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IntroductionDL1 2QA

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DemographicsDL1 2QA

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


  • 15%Children
  • 85%Adults

15% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 8% are aged 76 or more.


  • 39.2%Male
  • 60.8%Female

From the last census, 39.2% of people in DL12QA male, and 60.8% female. Women outnumber men in Haughton West.


  • 17%AB
  • 59%C2/C2
  • 24%DE

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


  • 29%SINGLE
  • 55%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DL1 2QA is 29%. Single and 'other' people is 72%.


  • 98%WHITE

98% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 88.6%WORKING

5.2% 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 2QA, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 2QA Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 2QA

Constituency & Democracy Information


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DL1 2QA Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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DL1 2QA Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DL12QA. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DL1 2QA

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 2QA

Travel & Transport



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Travel around DL1 2QA

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near DL1 2QA

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near DL1 2QA

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 2QA

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 2QA


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What's on near DL1 2QA

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 2QA

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near DL1 2QA

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information DL1 2QA

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 2QA


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Banks near DL1 2QA

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near DL1 2QA



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

Schools near DL1 2QA

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres DL1 2QA

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in DL1 2QA


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in DL1 2QA

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 2QA



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

Libraries in DL1 2QA

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DL12QA Postcode Breakdown

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

DL12QA Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 2QA 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 2QA.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington1.5 miles SW
Aycliffe3.8 miles N
Middleton One Row4.2 miles SE
Eryholme4.3 miles S
Croft4.4 miles S
Newton Aycliffe5.1 miles N
Stockton-on-Tees5.5 miles E
Newton Morrell5.8 miles SW
Lucy Cross6.1 miles W
Aldbrough7.3 miles SW
Bradbury7.4 miles N
Shildon7.6 miles NW
Gainford7.9 miles W
Middleton Tyas8 miles SW
Sedgefield8 miles NE
London219 miles SE
Glasgow138 miles NW
Edinburgh116 miles NW
Cardiff222 miles S
Liverpool99 miles SW
Southampton252 miles S
Saint Ives257 miles S

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