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IntroductionCT16 1BX

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the CT16 1BX postcode area in Canterbury.

We've got loads of statistics for CT16 1BX, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsCT16 1BX

What social class do the population of CT16 1BX belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is CT16 1BX 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 CT16 1BX from the Census 2011.


  • 11%Children
  • 89%Adults

11% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 17% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in CT161BX male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Castle.


  • 11%AB
  • 49%C2/C2
  • 41%DE

According to census records, 11% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 33%SINGLE
  • 32%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in CT16 1BX is 33%. Single and 'other' people is 66%.


  • 93%WHITE

93% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 89.6%WORKING

7.5% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in CT16 1BX, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

CT16 1BX Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around CT16 1BX, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in CT16 1BX

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

CT16 1BX Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around CT16 1BX reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

CT16 1BX Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area CT161BX. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in CT16 1BX

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the CT16 1BX area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near CT16 1BX

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to CT16 1BX.

Travel around CT16 1BX

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 CT16 1BX

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 CT16 1BX area.

Taxis near CT16 1BX

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near CT16 1BX, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near CT16 1BX

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near CT16 1BX


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around CT16 1BX.

What's on near CT16 1BX

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near CT16 1BX, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near CT16 1BX

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area CT16 1BX.

Hotels near CT16 1BX

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near CT16 1BX, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information CT16 1BX

Local Amenities

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Banks near CT16 1BX


Find the nearest bank or building society in CT16 1BX. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near CT16 1BX

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the CT16 1BX postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near CT16 1BX



The nearest schools in the CT16 1BX area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near CT16 1BX

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 CT16 1BX

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in CT16 1BX


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near CT16 1BX.

Emergencies in CT16 1BX

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 CT16 1BX



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around CT16 1BX. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in CT16 1BX

Essential InformationCT16 1BX

CT161BX Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeCT16 1BX
Postal TownCanterbury
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

CT161BX Postal District

Compass Postal District

CT16 1BX 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 CT16 1BX.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Dover0.7 miles NW
Saint Margaret At Cliffe1.6 miles N
River2 miles W
Ewell2.5 miles NW
Langdon2.8 miles N
Lydden3.1 miles NW
Eythorne4.1 miles N
Shepherdswell5.2 miles NW
Kingsdown5.5 miles NE
Wooton6.2 miles W
Folkestone6.3 miles W
Selstead6.5 miles W
Denton6.9 miles W
Sholden6.9 miles NE
Deal7.3 miles NE
London67 miles W
Glasgow390 miles NW
Edinburgh376 miles NW
Cardiff196 miles W
Liverpool238 miles NW
Southampton119 miles W
Saint Ives138 miles W

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LaSalle Investment Management has secured a 3,780 sq ft letting to BrewDog at 15 Bene't Street in Cambridge city centre.

Property Week

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Midfielder Dean Parrett rejoins League Two side Stevenage after his contract with Gillingham is terminated by mutual consent.

BBC News

Fight for flexible working hours

A Kent MP has asked Parliament to make flexible hours a standard requirement for all jobs.

Kent Online

Derbyshire sign Kent's Stevens on loan

Derbyshire sign 43-year-old all-rounder Darren Stevens on loan from Kent for their T20 Blast campaign.

BBC News

Summer getaway: Roads to avoid as school holiday begins

Traffic is expected to peak on Friday as holidaymakers share the roads with commuter traffic.

BBC News

Floods and lightning strikes

The skies above Eastbourne were lit up for about an hour.

BBC News

Daredevil grandad won't let MS stop him skydiving

A 75-year-old has jumped out of a plane at 12,000ft for charity.

Kent Online

Staines pre-let triggers 120,000 sq ft office spec

Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo) and XLB have agreed a 46,000 sq ft pre-let at 1 Causeway Park in Staines upon Thames to Gartner UK.

Property Week

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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