Urmston Demographics (Trafford, England)

Urmston is a ward in Trafford of North West, England and includes areas of Towns Gate, Woodlands, Dumpington, Longfield, Crofts Bank, Woodsend, Davyhulme, Urmston, Calder Bank, Shawe Town, Flixton and Newcroft Hall.

In the 2011 census the population of Urmston was 11,141 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Urmston is 41, while the median age is also 41.

91.1% of people living in Urmston were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.8% Ireland, 1.1% Scotland, 0.8% Northern Ireland, 0.8% Wales, 0.4% India, 0.2% China, 0.2% Hong Kong , 0.2% Pakistan, 0.1% Bangladesh.

97.5% of people living in Urmston speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.4% Polish, 0.3% All other Chinese, 0.2% Urdu, 0.1% Malayalam, 0.1% Panjabi, 0.1% Cantonese Chinese, 0.1% French, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Arabic.

The religious make up of Urmston is 67.6% Christian, 22.7% No religion, 1.2% Muslim, 0.4% Sikh, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.4% Hindu, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Atheist. 721 people did not state a religion. 54 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 7 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

44.8% of people are married, 12.1% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.1% live with a partner of the same sex, 24.6% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 9.1% are separated or divorced. There are 646 widowed people living in Urmston.

The top occupations listed by people in Urmston are Professional 20.7%, Associate professional and technical 14.0%, Administrative and secretarial 14.0%, Administrative 11.0%, Managers, directors and senior officials 9.9%, Sales and customer service 9.7%, Skilled trades 9.3%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.5%, Elementary 8.1%, Business and public service associate professionals 7.4%.