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IntroductionDE72 3QX

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the DE72 3QX postcode area in Derby.

We've got loads of statistics for DE72 3QX, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsDE72 3QX

What social class do the population of DE72 3QX belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is DE72 3QX 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 3QX from the Census 2011.


  • 17%Children
  • 83%Adults

17% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 9% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in DE723QX male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Draycott.


  • 23%AB
  • 54%C2/C2
  • 23%DE

According to census records, 23% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 26%SINGLE
  • 53%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DE72 3QX is 26%. Single and 'other' people is 73%.


  • 97%WHITE

97% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 91.8%WORKING

2.7% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in DE72 3QX, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DE72 3QX Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around DE72 3QX, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in DE72 3QX

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

DE72 3QX Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around DE72 3QX reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

DE72 3QX Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DE723QX. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DE72 3QX

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the DE72 3QX area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near DE72 3QX

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to DE72 3QX.

Travel around DE72 3QX

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 3QX

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 3QX area.

Taxis near DE72 3QX

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near DE72 3QX, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near DE72 3QX

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near DE72 3QX


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around DE72 3QX.

What's on near DE72 3QX

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near DE72 3QX, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near DE72 3QX

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area DE72 3QX.

Hotels near DE72 3QX

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near DE72 3QX, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information DE72 3QX

Local Amenities

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Banks near DE72 3QX


Find the nearest bank or building society in DE72 3QX. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near DE72 3QX

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the DE72 3QX postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near DE72 3QX



The nearest schools in the DE72 3QX area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near DE72 3QX

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 3QX

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 3QX


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near DE72 3QX.

Emergencies in DE72 3QX

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 3QX



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around DE72 3QX. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in DE72 3QX

Essential InformationDE72 3QX

DE723QX Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeDE72 3QX
Postal TownDerby
Ward Name
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Minor Conurbation

DE723QX Postal District

Compass Postal District

DE72 3QX 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 3QX.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Draycott0.9 miles SE
Borrowash1.6 miles W
Risley2 miles NE
Sponden2.3 miles W
Stanton2.5 miles NE
Dale Abbey2.8 miles N
Shardlow3 miles S
Sandiacre3.1 miles E
Long Eaton3.4 miles E
Chaddesden4 miles W
Stanley4.2 miles NW
Castle Donington4.2 miles S
Castle Donnington4.2 miles S
Chellaston4.7 miles SW
Weston-on-Trent4.7 miles SW
London110 miles SE
Glasgow232 miles NW
Edinburgh223 miles NW
Cardiff125 miles SW
Liverpool77 miles W
Southampton138 miles S
Saint Ives144 miles S

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