DL8 Postcode Area Information

Population
19,141
Avg Annual Income
£41,750
Full Time Employees
26.38%
Average Age
48.56

Hambleton, DL8 Postcode Area Overview

The DL8 postcode area is located in the Hambleton, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire postcode town, in the Yorkshire and The Humber, England region.

The DL8 postcode area is located in North Yorkshire, England and covers the market town of Leyburn and the surrounding area. This rural area is known for its picturesque countryside, charming villages, and historical sites such as Bolton Castle and Jervaulx Abbey.

In terms of amenities, the DL8 area offers a range of shops, restaurants, cafes, and pubs for residents and visitors to enjoy. There are also sports facilities, parks, and walking trails for those who appreciate outdoor activities. Additionally, the area has schools, a library, and medical services to cater to the needs of the local community.

The geography of the DL8 postcode area is characterized by rolling hills, lush green fields, and scenic valleys. The area is popular with hikers, cyclists, and nature enthusiasts due to its stunning landscapes and abundance of wildlife.

Transportation in the DL8 area is mainly dependent on cars, as public transport options are limited. The A684 road runs through the area, providing easy access to nearby towns and cities such as Richmond and Northallerton. There are also local bus services connecting the smaller villages within the postcode area.

Overall, the DL8 postcode area offers a peaceful and idyllic setting for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life and enjoy the tranquility of the countryside.

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 DL8 postcode area covers Aiskew & Leeming, Bedale, Leyburn & Middleham, Scotton & Lower Wensleydale, Upper Dales electoral wards.

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DL8 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of DL8 postcode area is 19,141. 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 18,500, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 314. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (11,954), followed by No religion (6,048).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (5,778), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (3,492).

Economic Status

Most people in the DL8 postcode area mentioned they are Retired (6,301), while 6,182 adults mentioned they are Employee: Full-time.

Education

Regarding education, 5,770 adults have Level 4 education, while 2,583 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations in the DL8 area are

  • Skilled trades occupations (1676)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (1478), and
  • Professional occupations (1332)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode DL8 is 49 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 55 to 64 (4873), Between 65 to 74 (4325), and Between 45 to 54 (3609).

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 DL8 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (3,648) followed by Small employers and own account workers (3,086), and Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (2,211).

Postcodes in DL8

There are total 6 postcode sectors present in the DL8 (listed below). The postcode DL8 has a total of 1328 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of DL8
NameType
AreaDL8
Ward

Aiskew & Leeming

Bedale

Leyburn & Middleham

Scotton & Lower Wensleydale

Upper Dales

LTLA22Hambleton, Richmondshire
UTLA22North Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and The Humber
CountryEngland

Hambleton, DL8 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Hambleton, DL8 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

