The EX17 postcode area is located in the Exeter postcode town region, within the county of Devon, and contains a total of 1110 individual postcodes.
There are 29 electoral wards in the EX17 postcode area, including Axminster, Barnstaple, Beaworthy, Bideford, Braunton, Bude, Budleigh Salterton, Chulmleigh, Colyton, Crediton, Cullompton, Dawlish, Exeter, Exmouth, Holsworthy, Honiton, Ilfracombe, Lynmouth, Lynton, North Tawton, Okehampton, Ottery St Mary, Seaton, Sidmouth, South Molton, Tiverton, Torrington, Umberleigh, Winkleigh, Woolacombe, which come under the local authority of the Mid Devon Council.
Combining the whole postcode region, 24% of people in EX17 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 EX17 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.
7% of people in EX17 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 24% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
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EX17 is located in the county of Devon, in England.
Devon has a total population of 1,177,900, making it the 11th largest county in the UK.
Devon has a total area of 2589 square miles, and a population density of 175 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.
EX17 Electoral Wards
The postal region of EX17, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:
|MSOA Name||Mid Devon 011|
|LSOA Name||Mid Devon 011B|
|Local Authority||Mid Devon|
|Area Classification||Mainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)|
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