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IntroductionEX17 4RL

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the EX17 4RL postcode area in Exeter.

We've got loads of statistics for EX17 4RL, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsEX17 4RL

What social class do the population of EX17 4RL belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is EX17 4RL 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 EX17 4RL from the Census 2011.


  • 17%Children
  • 82%Adults

17% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 9% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in EX174RL male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Sandford and Creedy.


  • 26%AB
  • 59%C2/C2
  • 15%DE

According to census records, 26% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 22%SINGLE
  • 60%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in EX17 4RL 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%


  • 92.7%WORKING

3.3% 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 EX17 4RL, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

EX17 4RL Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around EX17 4RL, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in EX17 4RL

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

EX17 4RL Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around EX17 4RL reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

EX17 4RL Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area EX174RL. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in EX17 4RL

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the EX17 4RL area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near EX17 4RL

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to EX17 4RL.

Travel around EX17 4RL

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 EX17 4RL

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 EX17 4RL area.

Taxis near EX17 4RL

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near EX17 4RL, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near EX17 4RL

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near EX17 4RL


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around EX17 4RL.

What's on near EX17 4RL

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near EX17 4RL, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near EX17 4RL

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area EX17 4RL.

Hotels near EX17 4RL

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near EX17 4RL, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information EX17 4RL

Local Amenities

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Banks near EX17 4RL


Find the nearest bank or building society in EX17 4RL. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near EX17 4RL

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the EX17 4RL postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near EX17 4RL



The nearest schools in the EX17 4RL area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near EX17 4RL

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 EX17 4RL

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 EX17 4RL


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near EX17 4RL.

Emergencies in EX17 4RL

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 EX17 4RL



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around EX17 4RL. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in EX17 4RL


Essential InformationEX17 4RL

EX174RL Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeEX17 4RL
Postal TownExeter
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)

EX174RL Postal District

Compass Postal District

EX17 4RL 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 EX17 4RL.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Morchard Bishop2.9 miles SW
Witheridge3.2 miles N
East Worlington3.9 miles NW
Sandford4.1 miles SE
Pennymoor4.2 miles E
Stockleigh Pomeroy5.7 miles SE
Templeton5.7 miles E
Rackenford6 miles NE
Chawleigh6.3 miles W
Crediton6.5 miles SE
Cadbury6.9 miles E
Coldridge6.9 miles W
Meshaw7.2 miles NW
Bow7.3 miles SW
Yeoford7.4 miles S
London160 miles E
Glasgow343 miles N
Edinburgh351 miles N
Cardiff48 miles NE
Liverpool178 miles N
Southampton100 miles E
Saint Ives82 miles E

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