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

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DemographicsDL1 1GR

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


  • 21%Children
  • 79%Adults

21% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 11% are aged 76 or more.


  • 46.2%Male
  • 53.8%Female

From the last census, 46.2% of people in DL11GR male, and 53.8% female. Women outnumber men in Lingfield.


  • 9%AB
  • 46%C2/C2
  • 44%DE

According to census records, 9% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 34%SINGLE
  • 39%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DL1 1GR is 34%. Single and 'other' people is 66%.


  • 95%WHITE

95% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 85.7%WORKING

8.9% 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 1GR, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 1GR Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 1GR

Constituency & Democracy Information


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DL1 1GR Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


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Sunrise/sunset in DL1 1GR

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Travel & Transport



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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near DL1 1GR

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near DL1 1GR

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 1GR

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 1GR


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What's on near DL1 1GR

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 1GR

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

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Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information DL1 1GR

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 1GR


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Banks near DL1 1GR

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near DL1 1GR



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

Schools near DL1 1GR

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Emergency Facilities

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Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 1GR



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

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DL11GR Postcode Breakdown

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

DL11GR Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 1GR 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 1GR.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington1.4 miles W
Eryholme3 miles SE
Croft3.2 miles SW
Middleton One Row3.3 miles E
Newton Morrell4.9 miles SW
Aycliffe5.2 miles N
Lucy Cross5.6 miles W
Stockton-on-Tees6.2 miles NE
Newton Aycliffe6.4 miles N
Aldbrough6.6 miles W
Great Smeaton6.9 miles SE
Middleton Tyas7 miles SW
Yarm7.6 miles E
Yarm On Tees7.6 miles E
Birkby7.8 miles SE
London218 miles SE
Glasgow139 miles NW
Edinburgh118 miles NW
Cardiff221 miles S
Liverpool98 miles SW
Southampton251 miles S
Saint Ives255 miles S

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