Lemington Demographics (Newcastle upon Tyne, England)

Lemington is a ward in Newcastle upon Tyne of North East, England and includes areas of Lemington, Walbottle, Newburn Industrial Estate, Abbey Farm, Blucher Colliery, Abbey Grange, Newburn Hall, Newburn, Newburn Haugh Industrial Estate, Newburn Haugh, South Denton, West Denton, Benwell Village, Slatyford, Denton Burn, Dumpling Hall and Dumpling Hall Estate.

In the 2011 census the population of Lemington was 10,228 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Lemington is 39, while the median age is also 39.

94.8% of people living in Lemington were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.4% Scotland, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.3% Wales, 0.2% Ireland, 0.2% India, 0.1% North Africa, 0.1% Hong Kong , 0.1% South Africa, 0.1% Iran.

98.4% of people living in Lemington speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.3% Polish, 0.1% Arabic, 0.1% Panjabi, 0.1% German, 0.1% French, 0.1% Portuguese, 0.1% Bengali, 0.1% Kurdish, 0.1% Persian/Farsi.

The religious make up of Lemington is 66.6% Christian, 25.8% No religion, 0.7% Muslim, 0.2% Hindu, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Atheist. 595 people did not state a religion. 14 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

43.8% of people are married, 12.7% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 25.3% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.1% are separated or divorced. There are 597 widowed people living in Lemington.

The top occupations listed by people in Lemington are Administrative and secretarial 13.7%, Skilled trades 13.1%, Sales and customer service 12.9%, Elementary 12.1%, Caring, leisure and other service 11.5%, Administrative 11.1%, Elementary administration and service 10.4%, Professional 10.3%, Associate professional and technical 10.3%, Sales 9.7%.