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DemographicsDL1 1YQ

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


  • 46.4%Male
  • 53.6%Female

From the last census, 46.4% of people in DL11YQ male, and 53.6% female. Women outnumber men 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 1YQ 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 1YQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 1YQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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Crime stats in DL1 1YQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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DL1 1YQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


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Sunrise/sunset in DL1 1YQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 1YQ

Travel & Transport



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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near DL1 1YQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 1YQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 1YQ


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What's on near DL1 1YQ

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 1YQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

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Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information DL1 1YQ

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 1YQ


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Banks near DL1 1YQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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Cach Machines near DL1 1YQ



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

Schools near DL1 1YQ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in DL1 1YQ

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 1YQ



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

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DL11YQ Postcode Breakdown

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

DL11YQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 1YQ 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 1YQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington1 miles NW
Croft2.8 miles S
Eryholme3 miles SE
Middleton One Row3.7 miles E
Newton Morrell4.3 miles SW
Lucy Cross4.9 miles W
Aycliffe5.4 miles N
Aldbrough6 miles W
Middleton Tyas6.4 miles SW
Newton Aycliffe6.6 miles N
Stockton-on-Tees6.8 miles E
Great Smeaton7 miles SE
Forcett7.5 miles W
Gainford7.6 miles W
Birkby7.8 miles SE
London218 miles SE
Glasgow139 miles NW
Edinburgh118 miles NW
Cardiff221 miles S
Liverpool97 miles SW
Southampton250 miles S
Saint Ives255 miles S

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