Lifestyle

Stoke-on-Trent can offer a lifestyle that’s simply not available in the larger urban areas. The quality of life on offer is high and the costs are comparatively low. Stoke-on-Trent offers world class leisure and housing and some of Britain’s finest green landscapes.

Housing

Stoke-on-Trent has some of the UK’s most beautiful scenery in the Staffordshire Peak District, Cannock Chase and the National Forest. With 75% of available space in the form of agricultural land, it’s one of the UK’s ‘greenest’ counties.

Education

There are nine main higher and further education institutions in Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire including two universities at Keele and Stoke. Other universities nearby include Birmingham, Manchester, Nottingham and Warwick.

Facts and Figures

3m

people live within an
hour’s drive time

£23.6bn

local economy supporting
487,000 jobs

7th

in the UK as the best place
to start a business 2020

11.3%

salary savings against
national average

60,000

employed in
manufacturing alone

33,000

student population