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IntroductionCT4 8AS

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the CT4 8AS postcode area in Canterbury.

We've got loads of statistics for CT4 8AS, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsCT4 8AS

What social class do the population of CT4 8AS belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is CT4 8AS 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 CT4 8AS from the Census 2011.


  • 18%Children
  • 81%Adults

18% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 51%Male
  • 49%Female

From the last census, 51% of people in CT48AS male, and 49% female. Men outnumber women in Downs North.


  • 26%AB
  • 56%C2/C2
  • 18%DE

According to census records, 26% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 24%SINGLE
  • 53%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in CT4 8AS is 24%. Single and 'other' people is 76%.


  • 97%WHITE

97% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 91.8%WORKING

3.3% 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 CT4 8AS, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

CT4 8AS Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around CT4 8AS, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in CT4 8AS

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

CT4 8AS Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around CT4 8AS reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

CT4 8AS Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area CT48AS. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in CT4 8AS

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the CT4 8AS area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near CT4 8AS

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to CT4 8AS.

Travel around CT4 8AS

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 CT4 8AS

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 CT4 8AS area.

Taxis near CT4 8AS

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near CT4 8AS, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near CT4 8AS

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near CT4 8AS


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around CT4 8AS.

What's on near CT4 8AS

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near CT4 8AS, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near CT4 8AS

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area CT4 8AS.

Hotels near CT4 8AS

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near CT4 8AS, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information CT4 8AS

Local Amenities

Banks near CT4 8AS


Find the nearest bank or building society in CT4 8AS. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near CT4 8AS

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the CT4 8AS postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near CT4 8AS



The nearest schools in the CT4 8AS area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near CT4 8AS

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 CT4 8AS

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in CT4 8AS


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near CT4 8AS.

Emergencies in CT4 8AS

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 CT4 8AS



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around CT4 8AS. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in CT4 8AS


Essential InformationCT4 8AS

CT48AS Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeCT4 8AS
Postal TownCanterbury
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

CT48AS Postal District

Compass Postal District

CT4 8AS 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 CT4 8AS.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Chilham1.5 miles S
Boughton Street2.1 miles NW
Selling2.4 miles W
Godmersham2.8 miles S
Graveney4.5 miles NW
Badlesmere4.7 miles W
Canterbury5 miles E
Crundale5 miles S
Faversham5.2 miles NW
Wye5.2 miles S
Ospringe5.4 miles NW
Oare5.7 miles NW
Seasalter5.7 miles NE
Boughton Aulph5.8 miles SW
Bridge6.5 miles E
London50 miles W
Glasgow376 miles NW
Edinburgh362 miles NW
Cardiff180 miles W
Liverpool221 miles NW
Southampton106 miles W
Saint Ives125 miles W

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