Authority → Exeter

Exeter Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

129,300

Population

6.1%

Unqualified

3.5%

Unemployment

£32,687

Salary

£360,667

Property

Quick answer: Exeter is a local authority in England. The population of Exeter is 129,300. The population per square mile of Exeter is 7,120. The average salary in Exeter is £32,687 per year. The average property price in Exeter is £360,667.


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


Exeter Demographics


The population of Exeter is 129,300. The population per square mile of Exeter is 7,120. The population has decreased by 4,000 in the past year. The population has increased by 28,700 since 1981.


There are more females in Exeter. They account for 51.3% of the population.


Exeter Employment


71.1% of the people in Exeter 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 Exeter is 3.5%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Exeter Student Population


The student population of Exeter is 12,400. Students account for 53.1% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


91.6% of the people in Exeter have an NVQ1 qualification. 85.8% have an NVQ2 qualification. 69.6% have an NVQ3 qualification. 48.7% have an NVQ4 qualification.


6.1% of the people in Exeter have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Exeter Economy


There are 4,490 businesses in Exeter. 85.7% are micro businesses. 11.0% are small businesses. 2.6% are medium businesses. 0.6% are large businesses.


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


Exeter Salary


The average salary in Exeter is £32,687 per year. Males earn 16.6% more.


Salaries in Exeter are 2.09% less than the national average of £33,384.


Exeter Property


The average property price in Exeter is £360,667. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Exeter: £591,533 for detached houses. £366,299 for semi-detached houses. £302,675 for terrace houses. £182,159 for flats.