Stoke-on-Trent Population 2024

Stoke-on-Trent's 2024 population is now estimated at 394,290In 1950, the population of Stoke-on-Trent was 399,837Stoke-on-Trent has grown by 2,363 in the last year, which represents a 0.6% annual change.These population estimates and projections come from the latest revision of the UN World Urbanization Prospects. These estimates represent the Urban agglomeration of Stoke-on-Trent, which typically includes Stoke-on-Trent's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

Stoke-on-Trent is a city that is located in England. It is a part of the Staffordshire unitary authority area. The city was established as the borough of Stoke-on-Trent in 1910 by combining six towns including Hanley, Burslem, Tunstall, Longton, and Fenton.

Population Size

In 1925, it achieved city status. The population of Stoke-on-Trent was estimated to be 253,200 in 2016. It is the 62nd most populous city in England.

City Size and Population Density

The total area of the city is just over 36 square miles, putting the population density at over 7,000 people per square mile. The city is part of a much larger urban area, which has a population of 372,775. The metro population is 678,000.

Demographics of Stoke-on-Trent

The majority of the city’s residents were born in the United Kingdom. However, there are residents that were born in Poland, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Nigeria and Turkey, just to name a few of the countries.

The majority of the residents – almost 95% -- are white. Most of Stoke-on-Trent’s residents are Christian, with about 75% following some form of Christianity.

The average age of residents in the city is 38.5.

Population Growth

The city has seen a loss in population throughout the years. However, the census taken in 2011 showed that the population was on the upswing for the first time since 1931.

Growth Rate
0.6%

Stoke-on-Trent Population 2024

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Year
Population
Growth Rate
Growth
1950399,837
1951401,1210.32%1,284
1952402,4110.32%1,290
1953403,7010.32%1,290
1954404,9980.32%1,297
1955406,2990.32%1,301
1956407,6050.32%1,306
1957408,9130.32%1,308
1958410,2260.32%1,313
1959411,5430.32%1,317
1960412,8670.32%1,324
1961413,5940.18%727
1962411,770-0.44%-1,824
1963409,955-0.44%-1,815
1964408,144-0.44%-1,811
1965406,347-0.44%-1,797
1966404,555-0.44%-1,792
1967402,771-0.44%-1,784
1968400,992-0.44%-1,779
1969399,226-0.44%-1,766
1970397,466-0.44%-1,760
1971395,670-0.45%-1,796
1972393,687-0.5%-1,983
1973391,720-0.5%-1,967
1974389,761-0.5%-1,959
1975387,811-0.5%-1,950
1976385,868-0.5%-1,943
1977383,940-0.5%-1,928
1978382,019-0.5%-1,921
1979380,108-0.5%-1,911
1980378,203-0.5%-1,905
1981376,552-0.44%-1,651
1982375,664-0.24%-888
1983374,779-0.24%-885
1984373,894-0.24%-885
1985373,014-0.24%-880
1986372,135-0.24%-879
1987371,257-0.24%-878
1988370,381-0.24%-876
1989369,509-0.24%-872
1990368,638-0.24%-871
1991367,843-0.22%-795
1992367,285-0.15%-558
1993366,729-0.15%-556
1994366,174-0.15%-555
1995365,619-0.15%-555
1996365,064-0.15%-555
1997364,512-0.15%-552
1998363,960-0.15%-552
1999363,408-0.15%-552
2000362,857-0.15%-551
2001362,581-0.08%-276
2002363,6150.29%1,034
2003364,6520.29%1,037
2004365,6930.29%1,041
2005366,7350.28%1,042
2006367,7800.28%1,045
2007368,8290.29%1,049
2008369,8820.29%1,053
2009370,9360.28%1,054
2010371,9940.29%1,058
2011373,1360.31%1,142
2012374,5140.37%1,378
2013375,8940.37%1,380
2014377,2800.37%1,386
2015378,6710.37%1,391
2016380,0700.37%1,399
2017381,4740.37%1,404
2018382,8840.37%1,410
2019384,3770.39%1,493
2020386,0130.43%1,636
2021387,7850.46%1,772
2022389,7540.51%1,969
2023391,9270.56%2,173
2024394,2900.6%2,363
2025396,8120.64%2,522
2026399,4500.66%2,638
2027402,1630.68%2,713
2028404,9100.68%2,747
2029407,6620.68%2,752
2030410,3970.67%2,735
2031413,0980.66%2,701
2032415,7560.64%2,658
2033418,3720.63%2,616
2034420,9490.62%2,577
2035423,4940.6%2,545
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