If you are thinking of moving to Hopsford 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 Hopsford to figures for Warwickshire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Hopsford is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Hopsford 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.
These figures below on the claiming of legacy benefits in Hopsford 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 Althpugh outdated, these statistics can often be a good indicator of the prosperity of the town and how hard it could be to get employment in the area.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 claiming any benefit (which includes in work benefits) is more than 10% lower in Hopsford than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||2.2%||2%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.7%||1.9%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||9.9%||10.3%||13.5%|
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019
Hopsford Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Hopsford as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Hopsford is also older than the average, making Hopsford a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||6.3%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.7%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.1%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||7.3%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||6.3%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||20.9%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||20%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||6.1%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||9.4%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||5.6%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.3%||2.3%|
Hopsford General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Hopsford. The percentage of residents in Hopsford rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Hopsford rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Hopsford is generally better than in the average person in England.
Hopsford Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Hopsford and are from the UK Census of 2011.
Hopsford 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.
Hopsford Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Hopsford has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Hopsford is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||9.2%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||5.1%||8.3%|
Hopsford Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Hopsford are from the UK Census of 2011.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.8%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||4.8%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||6.1%||9.4%|
What is the population of Hopsford and Rugby?
The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Rugby including Hopsford. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.
|Admirals and Cawston||8740|
|Clifton, Newton and Churchover||3417|
|Coton and Boughton||7752|
|Newbold and Brownsover||9220|
|Revel and Binley Woods||6405|
|Rokeby and Overslade||7822|
|Wolston and the Lawfords||7996|
|Wolvey and Shilton||3090|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.