Bargate Demographics (Southampton, England)

Bargate is a ward in Southampton of South East, England and includes areas of Docks, Northam, Eastern Docks, Back Of The Walls, Old Docks, Peartree Green, Millbank, Crosshouse, Ocean Village, Belvidere, Upper Shirley, Hoglands, Old Walls, Tanners Brook, Charlotte Place, Polygon, Houndwell, Bargate, Bedford Place, Lansdowne Hill, West Marlands, Chapel, Bellevue, Queensland, Nichols Town, Wimpson, Freemantle, Queens Park, Kingsland Place, Blechynden, Redbridge, Fourposts, Hill, Bevois Town, Whithed Wood, Fitzhugh, Bevois Valley, Banister's Park, Southampton Common, Bevois Mount and St. Marys.

In the 2011 census the population of Bargate was 18,762 and is made up of approximately 46% females and 54% males.

The average age of people in Bargate is 30, while the median age is lower at 25.

68.9% of people living in Bargate were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.7% India, 1.4% Scotland, 1.3% Wales, 1.0% China, 0.7% Bangladesh, 0.7% Ireland, 0.6% South Africa, 0.6% Pakistan, 0.5% Iran.

79.8% of people living in Bargate speak English. The other top languages spoken are 3.7% Polish, 2.0% Arabic, 1.3% Persian/Farsi, 1.1% All other Chinese, 0.7% Greek, 0.7% Bengali, 0.6% Portuguese, 0.6% Somali, 0.6% French.

The religious make up of Bargate is 40.3% Christian, 36.9% No religion, 9.6% Muslim, 1.9% Hindu, 1.2% Sikh, 0.8% Buddhist, 0.2% Jewish, 0.2% Atheist. 1,313 people did not state a religion. 216 people identified as a Jedi Knight and 15 people said they believe in Heavy Metal.

17.7% of people are married, 13.8% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.8% live with a partner of the same sex, 53.3% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.3% are separated or divorced. There are 872 widowed people living in Bargate.

The top occupations listed by people in Bargate are Professional 19.4%, Elementary 15.4%, Sales and customer service 14.6%, Elementary administration and service 14.2%, Associate professional and technical 14.1%, Sales 12.4%, Sales Assistants and Retail Cashiers 11.0%, Managers, directors and senior officials 9.3%, Administrative and secretarial 9.0%, Business and public service associate professionals 8.2%.