DL2 Postcode Area Information

Population
18,381
Avg Annual Income
£43,225
Full Time Employees
29.18%
Average Age
46.48

County Durham, DL2 Postcode Area Overview

The DL2 postcode area is located in the County Durham, Darlington, Richmondshire, County Durham, Darlington, North Yorkshire postcode town, in the North East, England region.

The DL2 postcode area in England covers various towns and villages within County Durham, including areas such as Darlington, Heighington, Middleton St. George, and Sadberge. This postcode area is located in the northeast of England, close to the North Sea coast and the city of Durham. The landscape is characterized by rolling countryside, with a mix of rural and suburban areas.

Amenities in the DL2 postcode area include a range of shops, restaurants, schools, and healthcare facilities. There are also parks and green spaces for outdoor recreation, as well as historical sites and cultural attractions to explore. Transportation options in the area include main roads connecting to nearby towns and cities, as well as bus services and train stations providing links to wider transport networks.

The DL2 postcode area is well-connected to surrounding areas, with the A1(M) motorway running nearby and providing easy access to cities such as Newcastle, Leeds, and Edinburgh. There are also railway stations in Darlington and other towns in the area, offering services to destinations across the country. Overall, the DL2 postcode area offers a mix of rural charm and urban convenience, making it a popular place to live and work in the northeast of England.

This is an area with an older population, with most residents being between 65 and 84 years old. There are not many children or young adults living here. Most people are Christian and white.

Unemployment is low and many people work in professional or managerial roles.

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

Electoral Wards

The DL2 postcode area covers Barnard Castle East, Brinkburn & Faverdale, Heighington & Coniscliffe, Hurworth, North Richmondshire, Sadberge & Middleton St George electoral wards.

DL2 Postcode Map

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DL2 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of DL2 postcode area is 18,381. 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 17,414, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 294. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (10,797), followed by No religion (6,449).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (6,151), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (3,264).

Economic Status

Most people in the DL2 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (7,058), while 5,822 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 5,817 adults have Level 4 education, while 2,109 have Level 2 education. The most common occupations in the DL2 area are

  • Professional occupations (2029)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (1365), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (1233)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode DL2 is 46 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 55 to 64 (6326), Between 45 to 54 (5918), and Below 14 (5863).

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 DL2 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (3,793) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (2,444), and Small employers and own account workers (1,839).

Postcodes in DL2

There are total 3 postcode sectors present in the DL2 (listed below). The postcode DL2 has a total of 876 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of DL2
NameType
AreaDL2
Ward

Barnard Castle East

Brinkburn & Faverdale

Heighington & Coniscliffe

Hurworth

North Richmondshire

Sadberge & Middleton St George

LTLA22County Durham, Darlington, Richmondshire
UTLA22County Durham, Darlington, North Yorkshire
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland

