Information about North Kesteven

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North Kesteven Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of North Kesteven is 118,072 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in North Kesteven is 60,220, and the female population is 57,854. 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 111,304, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,830. 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 (63,147), followed by No religion (46,641), 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 (26,651), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (17,158). 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 Kesteven area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (35,761), while 27,277 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 29,278 adults have Level 3 education, while 14,570 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the North Kesteven area are

  • Professional occupations (9946)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (8580), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (7665)


The average age of people living in North Kesteven is 45 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (18783), Between 55 to 64 (16659), and Between 45 to 54 (16455). 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 Kesteven has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (22,718) followed by Intermediate occupations (13,300), and Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (11,830). 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 North Kesteven over the years

Male Population of North Kesteven over the years
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Postcodes in North Kesteven

The postcode district LN, NG are associated with the North Kesteven, and there are total 6 postcode areas (listed below). The North Kesteven has a total of 3008 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of North Kesteven
AreaNorth Kesteven

Ashby de la Launde and Cranwell

Bassingham and Brant Broughton

Billinghay, Martin and North Kyme

Bracebridge Heath and Waddington East


Cliff Villages

Eagle, Swinderby and Witham St Hughs

Heckington Rural

Heighington and Washingborough

Kirkby la Thorpe and South Kyme

Leasingham and Rauceby


North Hykeham Forum

North Hykeham Memorial

North Hykeham Mill

North Hykeham Moor

North Hykeham Witham




Sleaford Castle

Sleaford Holdingham

Sleaford Navigation

Sleaford Quarrington and Mareham

Sleaford Westholme

Waddington West

RegionEast Midlands