Information about West Lindsey

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West Lindsey Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of West Lindsey is 95,153 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in West Lindsey is 48,464, and the female population is 46,689. 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 89,964, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 1,691. 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 (52,061), followed by No religion (36,111), 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 (20,854), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (14,460). 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 West Lindsey area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (24,745), while 23,586 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 23,191 adults have Level 3 education, while 11,616 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the West Lindsey area are

  • Professional occupations (7453)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (5742), and
  • Skilled trades occupations (5323)


The average age of people living in West Lindsey is 46 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (14985), Between 55 to 64 (14490), and Between 65 to 74 (12991). 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 West Lindsey has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (16,652) followed by Semi-routine occupations (10,182), and Routine occupations (9,733). 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 West Lindsey

The postcode district LN, DN are associated with the West Lindsey, and there are total 10 postcode areas (listed below). The West Lindsey has a total of 3024 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of West Lindsey
AreaWest Lindsey


Caistor and Yarborough

Cherry Willingham

Dunholme and Welton

Gainsborough East

Gainsborough North

Gainsborough South-West


Kelsey Wold


Market Rasen




Scotter and Blyton




Waddingham and Spital

Wold View

RegionEast Midlands