DL15 Postcode Area Information

Population
22,921
Avg Annual Income
£32,650
Full Time Employees
25.92%
Average Age
43.23

County Durham, DL15 Postcode Area Overview

The DL15 postcode area is located in the County Durham, County Durham postcode town, in the North East, England region.

The DL15 postcode area is located in the town of Crook in County Durham, England. It includes areas such as Billy Row, Stanley Crook, Roddymoor, and Sunniside. The geography of the area is characterized by rolling hills and picturesque countryside, making it a popular location for outdoor activities such as hiking and cycling.

In terms of amenities, the DL15 postcode area offers a range of shops, cafes, and restaurants for residents to enjoy. There are also several schools, parks, and community centers in the area, providing a strong sense of community for residents.

Transportation in the DL15 postcode area is primarily served by local bus services, as well as nearby train stations such as Durham and Bishop Auckland. The area is also well-connected by road, with the A68 running through the region, providing easy access to neighboring towns and cities.

Overall, the DL15 postcode area offers a mix of rural charm and convenient amenities, making it a desirable place to live for residents looking for a peaceful and well-connected community.

A Major part of this postcode area seems to have people who:

  • Were mostly born in the UK: Not many people moved here from other countries.
  • Are older: There are more adults over retirement age than younger people.
  • Are white and Christian: Most people identify as white and belong to Christian churches.
  • Live in houses, not apartments: Most homes are detached or semi-detached houses, with some terraced houses too.
  • Have lower education levels: Fewer people have university degrees or A-Levels compared to other areas.
  • Have average jobs: Jobs are similar to other areas, but slightly more people work in administration or skilled trades.
Overall, this postcode area seems to have a stable, older population with traditional living arrangements and typical job types.

It's important to note that this description generalizes the area and individual experiences may vary.

Electoral Wards

The DL15 postcode area covers Crook, Tow Law, Willington and Hunwick electoral wards.

DL15 Postcode Map

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DL15 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of DL15 postcode area is 22,921. In England, the male population is 28,833,712 and the female population is 27,656,336, according to the 2021 census.

Ethnicity & Religion

According to the latest 2021 census, The main ethnicity of the people in the area is White: English, with a total of 22,280, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 177. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (12,680), followed by No religion (8,751).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (4,542), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (3,505).

Economic Status

Most people in the DL15 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (6,033), while 4,892 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 4,473 adults have Level 4 education, while 3,524 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the DL15 area are

  • Skilled trades occupations (1301)
  • Professional occupations (1297), and
  • Caring, leisure and other service occupations (1199)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode DL15 is 43 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (6149), Between 55 to 64 (5201), and Between 45 to 54 (4841).

NS-SEC

The NS-SEC defines and measures social class and is considered a reliable indicator of a person's class status. As per the 2021 census, most of the population in DL15 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (3,112) followed by Routine occupations (2,904), and Semi-routine occupations (2,855).

Postcodes in DL15

There are total 3 postcode sectors present in the DL15 (listed below). The postcode DL15 has a total of 786 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of DL15
NameType
AreaDL15
Ward

Crook

Tow Law

Willington and Hunwick

LTLA22County Durham
UTLA22County Durham
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland

