Total Population

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Year Population 20 years earlier Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1911 6,789 Show data context 6,931 Show data context
1921 6,931 Show data context 7,183 Show data context
1931 7,183 Show data context 7,321 Show data context
1939 13,845 Show data context
1951 13,760 Show data context 16,878 Show data context
1961 16,878 Show data context 21,310 Show data context
Date: Source:
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'
1921 1921 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 3, 'Population, Acreage, Private Families and Dwellings'
1931 1931 Census of England and Wales, County Report Part I, Table 3, 'Population, Acreage, Private Families and Dwellings'
1939 1939 National Registration of United Kingdom and Isle of Man, Population summary, Table 3A, 'Population by Sex and Year of Birth (and Age) in Great Britain and the Isle of Man. England and Wales - Counties, Boroughs, Urban and Rural Districts'
1951 1951 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 3, 'Acreage, Population, Private Households and Dwellings', for 'AC, MB, UD, RD; Wards of CB, MB; CP, NT'
1961 1961 Census of England and Wales, County Report, Table 3, 'Acreage, Population, Private Households and Dwellings', for 'LAA, Wards, CP in RD, Con, NT'


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Date accessed: 31st July 2014