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DemographicsDL1 1LS

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


  • 14%Children
  • 87%Adults

14% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 52.6%Male
  • 47.4%Female

From the last census, 52.6% of people in DL11LS male, and 47.4% female. Men outnumber women in Central.


  • 15%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 33%DE

According to census records, 15% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 49%SINGLE
  • 19%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DL1 1LS is 49%. Single and 'other' people is 51%.


  • 96%WHITE

96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 84.2%WORKING

9.8% 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 1LS, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 1LS Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 1LS

Constituency & Democracy Information


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DL1 1LS 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 DL11LS. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DL1 1LS

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 1LS

Travel & Transport



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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near DL1 1LS

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near DL1 1LS

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 1LS

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 1LS


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What's on near DL1 1LS

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 1LS

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

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Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information DL1 1LS

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 1LS


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Banks near DL1 1LS

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near DL1 1LS



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

Schools near DL1 1LS

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in DL1 1LS


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in DL1 1LS

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 1LS



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

Libraries in DL1 1LS

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DL11LS Postcode Breakdown

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

DL11LS Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 1LS 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 1LS.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington0.7 miles NW
Croft3 miles S
Eryholme3.3 miles SE
Middleton One Row3.9 miles E
Newton Morrell4.3 miles SW
Lucy Cross4.9 miles W
Aycliffe5.1 miles N
Aldbrough6 miles W
Newton Aycliffe6.3 miles N
Middleton Tyas6.5 miles SW
Stockton-on-Tees6.8 miles E
Great Smeaton7.3 miles SE
Gainford7.4 miles W
Forcett7.4 miles W
Caldwell7.9 miles W
London218 miles SE
Glasgow138 miles NW
Edinburgh117 miles NW
Cardiff221 miles S
Liverpool97 miles SW
Southampton251 miles S
Saint Ives255 miles S

Darlington's Babul's to open on Christmas Day for the needy

Babul's in Darlington is opening its doors on Christmas Day for those who need a warm space and some hot food.

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Air ambulance lands in Darlington's North Lodge Park

An air ambulance landed in a North Lodge Park in the centre of Darlington today (Thursday, December 7) following reports of a medical incident at a private address.

Northern Echo

North East Chamber's Large Business Summit discusses education

THE region's top businesses have been briefed on the importance of education and skills at the North East Chamber of Commerce's Large Business Summit.

Northern Echo

Five in court charged with Stockton air rifle shooting

Five men have now been charged following an incident in Bowesfield Lane/Northcote Street in Stockton in the early hours of Wednesday 6th December.

Northern Echo

Crash A66 Darlington LIVE: Pedestrian in hospital

Reports are coming in of severe delays on the outskirts of Darlington following reports of an incidents.

Northern Echo

Otter spotted by photographer in the River Tees, Darlington

An otter has made a surprise return to the river in Darlington after surprising walkers and photographers.

Northern Echo

Shop in Wheatley Hill fined for using illegal workers

In total,Max Convenience/Wheatley Hill Store was fined 10,000 by the UK Government for falling short of the regulations.

Northern Echo

Council charge for green waste collection in Redcar

Redcar and Cleveland Borough Councillors have passed controversial plans to charge residents with gardens 40 for fortnightly green waste collections.

Northern Echo

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