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Dundee (DD3)

The DD3 postcode area is located in the Dundee postcode town region, within the county of Angus, and contains a total of 1291 individual postcodes.

There are 26 electoral wards in the DD3 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 DD3 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 DD3 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.

The DD3 postcode is located within the Dundee District of the Scottish city of Dundee. The area is mainly residential, and includes the communities of Clay pots, Downfield, Linlathen, Charleston and Maryfield.

Within the DD3 postcode area are a range of shops, eateries and services. In particular, the well-known Kingsway Shopping Centre is located in this postcode. Kingsway boasts a wide variety of outlets, from a large selection of retail outlets, such as fashion and electronic vendors, to a selection of food places, such as cafes and restaurants. Additionally, there is a Marks & Spencer, Next, The Body Shop, Curry's and other large stores, making Kingsway the ideal spot to get all the essentials.

The DD3 postcode is home to the University of Dundee. It is known for its strong research and teaching. The University offers a variety of disciplines including art, science, business and engineering, as well as a number of postgraduate qualifications. Additionally, there are a range of excellent education options in the area, including primary and secondary schools, nurseries and child care.

The Dundee Waterfront is also located within the DD3 postcode. It offers a range of leisure activities, including family attractions, outdoor activities, bars and restaurants, shopping outlets and a cinema. Additionally, the city centre itself contains a wealth of attractions such as the City Museum, the McManus Galleries, the Verdant Works and the Olympia.

The DD3 postcode has a range of transport links. The main corridor runs through Dundee, with the main bus station located close to the city centre. The city's train station, Dundee Railway Station, is located near the waterfront and offers services to Edinburgh, Glasgow and other cities. The A90 road runs through the city and allows travel to Aberdeen, Inverness and beyond. Additionally, Dundee International Airport offers domestic and international flights.

The DD3 postcode offers a range of activities for all ages, with a wealth of attractions, services and amenities. It is a great spot to settle for families, couples and individuals alike, offering a range of options to suit any lifestyle or budget.

Postcode Disclaimer notice



  • 100%WORKING

0% of people in DD3 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

DD3 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 CodeDD3
Postal TownDundee
MSOA NameFairmuir
Local AuthorityDundee City
Area ClassificationUnclassified

DD3 Electoral Wards

The postal region of DD3, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

East Mains
Kirkton of Auchterhouse
Mains of Gray
Muir of Pert
Nether Handwick
North Dronley
Old Balkello
Over Finlarg
Upper Handwick
Browse Postcodes in DD3

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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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