Information about Blackpool

Population
141,039
Avg Annual Income
£30,416
Full Time Employees
23.86%
Average Age
43.31
Blackpool Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Blackpool is 141,039 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Blackpool is 71,410, and the female population is 69,626. 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 127,445, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 4,854. 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 Christian (71,698), followed by No religion (57,812), 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

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (24,769), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (22,750). 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 Blackpool area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (33,655), while 27,743 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 26,177 adults have Level 3 education, while 17,470 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Blackpool area are

  • Caring, leisure and other service occupations (8632)
  • Professional occupations (7502), and
  • Elementary occupations (7458)

Age

The average age of people living in Blackpool is 43 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (23131), Between 55 to 64 (20411), and Between 45 to 54 (19154). The median age in England and Wales was 40 years as per the 2021 census.

NS-SEC

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 Blackpool has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (18,549) followed by Semi-routine occupations (17,431), and Routine occupations (17,382). 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 Blackpool over the years

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Postcodes in Blackpool

The postcode district FY are associated with the Blackpool, and there are total 5 postcode areas (listed below). The Blackpool has a total of 3758 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Blackpool
NameType
AreaBlackpool
Ward

Anchorsholme

Bispham

Bloomfield

Brunswick

Claremont

Clifton

Greenlands

Hawes Side

Highfield

Ingthorpe

Layton

Marton

Norbreck

Park

Squires Gate

Stanley

Talbot

Tyldesley

Victoria

Warbreck

Waterloo

LTLA22
UTLA22Blackpool
RegionNorth West
CountryEngland