Grange Demographics (Christchurch, England)

Grange is a ward in Christchurch of South West, England and includes areas of Groverley Road Industrial Estate, Somerford Business Park, Mudeford, Ambassador Industrial Estate, Sea Vixen Industrial Estate, Somerford, Bure, Silver Business Park and Beaver Industrial Estate.

In the 2011 census the population of Grange was 4,875 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.

The average age of people in Grange is 39, while the median age is higher at 40.

93.4% of people living in Grange were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 0.8% Scotland, 0.6% Wales, 0.5% South Africa, 0.5% India, 0.4% Ireland, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.2% Philippines, 0.1% Zimbabwe, 0.1% Kenya.

98.3% of people living in Grange speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.3% Polish, 0.2% Gujarati, 0.2% Bengali, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Portuguese, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% Turkish, 0.1% Thai.

The religious make up of Grange is 58.2% Christian, 31.3% No religion, 0.5% Muslim, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.3% Hindu, 0.1% Agnostic, 0.1% Atheist, 0.1% Jewish. 371 people did not state a religion. 36 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

38.9% of people are married, 13.5% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.3% live with a partner of the same sex, 26.1% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 11.5% are separated or divorced. There are 364 widowed people living in Grange.

The top occupations listed by people in Grange are Elementary 17.8%, Skilled trades 17.2%, Elementary administration and service 16.0%, Caring, leisure and other service 12.9%, Sales and customer service 12.7%, Sales 10.8%, Caring personal service 9.6%, Sales Assistants and Retail Cashiers 9.3%, Administrative and secretarial 9.2%, Process, plant and machine operatives 8.5%.