57POPULATION
9.8%UNEMPLOYED
19%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
HI CRIME RATE
15%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
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AVERAGE AGES

  • 14%Children
  • 87%Adults

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

GENDER SPLIT

  • 52.6%Male
  • 47.4%Female

From the last census, 52.6% of people in DL11LU male, and 47.4% female. Men outnumber women in Central.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 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%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 49%SINGLE
  • 19%MARRIED

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

ETHNICITY

  • 96%WHITE
  • 5%NON-WHITE

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

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 84.2%WORKING
  • 9.8%UNEMPLOYED

9.8% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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DL11LU Postcode Breakdown

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Full PostcodeDL1 1LU
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Postal TownDarlington
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Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
County
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CountryEngland
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Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

DL11LU Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 1LU 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 1LU.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington0.7 miles NW
Croft3.1 miles S
Eryholme3.3 miles SE
Middleton One Row3.9 miles E
Newton Morrell4.4 miles SW
Lucy Cross4.9 miles W
Aycliffe5.1 miles N
Aldbrough6 miles W
Newton Aycliffe6.2 miles N
Middleton Tyas6.6 miles SW
Stockton-on-Tees6.7 miles E
Great Smeaton7.3 miles SE
Gainford7.4 miles W
Forcett7.5 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

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