County Durham, DL2 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

County Durham, DL2 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

11

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

3

Other theft

8

Public order

2

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

46

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

5

Other theft

8

Public order

3

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

47

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

3

Other crime

6

Other theft

7

Public order

3

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

50

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

4

Other crime

6

Other theft

5

Public order

3

Shoplifting

11

Vehicle crime

46

Violence and sexual offences

1

Anti-social behaviour

1

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other theft

1

Theft from the person

4

Violence and sexual offences

11

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

6

Other theft

5

Public order

7

Shoplifting

9

Vehicle crime

47

Violence and sexual offences

12

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

10

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

3

Other crime

10

Other theft

7

Public order

2

Shoplifting

10

Vehicle crime

62

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

7

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

7

Public order

1

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

46

Violence and sexual offences

22

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

6

Other crime

11

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

15

Public order

17

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

50

Violence and sexual offences

17

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

7

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

15

Public order

1

Robbery

6

Shoplifting

11

Vehicle crime

51

Violence and sexual offences

12

Anti-social behaviour

9

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

4

Other crime

7

Other theft

10

Public order

6

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

47

Violence and sexual offences

5

Anti-social behaviour

10

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

6

Other theft

15

Public order

2

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

2

Vehicle crime

46

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

6

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

8

Other theft

8

Public order

6

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

5

Vehicle crime

47

Violence and sexual offences

11

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

6

Other theft

6

Public order

3

Vehicle crime

53

Violence and sexual offences

11

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

6

Other theft

11

Public order

1

Shoplifting

56

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in DL2 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in DL2 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£244,250.00£196,000.00 - £292,500.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£271,666.67£270,000.00 - £275,000.003
Flat£90,500.00£66,000.00 - £115,000.002
Semi-Detached£359,500.00£272,000.00 - £447,000.002
Terraced£156,500.00£156,500.00 - £156,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£267,200.00£218,000.00 - £315,000.005
Other£380,000.00£380,000.00 - £380,000.001
Semi-Detached£243,500.00£243,500.00 - £243,500.001
Terraced£174,000.00£174,000.00 - £174,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£396,654.69£130,000.00 - £1,246,000.0016
Flat£89,500.00£74,000.00 - £105,000.002
Other£18,000.00£18,000.00 - £18,000.001
Semi-Detached£205,555.56£145,000.00 - £330,000.009
Terraced£163,285.00£95,000.00 - £335,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£296,750.00£200,000.00 - £395,000.0012
Flat£85,000.00£85,000.00 - £85,000.001
Other£7,076,974.80£395,000.00 - £17,082,437.005
Semi-Detached£325,400.00£144,000.00 - £440,000.0011
Terraced£158,733.33£100,000.00 - £200,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£295,000.00£295,000.00 - £295,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£326,250.00£180,000.00 - £580,000.004
Flat£72,000.00£72,000.00 - £72,000.001
Semi-Detached£183,500.00£113,500.00 - £282,000.003
Terraced£164,250.00£70,000.00 - £265,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£315,250.00£278,000.00 - £352,500.002
Flat£94,000.00£94,000.00 - £94,000.001
Semi-Detached£176,400.00£140,000.00 - £200,000.005
Terraced£151,416.67£68,500.00 - £263,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£396,737.50£247,000.00 - £580,000.004
Flat£115,000.00£115,000.00 - £115,000.001
Semi-Detached£187,444.44£135,000.00 - £300,000.009
Terraced£262,813.00£60,000.00 - £615,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£301,778.57£220,000.00 - £399,950.007
Semi-Detached£204,000.00£93,000.00 - £350,000.004
Terraced£111,950.00£108,900.00 - £115,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£292,795.00£292,795.00 - £292,795.001
Flat£295,000.00£295,000.00 - £295,000.001
Other£390,000.00£390,000.00 - £390,000.001
Semi-Detached£230,000.00£230,000.00 - £230,000.001
Terraced£170,437.50£132,500.00 - £247,500.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£350,857.14£155,000.00 - £670,000.0014
Other£221,000.00£221,000.00 - £221,000.002
Semi-Detached£265,111.11£80,000.00 - £480,000.009
Terraced£226,616.60£96,666.00 - £680,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£439,166.67£207,500.00 - £865,000.006
Flat£97,000.00£97,000.00 - £97,000.001
Other£900,000.00£900,000.00 - £900,000.001
Semi-Detached£145,000.00£145,000.00 - £145,000.001
