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

Regarding the Index of Multiple Deprivation, DH7 6NY has a score of 17382 out of 32844.

We found 4 house sales in DH7 6NY. The most recent transaction was number 3 that sold for £169,950 on 04 Jun 2009. The most expensive house purchase so far has been number 1 that sold for £212,000 on 12 Jan 2008 and the lowest has been number 3 that sold for £169,950 on 04 Jun 2009. If you are interested in more detailed information then keep reading as we give insights about all of them in this page later on.

Social grade

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

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

The most common ethnicity is White. Residents have the following ethnicities: 331 White, 0 Gypsy, 3 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 0 Other asian, 0 Black, 0 Mixed.


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

White: 331
Gypsy: 0
Indian: 3
Pakistani: 0
Bangladeshi: 0
Chinese: 1
Other Asian: 0
Black: 0
Mixed: 0
Other: 0

Housing tenure

The national average of social housing is over 18%.

Owned outright: 40
Mortgage: 76
Shared Ownership: 1
Council: 0
Social other: 1
Private rented: 11
Private employer: 0
Private relative: 2
Private other: 0
Rent free: 1

House prices

3, WITTON VILLAS, DH7 6NY, DURHAM, SACRISTON, COUNTY DURHAM Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £169,950 on 04 Jun 2009
2, WITTON VILLAS, DH7 6NY, DURHAM, SACRISTON, CHESTER-LE-STREET Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £212,000 on 30 Sep 2008
4, WITTON VILLAS, DH7 6NY, DURHAM, SACRISTON, CHESTER-LE-STREET Leasehold, Detached house Sold for £190,000 on 18 Aug 2008
1, WITTON VILLAS, DH7 6NY, DURHAM, SACRISTON, CHESTER-LE-STREET Leasehold, Semi-Detached house Sold for £212,000 on 12 Jan 2008

In 2011 this place had 11 detached houses, 6 semi-detached houses, 119 terraced houses, 0 flats, 1 converted house shares, 0 flats in commercial buildings, 0 caravans.

The most common house type here is Terraced house.

Accommodation type

Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets

Detached: 11
Semi-detached : 6
Terraced: 119
Flat: 0
Converted house share: 1
Flat in commercial: 0
Caravan: 0


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

No passport: 80
UK: 252
Ireland: 0
Other EU: 1
Other Non EU: 0
Africa: 2
Middle East & Asia: 0
North America & Caribbean: 0
Central America: 0
South America: 0
Antarctica & Oceania: 0
British Overseas: 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: 238
Buddhist: 0
Hindu: 0
Jewish: 0
Muslim: 0
Sikh: 4
Other: 0
No religion: 69
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

Crime rank


Risk of personal victimisation

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


No qualification: 45
GCSES 1 to 4 any grades: 123
NVQ Level 1: 44
One A level: 90
NVQ Level 2: 77
Apprenticeship: 24
Two plus A level: 28
NVQ Level 3: 46
Degree: 27
NVQ Level 4-5: 15
Professional qualification: 29
Other vocational qualification: 68

The median age of this location's residents is 35.0 while the mean age is 36.06269. The most frequent age group is Thirty to fourty-four. These conclusions are made from the following data: 0-4 years: 26, 5-7 years: 13, 8-9 years: 4, 10-14 years: 22, 16-17 years: 9, 18-19 years: 8, 20-24 years: 17, 25-29 years: 26, 25-29 years: 26, 30-44 years: 90, 45-59 years: 62, 60-64 years: 18, 65-74 years: 18, 75-84 years: 15, 85-89 years: 2.

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 162 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.

153 had very good health and 4 had very bad in this area.

Room number

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

One: 0
Two: 0
Three: 1
Four: 22
Five: 57
Six: 38
Seven: 9
Eight: 4
Nine: 1

According to the latest census which took place in 2011, this postcode had a population of 12 people that includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents. Furthermore, there were 4 households.

Household size

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

One: 27
Two: 42
Three: 37
Four: 17
Five: 9
Six: 0
Eight: 0


Across the UK, the gender split is equal.

Total: 335
Males: 166
Females: 169


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

Total: 335
Very good: 153
Good: 118
Fair: 49
Bad: 11
Very bad: 4

Many postcodes have been retired over the years but DH7 6NY is not one of them and it was first introduced on 01 Mar 2008.

Geographically this area resides in -1.629402 longitude and 54.815337 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 423914 eastings and 546783 northings.

Some might find it useful that this area's grid reference number is NZ239467. The grid reference number uses cartesian coordinates.

The district code of DH7 6NY is E06000047 and its county code is E11000007.

Its MSOA code is E02004296, its LSOA code is E01020619, its parish code is E04010682 and its constituency code is E14000840. 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.

We found 10 crimes in DH7 6NY in December 2018. Our records show that there were 2 antisocial behaviours, 3 violence and anti-social behaviours, 0 burglaries, 3 criminal damage and arsons, 0 drugs and 0 vehicle crimes. For more detailed analysis please continue reading as we have data for each crime type and all the nearby streets, close to DH7 6NY.

Crime type Last outcome
Criminal damage and arsonUnder investigation
Other theftUnder investigation
ShopliftingInvestigation complete
Crime type Last outcome
Violence and sexual offencesInvestigation complete
Crime type Last outcome
Anti-social behaviour
Criminal damage and arsonUnder investigation
Violence and sexual offencesUnable to prosecute suspect
Crime type Last outcome
Anti-social behaviour
Criminal damage and arsonUnable to prosecute suspect
Crime type Last outcome
Violence and sexual offencesUnder investigation

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Longitude -1.629402
Latitude 54.815337
Easting 423914
Northing 546783
Altitude 162
The geographic X and Y coordinates are the approximate centre of the location covered by DH7 6NY postal code.


County County Durham
District County Durham
Ward Sacriston
Country England
Constituency North Durham
Region North East
Parish Sacriston


Active true
Terminated Postcode
County Code E11000007
National Park
Built Up Area Sacriston
Built Up Subdivision Sacriston
Lower Layer Super Output Area County Durham 019C
Grid Ref NZ239467
District Code E06000047
London Zone
LSOA Code E01020619
MSOA Code E02004296
Middle Layer Super Output Area County Durham 019
Parish Code E04010682
Census Output Area E00104624
Constituency Code E14000840