Total Population

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Year Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 5,839 Show data context
1811 5,839 Show data context 6,751 Show data context
1821 6,751 Show data context 7,523 Show data context
1831 7,523 Show data context 8,581 Show data context
1841 8,581 Show data context 8,843 Show data context
1851 8,843 Show data context 8,796 Show data context
1861 9,357 Show data context
1871 11,652 Show data context
1881 11,652 Show data context 11,923 Show data context
1891 11,923 Show data context 12,526 Show data context
1901 12,526 Show data context 13,601 Show data context
1911 15,590 Show data context 16,144 Show data context
Date: Source:
1801 - 1851 1851 Census of Great Britain, Population tables 2, Table [1] , 'Population Abstract'
1861 1861 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 3 , 'Ages of Males and Females in Sub-Districts'
1871 1871 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 3 , 'Ages of Males and Females in Registrars' Sub-Districts'
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: 27th October 2021