Darley Dale Demographics (Derbyshire Dales, England)

Darley Dale is a ward in Derbyshire Dales of East Midlands, England and includes areas of Ryecroft, Oker, Stanton Lees, Darley, Stanton-In-The-Peak, Wensley, Slaley, Via Gellia, Tinkersley, Beeley, Snitterton, Winster, Little Rowsley, Hackney, Pilhough, Two Dales, Churchtown, Birchover, Rowsley, Elton, Hackney Lane, Pikehall, Darley Hillside, Stanton In Peak, Puddle Hill, Bonsall, Eagle Tor, Oddo, Darley Dale, Northwood, Upper Hackney and Darley Bridge.

In the 2011 census the population of Darley Dale was 5,413 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Darley Dale is 45, while the median age is higher at 47.

95.5% of people living in Darley Dale were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.1% Scotland, 0.6% Wales, 0.3% India, 0.2% Ireland, 0.2% South Africa, 0.2% Northern Ireland, 0.1% United States, 0.1% Hong Kong , 0.1% Australia.

99.0% of people living in Darley Dale speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.2% Polish, 0.1% Hungarian, 0.1% German, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% French, 0.1% Malayalam.

The religious make up of Darley Dale is 68.6% Christian, 22.9% No religion, 0.2% Muslim, 0.1% Sikh, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Atheist, 0.1% Buddhist, 0.1% Hindu. 386 people did not state a religion. 21 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

54.8% of people are married, 10.7% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.4% live with a partner of the same sex, 17.5% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.3% are separated or divorced. There are 244 widowed people living in Darley Dale.

The top occupations listed by people in Darley Dale are Professional 16.2%, Skilled trades 13.3%, Administrative and secretarial 11.8%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.5%, Elementary 11.4%, Associate professional and technical 10.5%, Elementary administration and service 9.9%, Caring, leisure and other service 9.3%, Administrative 8.9%, Sales and customer service 8.2%.