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IntroductionCM1 7WT

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the CM1 7WT postcode area in Chelmsford.

We've got loads of statistics for CM1 7WT, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsCM1 7WT

What social class do the population of CM1 7WT belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is CM1 7WT in Chelmsford, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about CM1 7WT from the Census 2011.


  • 19%Children
  • 81%Adults

19% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 14% are aged 76 or more.


  • 44.4%Male
  • 55.6%Female

From the last census, 44.4% of people in CM17WT male, and 55.6% female. Women outnumber men in Broomfield and The Walthams.


  • 32%AB
  • 55%C2/C2
  • 12%DE

According to census records, 32% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 22%SINGLE
  • 57%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in CM1 7WT is 22%. Single and 'other' people is 77%.


  • 96%WHITE

96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 92.8%WORKING

2.8% 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 CM1 7WT, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

CM1 7WT Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around CM1 7WT, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in CM1 7WT

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

CM1 7WT Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around CM1 7WT reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

CM1 7WT Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area CM17WT. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in CM1 7WT

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the CM1 7WT area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near CM1 7WT

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to CM1 7WT.

Travel around CM1 7WT

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 CM1 7WT

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 CM1 7WT area.

Taxis near CM1 7WT

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near CM1 7WT, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near CM1 7WT

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near CM1 7WT


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around CM1 7WT.

What's on near CM1 7WT

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near CM1 7WT, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near CM1 7WT

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area CM1 7WT.

Hotels near CM1 7WT

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near CM1 7WT, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information CM1 7WT

Local Amenities

Banks near CM1 7WT


Find the nearest bank or building society in CM1 7WT. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near CM1 7WT

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the CM1 7WT postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near CM1 7WT



The nearest schools in the CM1 7WT area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near CM1 7WT

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 CM1 7WT

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 CM1 7WT


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near CM1 7WT.

Emergencies in CM1 7WT

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 CM1 7WT



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around CM1 7WT. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in CM1 7WT

Essential InformationCM1 7WT

CM17WT Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeCM1 7WT
Postal TownChelmsford
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

CM17WT Postal District

Compass Postal District

CM1 7WT postcode is located in the postal town of Chelmsford. Chelmsford 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 CM1 7WT.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Chelmsford1.7 miles S
Great Waltham2.1 miles NW
Little Waltham3 miles N
Boreham3.3 miles E
Writtle3.3 miles SW
Pleshey3.9 miles NW
Roxwell4 miles W
Little Baddow4.2 miles E
Terling4.4 miles NE
Chatley4.5 miles NE
Danbury5.5 miles SE
Good Easter5.7 miles W
Margaretting5.7 miles SW
High Easter6.1 miles W
Willingale Doe6.8 miles W
London31 miles SW
Glasgow336 miles NW
Edinburgh323 miles NW
Cardiff159 miles W
Liverpool183 miles NW
Southampton101 miles SW
Saint Ives119 miles SW

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