Authority → Harborough

Harborough Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

98,300

Population

6.2%

Unqualified

2.3%

Unemployment

£30,129

Salary

£330,839

Property

Quick answer: Harborough is a local authority in England. The population of Harborough is 98,300. The population per square mile of Harborough is 430. The average salary in Harborough is £30,129 per year. The average property price in Harborough is £330,839.


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


Harborough Demographics


The population of Harborough is 98,300. The population per square mile of Harborough is 430. The population has increased by 2,800 in the past year. The population has increased by 36,800 since 1981.


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


Harborough Employment


79.4% of the people in Harborough are in employment. There are more females in employment. The definition of employment is being employed or self-employed and aged 16 to 64.


The unemployment rate in Harborough is 2.3%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Harborough Student Population


The student population of Harborough is 2,900. Students account for 24.4% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


89.8% of the people in Harborough have an NVQ1 qualification. 80.5% have an NVQ2 qualification. 69.3% have an NVQ3 qualification. 44.7% have an NVQ4 qualification.


6.2% of the people in Harborough have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Harborough Economy


There are 5,350 businesses in Harborough. 90.3% are micro businesses. 8.1% are small businesses. 1.3% are medium businesses. 0.3% are large businesses.


The biggest industry employers in Harborough are wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles businesses.


Harborough Salary


The average salary in Harborough is £30,129 per year. Males earn 18.4% more.


Salaries in Harborough are 9.75% less than the national average of £33,384.


Harborough Property


The average property price in Harborough is £330,839. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Harborough: £547,588 for detached houses. £325,542 for semi-detached houses. £269,895 for terrace houses. £180,330 for flats.