Information about Bolsover

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Full Time Employees
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Bolsover Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Bolsover is 80,270 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Bolsover is 40,693, and the female population is 39,580. 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 74,852, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,963. 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 (38,653), followed by No religion (36,067), 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 (15,065), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (12,160). 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 Bolsover area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (24,285), while 15,972 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 14,406 adults have Level 3 education, while 10,066 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Bolsover area are

  • Elementary occupations (5810)
  • Professional occupations (5001), and
  • Skilled trades occupations (4661)


The average age of people living in Bolsover is 43 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (13068), Between 45 to 54 (11598), and Between 55 to 64 (11327). 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 Bolsover has Routine occupations (12,949) followed by Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (11,138), and Semi-routine occupations (9,716). 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 Bolsover over the years

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Postcodes in Bolsover

The postcode district NG, DE, S are associated with the Bolsover, and there are total 9 postcode areas (listed below). The Bolsover has a total of 1772 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Bolsover

Ault Hucknall



Bolsover East

Bolsover North & Shuttlewood

Bolsover South

Clowne East

Clowne West




Shirebrook North

Shirebrook South

South Normanton East

South Normanton West



RegionEast Midlands