Sara Cox

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Updated On December 18, 2022

Sara Cox is one of the most successful Radio hosts in England. Sara Cox is an acclaimed English broadcaster. Furthermore, Cox has presented a number of television shows for BBC including The Great Pottery Throw Down (2015-2017), Too Much TV (2016), and Back in Time (2018-present). Whereas, Sara is one of the richest radio hosts.

Early Life

Sara Cox was born on 13th December 1974. As of 2021, Sara is 46 years old. This media personality was born in Bolton, Greater Manchester, England. According to Astrologers, Sara’s birth sign is Sagittarius. Furthermore, she belongs to British nationality and holds white ethnicity.

Sara’s parents lived in the village of Little Lever near Bolton. She was grown up on her father’s farm. In addition, talking of siblings, she has two siblings. They are Robert Cox and Yvonne Cox. When she was seven, her parents separated. After that, she moved with her mother and a sister to another house in the same village.

Sara Cox Childhood

Caption: Sara Cox with her father (Source: Instagram)

Regarding her educational status, she is a highly educated and qualified personality. Sara studied at Smithills High School. Later, he left Canon Slade School to pursue a career in modeling.


In 1996, Sara Cox appeared in a television show presenting the early ”Girl Power” show on Channel 4. Similarly, in 1997, she presented in the UK feed of MTV Hot, a late-night music show.  Later in 1998, she played a role in The Bitterest Pill. Cox became the host of ‘The Big Breakfast’, in 1998 September.

Cox presented Radio 1 Breakfast on BBC Radio 1 from April 3, 2000, till December 19, 2003. Later she returned to Radio 1 in 2005 Scott Mills, the host who took over her slot was provided with the drivetime slot. From the early years of 2005, she started hosting the afternoon show on Saturdays and Sundays.

Likewise, in June 2011, she started hosting the 4th series of the comedy program ‘Hot Gossip’ on BBC Radio 2.  Furthermore, in 2019, she wrote a book named ‘Till the Cos Come Home: A Lancashire Childhood’ which got published by Coronet Books. Currently, she hosts Drivetime on BBC Radio 2 Monday- Friday from 5 pm to 7 pm.

Personal Life

Sara Cox married the DJ Jon Carter in October 2001. The couple was blessed with a daughter on June 13, 2004. Sara and Jon confirmed their divorce in 2005. Later in the year 2007, Sara confirmed the news of expecting a second child on a show on BBC Radio 1. Likewise, on March 10, 2008, Sara’s second child, a boy, was born.

Similarly, on March 7, 2010, Coz again went on maternity leave for the third time. Later, on March 12, She had given birth to a baby girl. Furthermore, on June 23, 2013, she married her long-term boyfriend, Ben Cyzer.

Sara Cox son

Caption: Sara Cox with her son (Source: Instagram)

Net worth

The successful radio host has earned much wealth from her career. Sara Cox has an average annual salary of between $500k to $800k.  Similarly, she has an estimated net worth of $5 million. In addition, she does not do any sort of brand endorsements as of now.

Sara Cox – Body Measurements

Enhancing her body measurements, she stands tall at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (174 cm) and weighs around 63kg (139 lbs). Similarly, her chest size is 35 inches, her waist size is 25 inches and her hip size is 35 inches. In addition, the radio host has a pair of hazel eyes and blonde hair.

Sara Cox height

Caption: Sara Cox taking mirror selfie (Source: Instagram)

Sara Cox – Social Media

When it comes to social media, Sara is active on Instagram and Twitter. Her username on Instagram is @djsaracox and has around 282k followers. Similarly, Cox has an official Twitter account with the username @sarajcox. She has more than 854k followers on her Twitter account. However, the radio host is not active on Facebook.