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IntroductionCT1 2HP

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

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

DemographicsCT1 2HP

What social class do the population of CT1 2HP belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is CT1 2HP 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 2HP from the Census 2011.


  • 9%Children
  • 90%Adults

9% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 6% are aged 76 or more.


  • 100%Male
  • 0%Female

From the last census, 100% of people in CT12HP male, and 0% female. Men outnumber women in Westgate.


  • 37%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 10%DE

According to census records, 37% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 62%SINGLE
  • 24%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in CT1 2HP is 62%. Single and 'other' people is 38%.


  • 86%WHITE
  • 15%NON-WHITE

86% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 64.8%WORKING

1.8% 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 2HP, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

CT1 2HP Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in CT1 2HP

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

CT1 2HP Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

CT1 2HP Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area CT12HP. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in CT1 2HP

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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

Job vacancies near CT1 2HP

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to CT1 2HP.

Travel around CT1 2HP

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 2HP

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 2HP area.

Taxis near CT1 2HP

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near CT1 2HP

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near CT1 2HP


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

What's on near CT1 2HP

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near CT1 2HP, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near CT1 2HP

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near CT1 2HP

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information CT1 2HP

Local Amenities

Banks near CT1 2HP


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

Banks near CT1 2HP

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near CT1 2HP



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

Schools near CT1 2HP

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

Shop until you drop at a retail park or shopping centre near here. There's nothing quite like a bit of retail therapy.

Shopping Centres CT1 2HP

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in CT1 2HP


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in CT1 2HP

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 2HP



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

Libraries in CT1 2HP

Essential InformationCT1 2HP

CT12HP Postcode Breakdown

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

CT12HP Postal District

Compass Postal District

CT1 2HP 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 2HP.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Canterbury0.8 miles S
Bridge3.4 miles SE
Littlebourne3.7 miles E
Seasalter4.8 miles NW
Whitstable5.1 miles N
Grove Ferry5.7 miles E
Boughton Street5.8 miles W
Wingham5.8 miles E
Chilham5.9 miles SW
Herne Bay6.5 miles NE
Womenswold6.9 miles SE
Graveney7 miles W
Godmersham7.1 miles SW
Selling7.2 miles W
Crundale7.8 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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Kent Online

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Kent Online

Security stepped up after tower block fires

Around the clock security is being introduced at a council-owned block of flats after a spate of fires in less than a week.

Kent Online

Inland gets go-ahead for largest ever development

Inland Homes has been granted planning permission for its largest ever scheme on for the former site of Tesco's headquarters in Hertfordshire.

Property Week

County Championship: Kent settle for draw at Hampshire

Kent settle for a draw on the final day at Hampshire after calling time on a tricky run-chase in the final hour.

BBC News

CBRE hires new head of South East offices investment

CBRE has appointed former Savills director James Delliere to lead its South East team.

Property Week

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Property Week

Look out for the lunar eclipse tonight

A partial lunar eclipse could be visible from Kent tonight, making the moon appear red.

Kent Online

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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