Information about Stoke-on-Trent

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Stoke-on-Trent Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Stoke-on-Trent is 258,369 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Stoke-on-Trent is 129,893, and the female population is 128,476. 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 202,906, followed by Pakistani, with a total of 15,579. 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 (118,434), followed by No religion (97,433), 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 (45,368), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (38,581). 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 Stoke-on-Trent area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (70,958), while 42,209 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 52,469 adults have Does not apply education, while 30,443 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Stoke-on-Trent area are

  • Elementary occupations (18639)
  • Professional occupations (14100), and
  • Caring, leisure and other service occupations (13618)


The average age of people living in Stoke-on-Trent is 40 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (49445), Between 25 to 34 (36225), and Between 35 to 44 (33086). 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 Stoke-on-Trent has Routine occupations (43,173) followed by Semi-routine occupations (29,635), and Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (29,351). 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 Stoke-on-Trent

The postcode district ST are associated with the Stoke-on-Trent, and there are total 9 postcode areas (listed below). The Stoke-on-Trent has a total of 6413 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Stoke-on-Trent

Abbey Hulton and Townsend

Baddeley, Milton and Norton

Bentilee and Ubberley

Birches Head and Central Forest Park

Blurton East

Blurton West and Newstead

Boothen and Oak Hill

Bradeley and Chell Heath

Broadway and Longton East

Burslem Central

Burslem Park

Dresden and Florence

Eaton Park

Etruria and Hanley

Fenton East

Fenton West and Mount Pleasant

Ford Green and Smallthorne

Goldenhill and Sandyford

Great Chell and Packmoor

Hanford and Trentham

Hanley Park and Shelton

Hartshill and Basford

Hollybush and Longton West

Joiner's Square

Lightwood North and Normacot

Little Chell and Stanfield

Meir Hay

Meir North

Meir Park

Meir South


Penkhull and Stoke

Sandford Hill

Sneyd Green

Springfields and Trent Vale


Weston Coyney

RegionWest Midlands