Shropshire population statistics

In 2019, there were 503k residents in Shropshire county with an average age of 42.8 years. Population density was 144 residents per square kilometer. Population grew by 13.2% since 2002 and population average age increased by 3.3 years in the same period. Based on Census, there were 2.4 residents per household in 2011.

503k

total residents
estimates 2019

42.8

average age
estimates 2019

144

population density
estimates 2019

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

Shropshire population pyramid

shows the distribution of various age groups in a population in 2019. 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, 2019.

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, 2019.

Shropshire working age population share
age grouphead-count% share of population% for Eng & Wales
0-1590.1k17.9%19.1%
16-64302k60.0%62.3%
65+111k22.0%18.5%

Shropshire average age rank

Comparison of counties average ages, 2019 population estimates.

42.8

Shropshire
average age

40.3

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

crime statistics

property prices

home features

salary and unemployment

energy costs

home energy certificates

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