County Durham, DL15 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

County Durham, DL15 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

25

Anti-social behaviour

10

Burglary

43

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

7

Other crime

8

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

16

Public order

2

Robbery

16

Shoplifting

26

Vehicle crime

76

Violence and sexual offences

20

Anti-social behaviour

15

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

6

Other crime

4

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

21

Public order

2

Robbery

4

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

7

Vehicle crime

71

Violence and sexual offences

24

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

14

Burglary

31

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

8

Other crime

15

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

6

Public order

4

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

88

Violence and sexual offences

31

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

30

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

5

Other crime

13

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

23

Public order

1

Robbery

14

Shoplifting

10

Vehicle crime

71

Violence and sexual offences

31

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

5

Other crime

12

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

23

Public order

6

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

82

Violence and sexual offences

53

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

4

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

5

Shoplifting

14

Vehicle crime

71

Violence and sexual offences

40

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

23

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

10

Other theft

24

Public order

18

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

3

Vehicle crime

86

Violence and sexual offences

53

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

25

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

7

Other crime

9

Other theft

12

Public order

12

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

8

Vehicle crime

90

Violence and sexual offences

51

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

53

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

4

Other crime

13

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

22

Public order

22

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

3

Vehicle crime

107

Violence and sexual offences

67

Anti-social behaviour

9

Burglary

41

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

8

Other crime

7

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

28

Public order

5

Robbery

28

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

74

Violence and sexual offences

54

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

16

Burglary

39

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

6

Other crime

7

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

41

Public order

23

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

95

Violence and sexual offences

24

Anti-social behaviour

6

Burglary

39

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

10

Other crime

6

Other theft

29

Public order

1

Robbery

14

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

6

Vehicle crime

81

Violence and sexual offences

22

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

36

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

9

Other crime

14

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

28

Public order

1

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

103

Violence and sexual offences

12

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

29

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

6

Other crime

6

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

21

Public order

6

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

5

Vehicle crime

67

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in DL15 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in DL15 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£175,000.00£175,000.00 - £175,000.001
Semi-Detached£87,500.00£87,500.00 - £87,500.001
