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IntroductionEX1 2SQ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the EX1 2SQ postcode area in Exeter.

We've got loads of statistics for EX1 2SQ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsEX1 2SQ

What social class do the population of EX1 2SQ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is EX1 2SQ in Exeter, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about EX1 2SQ from the Census 2011.


  • 18%Children
  • 82%Adults

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


  • 37%Male
  • 63%Female

From the last census, 37% of people in EX12SQ male, and 63% female. Women outnumber men in Heavitree.


  • 33%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 14%DE

According to census records, 33% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 40%SINGLE
  • 39%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in EX1 2SQ is 40%. Single and 'other' people is 60%.


  • 95%WHITE

95% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 90.7%WORKING

1.9% 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 EX1 2SQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

EX1 2SQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around EX1 2SQ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in EX1 2SQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

EX1 2SQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around EX1 2SQ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

EX1 2SQ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area EX12SQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in EX1 2SQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the EX1 2SQ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near EX1 2SQ

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to EX1 2SQ.

Travel around EX1 2SQ

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 EX1 2SQ

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 EX1 2SQ area.

Taxis near EX1 2SQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near EX1 2SQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near EX1 2SQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near EX1 2SQ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around EX1 2SQ.

What's on near EX1 2SQ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near EX1 2SQ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near EX1 2SQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area EX1 2SQ.

Hotels near EX1 2SQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near EX1 2SQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information EX1 2SQ

Local Amenities

Banks near EX1 2SQ


Find the nearest bank or building society in EX1 2SQ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near EX1 2SQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the EX1 2SQ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near EX1 2SQ



The nearest schools in the EX1 2SQ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near EX1 2SQ

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 EX1 2SQ

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 EX1 2SQ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near EX1 2SQ.

Emergencies in EX1 2SQ

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 EX1 2SQ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around EX1 2SQ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in EX1 2SQ

Essential InformationEX1 2SQ

EX12SQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeEX1 2SQ
Postal TownExeter
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

EX12SQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

EX1 2SQ postcode is located in the postal town of Exeter. Exeter 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 EX1 2SQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Wear1.9 miles SE
Exeter2.2 miles SW
Exminster3 miles SE
Clyst Honiton3.1 miles E
Poltimore3.3 miles NE
Upton Pyne3.6 miles NW
Topsham3.7 miles SE
Broad Clyst4.2 miles NE
Brampford Speke4.3 miles N
Newton Saint Cyres5.1 miles NW
Powderham5.4 miles SE
Rockbeare5.5 miles E
Holcombe Burnell5.7 miles W
Aylesbeare6 miles E
Lympstone6.4 miles SE
London155 miles E
Glasgow354 miles N
Edinburgh361 miles N
Cardiff55 miles N
Liverpool187 miles N
Southampton92 miles E
Saint Ives74 miles E

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