Useful Area information for DEERNESS COURT, DURHAM, DH7 8QZ

Deerness court is in County Durham in the county of County Durham which resides in the North East region of England. The postcode is within the Brandon ward, which is in the constituency of City of Durham. This page is a collection of useful information for Deerness court, County Durham, and the neighbourhood in which it resides.

We found 11 house sales in DH7 8QZ. The most recent was sold for £134,000 on 31 Oct 2016. The most expensive house purchase so far has been sold for £134,000 on 31 Oct 2016 and the lowest has been sold for £46,500 on 08 Sep 2000. If you are interested in more detailed information then keep reading as we give insights about all of them in this page later on.

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Multiple Deprivation Index


Regarding the Index of Multiple Deprivation, DH7 8QZ has a score of 5846 out of 32844.

Most recent sale

£134,000 on 31 Oct 2016

Most expensive sale

£134,000 on 31 Oct 2016

Least expensive sale

£46,500 on 08 Sep 2000

House prices

Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £134,000 on 31 Oct 2016
Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £117,500 on 29 Feb 2016
Freehold, Flat or Maisonette Sold for £62,500 on 27 Feb 2015
Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £114,000 on 05 Aug 2005
Freehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £62,995 on 21 Jan 2005
Freehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £58,000 on 10 Dec 2004
Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £56,000 on 23 May 2003
Freehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £52,000 on 17 Apr 2003
Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £46,500 on 08 Sep 2000
Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £58,000 on 14 Sep 1998
Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £47,000 on 30 Jun 1995

Social grade

The figures shown are per-household between the ages of 16-64.

11 - AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions
26 - C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions
25 - C2 - Skilled manual workers
37 - DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers

Housing tenure

The national average of social housing is over 18%.

Owned outright: 42
Mortgage: 49
Shared Ownership: 0
Council: 16
Social other: 2
Private rented: 13
Private employer: 0
Private relative: 0
Private other: 0
Rent free: 4

The most common ethnicity is White. Residents have the following ethnicities: 358 White, 0 Gypsy, 0 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 0 Other asian, 0 Black, 1 Mixed.

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Please bear in mind that an individual may hold one or more passports.

No passport: 78
UK: 273
Ireland: 2
Other EU: 6
Other Non EU: 0
Africa: 0
Middle East & Asia: 0
North America & Caribbean: 0
Central America: 0
South America: 1
Antarctica & Oceania: 0
British Overseas: 0


According to the 2011 Census, the UK population claims itself as 87% white. The second largest group are asian 6% and black 3%.

White: 358
Gypsy: 0
Indian: 0
Pakistani: 0
Bangladeshi: 0
Chinese: 0
Other Asian: 0
Black: 0
Mixed: 1
Other: 1

The most common ethnicity is White. Residents have the following ethnicities: 358 White, 0 Gypsy, 0 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 0 Other asian, 0 Black, 1 Mixed.

Accommodation type

Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets

Detached: 7
Semi-detached : 71
Terraced: 43
Flat: 3
Converted house share: 4
Flat in commercial: 0
Caravan: 0


The UK is mainly a Christian country, with 59% of residents. 25% of the population claim to have no religion. 4% of the population identify themselves as Muslim, 1.3% Hindu, 0.7% Sikh, 0.5% Jewish, 0.4% Buddhist, and 0.4% as other religions, while the remaining 7.2% did not state their religious views.

Christian: 268
Buddhist: 0
Hindu: 0
Jewish: 0
Muslim: 0
Sikh: 0
Other: 0
No religion: 68
Not stated: 24

Income rank

Proportion of the population experiencing deprivation relating to low income


Employment rank

Proportion of the working-age population in an area involuntarily excluded from the labour market


Education skills rank

Lack of attainment skills in local population


Health rank

Risk of premature death and the impairment of quality of life


Living environment rank

Measures the quality of the local environment


Income affecting children rank

Proportion of all children aged 0 to 15 living in income deprived families


Income affecting older rank

Proportion of all those aged 60 or over who experience income deprivation.


