Pilton Demographics (North Devon, England)

Pilton is a ward in North Devon of South West, England and includes areas of Pottington, Yeo Vale, Pottington Business Park, Pilton and Bellaire.

In the 2011 census the population of Pilton was 4,452 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Pilton is 42, while the median age is higher at 43.

90.8% of people living in Pilton were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.7% Wales, 1.1% Scotland, 0.5% India, 0.5% Pakistan, 0.4% South Africa, 0.4% Ireland, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.2% North Africa, 0.2% Zimbabwe.

97.3% of people living in Pilton speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.5% Urdu, 0.3% Arabic, 0.3% Polish, 0.2% Lithuanian, 0.1% German, 0.1% Malayalam, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% Hungarian, 0.1% Bengali.

The religious make up of Pilton is 61.1% Christian, 27.9% No religion, 1.2% Muslim, 0.3% Buddhist, 0.2% Hindu, 0.1% Agnostic, 0.1% Atheist.

356 people did not state a religion. 17 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

48.8% of people are married, 12.9% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 9.3% are separated or divorced. There are 265 widowed people living in Pilton.

The top occupations listed by people in Pilton are Professional 17.5%, Skilled trades 13.6%, Elementary 12.3%, Associate professional and technical 10.5%, Managers, directors and senior officials 10.1%, Administrative and secretarial 10.0%, Elementary administration and service 9.7%, Sales and customer service 9.4%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.9%, Sales 8.8%.