Information about Halton

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Halton Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Halton is 128,478 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Halton is 65,547, and the female population is 62,931. 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 120,301, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,831. 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 (75,269), followed by No religion (45,261), 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 (24,183), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (18,732). 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 Halton area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (38,702), while 22,958 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 24,876 adults have Level 3 education, while 17,403 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Halton area are

  • Professional occupations (8767)
  • Elementary occupations (7653), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (7260)


The average age of people living in Halton is 42 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (22909), Between 45 to 54 (17410), and Between 55 to 64 (17329). 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 Halton has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (18,408) followed by Routine occupations (16,996), and Semi-routine occupations (14,339). 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 Halton over the years

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Postcodes in Halton

The postcode district L, WA are associated with the Halton, and there are total 5 postcode areas (listed below). The Halton has a total of 3232 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Halton



Beechwood & Heath



Central & West Bank

Daresbury, Moore & Sandymoor

Ditton, Hale Village & Halebank



Halton Castle

Halton Lea

Halton View


Hough Green

Mersey & Weston

Norton North

Norton South & Preston Brook

RegionNorth West