Terraced£248,833.33£151,500.00 - £425,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£700,000.00£700,000.00 - £700,000.001
Flat£98,500.00£82,000.00 - £115,000.002
Semi-Detached£150,000.00£130,000.00 - £185,000.003
Terraced£169,314.00£169,314.00 - £169,314.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£355,821.43£280,000.00 - £440,000.007
Flat£152,750.00£63,000.00 - £320,000.004
Semi-Detached£370,000.00£370,000.00 - £370,000.001
Terraced£290,000.00£250,000.00 - £330,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£331,368.75£189,950.00 - £655,500.008
Flat£290,000.00£290,000.00 - £290,000.001
Other£611,338.00£611,338.00 - £611,338.001
Semi-Detached£229,000.00£155,000.00 - £279,000.006
Terraced£152,000.00£122,000.00 - £230,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£496,495.45£300,000.00 - £1,114,000.0011
Flat£245,000.00£245,000.00 - £245,000.001
Other£290,000.00£290,000.00 - £290,000.001
Semi-Detached£320,718.25£186,500.00 - £399,999.009
Terraced£204,895.00£115,000.00 - £335,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£336,222.22£150,000.00 - £550,000.009
Flat£123,000.00£63,000.00 - £165,000.005
Other£50,000.00£50,000.00 - £50,000.001
Semi-Detached£211,500.00£60,000.00 - £520,000.006
Terraced£178,750.00£115,000.00 - £400,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£305,146.15£245,000.00 - £399,950.0013
Flat£91,500.00£91,500.00 - £91,500.001
Other£935,000.00£935,000.00 - £935,000.001
Semi-Detached£199,513.00£98,000.00 - £341,000.005
Terraced£216,041.67£85,000.00 - £640,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£343,332.50£200,000.00 - £465,000.006
Flat£111,750.00£75,000.00 - £148,500.002
Other£700,000.00£700,000.00 - £700,000.001
Semi-Detached£229,875.00£176,000.00 - £400,000.008
Terraced£183,890.00£143,000.00 - £330,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£446,722.22£165,000.00 - £610,000.0010
Flat£93,750.00£72,500.00 - £115,000.002
Other£750,000.00£750,000.00 - £750,000.001
Semi-Detached£195,071.43£125,000.00 - £290,000.007
Terraced£202,166.67£110,000.00 - £400,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£367,914.17£235,000.00 - £780,000.007
Flat£262,500.00£250,000.00 - £275,000.002
Semi-Detached£264,125.00£138,000.00 - £525,000.007
Terraced£163,357.14£98,000.00 - £280,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£477,693.33£232,500.00 - £650,000.007
Flat£88,250.00£76,500.00 - £100,000.002
Other£375,000.00£375,000.00 - £375,000.001
Semi-Detached£263,070.37£135,000.00 - £430,000.0011
Terraced£319,000.00£120,000.00 - £407,500.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£388,975.27£170,000.00 - £645,000.0011
Semi-Detached£246,575.00£185,000.00 - £345,000.006
Terraced£136,400.00£80,000.00 - £210,300.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£435,254.50£224,000.00 - £585,000.004
Flat£95,500.00£72,500.00 - £118,500.002
Other£255,000.00£160,000.00 - £350,000.002
Semi-Detached£304,333.33£155,000.00 - £657,000.007
Terraced£119,625.00£71,500.00 - £178,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£318,681.46£135,000.00 - £640,000.0014
Other£651,667.00£71,000.00 - £1,434,001.003
Semi-Detached£254,054.64£144,500.00 - £750,000.008
Terraced£171,500.00£79,000.00 - £385,000.0013
Schools in the DL2 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Gainford CofE Primary School and PreschoolPrimary, Good67 3-11DL23DR
Staindrop CofE (Controlled) Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding164 3-11DL23NL
Hurworth SchoolSecondary, Good667 11-16DL22JG
West Park AcademyPrimary, Good452 3-11DL22GF
St. George's Church of England AcademyPrimary, Outstanding415 3-11DL21LD
Hurworth Primary SchoolPrimary, Good219 5-11DL22ET
High Coniscliffe CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good101 4-11DL22LL
Croft Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good114 3-11DL22SP
Staindrop AcademySecondary, Good367 11-16DL23JU
Ingleton CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good52 3-11DL23JE
Amenities in the DL2 Postcode Area
  • George Of Piercebridge, DL2 3SW
  • Rockliffe Hall Hotel & Golf Club, DL2 2DU
  • The Devonport, DL2 1AS
  • Walworth Castle Hotel, DL2 2LY
  • Headlam Hall Hotel, DL2 3HA
  • Corner Shop, DL2 3EE
  • Country Harvest, DL2 1LB
  • Croft W.M.C., DL2 2DA
  • Darlington Boxing And Martial Arts Academy, DL2 1DL
  • Hill News Londis, DL2 1EG
  • The Oak Tree, DL2 1HN
  • Baydale Beck, DL2 2JX
  • Blackwell Grange Golf Club Ltd, DL2 2SA
  • Buck Inn, DL2 1RR
  • Burtree Inn, DL2 2XZ
  • Serco, DL2 1NU
  • Teesside Airport Airside, DL2 1LU
  • Teesside Airport Landside, DL2 1LU
  • Thai Terminal 1, DL2 1PD
  • The Goosepool Hotel, DL2 1PD
  • Sainsbury's Supermarket Ltd, DL2 1JT
  • Aldi Stores Ltd, DL2 2GZ
  • Co-op, DL2 2GL
  • Marks And Spencer PLC, DL2 2GZ
  • Corner's Bulk Transport Ltd, DL2 3PX
  • Croft Farms, DL2 2TB
  • Auguste Communities, DL2 1TS
  • Hurworth Primary School Academy, DL2 2ET
  • Kids 1st Day Nursery, DL2 2GF
  • Magik Out Of School Club, DL2 1LD
  • Middleton Hall, DL2 1HA
  • Acorn Dairy, DL2 2YB
  • Archers Jersey Ice Cream, DL2 2UD
  • Sundaes Ice Cream, DL2 1TS
  • Quality Catering, DL2 3AP
  • The Cook House, DL2 2UJ
  • Jane's Country Catering, DL2 2RD
  • Pointblank Paintball, DL2 2PS
  • The Little Bakery, DL2 2RH
  • Gainford Montalbo Village Hall, DL2 3DY
  • Ingleton and District Community Association, DL2 3HL
  • Ray Wade Events, DL2 1SX
  • Scarth Memorial Hall, DL2 3LD
  • Teesdale Day Clubs, DL2 3LD
  • Croft C Of E School, DL2 2SP
  • Pear Tree Projects Ltd, DL2 2QP
  • Hurworth School Catering, DL2 2JG
  • Priory Education Services At Priory Hurworth House, DL2 2AD
  • St Georges CE Academy Catering, DL2 1LD
  • Cooplands, DL2 2GL
  • Golden Chef, DL2 1EG
  • Hurworth Fisheries, DL2 2AQ
  • Lols Mobile Kitchen, DL2 1EB
  • Pizza Nareno, DL2 1EA