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IntroductionEX6 8RF

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the EX6 8RF postcode area in Exeter.

We've got loads of statistics for EX6 8RF, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsEX6 8RF

What social class do the population of EX6 8RF belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is EX6 8RF 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 EX6 8RF from the Census 2011.


  • 15%Children
  • 85%Adults

15% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 11% are aged 76 or more.


  • 70%Male
  • 30%Female

From the last census, 70% of people in EX68RF male, and 30% female. Men outnumber women in Dawlish Central and North East.


  • 24%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 25%DE

According to census records, 24% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 26%SINGLE
  • 54%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in EX6 8RF is 26%. Single and 'other' people is 73%.


  • 100%WHITE

100% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 90.7%WORKING

5.8% 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 EX6 8RF, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

EX6 8RF Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around EX6 8RF, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in EX6 8RF

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

EX6 8RF Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around EX6 8RF reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

EX6 8RF Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area EX68RF. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in EX6 8RF

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the EX6 8RF area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near EX6 8RF

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to EX6 8RF.

Travel around EX6 8RF

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 EX6 8RF

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 EX6 8RF area.

Taxis near EX6 8RF

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near EX6 8RF, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near EX6 8RF

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near EX6 8RF


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around EX6 8RF.

What's on near EX6 8RF

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near EX6 8RF, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near EX6 8RF

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area EX6 8RF.

Hotels near EX6 8RF

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near EX6 8RF, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information EX6 8RF

Local Amenities

Banks near EX6 8RF


Find the nearest bank or building society in EX6 8RF. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near EX6 8RF

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the EX6 8RF postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near EX6 8RF



The nearest schools in the EX6 8RF area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near EX6 8RF

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 EX6 8RF

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 EX6 8RF


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near EX6 8RF.

Emergencies in EX6 8RF

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 EX6 8RF



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around EX6 8RF. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in EX6 8RF

Essential InformationEX6 8RF

EX68RF Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeEX6 8RF
Postal TownExeter
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationLargely Rural (rural including hub towns 50-79%)

EX68RF Postal District

Compass Postal District

EX6 8RF 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 EX6 8RF.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Kenton1.5 miles NW
Dawlish2.3 miles SW
Powderham2.5 miles N
Lympstone2.8 miles NE
Exmouth3.1 miles SE
Teignmouth4.6 miles S
Topsham4.7 miles N
Exminster5 miles N
Budleigh Salterton5.2 miles E
Humber5.6 miles SW
Bishopsteignton5.8 miles SW
Chudleigh6 miles W
Wear6.1 miles N
Exeter6.9 miles NW
Otterton7.4 miles E
London156 miles E
Glasgow362 miles N
Edinburgh369 miles N
Cardiff62 miles N
Liverpool194 miles N
Southampton91 miles E
Saint Ives73 miles E

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