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Hastings Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

91,000

Population

14.6%

Unqualified

4.9%

Unemployment

£26,135

Salary

£355,403

Property

Quick answer: Hastings is a local authority in England. The population of Hastings is 91,000. The population per square mile of Hastings is 7,934. The average salary in Hastings is £26,135 per year. The average property price in Hastings is £355,403.


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


Hastings Demographics


The population of Hastings is 91,000. The population per square mile of Hastings is 7,934. The population has decreased by 1,600 in the past year. The population has increased by 15,300 since 1981.


There are more females in Hastings. They account for 51.4% of the population.


Hastings Employment


76.6% of the people in Hastings 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 Hastings is 4.9%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Hastings Student Population


The student population of Hastings is 3,800. Students account for 22.1% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


79.8% of the people in Hastings have an NVQ1 qualification. 63.3% have an NVQ2 qualification. 42.1% have an NVQ3 qualification. 31.1% have an NVQ4 qualification.


14.6% of the people in Hastings have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Hastings Economy


There are 2,870 businesses in Hastings. 89.0% are micro businesses. 9.4% are small businesses. 1.5% are medium businesses. 0.1% are large businesses.


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


Hastings Salary


The average salary in Hastings is £26,135 per year. Males earn 14.8% more.


Salaries in Hastings are 21.71% less than the national average of £33,384.


Hastings Property


The average property price in Hastings is £355,403. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Hastings: £559,975 for detached houses. £386,691 for semi-detached houses. £299,413 for terrace houses. £175,535 for flats.