Information about Waverley

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Waverley Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of Waverley is 128,226 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in Waverley is 66,031, and the female population is 62,198. 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 111,321, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 7,133. 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 (66,605), followed by No religion (49,987), 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 (31,228), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (15,702). 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 Waverley area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (34,271), while 25,621 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 48,292 adults have Level 3 education, while 13,644 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the Waverley area are

  • Professional occupations (15528)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (12671), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (9256)


The average age of people living in Waverley is 44 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (22899), Between 45 to 54 (19230), and Between 55 to 64 (16817). 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 Waverley has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (25,360) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (22,912), and Small employers and own account workers (13,428). 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 Waverley

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Population of Waverley over the years

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Postcodes in Waverley

The postcode district RH, GU are associated with the Waverley, and there are total 10 postcode areas (listed below). The Waverley has a total of 5290 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of Waverley

Alfold, Cranleigh Rural and Ellens Green

Blackheath and Wonersh

Bramley, Busbridge and Hascombe

Chiddingfold and Dunsfold

Cranleigh East

Cranleigh West

Elstead and Thursley


Farnham Bourne

Farnham Castle

Farnham Firgrove

Farnham Hale and Heath End

Farnham Moor Park

Farnham Shortheath and Boundstone

Farnham Upper Hale

Farnham Weybourne and Badshot Lea

Farnham Wrecclesham and Rowledge

Frensham, Dockenfield and Tilford

Godalming Binscombe

Godalming Central and Ockford

Godalming Charterhouse

Godalming Farncombe and Catteshall

Godalming Holloway

Haslemere Critchmere and Shottermill

Haslemere East and Grayswood



Shamley Green and Cranleigh North

Witley and Hambledon

RegionSouth East