Socio-economic statistics for Cullompton, Devon

Socio-economic statistics for Cullompton, Devon
Socio-economic statistics for Cullompton, Devon

If you are thinking of moving to Cullompton or just want to know a what the area is like, the statistics on this page should give you a good introduction. They cover a range of socio-economic factors so you can compare Cullompton to figures for Devon and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Cullompton is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.

Cullompton Education Statistics

These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Cullompton and are from the UK Census of 2011. Cullompton has a high level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average.

QualificationMid DevonEngland
No Qualifications22.7%22.5%
Level 113.8%13.3%
Level 217.1%15.2%
Apprenticeship3.8%3.6%
Level 312.1%12.4%
Level 426.4%27.4%
Other4.1%5.7%

Cullompton General Health Statistics

The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Cullompton. The percentage of residents in Cullompton rating their health as 'very good' is less than the national average.

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HealthMid DevonEngland
Very Good46.64%47.17%
Good35.44%34.22%
Fair13.37%13.12%
Bad3.58%4.25%
Very Bad0.96%1.25%

Cullompton Property Ownership & Rental Statistics

TenureMid DevonEngland
Owned37.3%30.6%
Mortgage31.8%32.8%
Shared0.9%0.8%
Social Rented (Council)8.7%9.4%
Social Rented (Housing Assoc)3.9%8.3%
Private Rented14.1%15.4%
Other1.5%1.4%
Rent Free1.8%1.3%

Cullompton Benefits & Unemployment Statistics

After the introduction of Universal Credit, the government no longer publishes unemployment figures as a percentage of the working population and has no further plans to do so. They do however publish the number of Universal Credit claimants in every local district council. We have taken the LDC that includes and compared it to the nearest councils. Please be aware that Universal Credit is a in and out of work benefit. Therefore these figures are an indicator of BOTH unemployment and underemployment. Cullompton is in the local authority with the lowest number of Universal Credit claimants in the area.

These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Cullompton are dated . They are the last published statistics of unemployment rates as a percentage of the population. Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.The rate of unemployment in Cullompton is both lower than the average for Devon and lower than the national average, suggesting that finding a job in this area maybe easier than most places. The rate of claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Cullompton than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.

BenefitMid DevonDevonEngland
Jobseekers Allowance (only)1.5%1.6%3.3%
Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)1.8%1.9%2.4%
Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)10.1%10.8%13.5%

Cullompton rates 4/10 for employment deprivation
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019

Cullompton Social Grade & Occcupation Statistics

Social grade is a classification based on occupation and it enables a household and all its members to be classified according to the job of the main income earner.

GradeMid DevonEngland
AB21.08%22.96%
C127.22%30.92%
C228.47%20.64%
DE23.23%25.49%

Cullompton Age Distribution Statistics

The population of Cullompton as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Cullompton is also older than the average, making Cullompton a older persons location.

AgeMid DevonEngland
Age 0 to 45.8%6.3%
Age 5 to 95.4%5.6%
Age 10 to146.1%5.8%
Age 15 to 173.9%3.7%
Age 18 to 246.8%9.4%
Age 25 to 295%6.9%
Age 30 to 4417.8%20.6%
Age 45 to 5921.3%19.4%
Age 60 to 647.5%6%
Age 65 to 7410.9%8.6%
Age 75 to 846.6%5.5%
Age 85 and over2.8%2.3%
Mean Age42.339.3
Median Age4439

Cullompton Immigration Statistics

These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Cullompton are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Cullompton has a higher level of residents born in the UK than the national average and a lower rate of residents either born in other EU countries or outside the EU, it does not have a significant immigrant population.

CountryMid DevonEngland
United Kingdom95.1%86.2%
Rebublic of Ireland0.3%0.7%
Other EU Countries2.2%3.7%
Outside the EU2.4%9.4%



Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.


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