Children rank

Attainment of qualifications among children


Adult skill rank

Lack of qualifications in the resident working-age adult population


Geographical barrier rank

Physical proximity of local services


Wider barrier rank

Accessability of housing due to affordability


Indoor rank

Quality of housing


Outdoor rank

E.g. Air quality, road accidents


Crime rank

Risk of personal victimisation



No qualification: 116
GCSES 1 to 4 any grades: 99
NVQ Level 1: 28
One A level: 59
NVQ Level 2: 56
Apprenticeship: 26
Two plus A level: 19
NVQ Level 3: 40
Degree: 21
NVQ Level 4-5: 13
Professional qualification: 22
Other vocational qualification: 37

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Household size

This data lists the total number of people normally resident within each household.

One: 25
Two: 47
Three: 26
Four: 18
Five: 9
Six: 1
Eight: 0

The median age of this location's residents is 44.0 while the mean age is 44.06667. The most frequent age group is Fourty-five to fifty-nine. These conclusions are made from the following data: 0-4 years: 19, 5-7 years: 10, 8-9 years: 4, 10-14 years: 23, 16-17 years: 9, 18-19 years: 7, 20-24 years: 19, 25-29 years: 19, 25-29 years: 19, 30-44 years: 69, 45-59 years: 75, 60-64 years: 26, 65-74 years: 28, 75-84 years: 23, 85-89 years: 7.

This location in Durham is categorised as Rural town and fringe.

Some people have different preferences regarding the altitude of areas, this postcode's altitude is 108 metres above sea level. Areas at higher altitudes could be more favourable due to the expected rise of sea levels in the not so distant future.

145 had very good health and 9 had very bad in this area.

Room number

This data lists the total number of room each house have.

One: 0
Two: 1
Three: 8
Four: 7
Five: 56
Six: 34
Seven: 12
Eight: 4
Nine: 4

According to the latest census which took place in 2011, this postcode had a population of 34 people that includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents. Furthermore, there were 13 households.


Across the UK, the gender split is equal.

Total: 360
Males: 164
Females: 196


Health is usually influenced by age and the affluence of a neighbourhood, since deprived areas often showing poorer standards of health.

Total: 360
Very good: 145
Good: 105
Fair: 80
Bad: 21
Very bad: 9

Many postcodes have been retired over the years but DH7 8QZ is not one of them and it was first introduced on 01 Feb 1990.

Geographically this area resides in -1.624471 longitude and 54.752955 latitude.

If you are interested in getting to know more about the location codes of this area then it might also be valuable that it resides 424268 eastings and 539843 northings.

Some might find it useful that this area's grid reference number is NZ242398. The grid reference number uses cartesian coordinates.

The district code of DH7 8QZ is E06000047 and its county code is E11000007.

Its MSOA code is E02004317, its LSOA code is E01020689, its parish code is E04010603 and its constituency code is E14000641. These codes can come handy when you want to find out more about this location as not all services work with postcode.

Furthermore this area is in a national park.

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Longitude -1.624471
Latitude 54.752955
Easting 424268
Northing 539843
Altitude 108

The geographic X and Y coordinates are the approximate centre of the location covered by DH7 8QZ postal code.


Locality BRANDON
District DURHAM
County County Durham
District County Durham
Ward Brandon
Country England
Constituency City of Durham
Region North East
Parish Brandon and Byshottles


Active true
Terminated Postcode
County Code E11000007
National Park
Built Up Area Brandon (County Durham)
Built Up Subdivision
Lower Layer Super Output Area County Durham 038E
Grid Ref NZ242398
District Code E06000047
London Zone
LSOA Code E01020689
MSOA Code E02004317
Middle Layer Super Output Area County Durham 038
Parish Code E04010603
Census Output Area E00104977
Constituency Code E14000641