Total Population

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Year Population 10 years earlier Current Total Population
1801 8,727 Show data context
1811 8,727 Show data context 12,339 Show data context
1821 12,339 Show data context 12,206 Show data context
1831 12,206 Show data context 18,884 Show data context
1841 18,884 Show data context 23,564 Show data context
1851 23,564 Show data context 33,064 Show data context
1881 43,533 Show data context 46,581 Show data context
1891 46,645 Show data context 47,679 Show data context
Date: Source:
1801 - 1851 1851 Census of Great Britain, Population tables 2, Table [1] , 'Population Abstract'
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'

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Date accessed: 01st August 2021