Businesses in Ballymena


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 21.4%
 Industry: 11.1%
 Professional Services: 9.5%
 Restaurants: 8%
 Food: 6.6%
 Home Services: 6.4%
 Education: 5.2%
 Other: 31.7%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts5312.5 years4.53.7
Car repair11416.5 years4.47.9
Gas stations514.23.5
New car dealers5022.5 years4.53.5
Beauty salons994.86.8
Public administration374.22.6
Primary and elementary schools364.22.5
Loan companies554.53.8
Convenience stores414.42.8
Grocery stores and supermarkets23619.3 years4.316.3
Street vendors5312.5 years4.33.7
Electrical installation4412.5 years4.13.0
General contractors13024.5 years4.39.0
Other construction564.03.9
Other accommodation844.55.8
Construction of buildings553.83.8
Farming5212.5 years3.63.6
Other membership organizations614.14.2
Tractors and farm equipment9016 years4.56.2
Wholesale of machinery484.53.3
Health and medical884.26.1
Post offices3612.5 years4.42.5
Corporate management364.12.5
Technical construction services6312.5 years4.64.4
Bars, pubs and taverns734.35.0
Clothing stores904.06.2
Electronics stores544.13.7
Furniture stores474.33.3
Hardware stores7938.2 years4.35.5
Household appliances and goods974.26.7
Pharmacies and drug stores484.53.3
Shopping other11542.5 years4.28.0
Area of Ballymena, Northern Ireland8 km²
Male Population6,956 (48.1%)
Female Population7,504 (51.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 -18.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -1.4%
Median Age39.5
Male Median Age38
Female Median Age40.9
Area Codes28
NeighborhoodsAhoghill, Broughshane, Cullybackey, Cushendall, Dunloy, Galgorm, Ballymena, Kells, Portglenone, Rasharkin
Local TimeWednesday 7:46 AM
TimezoneBritish Summer Time
Lat & Lng54.86357° / -6.27628°
Postal CodesBT42BT43BT44

Ballymena, Northern Ireland - Map

Ballymena, Northern Ireland Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density2,221 / km²1,948 / km²1,839 / km²1,813 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ballymena Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 1.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Ballymena, Northern Ireland-18.3%-6.9%-1.4%
Ballymena (administrative region)+16.5%+16.8%+13.1%
United Kingdom+15.2%+13.3%+9.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Ballymena, Northern Ireland Median Age

Median Age: 39.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Ballymena, Northern Ireland39.5 years40.9 years38 years
Ballymena (administrative region)39.6 years40.6 years38.6 years
United Kingdom39.6 years40.6 years38.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Ballymena, Northern Ireland Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5462451914
85 Plus100259359
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Ballymena, Northern Ireland Population Density

Population Density: 1,813 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Ballymena, Northern Ireland14,4608 km²1,813 / km²
Ballymena (administrative region)66,282631.8 km²104.9 / km²
United Kingdom64.5 million247,916.6 km²260.3 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid


Business Distribution by neighborhood in Ballymena
 Portglenone: 15%
 Broughshane: 10.6%
 Cullybackey: 10.3%
 Ahoghill: 8.6%
 Cushendall: 6.4%
 Kells: 5.6%
 Other: 43.4%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Ballymena
 Area Code 28: 83.8%
 Area Code 77: 7%
 Other: 9.2%

Business distribution by price for Ballymena, Northern Ireland

 Inexpensive: 43.8%
 Moderate: 43.4%
 Expensive: 6.6%
 Very Expensive: 6.2%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Ballymena, Northern Ireland CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Ballymena, Northern Ireland159,061 t11 t19,953 t/km²
Ballymena (administrative region)729,107 t11 t1,154 t/km²
United Kingdom735,672,543 t11.4 t2,967 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Ballymena, Northern Ireland CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)159,061 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita11 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)19,953 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Ballymena, Northern Ireland

/ˌbæliˈmiːnə/ (from Irish: an Baile Meánach, meaning "the middle townland", Irish pronunciation: [ən̪ˠ ˈbˠalʲə ˈmˠaːn̪ˠəx]) is a large town in County Antrim, and the eighth largest in Northern Ireland. It is part of Mid and East Antrim Borough Coun..  ︎  Ballymena Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Ballymena
 Postal Code BT42: 40.4%
 Postal Code BT43: 34.2%
 Postal Code BT44: 24.9%
 Other: 0.5%

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