Information about North East Lincolnshire

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North East Lincolnshire Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of North East Lincolnshire is 156,967 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in North East Lincolnshire is 80,154, and the female population is 76,812. 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 145,362, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 5,156. 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 No religion (73,008), followed by Christian (71,063), 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 (30,701), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (24,150). 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 Lincolnshire area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (41,695), while 31,788 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 29,444 adults have Does not apply education, while 20,513 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the North East Lincolnshire area are

  • Process, plant and machine operatives (10396)
  • Elementary occupations (9577), and
  • Professional occupations (8490)


The average age of people living in North East Lincolnshire is 43 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (27540), Between 55 to 64 (22021), and Between 45 to 54 (20537). 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 Lincolnshire has Routine occupations (26,033) followed by Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (20,582), and Semi-routine occupations (18,145). 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 Lincolnshire

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Population of North East Lincolnshire over the years

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

The postcode district DN are associated with the North East Lincolnshire, and there are total 9 postcode areas (listed below). The North East Lincolnshire has a total of 4171 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of North East Lincolnshire
AreaNorth East Lincolnshire

Croft Baker

East Marsh




Humberston and New Waltham




Sidney Sussex



West Marsh



UTLA22North East Lincolnshire
RegionYorkshire and The Humber