DL4 Postcode Area Information

Population
10,050
Avg Annual Income
£28,000
Full Time Employees
25.04%
Average Age
42.92

Area Overview

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

The DL4 postcode area in England covers the town of Shotton Colliery in County Durham. Shotton Colliery is a small former mining village with a population of around 2,000 people. The area is primarily residential, with a mix of detached and semi-detached houses, as well as some terraced properties.

Shotton Colliery offers a range of amenities including a primary school, several local shops, a post office, and a community center. There are also a number of pubs and restaurants in the area, providing options for dining and socializing. The town has a strong community spirit and hosts various events and activities throughout the year.

The geography of the DL4 area is characterized by rolling hills and countryside, with the nearby East Durham Coast providing stunning views and opportunities for outdoor recreation. The area is well-connected by road, with the A19 running close by, providing easy access to nearby towns and cities.

Public transportation in the DL4 area is mainly provided by buses, with regular services linking Shotton Colliery to surrounding areas. The nearest train station is located in nearby Seaham, providing further transport options for residents. Overall, the DL4 postcode area offers a peaceful and picturesque setting, with a strong sense of community and convenient access to amenities and transportation links.

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 postcode area covers Shildon and Dene Valley electoral wards.

DL4 Postcode Map

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DL4 Area Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of DL4 postcode area is 10,050. 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 9,730, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 105. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (5,271), followed by No religion (4,185).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (1,792), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (1,765).

Economic Status

Most people in the nearby area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (2,610), while 2,102 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 2,193 adults have No qualifications education, while 1,497 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations are

  • Skilled trades occupations (574)
  • Elementary occupations (567), and
  • Caring, leisure and other service occupations (499)

Age

The average age of people living in area is 43 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (1795), Between 55 to 64 (1507), and Between 45 to 54 (1356).

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 has Routine occupations (1,620) followed by Semi-routine occupations (1,393), and Never worked and long-term unemployed (1,232).

Postcodes in DL4

There are total 2 postcode sectors present in the DL4 (listed below). The postcode DL4 has a total of 345 postcodes.

DL4 2QJ (terminated)
DL4 2QH (terminated)
DL4 2QW (terminated)
DL4 2QA (terminated)
DL4 2YY (terminated)
DL4 2YZ (terminated)
DL4 2WX (terminated)
DL4 2QL (terminated)
DL4 2WZ (terminated)
DL4 2JH (terminated)
DL4 2HB (terminated)
DL4 2RW (terminated)
DL4 2WW (terminated)
DL4 2XA (terminated)
DL4 2WY (terminated)
DL4 2QS (terminated)
DL4 2QZ (terminated)
DL4 2WU (terminated)
DL4 2HT (terminated)
DL4 2YX (terminated)
DL4 2YU (terminated)
DL4 2QY (terminated)
DL4 1AE (terminated)
DL4 1DQ (terminated)
DL4 1EG (terminated)
DL4 1ED (terminated)
DL4 1HJ (terminated)
DL4 1LG (terminated)
DL4 1LZ (terminated)
DL4 1PW (terminated)
DL4 1YR (terminated)
DL4 1QG (terminated)
DL4 1YZ (terminated)
DL4 1YX (terminated)
DL4 1PQ (terminated)
DL4 1EJ (terminated)
DL4 1QQ (terminated)
DL4 1PH (terminated)
DL4 1LJ (terminated)
DL4 1YP (terminated)
DL4 1PR (terminated)
DL4 1HD (terminated)
DL4 1NR (terminated)
DL4 1PB (terminated)
DL4 1LP (terminated)
DL4 1LF (terminated)
DL4 1DJ (terminated)
DL4 1YW (terminated)
DL4 1NP (terminated)
DL4 1DP (terminated)
DL4 1WY (terminated)
DL4 1YT (terminated)
DL4 1NS (terminated)
DL4 1WZ (terminated)
DL4 1YY (terminated)
DL4 1LQ (terminated)
DL4 1PS (terminated)
DL4 1NU (terminated)
DL4 1YS (terminated)
DL4 1YU (terminated)
ONS Administrative Info
NameType
AreaDL4
Ward

Shildon and Dene Valley

LTLA22County Durham
UTLA22County Durham
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland

