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DemographicsDL1 2XT

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


  • 24%Children
  • 77%Adults

24% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 5% are aged 76 or more.


  • 47.4%Male
  • 52.6%Female

From the last census, 47.4% of people in DL12XT male, and 52.6% female. Women outnumber men in Heighington and Coniscliffe.


  • 36%AB
  • 54%C2/C2
  • 10%DE

According to census records, 36% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 20%SINGLE
  • 63%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DL1 2XT is 20%. Single and 'other' people is 79%.


  • 97%WHITE

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


  • 93.2%WORKING

2.5% 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 2XT, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 2XT Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 2XT

Constituency & Democracy Information


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DL1 2XT Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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DL1 2XT Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DL12XT. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DL1 2XT

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 2XT

Travel & Transport



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Travel around DL1 2XT

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near DL1 2XT

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near DL1 2XT

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 2XT

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 2XT


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What's on near DL1 2XT

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 2XT

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near DL1 2XT

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information DL1 2XT

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 2XT


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Banks near DL1 2XT

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near DL1 2XT



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

Schools near DL1 2XT

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in DL1 2XT

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 2XT



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

Libraries in DL1 2XT

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DL12XT Postcode Breakdown

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

DL12XT Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 2XT 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 2XT.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Gainford2.7 miles W
Lucy Cross2.7 miles S
Caldwell3.6 miles W
Forcett3.7 miles SW
Aldbrough3.9 miles S
Newton Morrell4.1 miles SE
Darlington4.1 miles E
Hilton4.5 miles NW
Great Hutton5.5 miles W
Croft5.6 miles E
Wycliffe6.1 miles W
Middleton Tyas6.2 miles S
Aycliffe6.4 miles NE
Shildon6.6 miles N
Newton Aycliffe6.8 miles NE
London220 miles SE
Glasgow134 miles NW
Edinburgh114 miles NW
Cardiff220 miles S
Liverpool95 miles SW
Southampton252 miles S
Saint Ives256 miles S

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