Information about Stockton-on-Tees

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Stockton-on-Tees Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Stockton-on-Tees is 196,593 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Stockton-on-Tees is 100,072, and the female population is 96,523. 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 177,526, followed by Pakistani, with a total of 4,875. 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 (100,420), followed by No religion (76,840), 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 (40,497), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (27,187). 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 Stockton-on-Tees area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (53,754), while 37,038 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 46,648 adults have Level 3 education, while 23,005 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Stockton-on-Tees area are

  • Professional occupations (16671)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (10903), and
  • Elementary occupations (9421)


The average age of people living in Stockton-on-Tees is 42 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (36183), Between 55 to 64 (26744), and Between 45 to 54 (26107). 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 Stockton-on-Tees has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (30,972) followed by Routine occupations (22,280), and Semi-routine occupations (20,134). 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 Stockton-on-Tees

The postcode district TS are associated with the Stockton-on-Tees, and there are total 11 postcode areas (listed below). The Stockton-on-Tees has a total of 4995 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Stockton-on-Tees

Billingham Central

Billingham East

Billingham North

Billingham South

Billingham West

Bishopsgarth and Elm Tree




Hardwick and Salters Lane


Ingleby Barwick East

Ingleby Barwick West

Mandale and Victoria


Northern Parishes

Norton North

Norton South

Norton West

Parkfield and Oxbridge


Stainsby Hill

Stockton Town Centre


Western Parishes


RegionNorth East