Teignbridge District is divided into 25 administrative areas or Wards. The town boundary differs from the two electoral wards of Kingsteignton, It can be seen here.
Kingsteignton East Ward comprises part of Kingsteignton Parish and the whole of Idford Parish. The main residential area in Kingsteignton is concentrated in the south west of the Ward. The village of Idford lies to the north east. Newton Abbot racecourse is situated in the south west corner of the Ward. The remainder of the area is agricultural land and woodland.
East Ward Profile 2009
East Ward 2011
Kingsteignton West Ward comprises part of Kingsteignton Parish and the whole of Teigngrace Parish. The area is a combination of residential to the south east and a large expanse of clay pit workings to the north and west. Stover Country Park lies to the west and contains walking trails, a lake and a nature interpretation centre.
Ward Profile 2009
West Ward 2011
Some interesting historical information can be found on the Vision of Britain Through Time website from the University of Portsmouth by clicking here.