Upton Demographics (Slough, England)

Upton is a ward in Slough of South East, England and includes areas of Upton Lea, Salt Hill, Upton, Chalvey, Ditton and Langley.

In the 2011 census the population of Upton was 9,386 and is made up of approximately 50% females and 50% males.

The average age of people in Upton is 36, while the median age is lower at 33.

50.6% of people living in Upton were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 13.0% India, 7.0% Pakistan, 2.2% Kenya, 1.2% Ireland, 1.0% Scotland, 1.0% Sri Lanka, 0.9% Zimbabwe, 0.8% Wales, 0.7% Somalia.

69.6% of people living in Upton speak English. The other top languages spoken are 7.7% Polish, 6.1% Panjabi, 3.8% Urdu, 1.4% Hindi, 0.9% Tamil, 0.6% Telugu, 0.6% Marathi, 0.6% Gujarati, 0.6% French.

The religious make up of Upton is 35.4% Christian, 19.7% Muslim, 16.1% Sikh, 11.1% Hindu, 10.0% No religion, 0.7% Buddhist, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Atheist. 575 people did not state a religion. 14 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

45.6% of people are married, 8.5% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.8% live with a partner of the same sex, 27.6% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 8.7% are separated or divorced. There are 451 widowed people living in Upton.

The top occupations listed by people in Upton are Professional 22.4%, Elementary 13.5%, Associate professional and technical 12.1%, Elementary administration and service 12.1%, Managers, directors and senior officials 11.0%, Administrative and secretarial 9.9%, Science, research, engineering and technology professionals 9.3%, Sales and customer service 8.4%, Caring, leisure and other service 8.0%, Skilled trades 7.9%.