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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the DA7 4LJ postcode area in Dartford.

We've got loads of statistics for DA7 4LJ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsDA7 4LJ

What social class do the population of DA7 4LJ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is DA7 4LJ in Dartford, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about DA7 4LJ from the Census 2011.


  • 19%Children
  • 81%Adults

19% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 13% are aged 76 or more.


  • 44.1%Male
  • 55.9%Female

From the last census, 44.1% of people in DA74LJ male, and 55.9% female. Women outnumber men in Christchurch.


  • 22%AB
  • 63%C2/C2
  • 15%DE

According to census records, 22% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 32%SINGLE
  • 46%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DA7 4LJ is 32%. Single and 'other' people is 68%.


  • 87%WHITE
  • 11%NON-WHITE

87% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 89.3%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 DA7 4LJ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DA7 4LJ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around DA7 4LJ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in DA7 4LJ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

DA7 4LJ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around DA7 4LJ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

DA7 4LJ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DA74LJ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DA7 4LJ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the DA7 4LJ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near DA7 4LJ

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to DA7 4LJ.

Travel around DA7 4LJ

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 DA7 4LJ

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 DA7 4LJ area.

Taxis near DA7 4LJ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near DA7 4LJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near DA7 4LJ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DA7 4LJ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around DA7 4LJ.

What's on near DA7 4LJ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near DA7 4LJ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near DA7 4LJ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area DA7 4LJ.

Hotels near DA7 4LJ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near DA7 4LJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information DA7 4LJ

Local Amenities

Banks near DA7 4LJ


Find the nearest bank or building society in DA7 4LJ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near DA7 4LJ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the DA7 4LJ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near DA7 4LJ



The nearest schools in the DA7 4LJ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near DA7 4LJ

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 DA7 4LJ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in DA7 4LJ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near DA7 4LJ.

Emergencies in DA7 4LJ

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 DA7 4LJ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around DA7 4LJ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in DA7 4LJ

Essential InformationDA7 4LJ

DA74LJ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeDA7 4LJ
Postal TownDartford
Ward Name
CountyOuter London
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

DA74LJ Postal District

Compass Postal District

DA7 4LJ postcode is located in the postal town of Dartford. Dartford 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 DA7 4LJ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Bexleyheath1 miles S
Belvedere1.4 miles N
Bexley2.1 miles S
Welling2.2 miles W
Woolwich2.4 miles E
Erith2.7 miles E
Plumstead3 miles W
Rainham3 miles NE
Dartford3.2 miles E
Sidcup3.5 miles SW
Purfleet4 miles E
Wilmington4 miles SE
North Woolwich4.2 miles NW
Eltham4.2 miles W
West Thurrock4.5 miles E
London12 miles W
Glasgow347 miles NW
Edinburgh336 miles NW
Cardiff144 miles W
Liverpool187 miles NW
Southampton78 miles W
Saint Ives96 miles W

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