Moss Bay Demographics (Allerdale, England)

Moss Bay is a ward in Allerdale of North West, England and includes areas of Distington, Grayson Green, High Harrington, Harrington, Salter Beck Ind Est, Stockshill, Salterbeck, Beckside, Moorclose, Moss Bay, Derwent Howe, Derwent Howe Industrial Estate and Clay Flatts Industrial Estate.

In the 2011 census the population of Moss Bay was 4,979 and is made up of approximately 52% females and 48% males.

The average age of people in Moss Bay is 39, while the median age is lower at 38.

95.3% of people living in Moss Bay were born in England. Other top answers for country of birth were 2.4% Scotland, 0.3% Wales, 0.2% United States, 0.2% Northern Ireland, 0.1% Ireland, 0.1% Australia, 0.1% Hong Kong , 0.0% Jamaica, 0.0% South America.

99.4% of people living in Moss Bay speak English. The other top languages spoken are 0.2% Polish, 0.1% German.

The religious make up of Moss Bay is 74.7% Christian, 18.2% No religion, 0.1% Buddhist, 0.1% Muslim, 0.1% Atheist. 322 people did not state a religion. 6 people identified as a Jedi Knight.

36.2% of people are married, 12.5% cohabit with a member of the opposite sex, 1.4% live with a partner of the same sex, 28.0% are single and have never married or been in a registered same sex partnership, 12.8% are separated or divorced. There are 406 widowed people living in Moss Bay.

The top occupations listed by people in Moss Bay are Elementary 20.4%, Elementary administration and service 17.1%, Sales and customer service 15.2%, Skilled trades 14.9%, Process, plant and machine operatives 13.7%, Sales 13.6%, Caring, leisure and other service 12.7%, Sales Assistants and Retail Cashiers 12.0%, Caring personal service 9.2%, Administrative and secretarial 8.1%.