This article outlines the latest population projections for Milton Keynes including the Population Bulletin.
The Population Bulletin 2011/12 has been published. The results show that:
- The estimated population of Milton Keynes in 2011 was 245,750
- By 2021 it is estimated that the population of Milton Keynes will grow to 284,800.
- Areas with high population growth to 2020 include the Western Expansion Area, Tattenhoe Park, Brooklands and Oakgrove.
- The age profile of Milton Keynes is younger than that of England as a whole.
Milton Keynes Population
1971 - 66,800
1981 - 124,300
1991 - 278,270
2001 - 212,710
2011 - 245,750
2021 - 284,800
Please note that the forecasts are not consistent with the 2011 Census results. Updated forecasts will be produced when further Census data is released in 2013.
The document and datasets can be accessed via the links below: