The population of North Hertfordshire is 133,463 according to mid-2020 population figures published by the ONS. Based on recent growth rates we estimate the current 2022 population of North Hertfordshire to be 133,249. In the year between mid-2019 and mid-2020, the population in North Hertfordshire grew by an estimated -107 people, and in the ten years prior to mid-2020, the population grew by 5,969. Compare population by area.
North Hertfordshire's population growth rate between mid-2019 and mid-2020 was -0.1%, which is 0.6% lower than the average population growth rate in North Hertfordshire for the ten years prior to mid-2020 (0.5%).
North Hertfordshire covers an area of 375 square kilometres (145 square miles) and has a population density of 356 people per square kilometre (km2), based on the latest population estimates taken in mid-2020. That figure has increased by 16 people per km2 over the past decade.
Between mid-2019 and mid-2020, net internal migration out of North Hertfordshire was 360, and net international migration into North Hertfordshire was 77.
North Hertfordshire's fertility rate (the total number of children that would be born to the average woman in North Hertfordshire if she were to live to the end of her child-bearing years) of 1.72, and birth rate (the number of live births per thousand of population per year) of 11.1, led to population increases of 1,481 during the year, and North Hertfordshire's death rate or mortality rate (the number of deaths per thousand of population per year) of 9.9 resulted in a 1,324 population decrease. In total, a net 157 person natural increase.
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During the past decade, internal migration has fallen from a net inflow of 860 in 2011 to a net 360 outflow. International migration has risen from a net outflow of 13 in 2011 to an inflow of 77 in 2020.
The natural increase in population, due to births and deaths, has fallen from an annual net increase of 430 people in 2011 to 157 in 2020.
Internal migration was the largest driver of population change over the past decade, representing circa 54% of the total change in population.
North Hertfordshire's population, population density, and population growth rate, over the past decade.
Figures reported by the ONS in 2021.
North Hertfordshire's forecast, population density, and population growth rate, over the next twenty years. Figures reported by the ONS in 2018.
The population of North Hertfordshire is forecast to be 135,851 in 2025 and 136,928 in 2030.
Source: Office for National Statistics licensed under the Open Government Licence v.3.0. Contains OS data © Crown copyright and database right 2021. Data sources: ONS Local statistics