Cheltenham Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Cheltenham was 115,732 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Cheltenham is 40, while the median age is lower at 38.
84.0% of people living in Cheltenham were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.6% Wales, 1.7% Scotland, 0.8% India, 0.7% Ireland, 0.5% United States, 0.5% Northern Ireland, 0.5% South Africa, 0.3% Hong Kong , 0.3% Philippines.
94.7% of people living in Cheltenham speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.6% Polish, 0.3% All other Chinese, 0.2% Gujarati, 0.2% Portuguese, 0.2% Spanish, 0.2% French, 0.2% German, 0.2% Slovak, 0.2% Bengali.
The religious make up of Cheltenham is 58.7% Christian, 30.1% No religion, 0.9% Muslim, 0.8% Hindu, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Agnostic.
8,833 people did not state a religion. 573 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 10 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
42.4% of people are married, 12.8% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.0% live with a partner of the same sex, 27.8% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.9% are separated or divorced. There are 6,514 widowed people living in Cheltenham.
The top occupations listed by people in Cheltenham are Professional 20.8%, Administrative and secretarial 14.3%, Associate professional and technical 13.4%, Administrative 11.7%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.0%, Elementary 9.8%, Skilled trades 9.0%, Elementary administration and service 8.8%, Sales and customer service 8.5%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.1%.
Browse for Cheltenham Demographics by ward/suburb
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- Cheltenham Areas
- All Saints, Battledown, Benhall and The Reddings, Charlton Kings, Charlton Park, College, Hesters Way, Lansdown, Leckhampton, Oakley, Park, Pittville, Prestbury, Springbank, St Mark's, St Paul's, St Peter's, Swindon Village, Up Hatherley, Warden Hill
- 2011 Census United Kingdom