13,023TOTAL POPULATION
5,766HOUSEHOLDS
5.3%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£53,040AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
DA9 POSTCODE REGION

Dartford (DA9)

The DA9 postcode area is located in the Dartford postcode town region, within the county of Kent, and contains a total of 362 individual postcodes.

There are 10 electoral wards in the DA9 postcode area, including Belvedere, Bexley, Bexleyheath, Dartford, Erith, Gravesend, Greenhithe, Longfield, Sidcup, Swanscombe, Welling, which come under the local authority of the Dartford Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 20% of people in DA9 are classed as having an AB social grade, (i.e. 'white-collar' middle-upper class), compared to 27% across the UK.

This does not mean that the people of DA9 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 90%WORKING
  • 10%UNEMPLOYED

10% of people in DA9 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 20%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 23%DE

According to census records, 20% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 81%WHITE
  • 19%NON-WHITE

81% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

DA9Kent

Kent

The county of Kent

DA9 is located in the county of Kent, in England.

Kent has a total population of 1,820,400, making it the 6th largest county in the UK.

Kent has a total area of 1443 square miles, and a population density of 486 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

DA9 Electoral Wards

The postal region of DA9, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Belvedere
Bexley
Bexleyheath
Dartford
Erith
Gravesend
Greenhithe
Longfield
Sidcup
Swanscombe
Welling
Kent Postal Town Map
Outward CodeDA9
Postal TownDartford
MSOA NameDartford 002
LSOA NameDartford 002A
CountyKent
RegionKent
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityDartford
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation
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Click on an 'outward' code for more information. For example, the outward postcode page 'EC2M' will give you an alphabetical list covering all postcodes located in the region, from 'EC2M 1BB' through to 'EC2M 7YA'.

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