Information about Adur

Avg Annual Income
Full Time Employees
Average Age
Adur Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Adur is 64,543 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Adur is 33,329, and the female population is 31,215. In England, the male population is 28,833,712 and the female population is 27,656,336, according to the 2021 census.

Ethnicity & Religion

According to the latest 2021 census, The main ethnicity of the people in the immediate area is White: English, with a total of 57,390, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,258. As compared to the population in England, the main ethnicities were White: English(41,540,791) followed by Asian: Indian(1,843,248) and Asian: Pakistani(1,570,285). In terms of religion, most people mentioned No religion (30,890), followed by Christian (27,836), whereas, in England, the main religion was Christian(26,167,899), Muslim(3,801,186), and Hindu(1,020,533). While 20,715,664 mentioned 'No Religion' and 3,400,548 did not answer


As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (12,584), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (9,872). While in England, 11,349,743 households are not deprived in any dimension, and 7,842,690 households are deprived in one dimension.

Economic Status

Most people in the Adur area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (15,955), while 14,383 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 14,784 adults have Level 3 education, while 7,949 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Adur area are

  • Professional occupations (5345)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (4216), and
  • Skilled trades occupations (3820)


The average age of people living in Adur is 45 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (10914), Between 45 to 54 (9155), and Between 55 to 64 (8487). The median age in England and Wales was 40 years as per the 2021 census.


The NS-SEC defines and measures social class and is considered a reliable indicator of a person's class status. As per the 2021 census, most of the population in Adur has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (11,248) followed by Small employers and own account workers (7,111), and Intermediate occupations (7,045). In England, Most of the population(9,172,372) have Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations, followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations(6,092,791)

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Population of Adur over the years

Male Population of Adur over the years
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Postcodes in Adur

The postcode district BN are associated with the Adur, and there are total 6 postcode areas (listed below). The Adur has a total of 2632 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Adur








Mash Barn



Southwick Green

St Mary's

St Nicolas


UTLA22West Sussex
RegionSouth East