Northumberland Demographics (North Tyneside, England)

Northumberland is a ward in North Tyneside of North East, England and includes areas of High Farm Estate, Parklands Estate, Hadrian Lodge West, Parklands, Rudchester Park, The Shires, Hadrian Lodge, Bigges Main, Hadrian Lodge Estate, Redesdale Park, High Farm and Westmoreland Estate.

In the 2011 census the population of Northumberland was 8,186 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Northumberland is 41, while the median age is higher at 43.

94.9% of people living in Northumberland were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.2% Hong Kong , 1.1% Scotland, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.2% China, 0.2% India, 0.1% Wales, 0.1% Ireland, 0.1% Philippines, 0.0% North Africa.

97.5% of people living in Northumberland speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.9% Cantonese Chinese, 0.6% All other Chinese, 0.2% Polish, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% Bulgarian, 0.1% German.

The religious make up of Northumberland is 68.6% Christian, 24.2% No religion, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.3% Muslim, 0.2% Hindu, 0.1% Sikh. 464 people did not state a religion. 22 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 2 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

47.5% of people are married, 10.5% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.5% live with a partner of the same sex, 24.9% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.9% are separated or divorced. There are 463 widowed people living in Northumberland.

The top occupations listed by people in Northumberland are Administrative and secretarial 17.2%, Administrative 14.3%, Skilled trades 13.6%, Sales and customer service 12.5%, Elementary 11.8%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.6%, Elementary administration and service 10.5%, Associate professional and technical 10.2%, Professional 10.0%, Sales 9.1%.