Information about Rother

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Rother Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Rother is 93,114 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Rother is 48,889, and the female population is 44,221. 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 85,362, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,634. 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 (47,373), followed by No religion (37,859), 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 (19,251), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (15,475). 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 Rother area mentioned they are Retired (28,552), while 18,747 adults mentioned they are Employee: Full-time.


Regarding education, 23,746 adults have Level 3 education, while 11,688 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Rother area are

  • Professional occupations (6478)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (5866), and
  • Skilled trades occupations (5289)


The average age of people living in Rother is 50 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 65 to 74 (15187), Between 75 to 100 (15004), and Between 55 to 64 (14356). 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 Rother has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (17,360) followed by Small employers and own account workers (13,057), and Intermediate occupations (10,084). 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 Rother over the years

Male Population of Rother over the years
Female Population of Rother over the years
Postcodes in Rother

The postcode district BN, TN are associated with the Rother, and there are total 13 postcode areas (listed below). The Rother has a total of 3484 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info

Bexhill Central

Bexhill Collington

Bexhill Kewhurst

Bexhill Old Town & Worsham

Bexhill Pebsham & St Michaels

Bexhill Sackville

Bexhill Sidley

Bexhill St Marks

Bexhill St Stephens

Brede & Udimore

Burwash & the Weald

Catsfield & Crowhurst

Eastern Rother

Hurst Green & Ticehurst

North Battle, Netherfield & Whatlington

Northern Rother


Rye & Winchelsea

Sedlescombe & Westfield

South Battle & Telham

Southern Rother

UTLA22East Sussex
RegionSouth East