Information about Rugby

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Rugby Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Rugby is 114,363 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Rugby is 57,412, and the female population is 56,951. 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 85,684, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 10,978. 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 (57,728), followed by No religion (41,331), 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 (25,096), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (15,539). 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 Rugby area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (38,303), while 20,148 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 32,174 adults have Level 3 education, while 12,919 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Rugby area are

  • Professional occupations (11798)
  • Elementary occupations (8862), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (7546)


The average age of people living in Rugby is 41 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (20706), Between 35 to 44 (15852), and Between 45 to 54 (15733). 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 Rugby has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (19,459) followed by Routine occupations (14,523), and Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (13,523). 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 Rugby

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Population of Rugby over the years

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

The postcode district LE, CV are associated with the Rugby, and there are total 8 postcode areas (listed below). The Rugby has a total of 2677 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Rugby

Admirals and Cawston



Clifton, Newton and Churchover

Coton and Boughton




Leam Valley

New Bilton

Newbold and Brownsover


Revel and Binley Woods

Rokeby and Overslade

Wolston and the Lawfords

Wolvey and Shilton

RegionWest Midlands