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IntroductionDY2 9LQ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the DY2 9LQ postcode area in Dudley.

We've got loads of statistics for DY2 9LQ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsDY2 9LQ

What social class do the population of DY2 9LQ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is DY2 9LQ in Dudley, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about DY2 9LQ from the Census 2011.


  • 18%Children
  • 81%Adults

18% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 6% are aged 76 or more.


  • 45%Male
  • 55%Female

From the last census, 45% of people in DY29LQ male, and 55% female. Women outnumber men in Netherton, Woodside and St Andrews.


  • 11%AB
  • 57%C2/C2
  • 32%DE

According to census records, 11% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 41%SINGLE
  • 42%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in DY2 9LQ is 41%. Single and 'other' people is 58%.


  • 89%WHITE
  • 10%NON-WHITE

89% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 88.5%WORKING

6% 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 DY2 9LQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DY2 9LQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around DY2 9LQ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in DY2 9LQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

DY2 9LQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around DY2 9LQ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

DY2 9LQ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DY29LQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DY2 9LQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the DY2 9LQ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near DY2 9LQ

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to DY2 9LQ.

Travel around DY2 9LQ

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 DY2 9LQ

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 DY2 9LQ area.

Taxis near DY2 9LQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near DY2 9LQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near DY2 9LQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DY2 9LQ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around DY2 9LQ.

What's on near DY2 9LQ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near DY2 9LQ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near DY2 9LQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area DY2 9LQ.

Hotels near DY2 9LQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near DY2 9LQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information DY2 9LQ

Local Amenities

Banks near DY2 9LQ


Find the nearest bank or building society in DY2 9LQ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near DY2 9LQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the DY2 9LQ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near DY2 9LQ



The nearest schools in the DY2 9LQ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near DY2 9LQ

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 DY2 9LQ

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 DY2 9LQ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near DY2 9LQ.

Emergencies in DY2 9LQ

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 DY2 9LQ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around DY2 9LQ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in DY2 9LQ

Essential InformationDY2 9LQ

DY29LQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeDY2 9LQ
Postal TownDudley
Ward Name
CountyWest Midlands
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

DY29LQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

DY2 9LQ postcode is located in the postal town of Dudley. Dudley 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 DY2 9LQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Rowley0.2 miles SE
Rowley Regis0.2 miles SE
Netherton0.6 miles W
Dudley1.1 miles NW
Sleightholme1.3 miles S
Brierley Hill2 miles W
Tipton2.2 miles N
Woodside2.2 miles W
Oldbury2.4 miles E
Cradley2.6 miles S
Quinton2.6 miles E
Halesowen2.6 miles SE
Stourbridge3 miles W
Smethwick3.1 miles E
West Bromwich3.6 miles E
London108 miles E
Glasgow246 miles NW
Edinburgh243 miles N
Cardiff84 miles SW
Liverpool75 miles NW
Southampton113 miles SE
Saint Ives115 miles S

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