Information about Lichfield

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Lichfield Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Lichfield is 106,436 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Lichfield is 53,993, and the female population is 52,443. 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 97,952, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,231. 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 (57,683), followed by No religion (40,563), 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 (23,731), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (14,968). 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 Lichfield area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (30,500), while 24,896 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 29,789 adults have Level 3 education, while 12,487 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Lichfield area are

  • Professional occupations (10500)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (8452), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (6694)


The average age of people living in Lichfield is 45 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (16680), Between 45 to 54 (15029), and Between 55 to 64 (14636). 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 Lichfield has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (20,374) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (13,549), and Intermediate occupations (10,402). 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 Lichfield over the years

Male Population of Lichfield over the years
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Postcodes in Lichfield

The postcode district WS, B, DE are associated with the Lichfield, and there are total 10 postcode areas (listed below). The Lichfield has a total of 3117 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Lichfield

Alrewas & Fradley

Armitage with Handsacre

Boley Park

Boney Hay & Central

Bourne Vale


Chase Terrace


Colton & the Ridwares



Hammerwich with Wall



Little Aston & Stonnall


Mease Valley


St John's


Summerfield & All Saints

Whittington & Streethay

RegionWest Midlands