Herefordshire Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Herefordshire was 183,477 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Herefordshire is 43, while the median age is higher at 44.
85.9% of people living in Herefordshire were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 5.8% Wales, 1.3% Scotland, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.3% Ireland, 0.3% South Africa, 0.3% India, 0.2% United States, 0.1% Australia, 0.1% Philippines.
96.3% of people living in Herefordshire speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.6% Polish, 0.3% Lithuanian, 0.2% Slovak, 0.2% Portuguese, 0.1% Hungarian, 0.1% Russian, 0.1% Bulgarian, 0.1% Romanian, 0.1% Latvian.
The religious make up of Herefordshire is 67.8% Christian, 22.3% No religion, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.2% Muslim, 0.1% Hindu, 0.1% Jewish.
15,050 people did not state a religion. 512 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 14 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
51.2% of people are married, 11.2% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 20.4% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.4% are separated or divorced. There are 9,997 widowed people living in Herefordshire.
The top occupations listed by people in Herefordshire are Skilled trades 16.2%, Professional 14.5%, Elementary 12.0%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.6%, Associate professional and technical 10.3%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.9%, Administrative and secretarial 9.7%, Process, plant and machine operatives 8.5%, Elementary administration and service 8.2%, Caring personal service 8.0%.
Browse for Herefordshire Demographics by ward/suburb
- England LocalStats
- West Midlands LocalStats
- Herefordshire Areas
- Aylestone, Backbury, Belmont, Bircher, Bringsty, Bromyard, Burghill, Holmer and Lyde, Castle, Central, Credenhill, Frome, Golden Cross with Weobley, Golden Valley North, Golden Valley South, Hagley, Hampton Court, Hollington, Hope End, Kerne Bridge, Kington Town, Ledbury, Leominster North, Leominster South, Llangarron, Mortimer, Old Gore, Pembridge and Lyonshall with Titley, Penyard, Pontrilas, Ross-on-Wye East, Ross-on-Wye West, St Martins and Hinton, St Nicholas, Stoney Street, Sutton Walls, Three Elms, Tupsley, Upton, Valletts, Wormsley Ridge
- 2011 Census United Kingdom