Authority → Gloucester

Gloucester Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

132,500

Population

7.1%

Unqualified

2.6%

Unemployment

£29,895

Salary

£267,119

Property

Quick answer: Gloucester is a local authority in England. The population of Gloucester is 132,500. The population per square mile of Gloucester is 8,466. The average salary in Gloucester is £29,895 per year. The average property price in Gloucester is £267,119.


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Gloucester Demographics


The population of Gloucester is 132,500. The population per square mile of Gloucester is 8,466. The population has increased by 2,800 in the past year. The population has increased by 32,300 since 1981.


There are more females in Gloucester. They account for 50.6% of the population.


Gloucester Employment


83.4% of the people in Gloucester 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 Gloucester is 2.6%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Gloucester Student Population


The student population of Gloucester is 4,300. Students account for 30.6% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


92.7% of the people in Gloucester have an NVQ1 qualification. 80.0% have an NVQ2 qualification. 60.3% have an NVQ3 qualification. 35.6% have an NVQ4 qualification.


7.1% of the people in Gloucester have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Gloucester Economy


There are 3,925 businesses in Gloucester. 86.0% are micro businesses. 10.6% are small businesses. 3.0% are medium businesses. 0.5% are large businesses.


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


Gloucester Salary


The average salary in Gloucester is £29,895 per year. Males earn 18.4% more.


Salaries in Gloucester are 10.45% less than the national average of £33,384.


Gloucester Property


The average property price in Gloucester is £267,119. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Gloucester: £433,608 for detached houses. £283,755 for semi-detached houses. £210,746 for terrace houses. £140,368 for flats.