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

We've got loads of statistics for DL1 1RQ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsDL1 1RQ

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


  • 16%Children
  • 84%Adults

16% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 5% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in DL11RQ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Central.


  • 8%AB
  • 39%C2/C2
  • 53%DE

According to census records, 8% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 54%SINGLE
  • 18%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DL1 1RQ is 54%. Single and 'other' people is 47%.


  • 93%WHITE

93% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 76%WORKING

18.1% 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 1RQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 1RQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 1RQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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DL1 1RQ 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 DL11RQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DL1 1RQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 1RQ

Travel & Transport



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Travel around DL1 1RQ

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near DL1 1RQ

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near DL1 1RQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 1RQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 1RQ


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What's on near DL1 1RQ

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 1RQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near DL1 1RQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information DL1 1RQ

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 1RQ


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Banks near DL1 1RQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near DL1 1RQ



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

Schools near DL1 1RQ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres DL1 1RQ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in DL1 1RQ


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in DL1 1RQ

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 1RQ



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

Libraries in DL1 1RQ

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DL11RQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeDL1 1RQ
Postal TownDarlington
Ward Name
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Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

DL11RQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 1RQ 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 1RQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington0.6 miles W
Croft3.3 miles S
Eryholme3.6 miles SE
Middleton One Row4 miles E
Newton Morrell4.7 miles SW
Aycliffe4.8 miles N
Lucy Cross5.1 miles W
Newton Aycliffe6 miles N
Aldbrough6.2 miles W
Stockton-on-Tees6.5 miles E
Middleton Tyas6.9 miles SW
Gainford7.4 miles W
Great Smeaton7.6 miles SE
Forcett7.6 miles W
Caldwell8 miles W
London218 miles SE
Glasgow138 miles NW
Edinburgh117 miles NW
Cardiff221 miles S
Liverpool97 miles SW
Southampton251 miles S
Saint Ives256 miles S

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