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Contents: Local Authority Districts and Wards

The population of the local authority districts and wards of North East England by census results and latest official estimates.

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
2001-04-29
Population
Census
2011-03-27
Population
Estimate
2019-06-30
County DurhamUnitary County493,470513,242530,094
Annfield PlainWard7,5637,7748,150
Aycliffe EastWard8,3618,2568,308
Aycliffe North and MiddridgeWard10,32910,52410,810
Aycliffe WestWard8,0378,1657,953
Barnard Castle EastWard8,0808,3208,528
Barnard Castle WestWard8,1418,6068,454
BelmontWard13,59113,73214,531
BenfieldsideWard7,9837,8988,170
Bishop Auckland TownWard7,3667,7607,862
Bishop Middleham and CornforthWard3,7443,7763,778
BlackhallsWard8,3338,0477,895
BrandonWard9,0829,56610,177
Burnopfield and DiptonWard7,5487,9358,179
Chester-le-Street EastWard3,8713,9613,987
Chester-le-Street NorthWard3,7804,0303,886
Chester-le-Street SouthWard7,7267,6937,509
Chester-le-Street West CentralWard7,6007,6787,999
ChiltonWard4,1003,9564,431
Consett NorthWard6,7878,0427,878
Consett SouthWard3,2333,9465,366
CoundonWard4,3164,2224,396
CoxhoeWard11,12911,77712,334
Craghead and South MoorWard7,4047,6698,270
CrookWard10,82712,11712,340
DawdonWard8,1468,4168,789
DeernessWard11,92112,24412,773
Delves LaneWard6,1428,2798,571
DenesideWard7,8377,3517,112
Durham SouthWard1,7291,7962,164
EasingtonWard7,4837,6937,614
Elvet and GilesgateWard6,9659,11011,619
Esh and Witton GilbertWard7,8757,9718,145
EvenwoodWard8,2378,1148,144
FerryhillWard11,75611,13210,738
Framwellgate and Newton HallWard13,27213,72114,552
HordenWard8,5248,0877,390
LanchesterWard7,2437,4467,550
Leadgate and MedomsleyWard8,4898,8708,873
LumleyWard7,4637,5377,276
MurtonWard7,2437,9758,098
Neville's CrossWard9,60411,50615,380
North LodgeWard3,2593,2943,403
PassfieldWard4,9234,6514,330
PeltonWard13,03312,76813,024
Peterlee EastWard7,9957,2347,117
Peterlee WestWard8,9448,2798,225
SacristonWard6,9607,1567,538
SeahamWard5,4806,9237,015
SedgefieldWard7,3978,1928,124
SherburnWard8,2228,4768,545
Shildon and Dene ValleyWard13,30113,28013,208
Shotton and South HettonWard7,8908,6399,289
SpennymoorWard10,17710,54211,184
StanleyWard8,4239,0539,073
TanfieldWard7,6108,2708,253
Tow LawWard4,3334,5154,715
Trimdon and ThornleyWard13,07913,08213,243
TudhoeWard7,9018,0829,257
WeardaleWard7,7758,0637,983
West AucklandWard7,6698,5098,779
Willington and HunwickWard7,9598,8529,027
WingateWard3,5904,1684,210
Woodhouse CloseWard8,6908,5168,573
DarlingtonUnitary District97,838105,564106,803
Bank Top & LascellesWard6,8307,7747,375
Brinkburn & FaverdaleWard4,5566,4106,681
CockertonWard6,2206,0776,278
CollegeWard3,7324,1634,284
EastbourneWard5,0876,5166,507
Harrowgate HillWard6,1476,2536,319
Haughton & SpringfieldWard6,4496,3056,165
Heighington & ConiscliffeWard3,4784,3964,416
HummersknottWard3,8733,7643,709
HurworthWard3,1983,1733,221
MowdenWard3,6453,7083,786
NorthgateWard4,1514,4034,332
North RoadWard6,7166,7026,417
