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DemographicsDL1 1JQ

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


  • 54.5%Male
  • 45.5%Female

From the last census, 54.5% of people in DL11JQ male, and 45.5% female. Men outnumber women 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 1JQ 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 1JQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 1JQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 1JQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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DL1 1JQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DL11JQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DL1 1JQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 1JQ

Travel & Transport



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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near DL1 1JQ

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near DL1 1JQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 1JQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 1JQ


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What's on near DL1 1JQ

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 1JQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near DL1 1JQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information DL1 1JQ

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 1JQ


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Banks near DL1 1JQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near DL1 1JQ



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

Schools near DL1 1JQ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres DL1 1JQ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in DL1 1JQ


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in DL1 1JQ

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 1JQ



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

Libraries in DL1 1JQ

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DL11JQ Postcode Breakdown

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

DL11JQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 1JQ 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 1JQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington1.2 miles W
Eryholme3.4 miles SE
Croft3.5 miles SW
Middleton One Row3.5 miles E
Aycliffe4.8 miles N
Newton Morrell5.1 miles SW
Lucy Cross5.6 miles W
Stockton-on-Tees6 miles E
Newton Aycliffe6.1 miles N
Aldbrough6.7 miles W
Middleton Tyas7.2 miles SW
Great Smeaton7.3 miles SE
Yarm7.8 miles E
Yarm On Tees7.8 miles E
Gainford8 miles W
London218 miles SE
Glasgow139 miles NW
Edinburgh117 miles NW
Cardiff221 miles S
Liverpool98 miles SW
Southampton251 miles S
Saint Ives256 miles S

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Storm overflows dumpedsewageinto rivers and seas across the Northumbrian Water area for a total of280,029 hoursin 2023, up from107,536 hours in 2022.

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Man taken to hospital after car flips on A690, County Durham

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North East man asked teenager to send him explicit images

A North East man who sent a shirtless picture of himself to a '14-year-old girl' landed himself in court when he messaged the undercover police officer.

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Two injured in dramatic bus crash on Neasham Road Darlington

Two people sustained minor injuries in a crash that saw an Arriva bus collide with two cars this afternoon in Darlington.

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Kirby Misperton to lose its post office service next month

Earlier this week, it was announced by the Post Office that its branch in Kirby Misperton would be closed from April 8 at 2pm.

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New gift stall - House of Eden - opens in Durham Market Hall

A brand-new home and giftware store specialising in bespoke, handmade items has opened up in a County Durham market.

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Looking back to Darlington's first same-sex wedding

THERE were smiles and laughter as Darlington couple Ian Bell and Ian Johnstone tied the knot on the first day same-sex marriage became legal in England and Wales, in March 2014.

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Live: Police on scene after crash on Neasham Road, Darlington

We have received reports of a crash in Darlington, with police on the scene. Follow for live updates.

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