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IntroductionCT5 1DQ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the CT5 1DQ postcode area in Canterbury.

We've got loads of statistics for CT5 1DQ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsCT5 1DQ

What social class do the population of CT5 1DQ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is CT5 1DQ 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 CT5 1DQ from the Census 2011.


  • 18%Children
  • 81%Adults

18% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 8% are aged 76 or more.


  • 43.4%Male
  • 56.6%Female

From the last census, 43.4% of people in CT51DQ male, and 56.6% female. Women outnumber men in Harbour.


  • 29%AB
  • 54%C2/C2
  • 17%DE

According to census records, 29% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 34%SINGLE
  • 38%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in CT5 1DQ is 34%. Single and 'other' people is 66%.


  • 97%WHITE

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


  • 90.4%WORKING

4.2% 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 CT5 1DQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

CT5 1DQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around CT5 1DQ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in CT5 1DQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

CT5 1DQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around CT5 1DQ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

CT5 1DQ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area CT51DQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in CT5 1DQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the CT5 1DQ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near CT5 1DQ

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to CT5 1DQ.

Travel around CT5 1DQ

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 CT5 1DQ

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 CT5 1DQ area.

Taxis near CT5 1DQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near CT5 1DQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near CT5 1DQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near CT5 1DQ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around CT5 1DQ.

What's on near CT5 1DQ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near CT5 1DQ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near CT5 1DQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area CT5 1DQ.

Hotels near CT5 1DQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near CT5 1DQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information CT5 1DQ

Local Amenities

Banks near CT5 1DQ


Find the nearest bank or building society in CT5 1DQ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near CT5 1DQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the CT5 1DQ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near CT5 1DQ



The nearest schools in the CT5 1DQ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near CT5 1DQ

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 CT5 1DQ

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 CT5 1DQ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near CT5 1DQ.

Emergencies in CT5 1DQ

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 CT5 1DQ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around CT5 1DQ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in CT5 1DQ


Essential InformationCT5 1DQ

CT51DQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeCT5 1DQ
Postal TownCanterbury
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

CT51DQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

CT5 1DQ 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 CT5 1DQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Seasalter1.5 miles S
Whitstable3.3 miles E
Graveney4.7 miles SW
Herne Bay4.8 miles E
Leysdown5.6 miles NW
Boughton Street5.8 miles SW
Faversham5.9 miles W
Canterbury6.6 miles SE
Oare6.6 miles W
Eastchurch7.5 miles W
Selling7.6 miles SW
Ospringe7.7 miles W
Luddenham7.9 miles W
Grove Ferry8.1 miles E
Littlebourne8.7 miles SE
London50 miles W
Glasgow371 miles NW
Edinburgh357 miles NW
Cardiff182 miles W
Liverpool219 miles NW
Southampton110 miles W
Saint Ives129 miles W

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