Northwood Demographics (Hillingdon, England)

Northwood is a ward in Hillingdon of London, England and includes areas of Batchworth Heath, Moor Park, Eastbury, Ducks Hill and Northwood Hills.

In the 2011 census the population of Northwood was 10,469 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Northwood is 43, while the median age is higher at 44.

65.5% of people living in Northwood were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 4.7% India, 3.9% Kenya, 1.4% Scotland, 1.3% Ireland, 1.2% South Africa, 1.1% Sri Lanka, 1.0% Pakistan, 0.9% Wales, 0.8% United States.

87.0% of people living in Northwood speak English. The other top languages spoken are 3.3% Gujarati, 0.8% Portuguese, 0.7% Polish, 0.6% Tamil, 0.6% Urdu, 0.4% Panjabi, 0.3% Romanian, 0.3% Hindi, 0.3% Spanish.

The religious make up of Northwood is 45.9% Christian, 14.8% No religion, 13.1% Hindu, 7.5% Muslim, 6.6% Jewish, 1.3% Sikh, 1.1% Buddhist, 0.1% Humanist. 764 people did not state a religion. 15 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

51.4% of people are married, 7.1% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 23.4% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.6% are separated or divorced. There are 593 widowed people living in Northwood.

The top occupations listed by people in Northwood are Professional 30.1%, Managers, directors and senior officials 16.9%, Associate professional and technical 16.6%, Administrative and secretarial 12.6%, Corporate managers and directors 11.5%, Business, media and public service professionals 11.2%, Business and public service associate professionals 10.5%, Administrative 8.3%, Health professionals 7.0%, Caring, leisure and other service 6.6%.