DL4 Crime Statstics

Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Crime rate by Month

25

Anti-social behaviour

11

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

3

Other crime

7

Other theft

4

Public order

8

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

3

Vehicle crime

56

Violence and sexual offences

20

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

1

Public order

1

Vehicle crime

2

Violence and sexual offences

34

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

24

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

6

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

7

Public order

1

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

47

Violence and sexual offences

26

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

4

Other crime

7

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

14

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

50

Violence and sexual offences

18

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

5

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

7

Public order

15

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

46

Violence and sexual offences

21

Anti-social behaviour

14

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

4

Other crime

8

Other theft

5

Public order

17

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

51

Violence and sexual offences

11

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

4

Other crime

9

Other theft

16

Public order

14

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

3

Vehicle crime

44

Violence and sexual offences

23

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

6

Other theft

9

Public order

1

Robbery

5

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

67

Violence and sexual offences

15

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

6

Other crime

16

Other theft

12

Public order

3

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

57

Violence and sexual offences

29

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

27

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

3

Other theft

12

Public order

7

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

51

Violence and sexual offences

32

Anti-social behaviour

6

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

6

Other crime

4

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

1

Robbery

21

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

51

Violence and sexual offences

17

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

25

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

3

Other crime

2

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

1

Robbery

14

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

2

Vehicle crime

58

Violence and sexual offences

23

Anti-social behaviour

11

Burglary

23

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

2

Other crime

12

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

22

Public order

9

Shoplifting

63

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

8

Burglary

24

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

1

Other crime

15

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

16

Public order

12

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

40

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

25

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

4

Other crime

8

Other theft

15

Public order

1

Robbery

12

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

4

Vehicle crime

61

Violence and sexual offences

3

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

15

Burglary

20

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

1

Other crime

3

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

14

Public order

1

Robbery

16

Shoplifting

10

Vehicle crime

59

Violence and sexual offences

DL4 Property Statstics

Sold House Prices over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£235,000.00£235,000.00 - £235,000.001
Terraced£51,233.33£35,500.00 - £63,200.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£48,000.00£34,000.00 - £66,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£56,498.83£39,995.00 - £87,999.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£38,500.00£28,000.00 - £60,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£280,000.00£210,000.00 - £350,000.002
Other£42,000.00£42,000.00 - £42,000.002
Semi-Detached£69,000.00£69,000.00 - £69,000.002
Terraced£62,688.24£36,500.00 - £129,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£39,750.00£39,750.00 - £39,750.001
Other£168,000.00£168,000.00 - £168,000.001
Semi-Detached£82,750.00£50,000.00 - £133,000.006
Terraced£50,940.91£22,350.00 - £73,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£161,000.00£161,000.00 - £161,000.001
Semi-Detached£74,428.57£35,500.00 - £136,000.007
Terraced£53,923.08£29,000.00 - £85,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£48,500.00£47,000.00 - £50,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£77,333.33£60,000.00 - £110,000.003
Terraced£54,071.43£35,000.00 - £88,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£106,600.00£53,000.00 - £150,000.005
Terraced£58,000.00£40,000.00 - £85,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£311,500.00£275,000.00 - £348,000.002
Flat£52,000.00£52,000.00 - £52,000.001
Other£45,000.00£45,000.00 - £45,000.001
Semi-Detached£87,416.67£55,000.00 - £160,000.006
Terraced£74,225.00£40,000.00 - £140,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£70,250.00£44,500.00 - £104,000.003
Terraced£61,363.64£33,000.00 - £90,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£160,000.00£160,000.00 - £160,000.001
Semi-Detached£52,375.00£48,000.00 - £64,000.004
Terraced£55,150.00£30,000.00 - £75,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£177,500.00£177,500.00 - £177,500.002
Flat£23,000.00£23,000.00 - £23,000.002
Semi-Detached£92,999.92£70,000.00 - £135,000.0012
Terraced£66,509.54£31,000.00 - £120,000.0026
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£199,950.00£199,950.00 - £199,950.001
Flat£38,000.00£38,000.00 - £38,000.001
Semi-Detached£103,857.14£56,000.00 - £158,000.007
Terraced£59,479.17£41,000.00 - £83,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£112,999.00£112,999.00 - £112,999.001
Terraced£69,124.75£62,000.00 - £81,999.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£93,850.00£66,250.00 - £126,000.005
Terraced£63,950.00£23,000.00 - £138,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£253,500.00£227,000.00 - £280,000.002
Semi-Detached£116,333.33£68,000.00 - £145,000.003
Terraced£56,958.25£29,000.00 - £125,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£80,000.00£70,000.00 - £90,000.002
Terraced£68,642.71£39,999.00 - £110,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£185,633.25£102,533.00 - £275,000.004
Other£52,500.00£45,000.00 - £60,000.002
Semi-Detached£117,000.00£117,000.00 - £117,000.001
Terraced£52,954.55£36,000.00 - £70,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£174,966.67£150,000.00 - £209,950.004
Semi-Detached£102,500.00£50,500.00 - £156,000.005
Terraced£62,033.33£30,000.00 - £115,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£173,075.00£66,000.00 - £210,000.007
Other£81,500.00£40,000.00 - £156,000.004
Semi-Detached£115,350.00£60,000.00 - £150,000.005
Terraced£57,000.00£40,500.00 - £110,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£237,150.00£199,950.00 - £260,000.004
Other£108,000.00£108,000.00 - £108,000.001
Semi-Detached£79,333.33£51,000.00 - £124,000.003
Terraced£71,713.50£31,000.00 - £150,000.0014
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£179,950.00£179,950.00 - £179,950.001
Semi-Detached£111,725.00£56,000.00 - £159,950.003
Terraced£62,350.00£25,250.00 - £120,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£128,308.33£53,000.00 - £180,000.004
Terraced£48,403.64£30,000.00 - £95,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£185,000.00£185,000.00 - £185,000.001
Other£75,000.00£75,000.00 - £75,000.001
Semi-Detached£70,698.80£59,995.00 - £104,999.005
Terraced£49,492.15£29,750.00 - £125,000.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£131,750.00£88,500.00 - £175,000.002
Other£390,000.00£390,000.00 - £390,000.001
Semi-Detached£82,927.86£55,000.00 - £151,995.007
Terraced£56,052.61£31,500.00 - £100,000.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£149,975.00£129,950.00 - £170,000.002
Other£780,000.00£780,000.00 - £780,000.001
Semi-Detached£82,750.00£43,000.00 - £125,000.004
Terraced£61,092.31£30,500.00 - £94,500.0013
Schools

