Uckfield Ridgewood Demographics (Wealden, England)

Uckfield Ridgewood is a ward in Wealden of South East, England and includes areas of Horsted Green, Little Horsted, Ridgewood, Isfield, Blackboys, Lankhurst Oak and Framfield.

In the 2011 census the population of Uckfield Ridgewood was 3,206 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Uckfield Ridgewood is 39, while the median age is higher at 41.

92.8% of people living in Uckfield Ridgewood were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.7% Scotland, 0.6% Wales, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.3% South Africa, 0.3% South America, 0.2% Ireland, 0.2% India, 0.2% Iran, 0.1% China.

98.6% of people living in Uckfield Ridgewood speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.2% Turkish, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% All other Chinese, 0.1% French, 0.1% Polish, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Latvian, 0.1% Afrikaans, 0.1% Portuguese.

The religious make up of Uckfield Ridgewood is 67.0% Christian, 24.5% No religion, 0.3% Sikh, 0.3% Muslim, 0.1% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Atheist, 0.1% Agnostic. 220 people did not state a religion. 11 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 2 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

56.5% of people are married, 10.4% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.5% live with a partner of the same sex, 20.1% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.2% are separated or divorced. There are 154 widowed people living in Uckfield Ridgewood.

The top occupations listed by people in Uckfield Ridgewood are Professional 17.7%, Associate professional and technical 14.9%, Managers, directors and senior officials 14.1%, Administrative and secretarial 14.0%, Skilled trades 10.4%, Corporate managers and directors 9.6%, Administrative 9.6%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.2%, Elementary 8.6%, Business and public service associate professionals 7.7%.