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IntroductionDA7 6RU

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the DA7 6RU postcode area in Dartford.

We've got loads of statistics for DA7 6RU, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsDA7 6RU

What social class do the population of DA7 6RU belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is DA7 6RU 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 6RU from the Census 2011.


  • 22%Children
  • 78%Adults

22% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 5% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in DA76RU male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Barnehurst.


  • 18%AB
  • 67%C2/C2
  • 14%DE

According to census records, 18% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 37%SINGLE
  • 47%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DA7 6RU is 37%. Single and 'other' people is 63%.


  • 90%WHITE
  • 10%NON-WHITE

90% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 93.8%WORKING

2.3% 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 6RU, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DA7 6RU Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around DA7 6RU, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in DA7 6RU

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

DA7 6RU Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around DA7 6RU reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

DA7 6RU Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DA76RU. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DA7 6RU

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the DA7 6RU area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near DA7 6RU

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to DA7 6RU.

Travel around DA7 6RU

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 6RU

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 6RU area.

Taxis near DA7 6RU

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near DA7 6RU, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near DA7 6RU

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DA7 6RU


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around DA7 6RU.

What's on near DA7 6RU

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near DA7 6RU, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near DA7 6RU

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area DA7 6RU.

Hotels near DA7 6RU

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near DA7 6RU, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information DA7 6RU

Local Amenities

Banks near DA7 6RU


Find the nearest bank or building society in DA7 6RU. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near DA7 6RU

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the DA7 6RU postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near DA7 6RU



The nearest schools in the DA7 6RU area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near DA7 6RU

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 6RU

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in DA7 6RU


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near DA7 6RU.

Emergencies in DA7 6RU

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 6RU



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around DA7 6RU. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in DA7 6RU

Essential InformationDA7 6RU

DA76RU Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeDA7 6RU
Postal TownDartford
Ward Name
CountyOuter London
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

DA76RU Postal District

Compass Postal District

DA7 6RU 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 6RU.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Woolwich1 miles E
Bexleyheath1.5 miles SW
Erith1.7 miles NE
Belvedere1.8 miles NW
Dartford2 miles E
Bexley2.4 miles SW
Rainham2.5 miles N
Purfleet2.8 miles E
West Thurrock3.1 miles E
Aveley3.4 miles E
Wilmington3.4 miles SE
Welling3.5 miles W
Belhus4 miles NE
Sidcup4.2 miles SW
Plumstead4.3 miles W
London13 miles W
Glasgow347 miles NW
Edinburgh336 miles NW
Cardiff145 miles W
Liverpool188 miles NW
Southampton79 miles W
Saint Ives97 miles W

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