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IntroductionDG8 8AT

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the DG8 8AT postcode area in Dumfries.

We've got loads of statistics for DG8 8AT, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsDG8 8AT

What social class do the population of DG8 8AT belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is DG8 8AT in Dumfries, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about DG8 8AT from the Census 2011.


  • 0%Children
  • 0%Adults

0% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 0% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in DG88AT male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Mid Galloway .


  • 0%AB
  • 0%C2/C2
  • 0%DE

According to census records, 0% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 0%SINGLE

The percentage of people who are married in DG8 8AT is 0%. Single and 'other' people is 0%.


  • 0%WHITE

0% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 100%WORKING

0% 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 DG8 8AT, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

DG8 8AT Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around DG8 8AT, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in DG8 8AT

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

DG8 8AT Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around DG8 8AT reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

DG8 8AT Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area DG88AT. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in DG8 8AT

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the DG8 8AT area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near DG8 8AT

Travel & Transport



Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to DG8 8AT.

Travel around DG8 8AT

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 DG8 8AT

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 DG8 8AT area.

Taxis near DG8 8AT

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near DG8 8AT, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near DG8 8AT

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

Events near DG8 8AT


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around DG8 8AT.

What's on near DG8 8AT

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near DG8 8AT, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near DG8 8AT

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area DG8 8AT.

Hotels near DG8 8AT

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near DG8 8AT, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information DG8 8AT

Local Amenities

Banks near DG8 8AT


Find the nearest bank or building society in DG8 8AT. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near DG8 8AT

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the DG8 8AT postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near DG8 8AT



The nearest schools in the DG8 8AT area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near DG8 8AT

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 DG8 8AT

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 DG8 8AT


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near DG8 8AT.

Emergencies in DG8 8AT

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 DG8 8AT



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around DG8 8AT. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in DG8 8AT

Essential InformationDG8 8AT

DG88AT Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeDG8 8AT
Postal TownDumfries
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DG88AT Postal District

Compass Postal District

DG8 8AT postcode is located in the postal town of Dumfries. Dumfries 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 DG8 8AT.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Carleton4.3 miles SW
Port William7.3 miles W
Wigton8.9 miles N
Creetown11.1 miles N
Borgue12 miles E
Mark12.7 miles N
Gillespie14.2 miles W
Newton Stewart15.9 miles N
Kirkcudbright16.6 miles E
Glenluce18.7 miles W
Drummore20 miles W
Bankhead20 miles E
London290 miles SE
Glasgow76 miles N
Edinburgh96 miles NE
Cardiff230 miles SE
Liverpool108 miles SE
Southampton296 miles SE
Saint Ives293 miles SE

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