ZoomLocal Neighbourhood ReportNEIGHBOURHOOD REPORT
DE72 2BBLocal Map
Approximate address for DE72 2BB:
IntroductionDE72 2BB

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the DE72 2BB postcode area in Derby.

We've got loads of statistics for DE72 2BB, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsDE72 2BB

What social class do the population of DE72 2BB belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is DE72 2BB in Derby, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about DE72 2BB from the Census 2011.


  • 20%Children
  • 81%Adults

20% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 10% are aged 76 or more.


  • 44.7%Male
  • 55.3%Female

From the last census, 44.7% of people in DE722BB male, and 55.3% female. Women outnumber men in Aston.


  • 45%AB
  • 47%C2/C2
  • 9%DE

According to census records, 45% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 19%SINGLE
  • 63%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DE72 2BB is 19%. Single and 'other' people is 81%.


  • 99%WHITE

99% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 92.9%WORKING

2.4% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

See all demographics for DE72 2BB

Discover DE72 2BB

People and Demographics

DE72 2BB
People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in DE72 2BB, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DE72 2BB Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around DE72 2BB, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in DE72 2BB

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

DE72 2BB Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around DE72 2BB reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

DE72 2BB Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DE722BB. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DE72 2BB

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the DE72 2BB area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near DE72 2BB

Travel & Transport

DE72 2BB


Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to DE72 2BB.

Travel around DE72 2BB

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 DE72 2BB

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 DE72 2BB area.

Taxis near DE72 2BB

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near DE72 2BB, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near DE72 2BB

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

DE72 2BB
Events near DE72 2BB


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around DE72 2BB.

What's on near DE72 2BB

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near DE72 2BB, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near DE72 2BB

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area DE72 2BB.

Hotels near DE72 2BB

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near DE72 2BB, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information DE72 2BB

Local Amenities

DE72 2BB
Banks near DE72 2BB


Find the nearest bank or building society in DE72 2BB. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near DE72 2BB

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the DE72 2BB postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near DE72 2BB



The nearest schools in the DE72 2BB area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near DE72 2BB

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 DE72 2BB

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 DE72 2BB


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near DE72 2BB.

Emergencies in DE72 2BB

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 DE72 2BB



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around DE72 2BB. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in DE72 2BB

Essential InformationDE72 2BB

DE722BB Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeDE72 2BB
Postal TownDerby
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Significant Rural (rural including hub towns 26-49%)

DE722BB Postal District

Compass Postal District

DE72 2BB postcode is located in the postal town of Derby. Derby 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 DE72 2BB.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Chellaston1.8 miles W
Weston-on-Trent1.9 miles S
Shardlow1.9 miles E
Sponden2.8 miles N
Borrowash2.8 miles N
Draycott2.9 miles E
Castle Donington3.1 miles E
Castle Donnington3.1 miles E
Melbourne3.4 miles SW
Normanton4.1 miles W
Chaddesden4.3 miles NW
Diseworth4.8 miles SE
Risley5 miles NE
Breedon5.3 miles S
Tonge5.3 miles S
London109 miles SE
Glasgow233 miles NW
Edinburgh225 miles N
Cardiff122 miles SW
Liverpool77 miles W
Southampton135 miles S
Saint Ives141 miles S

From the Postcode Area blog

Death of the High Street?

Death of the High Street?

The BBC reports that despite councils' attempts to kurb them, the UK's high streets have seen a huge growth in fast food outlets. Could this mark the death knell for the Great British high street, and what can we do about it to halt its decline?

Read more

Discrimination by Postcode

Discrimination by Postcode

You really couldn't make it up, could you? Some of the country's most vulnerable people are missing out on their weekly £25 Cold Weather Payment, just because the system that's in operation is discriminating against them because payments are based on postcode, rather than geographic location.

Read more

The Redesign is Underway

The Redesign is Underway

Well, the current website was absolutely in dire need of a good redesign - from the ground up. So I set out to pull it all apart and get it up and running again to become the most comprehensive guide to every postcode in the UK. And it's been a long, tough job from start to finish - and quite possibly the biggest project I've ever undertaken.

Read more

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

No wonder the younger generation are getting more and more frustrated with money - new research has revealed that even with a 10% deposit, 25-34 year olds are struggling to afford even the CHEAPEST houses on the market. Is there a solution to the 'impossible challenge'?

Read more