Businesses in Livingston, West Lothian


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 22.2%
 Professional Services: 15.3%
 Industry: 10.5%
 Home Services: 9.5%
 Food: 5.2%
 Local Services: 5.1%
 Restaurants: 5.1%
 Other: 27.2%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair5515.4 years4.20.9
Beauty salons614.71.0
Secondary education343.70.6
Loan companies494.20.8
Grocery stores and supermarkets594.21.0
Street vendors3713.8 years3.90.6
Electrical installation354.00.6
General cleaning services274.60.4
General contractors10328.6 years4.51.7
Other construction384.60.6
Plumbing installation and repair294.60.5
Real estate303.30.5
Construction of buildings4429.1 years3.90.7
Other membership organizations364.30.6
Wholesale of machinery5745.2 years3.70.9
Health and medical724.01.2
Corporate management564.20.9
Specialized design384.80.6
Technical construction services5526.3 years4.70.9
Bars, pubs and taverns473.90.8
Fast food restaurants273.80.4
Clothing stores994.21.6
Electronics stores8036.1 years4.01.3
Furniture stores344.30.6
Gifts, cards and party supplies304.30.5
Hardware stores534.40.9
Household appliances and goods434.40.7
Office supplies and stationery stores604.31.0
Pharmacies and drug stores274.10.4
Shoe stores403.90.7
Shopping other574.30.9
Women's clothing353.80.6
Area of Livingston, West Lothian28.8 km²
Male Population29,632 (48.8%)
Female Population31,035 (51.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +29.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +14.2%
Median Age37.2
Male Median Age36.2
Female Median Age38.1
NeighborhoodsDeans Industrial Estate, Livingston, East Calder, Houstoun Industrial Estate, Kirkton North, Livingston, Livingston, Mid Calder, Pumpherston, Town Centre, Uphall Station
Local TimeSaturday 4:36 PM
TimezoneBritish Summer Time
Lat & Lng55.90288° / -3.52261°
Postal CodesEH27EH52EH53EH54EH55More

Livingston, West Lothian - Map

Livingston, West Lothian Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density1,627 / km²1,738 / km²1,843 / km²2,105 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Livingston, West Lothian Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 14.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Livingston, West Lothian+29.4%+21.2%+14.2%
West Lothian+29.6%+21.3%+14.3%
United Kingdom+15.2%+13.3%+9.9%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Livingston, West Lothian Median Age

Median Age: 37.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Livingston, West Lothian37.2 years38.1 years36.2 years
West Lothian39.4 years40.2 years38.6 years
United Kingdom39.6 years40.6 years38.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Livingston, West Lothian Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 52,0732,0094,083
85 Plus148356505
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Livingston, West Lothian Population Density

Population Density: 2,105 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Livingston, West Lothian60,66728.8 km²2,105 / km²
West Lothian180,905431.4 km²419.3 / 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

Livingston, West Lothian Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1720 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in Livingston, West Lothian
 Houstoun Industrial Estate: 17.5%
 East Calder: 16.4%
 Mid Calder: 13.9%
 Pumpherston: 8.7%
 Town Centre: 7.3%
 Livingston: 6.6%
 Other: 29.6%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Livingston, West Lothian
 Area Code 1506: 75.7%
 Area Code 77: 6%
 Area Code 78: 5.1%
 Other: 13.2%

Business distribution by price for Livingston, West Lothian

 Moderate: 44.3%
 Inexpensive: 41.7%
 Expensive: 9.5%
 Very Expensive: 4.5%

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

Livingston, West Lothian CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Livingston, West Lothian660,494 t10.9 t22,925 t/km²
West Lothian1,987,592 t11 t4,606 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

Livingston, West Lothian CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)660,494 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita10.9 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)22,925 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).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
12/26/062:40 AM3.691.3 km7,700 mScotland, United

Livingston, West Lothian

(Scots: Leivinstoun, Scottish Gaelic: Baile Dhùn Lèibhe), is the largest town in West Lothian, Scotland. It is the fourth post-World War II new town to be built in Scotland, designated in 1962. It is about 15 miles (25 km) west of Edinburgh and 30 ..  ︎  Livingston, West Lothian Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Livingston, West Lothian
 Postal Code EH54: 87.5%
 Postal Code EH53: 10.9%
 Other: 1.6%

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