Authority → Wealden

Wealden Population

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

Last update: January 17, 2024

160,700

Population

5.1%

Unqualified

3.5%

Unemployment

£33,540

Salary

£397,938

Property

Quick answer: Wealden is a local authority in England. The population of Wealden is 160,700. The population per square mile of Wealden is 498. The average salary in Wealden is £33,540 per year. The average property price in Wealden is £397,938.


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Wealden Demographics


The population of Wealden is 160,700. The population per square mile of Wealden is 498. The population has decreased by 2,000 in the past year. The population has increased by 41,700 since 1981.


There are more females in Wealden. They account for 51.8% of the population.


Wealden Employment


79.3% of the people in Wealden 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 Wealden is 3.5%. The definition of unemployment is being economically active but unemployed. The average unemployment rate nationally is 3.8%.


Wealden Student Population


The student population of Wealden is 5,300. Students account for 34.3% of the economically inactive population aged 16 to 64.


94.8% of the people in Wealden have an NVQ1 qualification. 81.2% have an NVQ2 qualification. 63.4% have an NVQ3 qualification. 39.0% have an NVQ4 qualification.


5.1% of the people in Wealden have no qualifications. The national average for people with no qualifications is 6.6%.


Wealden Economy


There are 8,585 businesses in Wealden. 91.8% are micro businesses. 7.1% are small businesses. 1.0% are medium businesses. 0.2% are large businesses.


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


Wealden Salary


The average salary in Wealden is £33,540 per year. Females earn 11.2% more.


Salaries in Wealden are 0.47% more than the national average of £33,384.


Wealden Property


The average property price in Wealden is £397,938. The national average property price is £294,910.


Average property prices by type in Wealden: £652,741 for detached houses. £397,048 for semi-detached houses. £334,216 for terrace houses. £207,747 for flats.