Grove Park Demographics (Lewisham, England)

Grove Park is a ward in Lewisham of London, England and includes areas of Lee and Grove Park.

In the 2011 census the population of Grove Park was 14,648 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Grove Park is 37, while the median age is lower at 36.

71.0% of people living in Grove Park were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.7% Nigeria, 2.2% Jamaica, 1.7% Sri Lanka, 1.3% Ireland, 1.3% India, 1.1% Scotland, 0.9% Ghana, 0.9% South America, 0.6% Wales.

86.3% of people living in Grove Park speak English. The other top languages spoken are 1.6% Tamil, 1.2% Polish, 1.2% Turkish, 1.0% Lithuanian, 1.0% French, 0.6% Portuguese, 0.5% Spanish, 0.4% Albanian, 0.4% Persian/Farsi.

The religious make up of Grove Park is 58.3% Christian, 22.8% No religion, 5.9% Muslim, 3.2% Hindu, 0.7% Buddhist, 0.4% Sikh, 0.2% Jewish, 0.1% Humanist.

1,132 people did not state a religion. 28 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

37.2% of people are married, 9.7% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.0% live with a partner of the same sex, 34.2% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 9.9% are separated or divorced. There are 785 widowed people living in Grove Park.

The top occupations listed by people in Grove Park are Professional 18.6%, Associate professional and technical 14.7%, Administrative and secretarial 14.3%, Administrative 10.7%, Skilled trades 10.6%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.0%, Managers, directors and senior officials 9.5%, Elementary 9.2%, Elementary administration and service 8.7%, Sales and customer service 7.9%.