Terraced£135,000.00£85,000.00 - £170,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£213,316.67£120,000.00 - £299,950.003
Semi-Detached£136,990.00£95,000.00 - £222,950.005
Terraced£90,137.50£50,000.00 - £164,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£249,700.00£183,000.00 - £283,000.007
Flat£53,000.00£53,000.00 - £53,000.001
Other£115,000.00£115,000.00 - £115,000.002
Semi-Detached£130,642.86£75,500.00 - £167,500.007
Terraced£69,071.43£53,500.00 - £93,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£211,241.67£170,000.00 - £233,950.006
Flat£42,000.00£42,000.00 - £42,000.001
Semi-Detached£87,500.00£85,000.00 - £90,000.002
Terraced£75,266.60£17,500.00 - £157,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£208,800.00£124,000.00 - £275,000.0010
Flat£110,000.00£110,000.00 - £110,000.001
Semi-Detached£126,916.50£65,000.00 - £235,000.0012
Terraced£61,102.45£39,999.00 - £120,000.0022
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£134,000.00£134,000.00 - £134,000.001
Terraced£105,625.00£55,000.00 - £135,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£282,000.00£186,000.00 - £340,000.003
Flat£76,500.00£58,000.00 - £95,000.002
Other£60,000.00£60,000.00 - £60,000.001
Semi-Detached£172,500.00£115,000.00 - £250,000.004
Terraced£97,285.71£65,000.00 - £175,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£260,500.00£165,000.00 - £500,000.004
Other£240,000.00£240,000.00 - £240,000.001
Semi-Detached£150,285.71£76,000.00 - £345,000.007
Terraced£83,470.83£50,000.00 - £193,000.0019
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£270,727.27£140,000.00 - £425,000.0011
Other£115,000.00£85,000.00 - £145,000.002
Semi-Detached£122,951.00£78,500.00 - £185,000.005
Terraced£95,131.58£45,000.00 - £300,000.0019
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£63,000.00£63,000.00 - £63,000.001
Other£90,000.00£53,000.00 - £162,000.003
Semi-Detached£97,875.00£58,000.00 - £165,000.008
Terraced£100,900.00£55,000.00 - £200,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£219,610.00£122,000.00 - £355,000.009
Flat£63,333.33£50,000.00 - £90,000.003
Other£26,500.00£26,500.00 - £26,500.001
Semi-Detached£103,500.00£75,000.00 - £185,000.0010
Terraced£115,879.59£35,000.00 - £340,000.0027
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£215,596.67£71,000.00 - £350,000.0015
Flat£70,000.00£70,000.00 - £70,000.002
Other£123,333.33£19,000.00 - £175,500.003
Semi-Detached£107,184.21£37,500.00 - £158,000.0019
Terraced£85,488.61£32,500.00 - £275,000.0044
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£219,666.67£145,000.00 - £290,000.003
Flat£77,500.00£55,000.00 - £100,000.002
Other£150,000.00£150,000.00 - £150,000.001
Semi-Detached£121,400.00£67,000.00 - £180,000.005
Terraced£78,146.15£47,000.00 - £157,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£277,333.33£202,000.00 - £380,000.003
Other£45,000.00£45,000.00 - £45,000.001
Semi-Detached£97,500.00£80,000.00 - £115,000.002
Terraced£105,000.00£105,000.00 - £105,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£266,833.33£193,000.00 - £325,000.003
Other£223,750.00£80,000.00 - £367,500.002
Semi-Detached£149,222.22£75,000.00 - £245,000.009
Terraced£84,192.23£46,000.00 - £205,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£253,000.00£200,000.00 - £335,000.004
Other£214,573.33£66,000.00 - £510,000.003
Semi-Detached£110,361.54£55,000.00 - £150,000.0013
Terraced£91,635.00£42,500.00 - £218,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£193,150.00£174,000.00 - £245,000.006
Flat£87,750.00£60,500.00 - £115,000.002
Other£118,125.00£68,000.00 - £249,500.004
Semi-Detached£124,937.38£90,000.00 - £162,500.008
Terraced£93,137.80£55,000.00 - £158,000.0025
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£253,916.67£150,000.00 - £410,000.0012
Flat£80,166.33£39,999.00 - £107,500.003
Other£193,750.00£170,000.00 - £217,500.002
Semi-Detached£91,628.57£67,000.00 - £142,500.007
Terraced£98,874.96£41,000.00 - £197,000.0026
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£250,555.56£175,000.00 - £380,000.009
Other£90,125.00£60,250.00 - £120,000.002
Semi-Detached£101,681.82£61,000.00 - £165,000.0011
Terraced£106,856.12£37,000.00 - £403,965.0032
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£234,888.89£153,000.00 - £320,000.0010
Flat£90,666.67£79,000.00 - £105,000.003
Other£352,000.00£42,000.00 - £930,000.003
