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Milton Keynes Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

288,200

Population

4.4%

Unqualified

3.2%

Unemployment

£36,260

Salary

£344,237

Property

Quick answer: Milton Keynes is a local authority in England. The population of Milton Keynes is 288,200. The population per square mile of Milton Keynes is 8,476. The average salary in Milton Keynes is £36,260 per year. The average property price in Milton Keynes is £344,237.


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Milton Keynes Demographics


The population of Milton Keynes is 288,200. The population per square mile of Milton Keynes is 8,476. The population has increased by 18,000 in the past year. The population has increased by 162,200 since 1981.


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


Milton Keynes Employment


81.7% of the people in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes is 3.2%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Milton Keynes Student Population


The student population of Milton Keynes is 6,900. Students account for 23.5% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


89.3% of the people in Milton Keynes have an NVQ1 qualification. 79.1% have an NVQ2 qualification. 61.5% have an NVQ3 qualification. 43.8% have an NVQ4 qualification.


4.4% of the people in Milton Keynes have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Milton Keynes Economy


There are 12,675 businesses in Milton Keynes. 89.0% are micro businesses. 8.6% are small businesses. 1.9% are medium businesses. 0.6% are large businesses.


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


Milton Keynes Salary


The average salary in Milton Keynes is £36,260 per year. Males earn 15.4% more.


Salaries in Milton Keynes are 8.61% more than the national average of £33,384.


Milton Keynes Property


The average property price in Milton Keynes is £344,237. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Milton Keynes: £576,751 for detached houses. £341,203 for semi-detached houses. £281,683 for terrace houses. £177,311 for flats.