Authority → Rossendale

Rossendale Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

71,000

Population

12.0%

Unqualified

4.0%

Unemployment

£27,045

Salary

£208,647

Property

Quick answer: Rossendale is a local authority in England. The population of Rossendale is 71,000. The population per square mile of Rossendale is 1,332. The average salary in Rossendale is £27,045 per year. The average property price in Rossendale is £208,647.


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Rossendale Demographics


The population of Rossendale is 71,000. The population per square mile of Rossendale is 1,332. The population has decreased by 400 in the past year. The population has increased by 6,000 since 1981.


There are more females in Rossendale. They account for 51.0% of the population.


Rossendale Employment


73.5% of the people in Rossendale are in employment. There are more females in employment. The definition of employment is being employed or self-employed and aged 16 to 64.


The unemployment rate in Rossendale is 4.0%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Rossendale Student Population


The student population of Rossendale is 4,400. Students account for 28.8% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


96.4% of the people in Rossendale have an NVQ1 qualification. 76.3% have an NVQ2 qualification. 60.1% have an NVQ3 qualification. 40.6% have an NVQ4 qualification.


12.0% of the people in Rossendale have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Rossendale Economy


There are 2,650 businesses in Rossendale. 88.6% are micro businesses. 9.7% are small businesses. 1.4% are medium businesses. 0.3% are large businesses.


The biggest industry employers in Rossendale are manufacturing businesses.


Rossendale Salary


The average salary in Rossendale is £27,045 per year. Males earn 5.6% more.


Salaries in Rossendale are 18.99% less than the national average of £33,384.


Rossendale Property


The average property price in Rossendale is £208,647. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Rossendale: £334,998 for detached houses. £211,432 for semi-detached houses. £157,418 for terrace houses. £130,740 for flats.