Information about North East Derbyshire

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North East Derbyshire Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of North East Derbyshire is 102,003 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in North East Derbyshire is 52,267, and the female population is 49,734. 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 97,657, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 1,344. 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 (51,954), followed by No religion (43,173), 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 (21,613), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (15,772). 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 North East Derbyshire area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (27,255), while 25,084 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 23,507 adults have Level 3 education, while 12,364 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the North East Derbyshire area are

  • Professional occupations (8011)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (6028), and
  • Skilled trades occupations (5813)


The average age of people living in North East Derbyshire is 46 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (15702), Between 55 to 64 (14956), and Between 45 to 54 (14090). 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 North East Derbyshire has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (17,206) followed by Routine occupations (11,930), and Semi-routine occupations (11,161). 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)

Map of North East Derbyshire

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Population of North East Derbyshire over the years

Male Population of North East Derbyshire over the years
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Postcodes in North East Derbyshire

The postcode district DE, S are associated with the North East Derbyshire, and there are total 10 postcode areas (listed below). The North East Derbyshire has a total of 3302 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of North East Derbyshire
AreaNorth East Derbyshire


Barlow & Holmesfield

Brampton & Walton

Clay Cross North

Clay Cross South

Coal Aston

Dronfield North

Dronfield South

Dronfield Woodhouse

Eckington North

Eckington South & Renishaw

Gosforth Valley


Holmewood & Heath

Killamarsh East

Killamarsh West

North Wingfield Central

Pilsley & Morton

Ridgeway & Marsh Lane






RegionEast Midlands