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IntroductionEX38 7HB

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the EX38 7HB postcode area in Exeter.

We've got loads of statistics for EX38 7HB, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsEX38 7HB

What social class do the population of EX38 7HB belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is EX38 7HB 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 EX38 7HB from the Census 2011.


  • 19%Children
  • 81%Adults

19% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 6% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in EX387HB male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Bideford East.


  • 15%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 29%DE

According to census records, 15% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 26%SINGLE
  • 57%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in EX38 7HB is 26%. Single and 'other' people is 74%.


  • 99%WHITE

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


  • 90.2%WORKING

4.1% 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 EX38 7HB, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

EX38 7HB Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around EX38 7HB, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in EX38 7HB

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

EX38 7HB Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around EX38 7HB reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

EX38 7HB Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area EX387HB. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in EX38 7HB

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the EX38 7HB area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near EX38 7HB

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to EX38 7HB.

Travel around EX38 7HB

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 EX38 7HB

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 EX38 7HB area.

Taxis near EX38 7HB

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near EX38 7HB, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near EX38 7HB

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near EX38 7HB


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around EX38 7HB.

What's on near EX38 7HB

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near EX38 7HB, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near EX38 7HB

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area EX38 7HB.

Hotels near EX38 7HB

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near EX38 7HB, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information EX38 7HB

Local Amenities

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Banks near EX38 7HB


Find the nearest bank or building society in EX38 7HB. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near EX38 7HB

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the EX38 7HB postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near EX38 7HB



The nearest schools in the EX38 7HB area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near EX38 7HB

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 EX38 7HB

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 EX38 7HB


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near EX38 7HB.

Emergencies in EX38 7HB

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 EX38 7HB



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around EX38 7HB. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in EX38 7HB

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Essential InformationEX38 7HB

EX387HB Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeEX38 7HB
Postal TownExeter
Ward Name
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Area ClassificationMainly Rural (rural including hub towns >=80%)

EX387HB Postal District

Compass Postal District

EX38 7HB 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 EX38 7HB.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Great Torrington2.3 miles S
Torrington2.3 miles S
Bideford3.7 miles NW
Northam4.5 miles NW
Chapelton5.7 miles E
Fremington6 miles N
Braunton8.2 miles N
Barnstaple8.2 miles NE
Dolton8.6 miles SE
Chittlehampton9.1 miles E
Barrington9.4 miles E
Shebbear9.6 miles S
Marwood9.7 miles N
Sheepwash10.3 miles S
Croyde10.8 miles N
London177 miles E
Glasgow335 miles N
Edinburgh345 miles N
Cardiff54 miles NE
Liverpool175 miles N
Southampton120 miles E
Saint Ives102 miles E

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