Conveyancing Quotes

Spending a fortune on conveyancing costs?

Compare instant, low-cost online quotes from trusted conveyancing solicitors.

Backed by experts, our no-obligation service searches through the best conveyancing quotes on the market to save you time and money.

Instant quotes
No obligation
Backed by experts
Stress free
Fully compliant

Canterbury (CT7)

The CT7 postcode area is located in the Canterbury postcode town region, within the county of Kent, and contains a total of 467 individual postcodes.

There are 13 electoral wards in the CT7 postcode area, including Birchington, Broadstairs, Canterbury, Deal, Dover, Folkestone, Herne Bay, Hythe, Margate, Ramsgate, Sandwich, Westgate-On-Sea, Whitstable which come under the local authority of the Thanet Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 20% of people in CT7 are classed as having an AB social grade, (i.e. 'white-collar' middle-upper class), compared to 27% across the UK.

This does not mean that the people of CT7 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.



  • 90%WORKING

10% of people in CT7 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 20%AB
  • 55%C2/C2
  • 25%DE

According to census records, 20% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 92%WHITE

92% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.



The county of Kent

CT7 is located in the county of Kent, in England.

Kent has a total population of 1,820,400, making it the 6th largest county in the UK.

Kent has a total area of 1443 square miles, and a population density of 486 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Kent Postal Town Map
Outward CodeCT7
Postal TownCanterbury
MSOA NameThanet 014
LSOA NameThanet 014C
Local AuthorityThanet
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

CT7 Electoral Wards

The postal region of CT7, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Brooks End
Gore Street
Mount Pleasant
Potten Street
St Nicholas-at-Wade
Westgate on Sea
Browse Postcodes in CT7

Dig even deeper into the CT7 postcode by clicking on a postcode below:

Click on an outward postal code below for more information about the area. Each 'outward' postcode give you a comprehensive list of all postcodes within the outward code area (CT) and estimated address.

Click on an 'outward' code for more information. For example, the outward postcode page 'EC2M' will give you an alphabetical list covering all postcodes located in the region, from 'EC2M 1BB' through to 'EC2M 7YA'.

Your views ofCT7

Add your view of CT7

People need your local expertise. If you live in CT7 or have first-hand knowledge of the neighbourhood, please consider sharing your views. It's completely anonymous - all we ask is for your initials.

Your initials
Email (never published)
Your review

Please tell us what you like about the CT7 postcode area, what you don't like, and what it's like to live or work here.

Your opinions on...

L&G and Oxford University to expand Begbroke Science Park

Legal & General (L&G) has agreed to fund and develop a new life sciences district for Oxford University that will extend the existing Begbroke Science Park.

Property Week

Grainger's Southampton BTR development fully leased

Grainger said it is seeing a positive level of enquiries as it noted its first build-to-rent (BTR) development in Southampton is fully leased only three months after its launch.

Property Week

Kennedy Wilson snaps up the Capitol for 47.5m

Global investment firm Kennedy Wilson has purchased the Capitol, a grade-A office campus in Bracknell, for 47.5m, reflecting a net initial yield of 7.7%.

Property Week

Morgan Stanley acquires 101 Cambridge Science Park for 50m

Morgan Stanley has bought 101 Cambridge Science Park from LaSalle Investment Management for 50m.

Property Week

Sanitary towels and condoms strewn along nature reserve riverbank

The pressure in a sewerage system after heavy rainfalls has lifted the lid on a drain cover and left waste products strewn across a nature reserve.

Kent Online

Green light for JTP and Joseph Homes' 1,500-home Gravesend scheme

JTP and Joseph Homes have been given the go-ahead to develop a 1,500-home mixed-use scheme in Gravesend.

Property Week

'Many more will be homeless unless government acts quickly'

Homeless charities are calling for extra government funding ahead of winter to avoid a surge in rough sleeping and potential tragedy on the streets.

Kent Online

RNLI boss defends rescuing asylum seekers at sea

The chief executive of a lifeboat charity says it is doing the right thing by rescuing asylum seekers at sea after volunteers have been heckled.

Kent Online

From the Postcode Area blog

Death of the High Street?

Death of the High Street?

The BBC reports that despite councils' attempts to kurb them, the UK's high streets have seen a huge growth in fast food outlets. Could this mark the death knell for the Great British high street, and what can we do about it to halt its decline?

Read more

Discrimination by Postcode

Discrimination by Postcode

You really couldn't make it up, could you? Some of the country's most vulnerable people are missing out on their weekly £25 Cold Weather Payment, just because the system that's in operation is discriminating against them because payments are based on postcode, rather than geographic location.

Read more

The Redesign is Underway

The Redesign is Underway

Well, the current website was absolutely in dire need of a good redesign - from the ground up. So I set out to pull it all apart and get it up and running again to become the most comprehensive guide to every postcode in the UK. And it's been a long, tough job from start to finish - and quite possibly the biggest project I've ever undertaken.

Read more

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

No wonder the younger generation are getting more and more frustrated with money - new research has revealed that even with a 10% deposit, 25-34 year olds are struggling to afford even the CHEAPEST houses on the market. Is there a solution to the 'impossible challenge'?

Read more