Authority → Selby

Selby Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

92,400

Population

10.0%

Unqualified

2.7%

Unemployment

£31,320

Salary

£235,659

Property

Quick answer: Selby is a local authority in England. The population of Selby is 92,400. The population per square mile of Selby is 399. The average salary in Selby is £31,320 per year. The average property price in Selby is £235,659.


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


Selby Demographics


The population of Selby is 92,400. The population per square mile of Selby is 399. The population has increased by 700 in the past year. The population has increased by 30,100 since 1981.


There are more females in Selby. They account for 50.9% of the population.


Selby Employment


79.0% of the people in Selby 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 Selby is 2.7%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Selby Student Population


The student population of Selby is 6,400. Students account for 54.5% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


84.7% of the people in Selby have an NVQ1 qualification. 73.7% have an NVQ2 qualification. 60.0% have an NVQ3 qualification. 44.5% have an NVQ4 qualification.


10.0% of the people in Selby have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Selby Economy


There are 3,910 businesses in Selby. 90.3% are micro businesses. 8.3% are small businesses. 1.2% are medium businesses. 0.2% are large businesses.


The biggest industry employers in Selby are manufacturing businesses.


Selby Salary


The average salary in Selby is £31,320 per year. Males earn 11.3% more.


Salaries in Selby are 6.18% less than the national average of £33,384.


Selby Property


The average property price in Selby is £235,659. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Selby: £388,850 for detached houses. £231,946 for semi-detached houses. £198,200 for terrace houses. £123,638 for flats.