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DemographicsDL1 2QL

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


  • 20%Children
  • 80%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 13% are aged 76 or more.


  • 48.8%Male
  • 51.2%Female

From the last census, 48.8% of people in DL12QL male, and 51.2% female. Women outnumber men in Haughton West.


  • 7%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 42%DE

According to census records, 7% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 31%SINGLE
  • 38%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DL1 2QL is 31%. Single and 'other' people is 68%.


  • 98%WHITE

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


  • 86.9%WORKING

8.6% 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 2QL, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 2QL Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 2QL

Constituency & Democracy Information


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DL1 2QL Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


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Sunrise/sunset in DL1 2QL

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 2QL

Travel & Transport



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Travel around DL1 2QL

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near DL1 2QL

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near DL1 2QL

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 2QL

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 2QL


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What's on near DL1 2QL

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 2QL

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near DL1 2QL

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information DL1 2QL

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 2QL


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Banks near DL1 2QL

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near DL1 2QL



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

Schools near DL1 2QL

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres DL1 2QL

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in DL1 2QL


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in DL1 2QL

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 2QL



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

Libraries in DL1 2QL

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DL12QL Postcode Breakdown

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

DL12QL Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 2QL 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 2QL.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington1.6 miles W
Middleton One Row4 miles SE
Aycliffe4 miles N
Eryholme4.2 miles S
Croft4.4 miles SW
Newton Aycliffe5.3 miles N
Stockton-on-Tees5.3 miles E
Newton Morrell5.8 miles SW
Lucy Cross6.2 miles W
Aldbrough7.4 miles SW
Bradbury7.5 miles N
Shildon7.8 miles NW
Yarm7.9 miles E
Yarm On Tees7.9 miles E
Great Smeaton8 miles SE
London219 miles SE
Glasgow138 miles NW
Edinburgh117 miles NW
Cardiff222 miles S
Liverpool99 miles SW
Southampton252 miles S
Saint Ives257 miles S

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