Information about Warrington

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Warrington Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Warrington is 210,973 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Warrington is 106,529, and the female population is 104,445. 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 185,940, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 9,717. 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 (119,650), followed by No religion (73,042), 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 (46,997), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (29,036). 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 Warrington area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (66,637), while 39,954 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 56,955 adults have Level 3 education, while 25,489 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Warrington area are

  • Professional occupations (20853)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (13972), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (13604)


The average age of people living in Warrington is 42 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (35813), Between 45 to 54 (30393), and Between 55 to 64 (28682). 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 Warrington has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (36,555) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (24,517), and Routine occupations (23,893). 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 Warrington

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Population of Warrington over the years

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Postcodes in Warrington

The postcode district WA are associated with the Warrington, and there are total 6 postcode areas (listed below). The Warrington has a total of 6265 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Warrington


Bewsey and Whitecross


Burtonwood and Winwick

Chapelford and Old Hall

Culcheth, Glazebury and Croft

Fairfield and Howley


Great Sankey North and Whittle Hall

Great Sankey South

Latchford East

Latchford West

Lymm North and Thelwall

Lymm South


Penketh and Cuerdley

Poplars and Hulme

Poulton North

Poulton South

Rixton and Woolston

Stockton Heath


RegionNorth West