Stonehouse Demographics (Stroud, England)

Stonehouse is a ward in Stroud of South West, England and includes areas of Ryeford, Oldends, Lower Mills, Bridgend and Oldend.

In the 2011 census the population of Stonehouse was 7,725 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.

The average age of people in Stonehouse is 40, while the median age is also 40.

90.6% of people living in Stonehouse were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.1% Wales, 1.0% Scotland, 0.3% North Africa, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.3% India, 0.3% Ireland, 0.2% South Africa, 0.2% Philippines, 0.1% Kenya.

97.7% of people living in Stonehouse speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.8% Polish, 0.2% French, 0.2% German, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Cantonese Chinese, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% Hungarian, 0.1% Welsh/Cymraeg.

The religious make up of Stonehouse is 60.4% Christian, 30.4% No religion, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.2% Hindu, 0.1% Muslim, 0.1% Agnostic. 587 people did not state a religion. 23 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

46.9% of people are married, 13.4% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.9% live with a partner of the same sex, 21.5% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 9.4% are separated or divorced. There are 437 widowed people living in Stonehouse.

The top occupations listed by people in Stonehouse are Professional 14.8%, Skilled trades 14.1%, Elementary 12.8%, Caring, leisure and other service 11.7%, Process, plant and machine operatives 11.2%, Elementary administration and service 10.6%, Associate professional and technical 9.8%, Administrative and secretarial 9.6%, Caring personal service 9.1%, Managers, directors and senior officials 9.0%.