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DemographicsDL1 2GQ

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


  • 19%Children
  • 80%Adults

19% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 4% are aged 76 or more.


  • 44.4%Male
  • 55.6%Female

From the last census, 44.4% of people in DL12GQ male, and 55.6% female. Women outnumber men in North Road.


  • 17%AB
  • 55%C2/C2
  • 28%DE

According to census records, 17% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 32%SINGLE
  • 51%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DL1 2GQ is 32%. Single and 'other' people is 67%.


  • 94%WHITE

94% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 88.3%WORKING

4.1% 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 2GQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 2GQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 2GQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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DL1 2GQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


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Sunrise/sunset in DL1 2GQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 2GQ

Travel & Transport



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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near DL1 2GQ

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near DL1 2GQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 2GQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 2GQ


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What's on near DL1 2GQ

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 2GQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near DL1 2GQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information DL1 2GQ

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 2GQ


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Banks near DL1 2GQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near DL1 2GQ



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

Schools near DL1 2GQ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres DL1 2GQ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in DL1 2GQ


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in DL1 2GQ

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 2GQ



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

Libraries in DL1 2GQ

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DL12GQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeDL1 2GQ
Postal TownDarlington
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Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

DL12GQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 2GQ 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 2GQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington1.2 miles SW
Aycliffe3.8 miles N
Croft4.3 miles S
Eryholme4.4 miles SE
Middleton One Row4.4 miles SE
Newton Aycliffe5.1 miles N
Newton Morrell5.5 miles SW
Lucy Cross5.8 miles W
Stockton-on-Tees5.8 miles E
Aldbrough7 miles SW
Shildon7.4 miles NW
Bradbury7.5 miles N
Gainford7.6 miles W
Middleton Tyas7.8 miles SW
Forcett8.2 miles W
London219 miles SE
Glasgow138 miles NW
Edinburgh116 miles NW
Cardiff222 miles S
Liverpool98 miles SW
Southampton252 miles S
Saint Ives257 miles S

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