Nearly 200,000 residents live in Colchester which makes it the largest of the districts in Essex by population. Even so, it is anticipated that there will be 18,800 new homes built in Colchester by 2023, adding to the 17,000 job opportunities that were posted as of 2016.
Did you know: Over the next 15 years Colchester is anticipated to experience one of the fastest growth rates within the county, though, as it stands, the medium workplace earnings in Colchester are below the UK average.
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