DL1 2FTLocal Map
Approximate address for DL1 2FT:
IntroductionDL1 2FT

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the DL1 2FT postcode area in Darlington.

We've got loads of statistics for DL1 2FT, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsDL1 2FT

What social class do the population of DL1 2FT belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is DL1 2FT 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 2FT from the Census 2011.


  • 19%Children
  • 82%Adults

19% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 11% are aged 76 or more.


  • 32.5%Male
  • 67.5%Female

From the last census, 32.5% of people in DL12FT male, and 67.5% female. Women outnumber men in Haughton West.


  • 13%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 30%DE

According to census records, 13% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 29%SINGLE
  • 47%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DL1 2FT is 29%. Single and 'other' people is 71%.


  • 97%WHITE

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


  • 86.2%WORKING

8.4% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

See all demographics for DL1 2FT

Discover DL1 2FT

People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in DL1 2FT, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 2FT Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around DL1 2FT, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in DL1 2FT

Constituency & Democracy Information


Find out the voting intentions, poll results, your local MP, 2015 election results and voting turnout for your local constituency.

DL1 2FT Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around DL1 2FT reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

DL1 2FT Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DL12FT. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DL1 2FT

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the DL1 2FT area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near DL1 2FT

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to DL1 2FT.

Travel around DL1 2FT

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near DL1 2FT

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the DL1 2FT area.

Taxis near DL1 2FT

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near DL1 2FT, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near DL1 2FT

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 2FT


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around DL1 2FT.

What's on near DL1 2FT

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near DL1 2FT, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near DL1 2FT

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area DL1 2FT.

Hotels near DL1 2FT

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near DL1 2FT, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information DL1 2FT

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 2FT


Find the nearest bank or building society in DL1 2FT. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near DL1 2FT

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the DL1 2FT postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near DL1 2FT



The nearest schools in the DL1 2FT area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near DL1 2FT

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

Shop until you drop at a retail park or shopping centre near here. There's nothing quite like a bit of retail therapy.

Shopping Centres DL1 2FT

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in DL1 2FT


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near DL1 2FT.

Emergencies in DL1 2FT

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in DL1 2FT



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around DL1 2FT. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in DL1 2FT

Your views ofDL1 2FT

Chris H

Monday, May 20, 2024

We don't have any views of Dl12ft right now. If you live in Dl12ft or have visited it, please help us to help others by telling others what you think of this neighbourhood.

Add your view of DL1 2FT

People need your local expertise. If you live in DL1 2FT or have first-hand knowledge of the neighbourhood, please consider sharing your views. It's completely anonymous - all we ask is for your initials.

Your initials
Email (never published)
Your review

Please tell us what you like about the DL1 2FT postcode area, what you don't like, and what it's like to live or work here.

Your opinions on...
Compare Conveyancing Quotes

Essential InformationDL1 2FT

DL12FT Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeDL1 2FT
Postal TownDarlington
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

DL12FT Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 2FT 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 2FT.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington1.3 miles W
Aycliffe4 miles N
Middleton One Row4.1 miles SE
Eryholme4.1 miles S
Croft4.2 miles S
Newton Aycliffe5.3 miles N
Newton Morrell5.6 miles SW
Stockton-on-Tees5.6 miles E
Lucy Cross6 miles W
Aldbrough7.1 miles SW
Bradbury7.6 miles N
Shildon7.7 miles NW
Middleton Tyas7.8 miles SW
Gainford7.9 miles W
Great Smeaton8 miles SE
London219 miles SE
Glasgow138 miles NW
Edinburgh117 miles NW
Cardiff222 miles S
Liverpool98 miles SW
Southampton252 miles S
Saint Ives257 miles S

Middlesbrough man urinated at Far Place Animal Rescue Shop

Darren Cooper, 44, of Park Road, Middlesbrough, appeared at Teesside Magistrates' on May 14, charged with one count of anti-social behaviour.

Northern Echo

Bentley Beetham Everest exhibition at Oriental Museum in Durham

A new exhibition is to mark the centenary of the first Western, and ultimately tragic, attempt to climb Mount Everest.

Northern Echo

Family home and separate cottage in North Yorkshire on sale for 3.45m

A TRULY exceptional property, Crackhill Farm really does have everything even the most discerning or demanding buyer could want, both inside and out, from a wealth of stunning accommodation to sup&hellip

Northern Echo

Hand grenade unearthed in Catterick is on display at library

When nine-year-old Knile Albertson-Prescott started digging while playing in his back garden in Catterick Garrison, he had no idea he would unearth something which would spark a lifelong interest

Northern Echo

The five best places to see bluebells in County Durham

There are not many more beautiful sights than seeing the distinctive blue flowers clumped together - seeming like a carpet of blue on the floor.

Northern Echo

Northumberland coastal cycle route among best in the UK

The Northumberland Coastal Route starting at Bamburgh has been crowned among the UK's top 10 by Big 7 Travel - find out why.

Northern Echo

Five of the best garden centres to visit in County Durham

County Durham is lucky to have so many lovely locations for garden centres, which offer fresh produce, plants, and equipment, a tearoom or coffee shop.

Northern Echo

Man arrested in Auckland colliery for revolting murder of own sister

WILLIAM JACKSON, the most wanted man in the district, whom it was believed it had taken his own life after murdering his sister near Bedale, was apprehended in West Auckland 150 years ago this week af&hellip

Northern Echo

From the Postcode Area blog

Deciphering Crime Rates - a Deep Dive Into UK Postcode Analysis

Deciphering Crime Rates - a Deep Dive Into UK Postcode Analysis

Ever wondered about the crime rate in your UK postcode? You're not alone. We've dug deep into the data, uncovering trends and patterns that'll make your head spin.

Read more

Death of the High Street?

Death of the High Street?

The BBC reports that despite councils' attempts to kurb them, the UK's high streets have seen a huge growth in fast food outlets. Could this mark the death knell for the Great British high street, and what can we do about it to halt its decline?

Read more

Discrimination by Postcode

Discrimination by Postcode

You really couldn't make it up, could you? Some of the country's most vulnerable people are missing out on their weekly £25 Cold Weather Payment, just because the system that's in operation is discriminating against them because payments are based on postcode, rather than geographic location.

Read more

The Redesign is Underway

The Redesign is Underway

Well, the current website was absolutely in dire need of a good redesign - from the ground up. So I set out to pull it all apart and get it up and running again to become the most comprehensive guide to every postcode in the UK. And it's been a long, tough job from start to finish - and quite possibly the biggest project I've ever undertaken.

Read more