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IntroductionDL1 1YN

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

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DemographicsDL1 1YN

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


  • 20%Children
  • 81%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 46.4%Male
  • 53.6%Female

From the last census, 46.4% of people in DL11YN male, and 53.6% female. Women outnumber men in Lingfield.


  • 10%AB
  • 58%C2/C2
  • 31%DE

According to census records, 10% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 27%SINGLE
  • 51%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DL1 1YN is 27%. Single and 'other' people is 74%.


  • 97%WHITE

97% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 91.1%WORKING

4.4% 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 1YN, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 1YN Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 1YN

Constituency & Democracy Information


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DL1 1YN 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 DL11YN. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DL1 1YN

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 1YN

Travel & Transport



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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near DL1 1YN

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near DL1 1YN

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 1YN

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 1YN


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What's on near DL1 1YN

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 1YN

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near DL1 1YN

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information DL1 1YN

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 1YN


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Banks near DL1 1YN

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near DL1 1YN



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

Schools near DL1 1YN

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in DL1 1YN


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in DL1 1YN

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 1YN



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

Libraries in DL1 1YN

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DL11YN Postcode Breakdown

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

DL11YN Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 1YN 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 1YN.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington2 miles W
Middleton One Row2.9 miles E
Eryholme3.1 miles S
Croft3.7 miles SW
Aycliffe5.1 miles N
Stockton-on-Tees5.6 miles NE
Newton Morrell5.6 miles SW
Lucy Cross6.3 miles W
Newton Aycliffe6.4 miles N
Great Smeaton6.9 miles SE
Yarm On Tees7 miles E
Yarm7 miles E
Aldbrough7.3 miles W
Middleton Tyas7.6 miles SW
Birkby7.8 miles S
London218 miles SE
Glasgow139 miles NW
Edinburgh118 miles NW
Cardiff221 miles S
Liverpool98 miles SW
Southampton251 miles S
Saint Ives256 miles S

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Richard Hammond says most cars will still be petrol in 2050

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