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91,000

Population

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14.6%

Unqualified

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4.9%

Unemployment

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£26,135

Salary

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£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.