Authority → Bradford

Bradford Population

Here are the latest population statistics on Bradford in the United Kingdom. The data is updated regularly per the latest population statistics releases.

Last update: January 17, 2024

547,000

Population

12.3%

Unqualified

5.0%

Unemployment

£31,070

Salary

£192,888

Property

Quick answer: Bradford is a local authority in England. The population of Bradford is 547,000. The population per square mile of Bradford is 3,825. The average salary in Bradford is £31,070 per year. The average property price in Bradford is £192,888.


Books about Bradford: Numerous fiction and non-fiction books have been produced about the rich history of Bradford. Here is a link to some of the books about Bradford.


Bradford Demographics


The population of Bradford is 547,000. The population per square mile of Bradford is 3,825. The population has increased by 4,900 in the past year. The population has increased by 82,700 since 1981.


There are more females in Bradford. They account for 51.1% of the population.


Bradford Employment


71.8% of the people in Bradford are in employment. There are more males in employment. The definition of employment is being employed or self-employed and aged 16 to 64.


The unemployment rate in Bradford is 5.0%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Bradford Student Population


The student population of Bradford is 20,900. Students account for 26.9% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


80.6% of the people in Bradford have an NVQ1 qualification. 71.4% have an NVQ2 qualification. 54.4% have an NVQ3 qualification. 35.8% have an NVQ4 qualification.


12.3% of the people in Bradford have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Bradford Economy


There are 16,605 businesses in Bradford. 89.0% are micro businesses. 8.9% are small businesses. 1.7% are medium businesses. 0.4% are large businesses.


The biggest industry employers in Bradford are human health and social work activities businesses.


Bradford Salary


The average salary in Bradford is £31,070 per year. Males earn 12.7% more.


Salaries in Bradford are 6.93% less than the national average of £33,384.


Bradford Property


The average property price in Bradford is £192,888. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Bradford: £321,905 for detached houses. £188,774 for semi-detached houses. £145,651 for terrace houses. £115,224 for flats.