New Park Demographics (Harrogate, England)

New Park is a ward in Harrogate of Yorkshire and The Humber, England and includes areas of Hilltop, Smith's Hill, New Park, Low Harrogate and Oakdale.

In the 2011 census the population of New Park was 5,486 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in New Park is 40, while the median age is also 40.

85.6% of people living in New Park were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.3% Scotland, 1.1% United States, 0.9% Wales, 0.7% India, 0.5% Northern Ireland, 0.4% Hong Kong , 0.3% China, 0.3% Ireland, 0.3% Philippines.

94.9% of people living in New Park speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.1% Polish, 0.5% All other Chinese, 0.5% Hungarian, 0.3% Lithuanian, 0.3% Spanish, 0.2% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.2% Slovak, 0.2% French, 0.1% Arabic.

The religious make up of New Park is 62.5% Christian, 28.2% No religion, 0.7% Muslim, 0.4% Hindu, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Agnostic, 0.1% Sikh. 372 people did not state a religion. 18 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 4 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

43.6% of people are married, 15.1% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.0% live with a partner of the same sex, 23.4% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 10.1% are separated or divorced. There are 373 widowed people living in New Park.

The top occupations listed by people in New Park are Professional 14.6%, Associate professional and technical 13.3%, Skilled trades 12.9%, Elementary 12.6%, Administrative and secretarial 12.0%, Elementary administration and service 11.5%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.2%, Managers, directors and senior officials 9.7%, Sales and customer service 9.1%, Administrative 8.7%.