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DemographicsDL1 1GL

What social class do the population of DL1 1GL belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is DL1 1GL 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 1GL from the Census 2011.


  • 14%Children
  • 86%Adults

14% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 11% are aged 76 or more.


  • 100%Male
  • 0%Female

From the last census, 100% of people in DL11GL male, and 0% female. Men outnumber women in Bank Top.


  • 5%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 44%DE

According to census records, 5% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 37%SINGLE
  • 27%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DL1 1GL is 37%. Single and 'other' people is 62%.


  • 87%WHITE
  • 12%NON-WHITE

87% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 82.7%WORKING

11.4% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

People and Demographics


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

DL1 1GL Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 1GL

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

DL1 1GL Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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DL1 1GL Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DL11GL. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DL1 1GL

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 1GL

Travel & Transport



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Travel around DL1 1GL

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near DL1 1GL

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near DL1 1GL

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 1GL

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 1GL


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What's on near DL1 1GL

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 1GL

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near DL1 1GL

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information DL1 1GL

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 1GL


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Banks near DL1 1GL

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near DL1 1GL



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

Schools near DL1 1GL

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres DL1 1GL

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in DL1 1GL


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in DL1 1GL

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 1GL



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

Libraries in DL1 1GL

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DL11GL Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeDL1 1GL
Postal TownDarlington
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Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

DL11GL Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 1GL 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 1GL.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington1.1 miles NW
Croft2.9 miles S
Eryholme3 miles SE
Middleton One Row3.5 miles E
Newton Morrell4.5 miles SW
Lucy Cross5.2 miles W
Aycliffe5.3 miles N
Aldbrough6.2 miles W
Newton Aycliffe6.5 miles N
Stockton-on-Tees6.6 miles E
Middleton Tyas6.6 miles SW
Great Smeaton7 miles SE
Forcett7.7 miles W
Gainford7.8 miles W
Birkby7.8 miles SE
London218 miles SE
Glasgow139 miles NW
Edinburgh118 miles NW
Cardiff221 miles S
Liverpool97 miles SW
Southampton250 miles S
Saint Ives255 miles S

Met Office: Hour by hour forecast for Darlington today

There is set to be heavy rain in Darlington today, according to the Met Office, with the weather changing to cloudy by lunchtime. It will be chilly, especially in the northerly wind.

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