Semi-Detached£116,966.67£56,000.00 - £230,000.0015
Terraced£82,501.14£30,000.00 - £177,500.0023
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£238,000.00£188,000.00 - £338,000.004
Other£111,650.00£400.00 - £289,500.006
Semi-Detached£112,166.67£70,000.00 - £160,000.006
Terraced£87,017.19£39,999.00 - £149,500.0026
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£237,500.00£170,000.00 - £395,000.006
Flat£66,500.00£20,000.00 - £113,000.002
Other£35,750.00£10,000.00 - £61,500.002
Semi-Detached£123,111.11£81,500.00 - £145,000.009
Terraced£170,097.22£60,000.00 - £395,000.0019
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£197,200.00£120,000.00 - £325,000.005
Flat£60,000.00£60,000.00 - £60,000.001
Other£200,000.00£200,000.00 - £200,000.001
Semi-Detached£106,142.86£70,000.00 - £162,500.007
Terraced£101,696.67£20,000.00 - £264,950.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£249,500.00£93,000.00 - £680,000.008
Flat£87,833.33£80,000.00 - £93,500.003
Other£166,455.00£166,455.00 - £166,455.001
Semi-Detached£134,557.69£60,500.00 - £386,000.0013
Terraced£151,596.79£49,000.00 - £220,000.0022
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£199,064.29£124,000.00 - £354,950.007
Flat£119,000.00£119,000.00 - £119,000.001
Other£117,250.00£99,500.00 - £135,000.002
Semi-Detached£131,444.44£76,000.00 - £330,000.009
Terraced£89,529.91£43,000.00 - £157,000.0028
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£265,791.67£135,500.00 - £330,000.007
Flat£93,237.50£84,950.00 - £110,000.003
Other£726,035.50£22,571.00 - £2,800,000.003
Semi-Detached£118,000.00£73,500.00 - £200,000.008
Terraced£64,250.00£50,000.00 - £87,000.0010
Schools in the DL15 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Hunwick Primary SchoolPrimary, Good118 3-11DL150JX
Crook Primary SchoolPrimary, Good404 2-11DL158QG
Peases West Primary SchoolPrimary, Good116 2-11DL159SZ
Stanley (Crook) Primary SchoolPrimary, Good135 4-11DL159AN
Sunnybrow Primary SchoolPrimary, Good68 3-11DL150LT
Willington Primary SchoolPrimary, Good209 3-11DL150EQ
St Stephen's Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good207 3-11DL150QH
Parkside AcademySecondary, Outstanding960 11-16DL150QF
Skerne Park AcademyPrimary, Requires improvement325 3-11DL15AJ
Polam Hall SchoolSecondary, Good741 4-16DL15PA
Hartside Primary AcademyPrimary, Good226 2-11DL159NN
Our Lady and St Thomas Catholic Primary School, WillingtonPrimary, Outstanding115 3-11DL150PB
Howden-le-Wear Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding153 2-11DL158HJ
St Cuthbert's Catholic Primary School, CrookPrimary, GoodNone 3-11DL159DN
Amenities in the DL15 Postcode Area
  • Carolines Cards, DL15 9HU
  • Castle Bank Butchers, DL15 9BG
  • Greggs, DL15 9UA
  • Ratnam's Convenience Store, DL15 9LW
  • Spar Store, DL15 0DF
  • Dowfold House Bed and Breakfast, DL15 9AB
  • Fir Tree Country Hotel, DL15 8DD
  • The Foresters Guest House, DL15 9RY
  • Australian Hotel, DL15 8HH
  • Belle Vue Inn, DL15 9HP
  • Billy Row Club, DL15 9SW
  • Blu’s Cocktail & Wine Bar, DL15 9HT
  • Cottles Bar, DL15 0AD
  • Autograph at Harperley Hall, DL15 8DS
  • Blue Stone Tea Shop, DL15 9HP
  • Cafe Js, DL15 9AZ
  • Glenholme Centre, DL15 8PU
  • Grace and Flavour Community Cafe C.I.C., DL15 0AG
  • Pizza Nareno, DL15 0AA
  • Pizza Presto, DL15 9HR
  • Pizza Roma, DL15 9HP
  • Quick Panda Express, DL15 9BG
  • Rain Flower Takeaway, DL15 9HU
  • Durham Meals Delivery Service Ltd T/A Wiltshire Farm Foods, DL15 8JL
  • Kidzone Durham Limited, DL15 9BG
  • Leonard Cheshire Disability, DL15 8NL
  • Little Stars Early Years, DL15 0EQ
  • Mencap, DL15 0BW
  • Nursery Time, DL15 0AA
  • Caitlins Sweet Treats and Cakes, DL15 0PE
  • R Chambers, DL15 8HA
  • Rise Artisan Bakehouse, DL15 8LU
  • Robinson's Butchers, DL15 9BG
  • W Walton, DL15 0AD
  • Grillilla'z, DL15 0UT
  • Mia’s Munchies, DL15 8JN
  • Howden Village Friends, DL15 8HS
  • Spiritualist Church, DL15 0EQ
  • St Catherines Church, DL15 9ET
  • Durham Alliance for Community Care, DL15 0AJ
  • Howden-Le-Wear Village Hall Society, DL15 8HJ
  • St Stephen’s C E Primary School, DL15 0QH
  • Howden-le-Wear Primary School, DL15 8HJ
  • Peases West Primary School, DL15 9SZ
  • Hartside Primary School, DL15 9NN
  • Hunwick Primary School, DL15 0JX
  • Aldi, DL15 8QQ
  • Lidl, DL15 8PU
  • Nisa Local, DL15 9AZ
  • The Co-Operative Food, DL15 0AD