Socio-economic statistics for Long Marston, North Yorkshire

We have collated a series of socio-economic statistics for Long Marston in Harrogate from UK government sources such as the 2021 Census and the Index of Multiple Deprivation. They should give you a broad snapshot of the area and the surrounding locations. Are the residents of Long Marston older than the national average or younger? What is the population of Long Marston and Harrogate? Is Long Marston an unemployment hotspot? This page should provide you with the answers.

What are the occupations of the residents of Long Marston?

The largest employment sector in Long Marston is Managers, Directors & Senior Officials. The smallest employment sector is Elementary Occupations.
Sector Proportion
Managers, Directors & Senior Officials %
Professional Occupations %
Associate Professional & Technical %
Administrative & Secretarial %
Skilled Trades %
Caring, leisure & Other Services %
Process Plant & Machine Operatives %
Elementary Occupations %

Long Marston Unemployment Statistics

Since the introduction of Universal Credit, The Department for Work & Pensions have not issued any statistics (in our view) that can be used to ascertain the levels of unemployment or under employment in the UK, just meaningless geographic counts. However, the Office of National Statistics does publish claimant counts of people receiving out of work benefits, be that legacy Jobseeker’s Allowance or Universal Credit as a proportion of people over 16. These figures are usually updated once a month and are for Local Authority Districts and Unitary Authority Districts. So below are the figures of .
Area Unemployed Yearly Change
% %
% %
% %
UK 3.7% -0.3%
Source: Office for National Statistics (ONS), Last Retrieved: March 2023
The 2021 census had data on people who were economically active (seeking work) yet unemployed on Census day (Sunday March 21st 2021). These statitics do cover Long Marston on a ward level. However, it has to be noted that the Census day was during the height of the Covid19 pandemic and therefore are not reflective of normal levels of unemployment. For example, between March 2020 and June 2020 people claiming Universal Credit doubled in most areas of the United Kingdom and then steadily declined up to the day of the Census and beyond. This data also contains the proportion of people in part-time work (working between 1-35 hours per week), which maybe an indicator of under employment in Long Marston.
Economic Status Proportion
In Employment 0%
In Part-Time Work 0%
Unemployed 0%
100% of the people in work, are in full-time employment in Long Marston

Long Marston Education Statistics

We have taken the raw data from the 2021 census to found of the level of education Long Marston residents have in terms of formal qualifications as a percentage. The UK government breaks qualifications down into 7 levels. A detailed explanation of these levels can be found here. However, the Census groups these into just 4 \'levels\'. Here are some examples of the qualifications each census level represents when not stated;

  • Level 1 - GCSE grades D, E, F, or G & below
  • Level 2 - GCSE A*, A, B, C or O Level grades A, B or C
  • Level 3 - A or AS qualification at any grade
  • Level 4 - HNC, Bachelors Degree, Masters Degree or Phd

In this first table we have compared Long Marston to the national average for .
No Qualifications 0% 0%
Level 1 0% 0%
Level 2 0% 0%
Apprenticeship 0% 0%
Level 3 0% 0%
Level 4 0% 0%

Long Marston & Immigration Statistics

We have analysed the Census 2021 raw data on country of birth and compiled immigration statistics as percentages of the population. All percentages have been rounded to two decimal places. Below are the figures for Long Marston in the local area district.

Area Born in UK Born outside UK
0% 0%
0% 0%
0% 0%
0% 0%

Long Marston compared to other wards in

# Ward Born in UK Born outside UK
'; Long Marston is ranked out of 0 wards in for the number of residents born outside of the UK.

How many residents own or rent their home in Long Marston and

We have taken the raw data from the 2021 census and calculated what proportion of people in Long Marston either own or rent their home. All percentages have been rounded to two decimal places. 0 of residents own their home either outright or mortgaged. 0 of Long Marston residents rent their home either privately or through a social landlord.
Area Owned Rented
0% 0%
0% 0%
0% 0%
0% 0%

Long Marston has a higher level of home ownership than than the national average.

Long Marston compared to other wards in

# Ward Owned Rented
Long Marston is ranked out of 0 wards in for the percentage of home owners.

Long Marston Health Statistics

Area VG G F B VB
0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
VG = Very Good, G = Good, F = Fair, B = Bad & VB = Very Bad

Long Marston Age Distribution Statistics

We have taken the raw data from the 2021 Census and the calculated the proportion of age groups in .
Age Band Proportion
4 & under
5 - 9 years
10 - 15 years
16 - 19 years
20 - 24 years
25 - 34 years
35 - 49 years
50 - 64 years
65 - 74 years
75 - 84 years
85 years & over

What is the population of Long Marston and Harrogate?

The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Harrogate including Long Marston. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.

Ward Population
Bishop Monkton & Newby 3827
Boroughbridge 3824
Claro 3713
Fountains & Ripley 4030
Harrogate Bilton Grange 4113
Harrogate Bilton Woodfield 3911
Harrogate Central 4512
Harrogate Coppice Valley 4051
Harrogate Duchy 3581
Harrogate Fairfax 4484
Harrogate Harlow 3687
Harrogate High Harrogate 4001
Harrogate Hookstone 3360
Harrogate Kingsley 4181
Harrogate New Park 4123
Harrogate Oatlands 4189
Harrogate Old Bilton 3336
Harrogate Pannal 3658
Harrogate Saltergate 4471
Harrogate St Georges 4359
Harrogate Starbeck 3627
Harrogate Stray 4846
Harrogate Valley Gardens 4423
Killinghall & Hampsthwaite 4197
Knaresborough Aspin & Calcutt 3680
Knaresborough Castle 4155
Knaresborough Eastfield 3229
Knaresborough Scriven Park 4645
Marston Moor 3841
Masham & Kirkby Malzeard 3514
Nidd Valley 4241
Ouseburn 5502
Pateley Bridge & Nidderdale Moors 3661
Ripon Minster 4151
Ripon Moorside 3855
Ripon Spa 4554
Ripon Ure Bank 3714
Spofforth with Lower Wharfedale 3787
Washburn 4095
Wathvale 4417
Harrogate Total 161545

Last updated: 20/02/2024, Additional Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.

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