Population

Estimated population in <strong>2015</strong>: <strong>261,750</strong> Estimated population in 2015: 261,750
Estimated population projection in <strong>2026</strong>: <strong>308,500</strong> Estimated population projection in 2026: 308,500
<strong>6th</strong> fastest growing LA in England outside of London 6th fastest growing LA in England outside of London
<strong>17%</strong> growth in population from <strong>2005</strong> to <strong>2015</strong> 17% growth in population from 2005 to 2015
<strong>26%</strong> of the population in Milton Keynes is ethnic minority 26% of the population in Milton Keynes is ethnic minority
Age group <strong>28</strong> to <strong>42</strong> highest proportion of population in <strong>2015</strong> Age group 28 to 42 highest proportion of population in 2015
<strong>1</strong> in every <strong>200</strong> people in England live in Milton Keynes 1 in every 200 people in England live in Milton Keynes
Population of the new town in <strong>1967</strong>: <strong>60,000</strong> Population of the new town in 1967: 60,000