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

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

DemographicsDL1 2YQ

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


  • 19%Children
  • 80%Adults

19% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 4% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in DL12YQ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in North Road.


  • 17%AB
  • 55%C2/C2
  • 28%DE

According to census records, 17% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 32%SINGLE
  • 51%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DL1 2YQ is 32%. Single and 'other' people is 67%.


  • 94%WHITE

94% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 88.3%WORKING

4.1% 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 2YQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 2YQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in DL1 2YQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

DL1 2YQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

DL1 2YQ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DL12YQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DL1 2YQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 2YQ

Travel & Transport



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Travel around DL1 2YQ

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 2YQ

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 2YQ area.

Taxis near DL1 2YQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near DL1 2YQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 2YQ


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

What's on near DL1 2YQ

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 2YQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near DL1 2YQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information DL1 2YQ

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 2YQ


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

Banks near DL1 2YQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near DL1 2YQ



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

Schools near DL1 2YQ

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 2YQ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in DL1 2YQ


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in DL1 2YQ

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 2YQ



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

Libraries in DL1 2YQ

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DL12YQ Postcode Breakdown

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

DL12YQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 2YQ 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 2YQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Darlington1.1 miles SW
Aycliffe4 miles N
Croft4.2 miles S
Eryholme4.2 miles SE
Middleton One Row4.3 miles E
Newton Aycliffe5.2 miles N
Newton Morrell5.4 miles SW
Lucy Cross5.7 miles W
Stockton-on-Tees5.8 miles E
Aldbrough6.9 miles SW
Shildon7.6 miles NW
Gainford7.6 miles W
Bradbury7.7 miles N
Middleton Tyas7.7 miles SW
Forcett8.1 miles W
London219 miles SE
Glasgow138 miles NW
Edinburgh116 miles NW
Cardiff222 miles S
Liverpool98 miles SW
Southampton252 miles S
Saint Ives257 miles S

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

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AGLOW at Auckland Castle cancelled due to forecast rain

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Two men in court for Hartlepool vehicle interference charges

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