Vital Statistics

Vital Statistics

 

  • 10,462 residents
  • Nearly 3/10 are in college or university education
  • 3/10 have an alternative address
  • More than 5/10 were born overseas (likely to represent the student population)
  • Less than 8/100 are over 65
  • Just over 5/10 are male
  • Just over 3/10 are Christian, almost 1/10 is Muslim, and levels of reported belief have declined overall
  • 4,903 dwellings
  • 25 of which are large shared dwellings (i.e. university accommodation), containing almost 2/10 Fitzrovian residents
  • Almost ½ households are privately rented, and almost ½ the population live in privately rented accommodation
  • 7/10 households are made up of just 1 or 2 people
  • 6/50 households are overcrowded (29% under occupied)
  • Older people in Fitzrovia are more likely to live independently, without family – at the time of the 2011 Census, 66% and 43% of those aged 65-74 and 75+ respectively were living alone.
  • 15,000 businesses (in and within the immediate vicinity of Fitzrovia)
  • Almost 5/10 employ under 10 people
  • 7/20 ‘professional, scientific and technical’ or ‘information and communication’
  • Less than 1/10 retail
  • Low deprivation levels
  • 3/100 residents are unemployed
  • 3/100 residents are long term sick or disabled
  • 5/10 of those in employment are managers, directors, senior officials or other professional occupations