The EX23 postcode area is located in the Exeter postcode town region, within the county of Cornwall, and contains a total of 778 individual postcodes.
There are 29 electoral wards in the EX23 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 Cornwall,Isles of Scilly Council.
Combining the whole postcode region, 17% of people in EX23 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 EX23 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.
9% of people in EX23 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 17% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
97% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
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EX23 is located in the county of Cornwall, in England.
Cornwall has a total population of 556,000, making it the 40th largest county in the UK.
Cornwall has a total area of 1375 square miles, and a population density of 156 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.
EX23 Electoral Wards
The postal region of EX23, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:
|MSOA Name||Cornwall 002|
|LSOA Name||Cornwall 002B|
|Local Authority||Cornwall,Isles of Scilly|
|Area Classification||Mainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)|
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