Information about Stevenage

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Stevenage Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Stevenage is 89,498 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Stevenage is 45,337, and the female population is 44,158. 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 67,394, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 5,567. 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 No religion (40,158), followed by Christian (38,712), 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 (17,418), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (12,285). 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 Stevenage area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (28,688), while 12,887 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 21,096 adults have Level 3 education, while 10,908 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Stevenage area are

  • Professional occupations (8727)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (6034), and
  • Skilled trades occupations (5145)


The average age of people living in Stevenage is 40 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (17237), Between 25 to 34 (13536), and Between 35 to 44 (12738). 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 Stevenage has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (15,060) followed by Intermediate occupations (9,738), and Semi-routine occupations (9,081). 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 Stevenage over the years

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Postcodes in Stevenage

The postcode district SG are associated with the Stevenage, and there are total 2 postcode areas (listed below). The Stevenage has a total of 2001 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Stevenage

Bandley Hill





Martins Wood

Old Town

Pin Green



St Nicholas

Symonds Green


RegionEast of England