Luton has a culturally diverse background, with people from many different walks of life. A truly multicultural town, Luton is a melting pot of different people, religions and languages.
Luton’s population is now 214,700, an increase of 3,700 between 2014 and 2015 which is a growth rate of 1.8%. This is faster than the national growth rate of 0.8%.
In 2012 London had an official population of 8.3 million, making it the most populous municipality in the European Union, and contributing to 12.5% of the UK population.