Bloxwich East Demographics (Walsall, England)

Bloxwich East is a ward in Walsall of West Midlands, England and includes areas of Bloxwich, Pendeford and Little Bloxwich.

In the 2011 census the population of Bloxwich East was 12,155 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Bloxwich East is 41, while the median age is also 41.

96.6% of people living in Bloxwich East were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 0.5% Scotland, 0.4% Wales, 0.3% India, 0.2% Ireland, 0.2% Pakistan, 0.2% Northern Ireland, 0.2% Jamaica, 0.1% Zimbabwe, 0.1% Ghana.

98.9% of people living in Bloxwich East speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.3% Polish, 0.2% Panjabi, 0.1% Urdu, 0.1% Akan, 0.1% Pakistani Pahari, 0.1% Lithuanian, 0.1% Thai.

The religious make up of Bloxwich East is 66.0% Christian, 25.1% No religion, 0.5% Muslim, 0.4% Sikh, 0.1% Buddhist, 0.1% Hindu. 895 people did not state a religion. 10 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

42.7% of people are married, 13.5% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.8% live with a partner of the same sex, 24.4% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.9% are separated or divorced. There are 639 widowed people living in Bloxwich East.

The top occupations listed by people in Bloxwich East are Skilled trades 16.9%, Elementary 16.2%, Elementary administration and service 13.5%, Process, plant and machine operatives 12.2%, Caring, leisure and other service 12.0%, Sales and customer service 10.0%, Administrative and secretarial 9.8%, Caring personal service 9.4%, Sales 8.8%, Associate professional and technical 8.2%.