ZoomLocal Neighbourhood ReportNEIGHBOURHOOD REPORT
69POPULATION
3.6%UNEMPLOYED
43%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
HI CRIME RATE
18%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
CO1 2EXLocal Map
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IntroductionCO1 2EX

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the CO1 2EX postcode area in Colchester.

We've got loads of statistics for CO1 2EX, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsCO1 2EX

What social class do the population of CO1 2EX belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is CO1 2EX in Colchester, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about CO1 2EX from the Census 2011.


AVERAGE AGES

  • 22%Children
  • 79%Adults

22% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 6% are aged 76 or more.

GENDER SPLIT

  • 55.1%Male
  • 44.9%Female

From the last census, 55.1% of people in CO12EX male, and 44.9% female. Men outnumber women in New Town.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 18%AB
  • 56%C2/C2
  • 25%DE

According to census records, 18% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 38%SINGLE
  • 43%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in CO1 2EX is 38%. Single and 'other' people is 62%.

ETHNICITY

  • 93%WHITE
  • 8%NON-WHITE

93% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 91.2%WORKING
  • 3.6%UNEMPLOYED

3.6% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics

Demographics

An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in CO1 2EX, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

CO1 2EX Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around CO1 2EX, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in CO1 2EX

Constituency & Democracy Information

Constituency

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CO1 2EX Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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CO1 2EX Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area CO12EX. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in CO1 2EX

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near CO1 2EX

Travel & Transport

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Travel

Travel

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Travel around CO1 2EX

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near CO1 2EX

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near CO1 2EX

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near CO1 2EX

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near CO1 2EX

Events

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What's on near CO1 2EX

Local Attractions

Attractions

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Attractions near CO1 2EX

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

Hotels

Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area CO1 2EX.

Hotels near CO1 2EX

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information CO1 2EX

Local Amenities

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Banks near CO1 2EX

Banks

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Banks near CO1 2EX

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the CO1 2EX postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near CO1 2EX

Schools

Schools

The nearest schools in the CO1 2EX area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near CO1 2EX

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres CO1 2EX

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in CO1 2EX

Emergencies

Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near CO1 2EX.

Emergencies in CO1 2EX

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in CO1 2EX

Libraries

Libraries

A useful list of lending libraries located in and around CO1 2EX. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in CO1 2EX

Essential InformationCO1 2EX

CO12EX Postcode Breakdown

COAREA1DISTRICT2SECTOREXUNIT
Full PostcodeCO1 2EX
Latitude/Longitude,
Postal TownColchester
Easting
Northing
Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
CountyEssex
Region
CountryEngland
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

CO12EX Postal District

Compass Postal District

CO1 2EX postcode is located in the postal town of Colchester. Colchester 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 CO1 2EX.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Colchester0.9 miles W
Abberton3.1 miles S
Alresford3.3 miles E
Ardleigh3.9 miles NE
Layer De La Haye4.2 miles SW
Peldon4.3 miles S
Great Horkesley4.4 miles NW
West Bergholt4.5 miles NW
Boxted5 miles N
Thorrington5.2 miles E
Birch5.3 miles SW
Copford5.4 miles W
Dedham5.7 miles NE
Fordham5.7 miles W
Wissington5.8 miles NW
London52 miles W
Glasgow339 miles NW
Edinburgh323 miles NW
Cardiff179 miles W
Liverpool193 miles NW
Southampton122 miles SW
Saint Ives140 miles SW

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