10

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

4

Other crime

3

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

3

Public order

1

Shoplifting

20

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

7

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

2

Public order

2

Shoplifting

22

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

7

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

5

Other theft

2

Shoplifting

26

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

8

Other theft

3

Public order

1

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

31

Violence and sexual offences

25

Anti-social behaviour

8

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

4

Other crime

4

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

5

Public order

1

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

31

Violence and sexual offences

25

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

4

Other theft

1

Public order

4

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

48

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

5

Other theft

5

Public order

3

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

21

Violence and sexual offences

13

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

2

Other theft

4

Public order

1

Robbery

1

Vehicle crime

29

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

6

Other theft

7

Public order

2

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

1

Vehicle crime

33

Violence and sexual offences

13

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

10

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

1

Other crime

6

Other theft

4

Public order

1

Robbery

4

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

36

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

13

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

10

Other theft

7

Public order

2

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

21

Violence and sexual offences

18

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

11

Other theft

5

Public order

1

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

37

Violence and sexual offences

24

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other theft

1

Public order

2

Shoplifting

1

Vehicle crime

22

Violence and sexual offences

17

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

7

Other theft

4

Public order

1

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

21

Violence and sexual offences

11

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

7

Other theft

4

Public order

1

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

25

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in DL8 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in DL8 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£615,000.00£335,000.00 - £895,000.002
Other£525,000.00£525,000.00 - £525,000.001
Semi-Detached£365,000.00£365,000.00 - £365,000.001
Terraced£222,500.00£222,500.00 - £222,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£458,600.00£268,000.00 - £790,000.005
Semi-Detached£270,000.00£125,000.00 - £415,000.002
Terraced£275,000.00£205,000.00 - £360,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£387,000.00£380,000.00 - £390,000.004
Semi-Detached£313,777.78£123,000.00 - £665,000.009
Terraced£210,900.00£172,000.00 - £340,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£352,974.13£225,000.00 - £555,000.0015
Other£1,856,000.00£620,000.00 - £2,804,000.004
Semi-Detached£223,833.33£170,000.00 - £420,000.004
Terraced£269,166.67£160,000.00 - £375,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£410,277.78£252,500.00 - £585,000.0018
Flat£180,000.00£180,000.00 - £180,000.001
Semi-Detached£372,875.00£197,000.00 - £620,000.0012
Terraced£220,400.00£165,000.00 - £256,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£200,000.00£200,000.00 - £200,000.001
Semi-Detached£242,000.00£242,000.00 - £242,000.001
Terraced£282,500.00£190,000.00 - £375,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£330,600.00£165,000.00 - £595,000.005
Other£419,998.50£120,000.00 - £719,997.002
Semi-Detached£391,250.00£280,000.00 - £500,000.004
Terraced£241,500.00£165,000.00 - £312,500.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£453,666.67£300,000.00 - £770,000.006
Flat£78,833.33£70,000.00 - £89,500.003
Other£269,998.00£269,998.00 - £269,998.001
Semi-Detached£312,299.80£185,000.00 - £515,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£373,857.14£230,000.00 - £575,000.007
Other£111,000.00£42,000.00 - £180,000.002
Semi-Detached£285,500.00£200,000.00 - £368,000.006
Terraced£244,625.00£172,500.00 - £385,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£405,300.00£335,000.00 - £528,000.006
Flat£85,000.00£85,000.00 - £85,000.001
Other£120,000.00£120,000.00 - £120,000.001
Semi-Detached£269,250.00£175,000.00 - £390,000.004
Terraced£203,750.00£105,000.00 - £320,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£506,363.64£250,000.00 - £800,000.0011
Flat£90,000.00£85,000.00 - £95,000.002
Other£390,000.00£390,000.00 - £390,000.001
Semi-Detached£231,666.67£225,000.00 - £235,000.003
Terraced£247,000.00£174,000.00 - £320,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£376,333.33£223,000.00 - £795,000.0012
Flat£126,666.67£100,000.00 - £140,000.003
Other£373,633.00£280,000.00 - £550,000.003
Semi-Detached£255,823.53£222,000.00 - £508,000.0018
Terraced£258,363.64£129,000.00 - £461,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£477,666.67£445,000.00 - £510,000.003
Flat£86,000.00£86,000.00 - £86,000.001
Other£9,488,313.00£9,488,313.00 - £9,488,313.001
Semi-Detached£308,125.00£155,000.00 - £650,000.004
Terraced£273,125.00£170,000.00 - £377,500.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£325,000.00£320,000.00 - £330,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£401,666.67£315,000.00 - £500,000.003
Flat£152,000.00£105,000.00 - £199,000.002
