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

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

DemographicsDL1 2SQ

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


  • 16%Children
  • 85%Adults

16% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 8% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in DL12SQ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Haughton East.


  • 15%AB
  • 55%C2/C2
  • 29%DE

According to census records, 15% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 29%SINGLE
  • 48%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DL1 2SQ is 29%. Single and 'other' people is 71%.


  • 97%WHITE

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


  • 91.1%WORKING

4.7% 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 2SQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 2SQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 2SQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

DL1 2SQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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DL1 2SQ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DL12SQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DL1 2SQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 2SQ

Travel & Transport



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Travel around DL1 2SQ

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near DL1 2SQ

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near DL1 2SQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 2SQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 2SQ


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What's on near DL1 2SQ

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 2SQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near DL1 2SQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information DL1 2SQ

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 2SQ


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Banks near DL1 2SQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near DL1 2SQ



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

Schools near DL1 2SQ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres DL1 2SQ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in DL1 2SQ


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in DL1 2SQ

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 2SQ



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

Libraries in DL1 2SQ

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DL12SQ Postcode Breakdown

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

DL12SQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 2SQ 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 2SQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington2.2 miles W
Middleton One Row3.4 miles SE
Eryholme3.9 miles S
Aycliffe4.4 miles NW
Croft4.5 miles SW
Stockton-on-Tees4.9 miles E
Newton Aycliffe5.7 miles NW
Newton Morrell6.2 miles SW
Lucy Cross6.7 miles W
Yarm7.1 miles E
Yarm On Tees7.1 miles E
Bradbury7.6 miles N
Great Smeaton7.6 miles SE
Aldbrough7.9 miles W
Sedgefield8 miles NE
London219 miles SE
Glasgow139 miles NW
Edinburgh117 miles NW
Cardiff222 miles S
Liverpool99 miles SW
Southampton252 miles S
Saint Ives256 miles S

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A1M Darlington, A19 near Dalton Park, B6278 closed for works

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Stokesley Primary Academy gets grant for playground markings

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The Royal Hotel Whitby has new owners after it is sold

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McDonald's announces new food menu for April 2024- full list

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