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Thornhill Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding207 4-11DL41ES
Timothy Hackworth Primary SchoolPrimary, Good391 2-11DL41HN
St John's Church of England Aided Primary School, ShildonPrimary, Outstanding237 3-11DL42EQ
Amenities
  • Elm Road Workingmens Club & Institute Ltd, DL4 1BH
  • Fox and Hounds, DL4 2DP
  • Old Shildon Workingmens Club, DL4 1AH
  • Queens Head, DL4 1AZ
  • Shildon AFC, DL4 1HA
  • Mandy's Kitchen, DL4 1QB
  • Greenfield Community College 4180, DL4 2EP
  • St John's Church of England Primary School 3513, DL4 2EQ
  • Thornhill Primary School, DL4 1ES
  • Timothy Hackworth Primary School, DL4 1HN
  • Hancock & Ainsley, DL4 1AJ
  • B and M, DL4 1DU
  • Batch Coffee Roasters, DL4 1QB
  • Jubilee Fields Convenience Store, DL4 2AD
  • Kellys Cards & Gifts, DL4 1DT
  • Atalian Servest Food Company @ PPG Industries, DL4 2QP
  • Blue Mallard Kitchen, DL4 2RA
  • Cape to Cairo, DL4 1HH
  • Locomotion Cafe, DL4 2RE
  • Red Chilli, DL4 1DX
  • The Co-Operative Food, DL4 2JP
  • The Co-Operative Food, DL4 2JE
  • Shildon Tandoori, DL4 1DS
  • Shildon Alive, DL4 1DT
  • Shildon Chop Suey House, DL4 1DT
  • Spice Island, DL4 1AQ
  • The Deli, DL4 1DY
  • Godfreys The Butcher, DL4 1DU
  • Jubilee Fields Community Centre, DL4 2AL
  • Salvation Army Hall, DL4 1PF
  • Shildon Methodist Church Hall, DL4 1AH
  • Shildon Spiritualist Church, DL4 1NN
  • St Johns Church, DL4 1DW
  • Bondcare Group Care Homes, DL4 1HQ
  • Byerley Road Pre-School Group, DL4 2DX
  • Holly House, DL4 1PY
  • Mariposa Care - Holly Lodge Care Home, DL4 1NX
  • Shildon Early Years, DL4 1HN