Information about Eden

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Full Time Employees
Average Age
Eden Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Eden is 54,737 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Eden is 27,594, and the female population is 27,141. 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 51,891, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 1,526. 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 (31,980), followed by No religion (18,815), 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 (12,769), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (8,560). 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 Eden area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (13,680), while 13,344 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 15,183 adults have Level 3 education, while 6,651 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Eden area are

  • Skilled trades occupations (4960)
  • Professional occupations (3792), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (3671)


The average age of people living in Eden is 47 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 55 to 64 (9151), Between 65 to 74 (7840), and Between 45 to 54 (7761). 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 Eden has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (9,132) followed by Small employers and own account workers (8,528), and Routine occupations (6,226). 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 Eden over the years

Male Population of Eden over the years
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Postcodes in Eden

The postcode district CA are associated with the Eden, and there are total 8 postcode areas (listed below). The Eden has a total of 2727 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info

Alston and Fellside

Appleby and Brough

Eamont and Shap

Eden and Lyvennet Vale

Greystoke and Ullswater

Hesket and Lazonby

Kirkby Stephen and Tebay

Penrith North

Penrith South

RegionNorth West