Total Population

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Year Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 2,350 Show data context
1811 2,350 Show data context 2,985 Show data context
1821 2,985 Show data context 4,252 Show data context
1831 4,252 Show data context 5,126 Show data context
1841 5,126 Show data context 5,039 Show data context
1851 5,039 Show data context 5,273 Show data context
1881 7,533 Show data context 7,920 Show data context
1891 7,920 Show data context 7,626 Show data context
1901 9,225 Show data context 9,812 Show data context
1911 9,812 Show data context 10,952 Show data context
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1801 - 1851 1851 Census of Great Britain, Population tables 2, Table [1] , 'Population Abstract'
1881 1881 Census of England and Wales, Population tables 2, Table 4 , 'Area, Houses, and Population of Civil Parishes in the several Registration Sub-Districts in 1871 and 1881'
1891 1891 Census of England and Wales, Population tables 2, Table 2 , 'Area and Population in Registration Districts and Sub-Districts and in Civil Parishes'
1901 1901 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 12 , 'Registration County, Districts, and Sub-Districts, with their Constituent Civil Parishes - Area; Houses and Population 1891 and 1901, and Separate Occupiers 1901'
1911 1911 Census of England and Wales, Population tables 2, Table 5 , 'Registration Counties, Districts and Sub-districts with their constituent civil parishes. - Urban or Rural District in which each parish is situated; Area; families or separate occupiers, and population, 1901 and 1911; and population enumerated in Institutions, large establishments, and on vessels, &c., 1911'

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Date accessed: 21st March 2019