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IntroductionCT1 2DS

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the CT1 2DS postcode area in Canterbury.

We've got loads of statistics for CT1 2DS, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsCT1 2DS

What social class do the population of CT1 2DS belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is CT1 2DS in Canterbury, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about CT1 2DS from the Census 2011.


  • 26%Children
  • 75%Adults

26% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 7% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in CT12DS male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Westgate.


  • 41%AB
  • 50%C2/C2
  • 9%DE

According to census records, 41% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 66%SINGLE
  • 18%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in CT1 2DS is 66%. Single and 'other' people is 34%.


  • 87%WHITE
  • 13%NON-WHITE

87% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 58%WORKING

2% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in CT1 2DS, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

CT1 2DS Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around CT1 2DS, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in CT1 2DS

Constituency & Democracy Information


Find out the voting intentions, poll results, your local MP, 2015 election results and voting turnout for your local constituency.

CT1 2DS Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around CT1 2DS reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

CT1 2DS Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area CT12DS. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in CT1 2DS

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the CT1 2DS area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near CT1 2DS

Travel & Transport



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Travel around CT1 2DS

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near CT1 2DS

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the CT1 2DS area.

Taxis near CT1 2DS

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near CT1 2DS, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near CT1 2DS

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near CT1 2DS


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around CT1 2DS.

What's on near CT1 2DS

Local Attractions


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Attractions near CT1 2DS

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area CT1 2DS.

Hotels near CT1 2DS

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near CT1 2DS, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information CT1 2DS

Local Amenities

Banks near CT1 2DS


Find the nearest bank or building society in CT1 2DS. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near CT1 2DS

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the CT1 2DS postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near CT1 2DS



The nearest schools in the CT1 2DS area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near CT1 2DS

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres CT1 2DS

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in CT1 2DS


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near CT1 2DS.

Emergencies in CT1 2DS

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in CT1 2DS



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around CT1 2DS. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in CT1 2DS

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Essential InformationCT1 2DS

CT12DS Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeCT1 2DS
Postal TownCanterbury
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

CT12DS Postal District

Compass Postal District

CT1 2DS postcode is located in the postal town of Canterbury. Canterbury postal area may cover a large geographical region that may correspond to several postal districts, which may include many towns and/or villages. Use the map to determine the geographical location of the postcode CT1 2DS.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Canterbury0.9 miles S
Bridge3.5 miles SE
Littlebourne3.6 miles E
Seasalter4.7 miles NW
Whitstable4.9 miles N
Grove Ferry5.6 miles E
Wingham5.8 miles E
Boughton Street5.8 miles W
Chilham6.1 miles SW
Herne Bay6.3 miles N
Womenswold7 miles SE
Graveney7 miles W
Godmersham7.3 miles SW
Selling7.3 miles W
Crundale8 miles SW
London54 miles W
Glasgow377 miles NW
Edinburgh363 miles NW
Cardiff185 miles W
Liverpool224 miles NW
Southampton111 miles W
Saint Ives130 miles W

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