Authority → Scarborough

Scarborough Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

109,000

Population

9.1%

Unqualified

4.2%

Unemployment

£27,685

Salary

£225,299

Property

Quick answer: Scarborough is a local authority in England. The population of Scarborough is 109,000. The population per square mile of Scarborough is 346. The average salary in Scarborough is £27,685 per year. The average property price in Scarborough is £225,299.


Books about Scarborough: Numerous fiction and non-fiction books have been produced about the rich history of Scarborough. Here is a link to some of the books about Scarborough.


Scarborough Demographics


The population of Scarborough is 109,000. The population per square mile of Scarborough is 346. The population has increased by 300 in the past year. The population has increased by 6,700 since 1981.


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


Scarborough Employment


72.3% of the people in Scarborough 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 Scarborough is 4.2%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Scarborough Student Population


The student population of Scarborough is 3,500. Students account for 24.2% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


87.5% of the people in Scarborough have an NVQ1 qualification. 72.7% have an NVQ2 qualification. 53.6% have an NVQ3 qualification. 36.0% have an NVQ4 qualification.


9.1% of the people in Scarborough have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Scarborough Economy


There are 4,285 businesses in Scarborough. 87.6% are micro businesses. 10.8% are small businesses. 1.3% are medium businesses. 0.3% are large businesses.


The biggest industry employers in Scarborough are accommodation and food service activities businesses.


Scarborough Salary


The average salary in Scarborough is £27,685 per year. Males earn 14.5% more.


Salaries in Scarborough are 17.07% less than the national average of £33,384.


Scarborough Property


The average property price in Scarborough is £225,299. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Scarborough: £344,931 for detached houses. £230,566 for semi-detached houses. £188,198 for terrace houses. £137,502 for flats.