Shropshire population statistics

In 2020, there were 507k residents in Shropshire county with an average age of 43 years. Population density was 145 residents per square kilometer. Population grew by 14.1% since 2002 and population average age increased by 3.5 years in the same period. Based on Census, there were 2.4 residents per household in 2011.

507k

total residents
estimates 2020

43

average age
estimates 2020

145

population density
estimates 2020

2.4

residents per household
Census 2011

Shropshire population density map

shows a number of residents per square kilometer(km2), estimates from 2018.

Shropshire population density map

Shropshire population average age map

Population average age by LSOA (County) in 2018.

Shropshire population average age map

Shropshire population growth

Total population per year outlines headcount differences.

Shropshire population growth

Shropshire births and deaths

by year. Figures are for deaths registered, rather than deaths occurring in each calendar year. It can take months for a death referred to a coroner to be registered.

Shropshire births and deaths

Plumplot area insights - interactive charts and maps

Plumplot area insights - interactive maps and charts

Shropshire population pyramid

shows the distribution of various age groups in a population in 2020. Females are shown on the left, males are shown on the right.

Shropshire population pyramid by year

Shropshire population share by decade of age

Shares of population age groups compared to corresponding shares of population groups in England & Wales, 2020.

Shropshire population share by decade of age by year

Shropshire working age population share

Working age population share compared to working age population share in England & Wales, 2020.

Shropshire working age population share
age grouphead-count% share of population% for Eng & Wales
0-1590.7k17.9%19.1%
16-64303k59.8%62.2%
65+113k22.3%18.6%

Shropshire average age rank

Comparison of counties average ages, 2020 population estimates.

43

Shropshire
average age

40.4

England & Wales
average age

Shropshire average age rank by year

Shropshire population average age

Annual area statistics of Shropshire's population average age compared to country statistics.

Shropshire population average age by year

Shropshire residential areas map

Purple-colored areas are business or industrial areas. Green-colored areas provide quieter surroundings and better living. Map is based on a UK Census 2011 data. Colors calculated from the ratio of number of residents divided by a number of workday people.

Shropshire residential areas map

Other reports for Shropshire county

population changes

energy costs

salary and unemployment

property prices

crime statistics

home features

home energy certificates

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