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IntroductionCT2 7NP

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the CT2 7NP postcode area in Canterbury.

We've got loads of statistics for CT2 7NP, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsCT2 7NP

What social class do the population of CT2 7NP belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is CT2 7NP 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 CT2 7NP from the Census 2011.


  • 7%Children
  • 95%Adults

7% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 4% are aged 76 or more.


  • 56.3%Male
  • 43.7%Female

From the last census, 56.3% of people in CT27NP male, and 43.7% female. Men outnumber women in Blean Forest.


  • 33%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 14%DE

According to census records, 33% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 76%SINGLE
  • 18%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in CT2 7NP is 76%. Single and 'other' people is 24%.


  • 76%WHITE
  • 24%NON-WHITE

76% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 28%WORKING

1.1% 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 CT2 7NP, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

CT2 7NP Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around CT2 7NP, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in CT2 7NP

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

CT2 7NP Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around CT2 7NP reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

CT2 7NP Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area CT27NP. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in CT2 7NP

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the CT2 7NP area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near CT2 7NP

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to CT2 7NP.

Travel around CT2 7NP

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 CT2 7NP

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 CT2 7NP area.

Taxis near CT2 7NP

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near CT2 7NP, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near CT2 7NP

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near CT2 7NP


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around CT2 7NP.

What's on near CT2 7NP

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near CT2 7NP, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near CT2 7NP

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area CT2 7NP.

Hotels near CT2 7NP

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near CT2 7NP, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information CT2 7NP

Local Amenities

Banks near CT2 7NP


Find the nearest bank or building society in CT2 7NP. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near CT2 7NP

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the CT2 7NP postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near CT2 7NP



The nearest schools in the CT2 7NP area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near CT2 7NP

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 CT2 7NP

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in CT2 7NP


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near CT2 7NP.

Emergencies in CT2 7NP

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 CT2 7NP



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around CT2 7NP. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in CT2 7NP

Essential InformationCT2 7NP

CT27NP Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeCT2 7NP
Postal TownCanterbury
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

CT27NP Postal District

Compass Postal District

CT2 7NP 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 CT2 7NP.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Canterbury2.1 miles SE
Seasalter3.4 miles NW
Whitstable4.1 miles NE
Littlebourne4.8 miles E
Bridge4.8 miles SE
Boughton Street5 miles W
Herne Bay5.7 miles NE
Graveney5.9 miles W
Grove Ferry6 miles E
Chilham6 miles SW
Selling6.7 miles W
Wingham6.8 miles E
Faversham7.3 miles W
Godmersham7.4 miles SW
Oare8 miles W
London53 miles W
Glasgow375 miles NW
Edinburgh362 miles NW
Cardiff184 miles W
Liverpool223 miles NW
Southampton111 miles W
Saint Ives130 miles W

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