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

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

DemographicsCT16 1GB

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


  • 17%Children
  • 83%Adults

17% 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 CT161GB male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Tower Hamlets.


  • 13%AB
  • 50%C2/C2
  • 37%DE

According to census records, 13% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 41%SINGLE
  • 31%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in CT16 1GB is 41%. Single and 'other' people is 59%.


  • 93%WHITE

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


  • 83.6%WORKING

11% 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 1GB, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

CT16 1GB Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in CT16 1GB

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

CT16 1GB Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

CT16 1GB Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area CT161GB. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in CT16 1GB

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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

Job vacancies near CT16 1GB

Travel & Transport

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

Travel around CT16 1GB

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 1GB

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 1GB area.

Taxis near CT16 1GB

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near CT16 1GB

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near CT16 1GB


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

What's on near CT16 1GB

Local Attractions


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

Attractions near CT16 1GB

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near CT16 1GB

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information CT16 1GB

Local Amenities

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Banks near CT16 1GB


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

Banks near CT16 1GB

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near CT16 1GB



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

Schools near CT16 1GB

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 1GB

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in CT16 1GB


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in CT16 1GB

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 1GB



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

Libraries in CT16 1GB

Essential InformationCT16 1GB

CT161GB Postcode Breakdown

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

CT161GB Postal District

Compass Postal District

CT16 1GB 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 1GB.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Dover0.2 miles W
Saint Margaret At Cliffe1.3 miles NE
River1.6 miles W
Ewell2.1 miles NW
Langdon2.4 miles N
Lydden2.7 miles W
Eythorne3.6 miles N
Shepherdswell4.7 miles NW
Kingsdown5.4 miles NE
Wooton5.8 miles W
Selstead6.1 miles W
Folkestone6.3 miles SW
Denton6.4 miles W
Sholden6.8 miles NE
Eastry7 miles N
London66 miles W
Glasgow390 miles NW
Edinburgh376 miles NW
Cardiff195 miles W
Liverpool237 miles NW
Southampton119 miles W
Saint Ives138 miles W

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Kent Online

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Property Week

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

Man reported missing

Police have issued an appeal after a man went missing earlier this month.

Kent Online

Brighton Metropole set for redevelopment

The owner of the Hilton Brighton Metropole plans to redevelop the iconic seafront hotel and build up to 200 new homes in partnership with developer First Base, Property Week can reveal.

Property Week

Blind and deaf Gillingham man loses benefits looking for work

David Wilkins, who is blind and deaf, accepted an internship but returned to find his benefits cut.

BBC News

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Stevie the pigeon follows her owners around everywhere.

BBC News

Final plans for Station Hill unveiled

The final masterplan for the 750m Station Hill scheme in Reading has been unveiled.

Property Week

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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