Authority → Torbay

Torbay Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

139,400

Population

7.4%

Unqualified

3.2%

Unemployment

£25,636

Salary

£296,305

Property

Quick answer: Torbay is a local authority in England. The population of Torbay is 139,400. The population per square mile of Torbay is 5,744. The average salary in Torbay is £25,636 per year. The average property price in Torbay is £296,305.


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Torbay Demographics


The population of Torbay is 139,400. The population per square mile of Torbay is 5,744. The population has increased by 3,200 in the past year. The population has increased by 26,300 since 1981.


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


Torbay Employment


74.8% of the people in Torbay 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 Torbay is 3.2%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Torbay Student Population


The student population of Torbay is 2,700. Students account for 15.8% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


88.8% of the people in Torbay have an NVQ1 qualification. 74.7% have an NVQ2 qualification. 55.6% have an NVQ3 qualification. 30.8% have an NVQ4 qualification.


7.4% of the people in Torbay have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Torbay Economy


There are 4,180 businesses in Torbay. 88.1% are micro businesses. 9.8% are small businesses. 1.6% are medium businesses. 0.4% are large businesses.


The biggest industry employers in Torbay are human health and social work activities businesses.


Torbay Salary


The average salary in Torbay is £25,636 per year. Males earn 19.8% more.


Salaries in Torbay are 23.21% less than the national average of £33,384.


Torbay Property


The average property price in Torbay is £296,305. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Torbay: £465,642 for detached houses. £311,748 for semi-detached houses. £240,282 for terrace houses. £167,546 for flats.