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IntroductionEX16 8AX

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the EX16 8AX postcode area in Exeter.

We've got loads of statistics for EX16 8AX, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsEX16 8AX

What social class do the population of EX16 8AX belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is EX16 8AX 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 EX16 8AX from the Census 2011.


  • 18%Children
  • 81%Adults

18% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 12% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in EX168AX male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Witheridge.


  • 18%AB
  • 61%C2/C2
  • 20%DE

According to census records, 18% 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 EX16 8AX is 22%. Single and 'other' people is 78%.


  • 99%WHITE

99% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 92.5%WORKING

4.2% 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


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in EX16 8AX, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

EX16 8AX Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around EX16 8AX, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in EX16 8AX

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

EX16 8AX Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around EX16 8AX reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

EX16 8AX Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area EX168AX. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in EX16 8AX

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the EX16 8AX area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near EX16 8AX

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to EX16 8AX.

Travel around EX16 8AX

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 EX16 8AX

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 EX16 8AX area.

Taxis near EX16 8AX

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near EX16 8AX, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near EX16 8AX

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near EX16 8AX


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around EX16 8AX.

What's on near EX16 8AX

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near EX16 8AX, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near EX16 8AX

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area EX16 8AX.

Hotels near EX16 8AX

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near EX16 8AX, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information EX16 8AX

Local Amenities

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Banks near EX16 8AX


Find the nearest bank or building society in EX16 8AX. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near EX16 8AX

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the EX16 8AX postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near EX16 8AX



The nearest schools in the EX16 8AX area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near EX16 8AX

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 EX16 8AX

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in EX16 8AX


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near EX16 8AX.

Emergencies in EX16 8AX

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 EX16 8AX



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around EX16 8AX. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in EX16 8AX

Essential InformationEX16 8AX

EX168AX Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeEX16 8AX
Postal TownExeter
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)

EX168AX Postal District

Compass Postal District

EX16 8AX 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 EX16 8AX.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Witheridge0.7 miles W
East Worlington2.1 miles W
Rackenford3.9 miles NE
Meshaw4.6 miles NW
Morchard Bishop4.9 miles SW
Pennymoor4.9 miles E
Templeton5.2 miles E
Chawleigh5.8 miles W
Knowstone6.1 miles N
Sandford6.9 miles S
Chulmleigh7.2 miles W
Eggesford7.5 miles W
Coldridge7.8 miles SW
George Nympton8 miles NW
Stockleigh Pomeroy8.1 miles SE
London159 miles E
Glasgow341 miles N
Edinburgh349 miles N
Cardiff46 miles NE
Liverpool175 miles N
Southampton100 miles E
Saint Ives82 miles E

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BBC News

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Devon Live

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BBC News

Identity thief blamed victim for not picking up her mail

Katy Lowry agreed to pass the post to her landlady but instead stole her identity to buy clothes and phones

Devon Live

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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