Information about Rochford

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Rochford Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Rochford is 85,662 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Rochford is 44,157, and the female population is 41,504. 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 80,339, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 1,180. 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 (40,777), followed by No religion (38,497), 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 (17,569), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (12,393). 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 Rochford area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (23,635), while 19,641 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 16,095 adults have Level 3 education, while 12,358 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Rochford area are

  • Professional occupations (7360)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (6021), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (5903)


The average age of people living in Rochford is 45 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (14014), Between 45 to 54 (12130), and Between 55 to 64 (11811). 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 Rochford has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (15,441) followed by Intermediate occupations (11,181), and Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (9,698). 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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Postcodes in Rochford

The postcode district SS are associated with the Rochford, and there are total 7 postcode areas (listed below). The Rochford has a total of 2100 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Rochford

Downhall and Rawreth

Foulness and The Wakerings

Hawkwell East

Hawkwell West


Hockley and Ashingdon



Roche North and Rural

Roche South

Sweyne Park and Grange



RegionEast of England