Defining Cambridge

Policies and publications

5 views of Cambridge

1. Urban vs Rural

map of Cambridge showing urban and rural areas

The Cambridgeshire Atlas Urban Rural Classification shows the urban areas extending beyond the administrative boundary of the city.

2. Housing and businesses

map showing Greater Cambridge City Deal area

The Greater Cambridge City Deal area – housing and business growth areas.

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3. Social classification

map of Cambridge showing Census 2011 output area classification

A geodemographic view from the Consumer Data Research Centre using open demographics

4. Deprivation

map of Cambridge showing 2010 index of multiple deprivation

The Cambridgeshire Atlas: Index of muliple deprivation 2010

5. Postcodes

map of Cambridge postcode districts against administrative boundary

Cambridge postcode districts overlaid on the administrative boundary of the city.

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