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Dundee (DD6)

The DD6 postcode area is located in the Dundee postcode town region, within the county of Fife, and contains a total of 369 individual postcodes.

There are 10 electoral wards in the DD6 postcode area, including Arbroath, Brechin, Carnoustie, Dundee, Forfar, Kirriemuir, Montrose, Newport-On-Tay, Tayport which come under the local authority of the Fife Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 0% of people in DD6 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 DD6 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.

DD6 is a postcode district in the Dundee post town, located within the wider Dundee City council area in Scotland, United Kingdom. The postcode district covers Hermon and some parts of the western side of the town of Monifieth. It is bounded by the postcode districts of DD9 to the north, DD7 to the east, DD5 to the south and DD1 to the west.

The area is an attractive residential district with a range of housing styles, from detached and semi-detached houses to townhouses and low-rise flats. It is a quiet residential area on the edge of the city, offering easy access to the beach, attractive views over the Firth of Tay, and easy access to the city centre and Dundee Airport. It is also home to a number of sporting facilities, including Muirhead Playing Fields, Taylor Park, Strawberrybank Park and the Muirhead Pavilion. Education options include St Peter and Paul Church of Scotland Primary School and several local nurseries.

Local amenities include supermarkets, small independent businesses, a post office, banks, beauty salons, restaurants, cafes, pubs, and health clinics. There are also a number of churches in the area, including St John's Methodist Church and St Peter and Paul Catholic Chapel. Spectator sports fans can take in a football match at Monifieth Athletic, whilst golfers can enjoy the nearby panoramic view of Monifieth Golf Links. Bus services are frequent and local railway stations can be found in Broughty Ferry and Dundee, which provide direct connections to many cities and towns throughout Scotland.

The postcode provides an excellent base for those wishing to explore the city and surrounding area with a variety of historic attractions, heritage sites, and nature reserves nearby. For those looking to unwind, there's also plenty of opportunity for walks along the waterfront, walks in the countryside, and day trips to nearby cities, such as Aberdour and St Andrews.

Postcode Disclaimer notice



  • 100%WORKING

0% of people in DD6 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 Fife

DD6 is located in the county of Fife, in Scotland.

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

Fife 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.

Fife Postal Town Map
Outward CodeDD6
Postal TownDundee
MSOA NameNewport and Wormit
Local AuthorityFife
Area ClassificationUnclassified

DD6 Electoral Wards

The postal region of DD6, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:

Broughty Ferry
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