Other£229,166.67£140,000.00 - £350,000.003
Semi-Detached£285,750.00£245,000.00 - £405,000.005
Terraced£212,014.11£127,500.00 - £302,500.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£475,916.67£245,000.00 - £725,000.0012
Flat£270,000.00£90,000.00 - £450,000.002
Other£725,000.00£725,000.00 - £725,000.001
Semi-Detached£248,562.50£125,000.00 - £500,000.008
Terraced£319,845.67£150,500.00 - £750,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£443,676.47£247,500.00 - £675,000.0017
Flat£140,000.00£140,000.00 - £140,000.001
Other£514,500.00£79,000.00 - £950,000.002
Semi-Detached£407,750.00£182,500.00 - £755,000.008
Terraced£302,200.00£222,500.00 - £376,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£449,833.33£258,000.00 - £660,000.0012
Flat£90,000.00£90,000.00 - £90,000.001
Other£435,000.00£390,000.00 - £480,000.002
Semi-Detached£250,528.75£170,000.00 - £525,000.009
Terraced£288,366.67£200,000.00 - £417,700.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£467,350.00£230,000.00 - £650,000.0010
Other£325,091.50£151,000.00 - £495,000.004
Semi-Detached£315,000.00£315,000.00 - £315,000.001
Terraced£264,166.67£255,000.00 - £277,500.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£392,743.00£245,000.00 - £900,000.008
Other£231,666.67£135,000.00 - £325,000.003
Semi-Detached£287,341.25£150,000.00 - £475,000.0010
Terraced£264,000.00£93,000.00 - £650,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£386,447.50£284,995.00 - £795,000.0012
Flat£175,000.00£175,000.00 - £175,000.001
Other£677,500.00£240,000.00 - £1,300,000.006
Semi-Detached£315,200.00£158,000.00 - £518,000.005
Terraced£224,000.00£216,000.00 - £232,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£459,800.00£340,000.00 - £585,000.005
Flat£96,000.00£96,000.00 - £96,000.001
Other£850,000.00£50,000.00 - £1,650,000.002
Semi-Detached£263,774.17£150,000.00 - £525,000.007
Terraced£221,250.00£105,000.00 - £611,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£395,142.08£312,500.00 - £800,000.0015
Flat£137,500.00£137,500.00 - £137,500.001
Other£475,500.00£321,000.00 - £630,000.002
Semi-Detached£268,285.83£211,250.00 - £450,000.0013
Terraced£287,750.00£210,000.00 - £350,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£393,295.00£268,000.00 - £850,000.0013
Flat£123,333.33£90,000.00 - £180,000.003
Other£281,666.67£225,000.00 - £350,000.003
Semi-Detached£271,310.00£215,000.00 - £475,000.005
Terraced£248,580.00£166,060.00 - £360,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£365,397.50£247,385.00 - £550,000.006
Flat£157,500.00£125,000.00 - £190,000.002
Semi-Detached£273,214.29£135,000.00 - £390,000.007
Terraced£309,166.67£175,000.00 - £440,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£491,845.45£240,000.00 - £1,060,000.0011
Other£261,375.00£180,000.00 - £310,500.004
Semi-Detached£282,882.75£206,750.00 - £420,000.008
Terraced£223,030.75£142,000.00 - £350,000.004
Schools in the DL8 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Hunton and Arrathorne Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good65 4-11DL81QB
Snape Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good33 3-11DL82TF
Bainbridge Church of England Primary and Nursery SchoolPrimary, Good67 3-11DL83EL
Bedale Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good337 5-11DL82AT
West Burton Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good21 4-11DL84JY
Crakehall Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good108 4-11DL81HP
Hackforth and Hornby Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good21 4-11DL81PE
Spennithorne Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good33 4-11DL85PR
Bedale High SchoolSecondary, Good503 11-16DL82EQ
Askrigg Voluntary Controlled Primary SchoolPrimary, Good40 4-11DL83BJ
Middleham Church of England Aided SchoolPrimary, Good51 4-11DL84QX
Burneston Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement96 5-11DL82HX
The Wensleydale School & Sixth FormSecondary, Good329 11-18DL85HY
Mowbray SchoolSpecial, Good289 2-16DL82SD
Hawes Primary SchoolPrimary, Good76 3-11DL83RQ
Leyburn Primary SchoolPrimary, Good193 3-11DL85SD
Amenities in the DL8 Postcode Area
  • Hillside House Bed & Breakfast, DL8 2LH
  • Moto Services Leeming Bar, DL8 1DT
  • Riverside Bed & Breakfast, DL8 3EH
  • Thornton Lodge, DL8 3AP
  • Black Swan Hotel, DL8 5AS
  • One Stop Stores Ltd, DL8 5AS
  • Spar Store, DL8 1DD
  • Spar Stores, DL8 3QX
  • Thomas The Baker, DL8 5AS
  • Thomas The Baker, DL8 1ED
  • Green Dragon Inn, DL8 2HA
  • The Freemasons Arms, DL8 2QP
  • Bedale Riverside Club, DL8 1AH
  • Bolton Arms Hotel, DL8 5BW
  • Fox And Hounds, DL8 2LG
  • The Hebridean Bar And Grill, DL8 2LS
  • The Tandem Cafe, DL8 1BL
  • Thorp Perrow Tearooms, DL8 2PR
  • Wensleydale Ice Cream, DL8 3AS
  • West Burton Village Store, DL8 4JL
  • Fryer Tucks, DL8 5BG
  • Halls Fisheries, DL8 2BN
  • Hawes Pizza, DL8 3NT
  • Jakes Plaice, DL8 1AF
  • Middleham Fish And Chips, DL8 4NP
  • Sarb Contracts Ltd, DL8 1JU
  • Swinithwaite Shoot Club, DL8 4UH
  • Wemmergill Moor Ltd, DL8 3LY
  • Bainbridge C Of E Primary School, DL8 3EL
  • Greenwell House Nursing Home, DL8 1ER
  • Seedlings Montessori, DL8 2HX
  • Bright Beginnings (2007), DL8 2DU
  • Broadacres Housing Association, DL8 5BX
  • Dairy Crest T/A Wensleydale Creamery, DL8 3UZ
  • Arthur's Cakes, DL8 4LP
  • Baking In The Raine, DL8 5PE
  • F C Allinsons, DL8 5NB
  • Inspired Chocolate, DL8 5QA
  • Bute Pizza, DL8 1JL
  • Croft Farm Butty Box, DL8 3LZ
  • Burger Queen, DL8 3EH
  • Dinsdale & Fox Ices, DL8 3QU
  • Eat Telfit, DL8 5BP
  • Bedale Golf Club Limited, DL8 1EZ
  • Beresford Peirse Lodge, DL8 2BN
  • The Tiny Baker, DL8 1TF
  • Bedale Community Meals On Wheels, DL8 1AF
  • Bedale Hall, DL8 1AA
  • Bedale High School, DL8 2EQ
  • Bedale Primary School, DL8 2AT
  • Bedale Youth Centre, DL8 2EQ
  • Burneston Church Of England VA Primary School, DL8 2HX
  • Crakehall Church Of England Primary School, DL8 1HP
  • Co-op, DL8 5BG
  • The Co-operative Group, DL8 1EQ