Authority → North Somerset

North Somerset Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

217,400

Population

3.9%

Unqualified

2.5%

Unemployment

£29,895

Salary

£351,807

Property

Quick answer: North Somerset is a local authority in England. The population of North Somerset is 217,400. The population per square mile of North Somerset is 1,503. The average salary in North Somerset is £29,895 per year. The average property price in North Somerset is £351,807.


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North Somerset Demographics


The population of North Somerset is 217,400. The population per square mile of North Somerset is 1,503. The population has increased by 1,800 in the past year. The population has increased by 54,500 since 1981.


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


North Somerset Employment


81.8% of the people in North Somerset 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 North Somerset is 2.5%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


North Somerset Student Population


The student population of North Somerset is 3,100. Students account for 15.0% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


92.1% of the people in North Somerset have an NVQ1 qualification. 81.3% have an NVQ2 qualification. 64.2% have an NVQ3 qualification. 40.8% have an NVQ4 qualification.


3.9% of the people in North Somerset have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


North Somerset Economy


There are 8,955 businesses in North Somerset. 90.2% are micro businesses. 8.3% are small businesses. 1.1% are medium businesses. 0.3% are large businesses.


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


North Somerset Salary


The average salary in North Somerset is £29,895 per year. Males earn 25.3% more.


Salaries in North Somerset are 10.45% less than the national average of £33,384.


North Somerset Property


The average property price in North Somerset is £351,807. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in North Somerset: £556,556 for detached houses. £364,378 for semi-detached houses. £285,343 for terrace houses. £200,948 for flats.