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IntroductionDL1 2LU

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DemographicsDL1 2LU

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


  • 62.5%Male
  • 37.5%Female

From the last census, 62.5% of people in DL12LU male, and 37.5% 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 2LU 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 2LU, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 2LU Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 2LU

Constituency & Democracy Information


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Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


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Sunrise/sunset in DL1 2LU

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 2LU

Travel & Transport



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Traffic and Travel Reports

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Traffic near DL1 2LU

Taxis and Minicabs

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Taxis near DL1 2LU

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 2LU

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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What's on near DL1 2LU

Local Attractions


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Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

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Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information DL1 2LU

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 2LU


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Banks near DL1 2LU

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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Cach Machines near DL1 2LU



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

Schools near DL1 2LU

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in DL1 2LU

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 2LU



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Libraries in DL1 2LU

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DL12LU Postcode Breakdown

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

DL12LU Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 2LU 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 2LU.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington1.1 miles W
Eryholme3.6 miles SE
Croft3.6 miles S
Middleton One Row3.7 miles E
Aycliffe4.6 miles N
Newton Morrell5.1 miles SW
Lucy Cross5.6 miles W
Newton Aycliffe5.9 miles N
Stockton-on-Tees6 miles E
Aldbrough6.7 miles W
Middleton Tyas7.3 miles SW
Great Smeaton7.5 miles SE
Gainford7.9 miles W
Yarm7.9 miles E
Yarm On Tees7.9 miles E
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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