Information about Stroud

Population
121,104
Avg Annual Income
£45,207
Full Time Employees
27.40%
Average Age
45.00
Stroud Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Stroud is 121,104 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Stroud is 61,869, and the female population is 59,235. 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 111,896, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 3,909. 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 (57,483), followed by No religion (53,424), 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

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (28,891), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (16,912). 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 Stroud area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (33,181), while 26,641 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 38,746 adults have Level 3 education, while 13,879 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Stroud area are

  • Professional occupations (12574)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (8984), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (8210)

Age

The average age of people living in Stroud is 45 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (19557), Between 55 to 64 (17864), and Between 45 to 54 (17709). The median age in England and Wales was 40 years as per the 2021 census.

NS-SEC

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 Stroud has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (23,117) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (16,275), and Small employers and own account workers (12,988). 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 Stroud

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Population of Stroud over the years

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

The postcode district GL are associated with the Stroud, and there are total 9 postcode areas (listed below). The Stroud has a total of 4185 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Stroud
NameType
AreaStroud
Ward

Amberley and Woodchester

Berkeley Vale

Bisley

Cainscross

Cam East

Cam West

Chalford

Coaley and Uley

Dursley

Hardwicke

Kingswood

Minchinhampton

Nailsworth

Painswick and Upton

Randwick, Whiteshill and Ruscombe

Rodborough

Severn

Stonehouse

Stroud Central

Stroud Farmhill and Paganhill

Stroud Slade

Stroud Trinity

Stroud Uplands

Stroud Valley

The Stanleys

Thrupp

Wotton-under-Edge

LTLA22
UTLA22Gloucestershire
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland