Comparison of Household Structure between 1851 and 1871

  1851 1871
Number of houses 124 145
Number of occupied houses 122 137
Number of unoccupied houses 2 8
Number occupied by family only 66 78
Occupied by family and relatives 17 18
Occupied by family and lodger 12 12
Occupied by family and servants 18 13
Occupied by family, servants and lodgers 5 4
Occupied by family, relatives and lodger 3 3
% occupied by family only 54% 57%
% employing servants 21% 16%
% having lodgers 16% 14%
Number of inhabitants 574 660
Number of males 317 325
Number of females 257 325
Number under age of 21 260 317
Number over age of 60 37 47
Average size of household 4.7 4.82
Average number of children in households with children under 21 3.4 3.36
The largest family Thomas Bishop
Thomas Biggin
John Coates
- each with 7 children
William Buxton (Schoolmaster)
- 11 children