Yeovil South Demographics (South Somerset, England)

Yeovil South is a ward in South Somerset of South West, England and includes areas of Brympton D'everey, Barwick Park, Lynx West Trading Estate and Lynx Trading Estate.

In the 2011 census the population of Yeovil South was 8,798 and is made up of approximately 51% females and 49% males.

The average age of people in Yeovil South is 41, while the median age is also 41.

90.1% of people living in Yeovil South were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 1.7% Scotland, 1.3% Wales, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.4% Ireland, 0.3% South Africa, 0.2% India, 0.2% United States, 0.2% North Africa, 0.1% Philippines.

96.2% of people living in Yeovil South speak English. The other top languages spoken are 2.0% Polish, 0.2% Romanian, 0.2% Italian, 0.1% Arabic, 0.1% Portuguese, 0.1% Tagalog/Filipino, 0.1% Japanese, 0.1% Spanish, 0.1% Hungarian.

The religious make up of Yeovil South is 66.4% Christian, 25.0% No religion, 0.4% Muslim, 0.2% Buddhist, 0.1% Hindu, 0.1% Jewish, 0.1% Agnostic. 605 people did not state a religion. 38 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

52.5% of people are married, 12.5% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 0.7% live with a partner of the same sex, 19.9% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 7.7% are separated or divorced. There are 418 widowed people living in Yeovil South.

The top occupations listed by people in Yeovil South are Professional 15.6%, Skilled trades 14.5%, Administrative and secretarial 11.7%, Associate professional and technical 10.8%, Sales and customer service 10.7%, Caring, leisure and other service 10.6%, Elementary 9.7%, Sales 9.1%, Administrative 8.8%, Managers, directors and senior officials 8.8%.