DL1 1BJLocal Map
Approximate address for DL1 1BJ:
IntroductionDL1 1BJ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the DL1 1BJ postcode area in Darlington.

We've got loads of statistics for DL1 1BJ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsDL1 1BJ

What social class do the population of DL1 1BJ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is DL1 1BJ in Darlington, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about DL1 1BJ from the Census 2011.


  • 20%Children
  • 81%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 49.2%Male
  • 50.8%Female

From the last census, 49.2% of people in DL11BJ male, and 50.8% female. Women outnumber men in Lingfield.


  • 10%AB
  • 58%C2/C2
  • 31%DE

According to census records, 10% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 27%SINGLE
  • 51%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DL1 1BJ is 27%. Single and 'other' people is 74%.


  • 97%WHITE

97% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 91.1%WORKING

4.4% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

See all demographics for DL1 1BJ

Discover DL1 1BJ

People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in DL1 1BJ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 1BJ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around DL1 1BJ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in DL1 1BJ

Constituency & Democracy Information


Find out the voting intentions, poll results, your local MP, 2015 election results and voting turnout for your local constituency.

DL1 1BJ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around DL1 1BJ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

DL1 1BJ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DL11BJ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DL1 1BJ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the DL1 1BJ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near DL1 1BJ

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to DL1 1BJ.

Travel around DL1 1BJ

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near DL1 1BJ

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the DL1 1BJ area.

Taxis near DL1 1BJ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near DL1 1BJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near DL1 1BJ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 1BJ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around DL1 1BJ.

What's on near DL1 1BJ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near DL1 1BJ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near DL1 1BJ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area DL1 1BJ.

Hotels near DL1 1BJ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near DL1 1BJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information DL1 1BJ

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 1BJ


Find the nearest bank or building society in DL1 1BJ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near DL1 1BJ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the DL1 1BJ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near DL1 1BJ



The nearest schools in the DL1 1BJ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near DL1 1BJ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

Shop until you drop at a retail park or shopping centre near here. There's nothing quite like a bit of retail therapy.

Shopping Centres DL1 1BJ

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in DL1 1BJ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near DL1 1BJ.

Emergencies in DL1 1BJ

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in DL1 1BJ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around DL1 1BJ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in DL1 1BJ

Your views ofDL1 1BJ

Chris H

Sunday, May 26, 2024

We don't have any views of Dl11bj right now. If you live in Dl11bj or have visited it, please help us to help others by telling others what you think of this neighbourhood.

Add your view of DL1 1BJ

People need your local expertise. If you live in DL1 1BJ or have first-hand knowledge of the neighbourhood, please consider sharing your views. It's completely anonymous - all we ask is for your initials.

Your initials
Email (never published)
Your review

Please tell us what you like about the DL1 1BJ postcode area, what you don't like, and what it's like to live or work here.

Your opinions on...
Compare Conveyancing Quotes

Essential InformationDL1 1BJ

DL11BJ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeDL1 1BJ
Postal TownDarlington
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

DL11BJ Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 1BJ postcode is located in the postal town of Darlington. Darlington postal area may cover a large geographical region that may correspond to several postal districts, which may include many towns and/or villages. Use the map to determine the geographical location of the postcode DL1 1BJ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington2 miles W
Middleton One Row2.7 miles E
Eryholme2.7 miles S
Croft3.3 miles SW
Newton Morrell5.3 miles W
Aycliffe5.5 miles N
Stockton-on-Tees5.9 miles NE
Lucy Cross6.1 miles W
Great Smeaton6.6 miles SE
Newton Aycliffe6.7 miles N
Yarm7 miles E
Yarm On Tees7 miles E
Aldbrough7.1 miles W
Middleton Tyas7.2 miles SW
Birkby7.5 miles S
London217 miles SE
Glasgow139 miles NW
Edinburgh118 miles NW
Cardiff221 miles S
Liverpool98 miles SW
Southampton250 miles S
Saint Ives255 miles S

Rishi Sunak has Wetherspoons breakfast with veterans in Northallerton

A minister has dismissed suggestions that Rishi Sunak is taking the day off as the Prime Minister campaigned in Northallerton on Saturday.

Northern Echo

Five places to visit in County Durham this Bank Holiday

Here are five places to visit in County Durham this Bank Holiday.

Northern Echo

North East weather: Bank holiday Met Office forecast

It is set to be a cloudy and rainy weekend with some sunny spells in Darlington & County Durham and across the North East this bank holiday.

Northern Echo

Two northbound lanes of A1(M) closed after lorry fire

National Highways said a vehicle fire has affected the motorway northbound between junctions 51 and 52 this morning. (May 25)

Northern Echo

Hartlepool thug jailed for violent attacks on two women

This is the face of a violent thug jailed for attacking two women, leaving both of them with broken bones.

Northern Echo

Annual duck march at Hardwick Hall Hotel Sedgefield

The annual duck march at the Hardwick Hall Hotel in Sedgefield took place this week - here are some adorable photos.

Northern Echo

TripAdvisor: Five places for Sunday dinner in County Durham

The five best places for Sunday dinner in County Durham this Bank Holiday.

Northern Echo

LIVE: Train disruption after overhead wire damage near Darlington

There is major disruption to trains on the East Coast Mainline between Darlington and Newcastle this afternoon due to damage to the overhead wires. Follow our live blog here for updates.

Northern Echo

From the Postcode Area blog

Deciphering Crime Rates - a Deep Dive Into UK Postcode Analysis

Deciphering Crime Rates - a Deep Dive Into UK Postcode Analysis

Ever wondered about the crime rate in your UK postcode? You're not alone. We've dug deep into the data, uncovering trends and patterns that'll make your head spin.

Read more

Death of the High Street?

Death of the High Street?

The BBC reports that despite councils' attempts to kurb them, the UK's high streets have seen a huge growth in fast food outlets. Could this mark the death knell for the Great British high street, and what can we do about it to halt its decline?

Read more

Discrimination by Postcode

Discrimination by Postcode

You really couldn't make it up, could you? Some of the country's most vulnerable people are missing out on their weekly £25 Cold Weather Payment, just because the system that's in operation is discriminating against them because payments are based on postcode, rather than geographic location.

Read more

The Redesign is Underway

The Redesign is Underway

Well, the current website was absolutely in dire need of a good redesign - from the ground up. So I set out to pull it all apart and get it up and running again to become the most comprehensive guide to every postcode in the UK. And it's been a long, tough job from start to finish - and quite possibly the biggest project I've ever undertaken.

Read more