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About Teignbridge

Teignbridge is in south Devon between Exeter and Torquay and the south eastern area of Dartmoor. The District covers 260 square miles and has a varied geography and environments ranging from coastal resorts and busy market towns to rural countryside and wild moorland. The District was formed on 1st April 1974 under the Local Government Act 1972

Teignbridge location map Displays a larger version of this image in a new browser windowTeignbridge District map Displays a larger version of this image in a new browser windowTeignbridge crest Displays a larger version of this image in a new browser window
Teignbridge in south DevonTeignbridge District & townsThe Teignbridge Crest

Facts and Figures

Teignbridge has a population of 128,830.  Newton Abbot is the largest settlement in Teignbridge and is where 18% of the district's population lived in 2011. The seaside towns of Dawlish and Teignmouth account for a further 11% and 12% of the population respectively.

The Facts and Figures  page includes data about the District from the 2011 Census and other data sources on the Population , EconomyEnvironment and Wellbeing.

Political makeup

Teignbridge is divided into 25 different areas which are known as Wards, see the District Ward Maps and the Ward Profiles. The Council has 46 Councillors who are elected every four years and they represent these Wards. Some Councillors have political affiliations but will represent you regardless of their political beliefs or yours, see the Political Make-Up of Council

Council leadership and structure

Councillors and committees

Financial plans and spending