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Dundee (DD2)

The DD2 postcode area is located in the Dundee postcode town region, within the county of Angus, and contains a total of 1586 individual postcodes.

There are 26 electoral wards in the DD2 postcode area, including Arbroath, Brechin, Carnoustie, Dundee, Forfar, Kirriemuir, Montrose, Newport-On-Tay, Tayport which come under the local authority of the Dundee City Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 0% of people in DD2 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 DD2 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.

DD2 postcode is part of the city of Dundee and covers part of the West End, Downfield, and Linlathen areas of the city. DD2 is one of the most admired and sought-after postcodes in the city and its residents benefit from excellent transport links, great local amenities and fabulous recreational facilities.

The West End has developed a reputation as one of the most vibrant and desirable parts of Dundee, with some of the city's best amenities and entertainment venues. The area has a selection of popular pubs, restaurants and local shops that give it a unique atmosphere. The West End is known for its excellent transport links, with frequent bus and train services allowing for easy access to the rest of Dundee and beyond.

Downfield and Linlathen also benefit from the excellent transport options and many of their residents work and socialise in the city centre. However, the area also offers much in the way of recreation and leisure. There is Hilltown Park, which is a perfect spot for dog-walkers, while nearby Camperdown Park hosts a variety of sporting activities, gardens and an impressive water feature.

Homeowners within the DD2 postcode enjoy a range of benefits and conveniences. Not only are there many supermarkets and convenience stores, but the area has several excellent schools and colleges, including some of Dundee's highest achieving and well-respected institutions. In addition, there is an abundance of parks, playing fields and outdoor activities - all within easy reach of the city centre.

DD2 postcode is an excellent place to live and work. It has all the amenities and transport links of the city centre but with a quieter and calmer atmosphere. Many of the streets are lined with mature trees and beautiful gardens, as well as an abundance of parks and green spaces, creating a highly-desired residential environment.

Postcode Disclaimer notice



  • 100%WORKING

0% of people in DD2 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.


  • 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%WHITE
  • 100%NON-WHITE

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

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The county of Angus

DD2 is located in the county of Angus, in Scotland.

Angus has a total population of 0, making it the largest county in the UK.

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

Angus Postal Town Map
Outward CodeDD2
Postal TownDundee
MSOA NameWestend
Local AuthorityDundee City
Area ClassificationUnclassified

DD2 Electoral Wards

The postal region of DD2, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Denhead of Gray
East Mains
Kirkton of Auchterhouse
Mains of Gray
North Dronley
Old Balkello
Browse Postcodes in DD2

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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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