Harrogate Census Demographics United Kingdom
In the 2011 census the population of Harrogate was 157,869 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.
The average age of people in Harrogate is 42, while the median age is higher at 43.
87.1% of people living in Harrogate were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.6% Scotland, 1.8% United States, 0.9% Wales, 0.5% Northern Ireland, 0.4% Ireland, 0.3% India, 0.3% South Africa, 0.2% China, 0.2% Philippines.
96.6% of people living in Harrogate speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.9% Polish, 0.3% All other Chinese, 0.2% Hungarian, 0.2% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.2% Russian, 0.1% French, 0.1% Lithuanian, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% German.
The religious make up of Harrogate is 68.6% Christian, 22.5% No religion, 0.4% Muslim, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.2% Jewish, 0.1% Hindu, 0.1% Agnostic, 0.1% Sikh.
11,181 people did not state a religion. 430 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 19 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.
53.3% of people are married, 10.5% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.8% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.3% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.4% are separated or divorced. There are 8,413 widowed people living in Harrogate.
The top occupations listed by people in Harrogate are Professional 18.3%, Managers, directors and senior officials 14.4%, Associate professional and technical 14.3%, Skilled trades 11.7%, Administrative and secretarial 10.7%, Elementary 9.5%, Corporate managers and directors 9.2%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.0%, Elementary administration and service 8.0%, Administrative 7.7%.
Browse for Harrogate Demographics by ward/suburb
- England LocalStats
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- Harrogate Areas
- Bilton, Bishop Monkton, Boroughbridge, Claro, Granby, Harlow Moor, High Harrogate, Hookstone, Killinghall, Kirkby Malzeard, Knaresborough East, Knaresborough King James, Knaresborough Scriven Park, Low Harrogate, Lower Nidderdale, Marston Moor, Mashamshire, New Park, Newby, Nidd Valley, Ouseburn, Pannal, Pateley Bridge, Ribston, Ripon Minster, Ripon Moorside, Ripon Spa, Rossett, Saltergate, Spofforth with Lower Wharfedale, Starbeck, Stray, Washburn, Wathvale, Woodfield
- 2011 Census United Kingdom