Total Population

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Year Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 5,006 Show data context
1811 5,006 Show data context 4,986 Show data context
1821 4,986 Show data context 5,776 Show data context
1831 5,776 Show data context 5,866 Show data context
1841 5,866 Show data context 6,236 Show data context
1851 6,236 Show data context 6,073 Show data context
1881 4,301 Show data context 4,412 Show data context
1891 4,412 Show data context 4,284 Show data context
Date: Source:
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'

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Date accessed: 03rd December 2021