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IntroductionDL1 2WY

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

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

DemographicsDL1 2WY

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


  • 14%Children
  • 87%Adults

14% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in DL12WY male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Central.


  • 15%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 33%DE

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


  • 49%SINGLE
  • 19%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DL1 2WY is 49%. Single and 'other' people is 51%.


  • 96%WHITE

96% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 84.2%WORKING

9.8% 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 2WY, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 2WY Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 2WY

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

DL1 2WY Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

DL1 2WY Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DL12WY. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DL1 2WY

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 2WY

Travel & Transport



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Travel around DL1 2WY

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near DL1 2WY

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 2WY area.

Taxis near DL1 2WY

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 2WY

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 2WY


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

What's on near DL1 2WY

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 2WY

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near DL1 2WY

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information DL1 2WY

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 2WY


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

Banks near DL1 2WY

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near DL1 2WY



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

Schools near DL1 2WY

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres DL1 2WY

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in DL1 2WY


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in DL1 2WY

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 2WY



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

Libraries in DL1 2WY

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DL12WY Postcode Breakdown

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

DL12WY Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 2WY 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 2WY.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington1 miles NW
Croft2.8 miles S
Eryholme3 miles SE
Middleton One Row3.7 miles E
Newton Morrell4.3 miles SW
Lucy Cross4.9 miles W
Aycliffe5.4 miles N
Aldbrough6 miles W
Middleton Tyas6.4 miles SW
Newton Aycliffe6.6 miles N
Stockton-on-Tees6.8 miles E
Great Smeaton7 miles SE
Forcett7.5 miles W
Gainford7.6 miles W
Birkby7.8 miles SE
London218 miles SE
Glasgow139 miles NW
Edinburgh118 miles NW
Cardiff221 miles S
Liverpool97 miles SW
Southampton250 miles S
Saint Ives255 miles S

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