Horsley Hill Demographics (South Tyneside, England)

Horsley Hill is a ward in South Tyneside of North East, England and includes areas of Marsden and Whitburn.

In the 2011 census the population of Horsley Hill was 9,064 and is made up of approximately 53% females and 47% males.

The average age of people in Horsley Hill is 42, while the median age is higher at 43.

96.0% of people living in Horsley Hill were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.2% Scotland, 0.2% Northern Ireland, 0.2% India, 0.2% Bangladesh, 0.2% Wales, 0.2% Iran, 0.1% Ireland, 0.1% Pakistan, 0.1% Nigeria.

98.7% of people living in Horsley Hill speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.4% Bengali, 0.1% Persian/Farsi, 0.1% Polish, 0.1% German, 0.1% Panjabi, 0.1% Bulgarian, 0.1% Russian.

The religious make up of Horsley Hill is 70.9% Christian, 21.3% No religion, 0.9% Muslim, 0.3% Hindu, 0.1% Humanist, 0.1% Sikh. 536 people did not state a religion. 21 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

46.6% of people are married, 10.7% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.4% live with a partner of the same sex, 24.1% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.8% are separated or divorced. There are 477 widowed people living in Horsley Hill.

The top occupations listed by people in Horsley Hill are Professional 14.5%, Administrative and secretarial 13.9%, Skilled trades 12.8%, Associate professional and technical 11.8%, Administrative 11.2%, Elementary 10.4%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.2%, Sales and customer service 9.8%, Process, plant and machine operatives 8.9%, Elementary administration and service 8.6%.