Howdon Demographics (North Tyneside, England)

Howdon is a ward in North Tyneside of North East, England and includes areas of Holy Cross, High Howden, High Howdon, Howdon, Howdon Panns, Howden, East Howden, Howden On Tyne and East Howdon.

In the 2011 census the population of Howdon was 11,129 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

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

94.3% of people living in Howdon were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.6% Scotland, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.3% India, 0.2% Wales, 0.2% Philippines, 0.2% South Africa, 0.2% Iran, 0.1% Ireland, 0.1% Hong Kong .

98.0% of people living in Howdon speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.4% Polish, 0.2% Russian, 0.2% Romanian, 0.1% Turkish, 0.1% Persian/Farsi, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% British sign language, 0.1% Bengali, 0.1% West/Central Asian Language.

The religious make up of Howdon is 63.8% Christian, 27.8% No religion, 0.8% Muslim, 0.2% Sikh, 0.2% Hindu, 0.2% Buddhist. 711 people did not state a religion. 27 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

38.2% of people are married, 14.0% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.8% live with a partner of the same sex, 27.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 11.4% are separated or divorced. There are 748 widowed people living in Howdon.

The top occupations listed by people in Howdon are Elementary 15.5%, Elementary administration and service 13.7%, Sales and customer service 13.4%, Administrative and secretarial 13.1%, Skilled trades 12.3%, Caring, leisure and other service 11.9%, Process, plant and machine operatives 10.6%, Administrative 10.6%, Sales 9.8%, Caring personal service 9.3%.