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DemographicsCT1 2DU

What social class do the population of CT1 2DU belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is CT1 2DU 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 2DU 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.


  • 54.8%Male
  • 45.2%Female

From the last census, 54.8% of people in CT12DU male, and 45.2% female. Men outnumber women 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 2DU 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 2DU, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

CT1 2DU Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in CT1 2DU

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

CT1 2DU Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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CT1 2DU Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area CT12DU. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in CT1 2DU

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near CT1 2DU

Travel & Transport



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Travel around CT1 2DU

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near CT1 2DU

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near CT1 2DU

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near CT1 2DU

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near CT1 2DU


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What's on near CT1 2DU

Local Attractions


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Attractions near CT1 2DU

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near CT1 2DU

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information CT1 2DU

Local Amenities

Banks near CT1 2DU


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Banks near CT1 2DU

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near CT1 2DU



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

Schools near CT1 2DU

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres CT1 2DU

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in CT1 2DU


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in CT1 2DU

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in CT1 2DU



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

Libraries in CT1 2DU

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Essential InformationCT1 2DU

CT12DU Postcode Breakdown

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

CT12DU Postal District

Compass Postal District

CT1 2DU 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 2DU.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Canterbury1.1 miles S
Bridge3.7 miles SE
Littlebourne3.8 miles E
Seasalter4.5 miles NW
Whitstable4.8 miles N
Grove Ferry5.6 miles E
Boughton Street5.7 miles W
Wingham5.9 miles E
Chilham6 miles SW
Herne Bay6.3 miles NE
Graveney6.9 miles W
Womenswold7.2 miles SE
Selling7.2 miles W
Godmersham7.3 miles SW
Crundale8.1 miles SW
London54 miles W
Glasgow376 miles NW
Edinburgh363 miles NW
Cardiff185 miles W
Liverpool224 miles NW
Southampton111 miles W
Saint Ives130 miles W

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