.5% Ireland, 0.4% South Africa, 0.3% Hong Kong , 0.3% Zimbabwe, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% United States.
95.1% of people living in Ashford speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.4% Nepalese, 0.9% Polish, 0.3% French, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% Malayalam, 0.1% Tamil, 0.1% Bengali, 0.1% Lithuanian, 0.1% Shona.
The religious make up of Ashford is 62.9% Christian, 25.8% No religion, 1.1% Hindu, 0.9% Muslim, 0.7% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Sikh.
8,972 people did not state a religion. 418 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 9 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
50.8% of people are married, 12.6% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 20.3% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.3% are separated or divorced. There are 5,711 widowed people living in Ashford.
The top occupations listed by people in Ashford are Professional 15.7%, Skilled trades 13.2%, Managers, directors and senior officials 12.2%, Associate professional and technical 11.6%, Administrative and secretarial 10.9%, Elementary 10.9%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.2%, Sales and customer service 9.0%, Elementary administration and service 8.5%, Corporate managers and directors 8.1%.
Browse for Ashford Demographics by ward/suburb
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- Ashford Areas
- Aylesford Green, Beaver, Biddenden, Bockhanger, Boughton Aluph and Eastwell, Bybrook, Charing, Downs North, Downs West, Godinton, Great Chart with Singleton North, Highfield, Isle of Oxney, Kennington, Little Burton Farm, Norman, North Willesborough, Park Farm North, Park Farm South, Rolvenden and Tenterden West, Saxon Shore, Singleton South, South Willesborough, St Michaels, Stanhope, Stour, Tenterden North, Tenterden South, Victoria, Washford, Weald Central, Weald East, Weald North, Weald South, Wye
- 2011 Census United Kingdom