DL1 2QRLocal Map
Approximate address for DL1 2QR:
IntroductionDL1 2QR

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the DL1 2QR postcode area in Darlington.

We've got loads of statistics for DL1 2QR, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsDL1 2QR

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


  • 0%Male
  • 100%Female

From the last census, 0% of people in DL12QR male, and 100% 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 2QR 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%.

See all demographics for DL1 2QR

Discover DL1 2QR

People and Demographics

People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in DL1 2QR, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 2QR Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 2QR

Constituency & Democracy Information


Find out the voting intentions, poll results, your local MP, 2015 election results and voting turnout for your local constituency.

DL1 2QR Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around DL1 2QR reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

DL1 2QR Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DL12QR. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DL1 2QR

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the DL1 2QR area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near DL1 2QR

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to DL1 2QR.

Travel around DL1 2QR

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near DL1 2QR

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the DL1 2QR area.

Taxis near DL1 2QR

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near DL1 2QR

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 2QR


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around DL1 2QR.

What's on near DL1 2QR

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near DL1 2QR, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near DL1 2QR

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near DL1 2QR

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information DL1 2QR

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 2QR


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

Banks near DL1 2QR

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near DL1 2QR



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

Schools near DL1 2QR

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

Shop until you drop at a retail park or shopping centre near here. There's nothing quite like a bit of retail therapy.

Shopping Centres DL1 2QR

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in DL1 2QR


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in DL1 2QR

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in DL1 2QR



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

Libraries in DL1 2QR

Your views ofDL1 2QR

Chris H

Saturday, December 9, 2023

We don't have any views of Dl12qr right now. If you live in Dl12qr or have visited it, please help us to help others by telling others what you think of this neighbourhood.

Add your view of DL1 2QR

People need your local expertise. If you live in DL1 2QR or have first-hand knowledge of the neighbourhood, please consider sharing your views. It's completely anonymous - all we ask is for your initials.

Your initials
Email (never published)
Your review

Please tell us what you like about the DL1 2QR postcode area, what you don't like, and what it's like to live or work here.

Your opinions on...
Compare Conveyancing Quotes

Essential InformationDL1 2QR

DL12QR Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeDL1 2QR
Postal TownDarlington
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

DL12QR Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 2QR 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 2QR.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington1.5 miles W
Aycliffe3.9 miles N
Middleton One Row4.1 miles SE
Eryholme4.3 miles S
Croft4.4 miles S
Newton Aycliffe5.1 miles N
Stockton-on-Tees5.4 miles E
Newton Morrell5.8 miles SW
Lucy Cross6.1 miles W
Aldbrough7.3 miles SW
Bradbury7.4 miles N
Shildon7.7 miles NW
Gainford8 miles W
Middleton Tyas8 miles SW
Yarm On Tees8 miles E
London219 miles SE
Glasgow138 miles NW
Edinburgh117 miles NW
Cardiff222 miles S
Liverpool99 miles SW
Southampton252 miles S
Saint Ives257 miles S

County Durham Together Awards 2023 held at Hardwick Hall

The great and the good of County Durham were last night celebrated for their incredible contributions to our region - see the full list of winners here.

Northern Echo

North East figures from Drinkaware's Annual Monitor

Three in five drinkers in the North East, some 59 per cent, feel that England has an unhealthy relationship with alcohol.

Northern Echo

Owners of Lovage restaurant open Osters in Gosforth

Osters has been launched at Newcastle's Gosforth High Street by the team behind the celebrated Lovage venue in Jesmond.

Northern Echo

Darlington's Babul's to open on Christmas Day for the needy

Babul's in Darlington is opening its doors on Christmas Day for those who need a warm space and some hot food.

Northern Echo

Deal or No Deal: Contestant's lucky 50p makes him 1p profit

ITV's Deal or No Deal returned to our screens tonight, December 7 with another big drama for host Stephen Mulhern and contestants.

Northern Echo

British Beer and Pub Association on 900m boost for region

North East drinkers raising a Christmas pint should enjoy the taste of supporting 36,000 local jobs in breweries, bars and supply chains which pay 558 million in wages and contribute 900 million to &hellip

Northern Echo

Vespa Italian Restaurant Jarrow fined for illegal workers

North East businesses have been fined thousands of pounds after they were found to be employing illegal workers at the start of this year.

Northern Echo

Gas-like smell over Middlesbrough, Stockton and Hartlepool

The gas board has received a "high proportion" of calls about a gas-like odour hanging over Teesside.

Northern Echo

From the Postcode Area blog

Deciphering Crime Rates - a Deep Dive Into UK Postcode Analysis

Deciphering Crime Rates - a Deep Dive Into UK Postcode Analysis

Ever wondered about the crime rate in your UK postcode? You're not alone. We've dug deep into the data, uncovering trends and patterns that'll make your head spin.

Read more

Death of the High Street?

Death of the High Street?

The BBC reports that despite councils' attempts to kurb them, the UK's high streets have seen a huge growth in fast food outlets. Could this mark the death knell for the Great British high street, and what can we do about it to halt its decline?

Read more

Discrimination by Postcode

Discrimination by Postcode

You really couldn't make it up, could you? Some of the country's most vulnerable people are missing out on their weekly £25 Cold Weather Payment, just because the system that's in operation is discriminating against them because payments are based on postcode, rather than geographic location.

Read more

The Redesign is Underway

The Redesign is Underway

Well, the current website was absolutely in dire need of a good redesign - from the ground up. So I set out to pull it all apart and get it up and running again to become the most comprehensive guide to every postcode in the UK. And it's been a long, tough job from start to finish - and quite possibly the biggest project I've ever undertaken.

Read more