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144,700

Population

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6.7%

Unqualified

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3.0%

Unemployment

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£36,509

Salary

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£669,847

Property

**Quick answer**: Cambridge is a local authority in England. The population of Cambridge is 144,700. The population per square mile of Cambridge is 9,211. The average salary in Cambridge is £36,509 per year. The average property price in Cambridge is £669,847.

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

## Cambridge Demographics

The population of Cambridge is 144,700. **The population per square mile of Cambridge is 9,211**. The population has increased by 19,600 in the past year. The population has increased by 43,700 since 1981.

There are more males in Cambridge. They account for 50.1% of the population.

### Cambridge Employment

83.0% of the people in Cambridge 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 Cambridge is 3.0%**. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.

### Cambridge Student Population

The student population of Cambridge is 7,500. **Students account for 45.2% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64**.

94.1% of the people in Cambridge have an NVQ1 qualification. 91.1% have an NVQ2 qualification. 77.8% have an NVQ3 qualification. 63.5% have an NVQ4 qualification.

6.7% of the people in Cambridge have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.

## Cambridge Economy

**There are 5,005 businesses in Cambridge**. 85.9% are micro businesses. 10.7% are small businesses. 2.7% are medium businesses. 0.7% are large businesses.

The biggest industry employers in Cambridge are education businesses.

### Cambridge Salary

The average salary in Cambridge is £36,509 per year. **Males earn 20.0% more**.

Salaries in Cambridge are 9.36% more than the national average of £33,384.

### Cambridge Property

**The average property price in Cambridge is £669,847**. The national average property price is £294,910.

Average property prices by type in Cambridge: £1,121,930 for detached houses. £660,173 for semi-detached houses. £561,220 for terrace houses. £336,066 for flats.