Authority → Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

143,700

Population

8.0%

Unqualified

6.7%

Unemployment

£29,500

Salary

£151,365

Property

Quick answer: Middlesbrough is a local authority in England. The population of Middlesbrough is 143,700. The population per square mile of Middlesbrough is 6,909. The average salary in Middlesbrough is £29,500 per year. The average property price in Middlesbrough is £151,365.


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Middlesbrough Demographics


The population of Middlesbrough is 143,700. The population per square mile of Middlesbrough is 6,909. The population has increased by 2,400 in the past year. The population has decreased by 6,900 since 1981.


There are more females in Middlesbrough. They account for 50.8% of the population.


Middlesbrough Employment


64.4% of the people in Middlesbrough 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 Middlesbrough is 6.7%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Middlesbrough Student Population


The student population of Middlesbrough is 5,600. Students account for 21.9% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


83.5% of the people in Middlesbrough have an NVQ1 qualification. 71.8% have an NVQ2 qualification. 48.7% have an NVQ3 qualification. 28.6% have an NVQ4 qualification.


8.0% of the people in Middlesbrough have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Middlesbrough Economy


There are 3,465 businesses in Middlesbrough. 87.6% are micro businesses. 10.0% are small businesses. 1.8% are medium businesses. 0.6% are large businesses.


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


Middlesbrough Salary


The average salary in Middlesbrough is £29,500 per year. Males earn 20.7% more.


Salaries in Middlesbrough are 11.64% less than the national average of £33,384.


Middlesbrough Property


The average property price in Middlesbrough is £151,365. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Middlesbrough: £267,003 for detached houses. £151,373 for semi-detached houses. £107,556 for terrace houses. £79,528 for flats.