Wheathampstead Demographics (St Albans, England)

Wheathampstead is a ward in St Albans of East of England, England and includes areas of Nomansland, Amwell, Lamer, Marford, Leasey Bridge, Coleman Green, Gustard Wood, Delaport, Cherrytrees, Porter's End, The Folly, Wheathampstead and New Marford.

In the 2011 census the population of Wheathampstead was 6,410 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

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

88.9% of people living in Wheathampstead were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.1% Scotland, 1.3% Wales, 0.7% South Africa, 0.7% Ireland, 0.5% Australia, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.3% Zimbabwe, 0.3% United States, 0.3% India.

97.9% of people living in Wheathampstead speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.4% Polish, 0.2% Spanish, 0.1% French, 0.1% Slovak, 0.1% German, 0.1% Shona, 0.1% Hungarian, 0.1% Arabic, 0.1% Urdu.

The religious make up of Wheathampstead is 64.2% Christian, 25.7% No religion, 0.7% Muslim, 0.5% Jewish, 0.3% Hindu, 0.2% Buddhist. 488 people did not state a religion. 19 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

56.1% of people are married, 10.0% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.3% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 6.3% are separated or divorced. There are 250 widowed people living in Wheathampstead.

The top occupations listed by people in Wheathampstead are Professional 24.7%, Managers, directors and senior officials 17.2%, Associate professional and technical 15.5%, Corporate managers and directors 12.6%, Administrative and secretarial 11.0%, Business, media and public service professionals 9.4%, Skilled trades 9.1%, Business and public service associate professionals 8.5%, Administrative 7.4%, Caring, leisure and other service 7.2%.