Information about Amber Valley

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Amber Valley Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Amber Valley is 126,204 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Amber Valley is 64,233, and the female population is 61,973. 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 119,934, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,279. 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 (59,722), followed by Christian (57,333), 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 (27,520), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (18,893). 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 Amber Valley area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (36,960), while 28,168 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 30,265 adults have Level 3 education, while 15,009 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Amber Valley area are

  • Professional occupations (10404)
  • Skilled trades occupations (7697), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (7635)


The average age of people living in Amber Valley is 45 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (19832), Between 45 to 54 (18361), and Between 55 to 64 (18289). 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 Amber Valley has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (20,778) followed by Routine occupations (16,670), and Semi-routine occupations (13,350). 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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Postcodes in Amber Valley

The postcode district DE, NG are associated with the Amber Valley, and there are total 10 postcode areas (listed below). The Amber Valley has a total of 4143 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Amber Valley
AreaAmber Valley



Belper Central

Belper East

Belper North

Belper South

Codnor and Waingroves



Heage and Ambergate

Heanor East

Heanor West

Heanor and Loscoe

Ironville and Riddings

Kilburn, Denby and Holbrook

Langley Mill and Aldercar


Ripley and Marehay

Shipley Park, Horsley and Horsley Woodhouse


South West Parishes



RegionEast Midlands