Authority → Guildford

Guildford Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

143,900

Population

6.1%

Unqualified

2.4%

Unemployment

£39,702

Salary

£560,171

Property

Quick answer: Guildford is a local authority in England. The population of Guildford is 143,900. The population per square mile of Guildford is 1,376. The average salary in Guildford is £39,702 per year. The average property price in Guildford is £560,171.


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


Guildford Demographics


The population of Guildford is 143,900. The population per square mile of Guildford is 1,376. The population has decreased by 6,500 in the past year. The population has increased by 19,000 since 1981.


There are more females in Guildford. They account for 50.7% of the population.


Guildford Employment


79.4% of the people in Guildford 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 Guildford is 2.4%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Guildford Student Population


The student population of Guildford is 11,300. Students account for 50.5% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


91.8% of the people in Guildford have an NVQ1 qualification. 86.5% have an NVQ2 qualification. 75.2% have an NVQ3 qualification. 60.8% have an NVQ4 qualification.


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


Guildford Economy


There are 7,245 businesses in Guildford. 88.9% are micro businesses. 9.1% are small businesses. 1.6% are medium businesses. 0.4% are large businesses.


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


Guildford Salary


The average salary in Guildford is £39,702 per year. Males earn 17.3% more.


Salaries in Guildford are 18.93% more than the national average of £33,384.


Guildford Property


The average property price in Guildford is £560,171. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Guildford: £973,896 for detached houses. £541,099 for semi-detached houses. £444,924 for terrace houses. £280,765 for flats.