Information about Tendring

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Tendring Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Tendring is 148,293 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Tendring is 76,817, and the female population is 71,475. 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 138,604, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 2,764. 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 (73,061), followed by No religion (64,075), 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 (25,858), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (25,422). 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 Tendring area mentioned they are Retired (42,714), while 31,410 adults mentioned they are Employee: Full-time.


Regarding education, 24,811 adults have Level 3 education, while 19,076 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Tendring area are

  • Skilled trades occupations (8071)
  • Caring, leisure and other service occupations (7829), and
  • Professional occupations (7457)


The average age of people living in Tendring is 48 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 65 to 74 (22398), Below 14 (21978), and Between 55 to 64 (21867). 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 Tendring has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (21,916) followed by Semi-routine occupations (19,876), and Routine occupations (16,214). 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 Tendring over the years

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Postcodes in Tendring

The postcode district CO are associated with the Tendring, and there are total 8 postcode areas (listed below). The Tendring has a total of 4434 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Tendring

Alresford & Elmstead

Ardleigh & Little Bromley




Cann Hall


Dovercourt All Saints

Dovercourt Bay

Dovercourt Tollgate

Dovercourt Vines & Parkeston



Harwich & Kingsway


Kirby Cross

Kirby-le-Soken & Hamford

Lawford, Manningtree & Mistley

Little Clacton


St Bartholomew's

St James

St John's

St Osyth

St Paul's

Stour Valley

The Bentleys & Frating

The Oakleys & Wix

Thorpe, Beaumont & Great Holland


Weeley & Tendring

West Clacton & Jaywick Sands

RegionEast of England