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IntroductionDL1 2XU

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

DemographicsDL1 2XU

What social class do the population of DL1 2XU belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is DL1 2XU 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 2XU 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 DL12XU 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 2XU 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 2XU, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 2XU Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 2XU

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

DL1 2XU Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

DL1 2XU Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DL12XU. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DL1 2XU

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 2XU

Travel & Transport



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Travel around DL1 2XU

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near DL1 2XU

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 2XU area.

Taxis near DL1 2XU

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 2XU

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 2XU


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

What's on near DL1 2XU

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 2XU

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near DL1 2XU

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information DL1 2XU

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 2XU


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

Banks near DL1 2XU

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near DL1 2XU



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

Schools near DL1 2XU

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 2XU

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in DL1 2XU


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in DL1 2XU

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 2XU



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

Libraries in DL1 2XU

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DL12XU Postcode Breakdown

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

DL12XU Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 2XU 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 2XU.

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

Four Durham, Darlington, Sunderland drivers appear in court

Four drivers have appeared in court charged with offences including not having a valid driving licence and no insurance.

Northern Echo

Two Durham A19 truck stops given 2.3m for improvement work

The Department for Transport (DfT) has allocated 2.3m in funding to Ron Perry & Son Ltd, two truck stops on the A19 near Hartlepool.

Northern Echo

County Durham toddler was 'forcibly immersed in hot water'

Christina Robinson is on trial accused of murdering her three-year-old son Dwelaniyah at their County Durham home in November 2022. He suffered burns in the weeks before his death.

Northern Echo

Holy Island of Lindisfarne among England's prettiest places

The Holy Island of Lindisfarne in Northumberland, North East has been revealed as one of England's best and prettiest places to visit - find out why.

Northern Echo

Pepsi confirms it is no longer making Pepsi Max Raspberry

Pepsihas confirmed it is no longer making the fan favourite soft drink Pepsi Max Raspberry.

Northern Echo

Miners' Strike 1984 - Durham women behind the miners

With no money to put food on the table or pay bills, the women of the East Durham coalfields knew they would have to get involved to give striking pitmen the stomach to continue picketing.

Northern Echo

Stephen Guy of Durham Miners' Association on the 84-85 strike

As The Northern Echo launches a week of articles to mark the 40th anniversary of the Miners' Strike, Stephen Guy, chairman of the Durham Miners' Association, offers his view and reflects on the impact&hellip

Northern Echo

State pension 900 increase set for April 1 after budget

Chancellor Jeremy Hunt announced plans to honour the triple-lock on state pensions last year, worth up to 900 a year for pensioners

Northern Echo

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