Information about Craven

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Craven Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Craven is 56,927 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Craven is 29,309, and the female population is 27,618. 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 53,690, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 1,149. 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 (30,643), followed by No religion (21,902), 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 (14,396), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (8,453). 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 Craven area mentioned they are Retired (15,340), while 14,486 adults mentioned they are Employee: Full-time.


Regarding education, 18,165 adults have Level 3 education, while 6,406 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Craven area are

  • Professional occupations (5434)
  • Skilled trades occupations (4105), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (4021)


The average age of people living in Craven is 48 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 55 to 64 (9187), Between 65 to 74 (8327), and Below 14 (8055). 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 Craven has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (10,931) followed by Small employers and own account workers (7,676), and Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (7,132). 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 Craven over the years

Male Population of Craven over the years
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Postcodes in Craven

The postcode district LA, BD are associated with the Craven, and there are total 6 postcode areas (listed below). The Craven has a total of 2758 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Craven

Aire Valley

Bentham & Ingleton

Glusburn, Cross Hills & Sutton-in-Craven

Mid Craven

Settle & Penyghent

Skipton East & South

Skipton North & Embsay-with-Eastby

Skipton West & West Craven


UTLA22North Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and The Humber