West St Leonards Demographics (Hastings, England)

West St Leonards is a ward in Hastings of South East, England.

In the 2011 census the population of West St Leonards was 5,164 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in West St Leonards is 40, while the median age is higher at 41.

92.1% of people living in West St Leonards were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 0.9% Scotland, 0.6% Wales, 0.5% Ireland, 0.3% South Africa, 0.3% Northern Ireland, 0.3% Zimbabwe, 0.3% India, 0.2% China, 0.2% Philippines.

97.5% of people living in West St Leonards speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.3% Bengali, 0.2% French, 0.2% All other Chinese, 0.1% Turkish, 0.1% Persian/Farsi, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Slovak, 0.1% Czech, 0.1% Malayalam.

The religious make up of West St Leonards is 55.9% Christian, 33.5% No religion, 0.8% Muslim, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.3% Hindu, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Agnostic. 403 people did not state a religion. 30 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

45.0% of people are married, 13.6% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.9% live with a partner of the same sex, 23.5% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 11.2% are separated or divorced. There are 345 widowed people living in West St Leonards.

The top occupations listed by people in West St Leonards are Skilled trades 16.2%, Caring, leisure and other service 13.4%, Administrative and secretarial 11.9%, Professional 11.8%, Caring personal service 11.3%, Associate professional and technical 11.2%, Elementary 9.7%, Managers, directors and senior officials 9.3%, Sales and customer service 9.2%, Administrative 9.1%.