Information about West Northamptonshire

Population
425,723
Avg Annual Income
£44,165
Full Time Employees
31.57%
Average Age
40.66
West Northamptonshire Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of West Northamptonshire is 425,723 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in West Northamptonshire is 215,060, and the female population is 210,665. 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 319,509, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 40,628. 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 (210,553), followed by No religion (162,751), 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 (89,483), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (57,289). 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 Northamptonshire area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (134,396), while 68,969 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 109,086 adults have Level 3 education, while 49,213 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the West Northamptonshire area are

  • Professional occupations (37897)
  • Elementary occupations (30925), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (28471)

Age

The average age of people living in West Northamptonshire is 41 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (77207), Between 45 to 54 (59038), and Between 35 to 44 (58248). 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 West Northamptonshire has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (69,156) followed by Routine occupations (50,489), and Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (45,383). 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 Northamptonshire

The postcode district OX, MK, NN, LE, CV are associated with the West Northamptonshire, and there are total 14 postcode areas (listed below). The West Northamptonshire has a total of 11700 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info
NameType
AreaWest Northamptonshire
Ward

Abington and Phippsville

Billing and Rectory Farm

Boothville and Parklands

Brackley

Braunston and Crick

Brixworth

Bugbrooke

Castle

Dallington Spencer

Daventry East

Daventry West

Deanshanger

Delapre and Rushmere

Duston East

Duston West and St. Crispin

East Hunsbury and Shelfleys

Hackleton and Grange Park

Headlands

Kingsthorpe North

Kingsthorpe South

Long Buckby

Middleton Cheney

Moulton

Nene Valley

Riverside Park

Silverstone

Sixfields

St. George

Talavera

Towcester and Roade

Woodford and Weedon

LTLA22
UTLA22West Northamptonshire
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland