Seaton, Devon

Seaton (/ˈstən/) is a seaside town, fishing harbour and civil parish in East Devon on the south coast of England, between Axmouth (to the east) and Beer (to the west). It faces onto Lyme Bay and is on the Dorset and East Devon Coast Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site.[1] A sea wall provides access to the mostly shingle beach stretching for about a mile, and a small harbour, located mainly in the Axmouth area.

Seaton

Seaton, overlooking beach and seafront
Seaton
Location within Devon
Population8,413 (2011)
OS grid referenceSY239900
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townSEATON
Postcode districtEX12
Dialling code01297
PoliceDevon and Cornwall
FireDevon and Somerset
AmbulanceSouth Western
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Devon
50.705°N 3.078°W / 50.705; -3.078

Seaton's recorded population at the 2011 Census,[2] was 8,413, whilst the Seaton and Beer Urban Area that includes Colyton had an estimated population of 12,815 in 2012.[3] The Seaton electoral ward, which includes Beer, Axmouth and Colyton, had a population of 7,096 at the above census.[4]