If you are thinking of moving to Pimlico 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 Pimlico to figures for Lancashire and nationally. These statistics can tell you if Pimlico is an economically deprived area and how hard it might be to get a job.
Pimlico 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. Pimlico has 20% more Higher and Intermediate managerial, administrative or professional households than the national average.
Pimlico Property Ownership & Rental Statistics
Pimlico has a higher rate of home ownership, either outright or via a mortgage than the national average, which suggests that Pimlico is a relatively affluent area.
|Social Rented (Council)||1.5%||9.4%|
|Social Rented (Housing Assoc)||6.1%||8.3%|
Pimlico Immigration Statistics
These figures for Country of Birth for the residents of Pimlico are from the UK Census of 2011. Since Pimlico 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.
|Rebublic of Ireland||0.4%||0.7%|
|Other EU Countries||1.3%||3.7%|
|Outside the EU||1.9%||9.4%|
Pimlico Education Statistics
These statistics are for the highest level education obtained by the residents of Pimlico and are from the UK Census of 2011. Pimlico has a lower level of residents with either no qualifications or qualifications equal to 1 or more GCSE at grade D or below, than the national average. Pimlico also has a high level of residents with a higher education qualification (level 4) than the national average, suggesting that the residents of Pimlico are better educated than the average England citizen.
Pimlico 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. Pimlico 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 Pimlico 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 Pimlico is both lower than the average for Lancashire 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 Pimlico than the national average, suggesting higher salaries than the average in the area.
|Jobseekers Allowance (only)||1.1%||2.8%||3.3%|
|Incapacity Benefits (IB or ESA)||1.8%||2.9%||2.4%|
|Any Benefit (includes in work benefits)||8%||14.3%||13.5%|
Source: English Indices of Deprivation 2019
Pimlico Age Distribution Statistics
The population of Pimlico as a whole, is older than the national average. The population of Pimlico is also older than the average, making Pimlico a older persons location.
|Age 0 to 4||5%||6.3%|
|Age 5 to 9||5.4%||5.6%|
|Age 10 to14||6.7%||5.8%|
|Age 15 to 17||4.1%||3.7%|
|Age 18 to 24||6.8%||9.4%|
|Age 25 to 29||4.2%||6.9%|
|Age 30 to 44||17.8%||20.6%|
|Age 45 to 59||22.3%||19.4%|
|Age 60 to 64||7.4%||6%|
|Age 65 to 74||11%||8.6%|
|Age 75 to 84||6.6%||5.5%|
|Age 85 and over||2.6%||2.3%|
Pimlico General Health Statistics
The respondents of the 2011 Census were asked to rate their health. These are the results for Pimlico. The percentage of residents in Pimlico rating their health as 'very good' is more than the national average. Also the percentage of residents in Pimlico rating their health as 'very bad' is less than the national average, suggesting that the health of the residents of Pimlico is generally better than in the average person in England.
What is the population of Pimlico and Ribble Valley?
The table below contains the populations figures for each ward in Ribble Valley including Pimlico. These population ONS figures are estimated are dated Mid 2020.
|Alston & Hothersall||2751|
|Billington & Langho||3400|
|Brockhall & Dinckley||1918|
|Clayton-le-Dale & Salesbury||1604|
|Derby & Thornley||3130|
|East Whalley, Read & Simonstone||2832|
|Edisford & Low Moor||3536|
|Gisburn & Rimington||1341|
|Hurst Green & Whitewell||1721|
|Waddington, Bashall Eaves & Mitton||1515|
|West Bradford & Grindleton||1740|
|Whalley & Painter Wood||2555|
|Wilpshire & Ramsgreave||3267|
|Wiswell & Barrow||2083|
|Ribble Valley Total||62026|
Sources: Office for National Statistics & Department for Work & Pensions.