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DemographicsDL1 3LY

What social class do the population of DL1 3LY belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is DL1 3LY 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 3LY from the Census 2011.


  • 16%Children
  • 84%Adults

16% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 9% are aged 76 or more.


  • 33.3%Male
  • 66.7%Female

From the last census, 33.3% of people in DL13LY male, and 66.7% female. Women outnumber men in Sadberge and Whessoe.


  • 28%AB
  • 58%C2/C2
  • 14%DE

According to census records, 28% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 23%SINGLE
  • 60%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DL1 3LY is 23%. Single and 'other' people is 77%.


  • 98%WHITE

98% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 91.5%WORKING

2.7% 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 3LY, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DL1 3LY Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around DL1 3LY, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in DL1 3LY

Constituency & Democracy Information


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DL1 3LY Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


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Sunrise/sunset in DL1 3LY

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near DL1 3LY

Travel & Transport



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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near DL1 3LY

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near DL1 3LY

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near DL1 3LY

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DL1 3LY


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What's on near DL1 3LY

Local Attractions


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Attractions near DL1 3LY

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area DL1 3LY.

Hotels near DL1 3LY

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information DL1 3LY

Local Amenities

Banks near DL1 3LY


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Banks near DL1 3LY

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the DL1 3LY postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near DL1 3LY



The nearest schools in the DL1 3LY area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near DL1 3LY

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 3LY

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in DL1 3LY



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around DL1 3LY. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in DL1 3LY

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DL13LY Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeDL1 3LY
Postal TownDarlington
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Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

DL13LY Postal District

Compass Postal District

DL1 3LY 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 3LY.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Aycliffe1.4 miles N
Newton Aycliffe2.6 miles N
Darlington3.2 miles S
Shildon5.2 miles NW
Bradbury5.4 miles NE
Stockton-on-Tees5.7 miles E
Sedgefield6.5 miles NE
Bishop Auckland6.5 miles NW
Middleton One Row6.6 miles SE
Croft6.7 miles S
Eryholme6.9 miles SE
Lucy Cross7 miles SW
Ferryhill7.2 miles N
Kirk Merrington7.2 miles N
Newton Morrell7.3 miles SW
London222 miles SE
Glasgow136 miles NW
Edinburgh114 miles NW
Cardiff224 miles S
Liverpool100 miles SW
Southampton254 miles S
Saint Ives259 miles S

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