Information about South Staffordshire

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South Staffordshire Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of South Staffordshire is 110,475 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in South Staffordshire is 55,308, and the female population is 55,164. 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 101,832, followed by Indian, with a total of 2,121. 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 (65,385), followed by No religion (35,933), 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 (23,193), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (15,515). 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 South Staffordshire area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (29,913), while 26,824 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 27,448 adults have Level 3 education, while 13,510 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the South Staffordshire area are

  • Professional occupations (9821)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (7795), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (6626)


The average age of people living in South Staffordshire is 46 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 55 to 64 (16718), Below 14 (16019), and Between 45 to 54 (15187). 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 South Staffordshire has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (20,401) followed by Intermediate occupations (12,304), and Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (12,228). 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 South Staffordshire

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Population of South Staffordshire over the years

Male Population of South Staffordshire over the years
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Postcodes in South Staffordshire

The postcode district DY, ST, TF, WS, WV are associated with the South Staffordshire, and there are total 19 postcode areas (listed below). The South Staffordshire has a total of 2646 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of South Staffordshire
AreaSouth Staffordshire


Brewood and Coven

Cheslyn Hay North and Saredon

Cheslyn Hay South

Codsall North

Codsall South


Featherstone and Shareshill

Great Wyrley Landywood

Great Wyrley Town

Himley and Swindon

Huntington and Hatherton


Pattingham and Patshull

Penkridge North East and Acton Trussell

Penkridge South East

Penkridge West

Perton Dippons

Perton East

Perton Lakeside

Trysull and Seisdon

Wheaton Aston, Bishopswood and Lapley

Wombourne North and Lower Penn

Wombourne South East

Wombourne South West

RegionWest Midlands