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IntroductionEX17 6RU

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the EX17 6RU postcode area in Exeter.

We've got loads of statistics for EX17 6RU, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsEX17 6RU

What social class do the population of EX17 6RU belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is EX17 6RU 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 6RU 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 EX176RU 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 6RU 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 6RU, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

EX17 6RU Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around EX17 6RU, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in EX17 6RU

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

EX17 6RU Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around EX17 6RU reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

EX17 6RU Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area EX176RU. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in EX17 6RU

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the EX17 6RU area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near EX17 6RU

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to EX17 6RU.

Travel around EX17 6RU

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 6RU

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 6RU area.

Taxis near EX17 6RU

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near EX17 6RU, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near EX17 6RU

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near EX17 6RU


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around EX17 6RU.

What's on near EX17 6RU

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near EX17 6RU, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near EX17 6RU

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area EX17 6RU.

Hotels near EX17 6RU

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near EX17 6RU, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information EX17 6RU

Local Amenities

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Banks near EX17 6RU


Find the nearest bank or building society in EX17 6RU. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near EX17 6RU

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the EX17 6RU postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near EX17 6RU



The nearest schools in the EX17 6RU area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near EX17 6RU

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 6RU

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 6RU


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near EX17 6RU.

Emergencies in EX17 6RU

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 6RU



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around EX17 6RU. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in EX17 6RU

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Essential InformationEX17 6RU

EX176RU Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeEX17 6RU
Postal TownExeter
Ward Name
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Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)

EX176RU Postal District

Compass Postal District

EX17 6RU 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 6RU.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Morchard Bishop0.5 miles W
Sandford4 miles E
East Worlington4.5 miles N
Witheridge4.6 miles N
Coldridge4.8 miles W
Bow4.9 miles SW
Chawleigh5.2 miles NW
Eggesford5.9 miles W
Yeoford6 miles S
Crediton6.2 miles SE
Pennymoor6.5 miles E
Stockleigh Pomeroy6.6 miles E
Chulmleigh7.1 miles NW
North Tawton7.9 miles W
Meshaw8 miles N
London162 miles E
Glasgow345 miles N
Edinburgh353 miles N
Cardiff50 miles NE
Liverpool180 miles N
Southampton102 miles E
Saint Ives84 miles E

Northampton Town 2-0 Exeter City

Exeter lose ground in the League Two title race following a 2-0 defeat by Northampton Town.

BBC News

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra conducted by centenarian

Arthur Wellard learnt to conduct working with Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra from the age of 97.

BBC News

A38 closed both ways after tree falls on road - live updates

It has blocked the road affecting traffic between Liskeard and Bodmin

Devon Live

CBD shop owner to appear in court charged with supplying cannabis

A lengthy investigation followed raids at a CBD store and a Plymouth house by police

Plymouth Live

Four more UK cruise ship evacuees test positive for Coronavirus

It brings the total number of cases in the UK to 13

Plymouth Live

Hilary Mantel: Cromwell trilogy finale hailed as 'masterpiece' by critics

The Mirror and the Light concludes the Thomas Cromwell saga that began with Wolf Hall in 2009.

BBC News

Take a tour of Exeter College's amazing 10.3m learning centre

It is part of a wider plan torevolutionisedigital, engineering and manufacturing technology education across the region

Devon Live

Union Street cordoned off as Palace Theatre window smashed

The Palace Theatre has lain empty since 2006

Plymouth Live

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