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IntroductionEX5 1BL

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the EX5 1BL postcode area in Exeter.

We've got loads of statistics for EX5 1BL, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsEX5 1BL

What social class do the population of EX5 1BL belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is EX5 1BL 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 EX5 1BL from the Census 2011.


  • 16%Children
  • 84%Adults

16% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 12% are aged 76 or more.


  • 55.6%Male
  • 44.4%Female

From the last census, 55.6% of people in EX51BL male, and 44.4% female. Men outnumber women in Clyst Valley.


  • 33%AB
  • 55%C2/C2
  • 12%DE

According to census records, 33% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 20%SINGLE
  • 61%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in EX5 1BL is 20%. Single and 'other' people is 80%.


  • 99%WHITE

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


  • 92.7%WORKING

2.6% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in EX5 1BL, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

EX5 1BL Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around EX5 1BL, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in EX5 1BL

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

EX5 1BL Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around EX5 1BL reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

EX5 1BL Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area EX51BL. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in EX5 1BL

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the EX5 1BL area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near EX5 1BL

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to EX5 1BL.

Travel around EX5 1BL

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 EX5 1BL

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 EX5 1BL area.

Taxis near EX5 1BL

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near EX5 1BL, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near EX5 1BL

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near EX5 1BL


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around EX5 1BL.

What's on near EX5 1BL

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near EX5 1BL, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near EX5 1BL

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area EX5 1BL.

Hotels near EX5 1BL

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near EX5 1BL, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information EX5 1BL

Local Amenities

Banks near EX5 1BL


Find the nearest bank or building society in EX5 1BL. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near EX5 1BL

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the EX5 1BL postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near EX5 1BL



The nearest schools in the EX5 1BL area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near EX5 1BL

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 EX5 1BL

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 EX5 1BL


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near EX5 1BL.

Emergencies in EX5 1BL

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 EX5 1BL



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around EX5 1BL. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in EX5 1BL

Essential InformationEX5 1BL

EX51BL Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeEX5 1BL
Postal TownExeter
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)

EX51BL Postal District

Compass Postal District

EX5 1BL 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 EX5 1BL.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Wear1.4 miles W
Topsham1.8 miles S
Clyst Honiton1.9 miles NE
Exminster2.2 miles SW
Exeter3.5 miles W
Aylesbeare3.9 miles E
Poltimore4 miles N
Broad Clyst4 miles N
Powderham4.2 miles S
Rockbeare4.2 miles NE
Lympstone4.5 miles SE
Kenton5.3 miles S
Upton Pyne5.7 miles NW
Clyst Saint Lawrence6 miles NE
Whimple6 miles NE
London154 miles E
Glasgow355 miles N
Edinburgh362 miles N
Cardiff56 miles N
Liverpool188 miles N
Southampton91 miles E
Saint Ives72 miles E

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Turkish restaurant to open in Plymouth city centre

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Plymouth Live

D-Day landmarks listed for 75th anniversary

Structures from World War Two are listed to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings.

BBC News

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