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DemographicsDL1 2JY

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


  • 19%Children
  • 81%Adults

19% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 8% are aged 76 or more.


  • 69.2%Male
  • 30.8%Female

From the last census, 69.2% of people in DL12JY male, and 30.8% female. Men outnumber women in Central.


  • 10%AB
  • 53%C2/C2
  • 37%DE

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


  • 41%SINGLE
  • 34%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DL1 2JY is 41%. Single and 'other' people is 58%.


  • 97%WHITE

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


  • 87.1%WORKING

8.4% 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 2JY, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 2JY Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 2JY

Constituency & Democracy Information


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DL1 2JY Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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DL1 2JY Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DL12JY. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DL1 2JY

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 2JY

Travel & Transport



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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near DL1 2JY

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near DL1 2JY

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 2JY

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 2JY


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What's on near DL1 2JY

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 2JY

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near DL1 2JY

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information DL1 2JY

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 2JY


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

Banks near DL1 2JY

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near DL1 2JY



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

Schools near DL1 2JY

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres DL1 2JY

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in DL1 2JY


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in DL1 2JY

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 2JY



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

Libraries in DL1 2JY

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DL12JY Postcode Breakdown

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

DL12JY Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 2JY 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 2JY.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington1.3 miles W
Eryholme3.5 miles S
Middleton One Row3.6 miles E
Croft3.7 miles SW
Aycliffe4.7 miles N
Newton Morrell5.2 miles SW
Lucy Cross5.8 miles W
Stockton-on-Tees5.9 miles E
Newton Aycliffe5.9 miles N
Aldbrough6.9 miles W
Middleton Tyas7.4 miles SW
Great Smeaton7.4 miles SE
Yarm On Tees7.8 miles E
Yarm7.8 miles E
Gainford8 miles W
London218 miles SE
Glasgow138 miles NW
Edinburgh117 miles NW
Cardiff221 miles S
Liverpool98 miles SW
Southampton251 miles S
Saint Ives256 miles S

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