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IntroductionCT2 8WS

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the CT2 8WS postcode area in Canterbury.

We've got loads of statistics for CT2 8WS, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsCT2 8WS

What social class do the population of CT2 8WS belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is CT2 8WS 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 8WS from the Census 2011.


  • 11%Children
  • 90%Adults

11% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 6% are aged 76 or more.


  • 55.6%Male
  • 44.4%Female

From the last census, 55.6% of people in CT28WS male, and 44.4% female. Men outnumber women in St Stephens.


  • 38%AB
  • 51%C2/C2
  • 11%DE

According to census records, 38% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 57%SINGLE
  • 28%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in CT2 8WS is 57%. Single and 'other' people is 43%.


  • 86%WHITE
  • 13%NON-WHITE

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


  • 67.2%WORKING

2.1% 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 8WS, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

CT2 8WS Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around CT2 8WS, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in CT2 8WS

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

CT2 8WS Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around CT2 8WS reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

CT2 8WS Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area CT28WS. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in CT2 8WS

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the CT2 8WS area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near CT2 8WS

Travel & Transport



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Travel around CT2 8WS

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 8WS

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 8WS area.

Taxis near CT2 8WS

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near CT2 8WS, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near CT2 8WS

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near CT2 8WS


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around CT2 8WS.

What's on near CT2 8WS

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near CT2 8WS, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near CT2 8WS

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area CT2 8WS.

Hotels near CT2 8WS

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near CT2 8WS, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information CT2 8WS

Local Amenities

Banks near CT2 8WS


Find the nearest bank or building society in CT2 8WS. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near CT2 8WS

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the CT2 8WS postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near CT2 8WS



The nearest schools in the CT2 8WS area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near CT2 8WS

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres CT2 8WS

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in CT2 8WS


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near CT2 8WS.

Emergencies in CT2 8WS

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 8WS



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around CT2 8WS. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in CT2 8WS

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Essential InformationCT2 8WS

CT28WS Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeCT2 8WS
Postal TownCanterbury
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

CT28WS Postal District

Compass Postal District

CT2 8WS 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 8WS.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Canterbury1.2 miles SE
Bridge3.9 miles SE
Littlebourne4.1 miles E
Seasalter4.3 miles NW
Whitstable4.8 miles N
Boughton Street5.4 miles W
Chilham5.8 miles SW
Grove Ferry5.9 miles E
Wingham6.2 miles E
Herne Bay6.3 miles NE
Graveney6.6 miles W
Selling6.9 miles W
Godmersham7.1 miles SW
Womenswold7.4 miles SE
Faversham7.9 miles W
London53 miles W
Glasgow376 miles NW
Edinburgh362 miles NW
Cardiff185 miles W
Liverpool223 miles NW
Southampton111 miles W
Saint Ives130 miles W

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