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IntroductionCT2 8WZ

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

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

DemographicsCT2 8WZ

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


  • 11%Children
  • 89%Adults

11% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 7% are aged 76 or more.


  • 55.6%Male
  • 44.4%Female

From the last census, 55.6% of people in CT28WZ male, and 44.4% female. Men outnumber women in Northgate.


  • 14%AB
  • 55%C2/C2
  • 30%DE

According to census records, 14% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 66%SINGLE
  • 17%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in CT2 8WZ is 66%. Single and 'other' people is 34%.


  • 88%WHITE
  • 13%NON-WHITE

88% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 53%WORKING

5.3% 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 8WZ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

CT2 8WZ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in CT2 8WZ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

CT2 8WZ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

CT2 8WZ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area CT28WZ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in CT2 8WZ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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

Job vacancies near CT2 8WZ

Travel & Transport



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Travel around CT2 8WZ

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 8WZ

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 8WZ area.

Taxis near CT2 8WZ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near CT2 8WZ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near CT2 8WZ


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

What's on near CT2 8WZ

Local Attractions


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

Attractions near CT2 8WZ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near CT2 8WZ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information CT2 8WZ

Local Amenities

Banks near CT2 8WZ


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

Banks near CT2 8WZ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near CT2 8WZ



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

Schools near CT2 8WZ

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 8WZ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in CT2 8WZ


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in CT2 8WZ

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 8WZ



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

Libraries in CT2 8WZ

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Essential InformationCT2 8WZ

CT28WZ Postcode Breakdown

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

CT28WZ Postal District

Compass Postal District

CT2 8WZ 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 8WZ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Canterbury1.3 miles SW
Littlebourne3.4 miles E
Bridge3.7 miles SE
Whitstable4.5 miles N
Seasalter4.8 miles NW
Grove Ferry5.1 miles E
Wingham5.4 miles E
Herne Bay5.9 miles N
Boughton Street6.2 miles W
Chilham6.6 miles SW
Womenswold7 miles SE
Graveney7.3 miles W
Selling7.8 miles W
Godmersham7.8 miles SW
Knowlton8.2 miles E
London54 miles W
Glasgow377 miles NW
Edinburgh363 miles NW
Cardiff185 miles W
Liverpool224 miles NW
Southampton112 miles W
Saint Ives131 miles W

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'Unfit for purpose' communal bins are here to stay

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