Information about West Oxfordshire

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West Oxfordshire Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of West Oxfordshire is 114,236 compared to England, which has a population of 59,597,542. While the male population in West Oxfordshire is 58,106, and the female population is 56,131. 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 101,648, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 5,982. 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 (58,801), followed by No religion (46,393), 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 (27,166), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (15,276). 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 Oxfordshire area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (35,731), while 22,509 adults mentioned they are Retired.


Regarding education, 35,913 adults have Level 3 education, while 12,617 have Level 1 and entry level education. The most common occupations in the West Oxfordshire area are

  • Professional occupations (12007)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (9428), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (8946)


The average age of people living in West Oxfordshire is 44 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (19173), Between 45 to 54 (15803), and Between 55 to 64 (15724). 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 Oxfordshire has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (22,121) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (15,870), and Intermediate occupations (11,577). 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 West Oxfordshire

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Population of West Oxfordshire over the years

Male Population of West Oxfordshire over the years
Female Population of West Oxfordshire over the years
Postcodes in West Oxfordshire

The postcode district OX, GL are associated with the West Oxfordshire, and there are total 9 postcode areas (listed below). The West Oxfordshire has a total of 7432 postcodes overall.

ONS Administrative Info of West Oxfordshire
AreaWest Oxfordshire

Alvescot and Filkins

Ascott and Shipton

Bampton and Clanfield

Brize Norton and Shilton


Carterton North East

Carterton North West

Carterton South

Chadlington and Churchill

Charlbury and Finstock

Chipping Norton


Eynsham and Cassington

Freeland and Hanborough

Hailey, Minster Lovell and Leafield

Kingham, Rollright and Enstone


North Leigh

Standlake, Aston and Stanton Harcourt

Stonesfield and Tackley

The Bartons

Witney Central

Witney East

Witney North

Witney South

Witney West

Woodstock and Bladon

RegionSouth East