Park EastWard7,1337,7548,163
Park WestWard4,0204,3154,172
PierremontWard6,3976,2996,032
Red Hall & LingfieldWard3,5943,5794,092
Sadberge & Middleton St GeorgeWard5,1276,1116,370
StephensonWard3,2813,8554,707
WhinfieldWard4,2024,0073,777
GatesheadMetropolitan Borough191,151200,214202,055
BirtleyWard8,0208,3678,110
BlaydonWard9,83510,36510,037
BridgesWard6,7879,01211,270
Chopwell and Rowlands GillWard9,3259,3959,021
ChowdeneWard9,1479,0918,765
Crawcrook and GreensideWard8,5528,8418,754
DeckhamWard9,4709,9389,842
Dunston and TeamsWard7,8269,1279,312
Dunston Hill and Whickham EastWard9,1249,1998,985
FellingWard8,6688,9089,138
High FellWard9,7379,7169,473
LamesleyWard8,3208,8629,893
Lobley Hill and BenshamWard9,46110,63810,196
Low FellWard8,3648,6368,460
Pelaw and HeworthWard8,4539,1008,735
Ryton, Crookhill and StellaWard8,0748,1468,742
SaltwellWard9,4059,65911,674
Wardley and Leam LaneWard8,0548,3278,129
Whickham NorthWard7,8568,4517,986
Whickham South and SunnisideWard8,4998,3137,888
Windy Nook and WhitehillsWard9,7859,7819,405
Winlaton and High SpenWard8,3928,3428,240
HartlepoolUnitary District88,61192,02893,663
Burn ValleyWard8,8698,7748,203
De BruceWard7,4267,9328,265
Fens and RossmereWard8,8088,8678,450
Foggy FurzeWard8,8738,2588,536
HartWard5,8468,2429,413
Headland and HarbourWard6,6057,3977,517
JesmondWard9,0618,0808,264
Manor HouseWard9,7629,9299,978
Rural WestWard6,1457,0987,400
SeatonWard7,8988,7069,128
VictoriaWard9,3208,7458,509
MiddlesbroughUnitary District134,855138,412140,980
AcklamWard5,2935,6765,645
AyresomeWard6,1316,0726,141
Berwick Hills & PallisterWard9,3689,3689,154
Brambles & ThorntreeWard8,9079,0518,697
CentralWard9,23210,89712,783
Coulby NewhamWard8,6578,9678,528
HemlingtonWard6,7086,5576,330
KaderWard5,1305,1415,170
LadgateWard5,7455,5835,395
LinthorpeWard5,9606,7206,488
Longlands & BeechwoodWard9,91010,51910,691
Marton EastWard4,8664,7285,342
Marton WestWard5,2105,3055,298
NewportWard11,11211,14012,078
North OrmesbyWard3,3173,1223,068
NunthorpeWard4,7054,8664,890
ParkWard9,0149,6699,776
Park End & BeckfieldWard8,4078,1127,756
Stainton & ThorntonWard2,2422,2872,931
TrimdonWard4,9434,6324,819
Newcastle upon TyneMetropolitan Borough259,536280,177302,820
Arthur's HillWard8,59911,02914,837
Benwell & ScotswoodWard13,23311,72312,422
BlakelawWard9,42510,36910,629
BykerWard10,12811,41911,885
Callerton & ThrockleyWard9,0629,4479,754
CastleWard7,9098,21811,786
ChapelWard10,1809,6458,955
Dene & South GosforthWard9,6849,9679,776
Denton & WesterhopeWard12,42112,16912,578
ElswickWard11,83714,28816,249
Fawdon & West GosforthWard10,59510,49910,072
GosforthWard10,20910,84710,565
HeatonWard10,50311,63311,382
KentonWard10,69610,80110,859
Kingston Park South & Newbiggin HallWard10,56110,69210,410
LemingtonWard10,88010,51810,091
Manor ParkWard9,75310,2139,302
MonumentWard5,6539,68517,560
North JesmondWard8,25810,80710,359
OuseburnWard6,6728,69913,451
ParklandsWard9,13711,44011,219
South JesmondWard7,74210,12110,894
WalkerWard11,81711,70111,772
WalkergateWard12,39111,94011,729
West FenhamWard10,59510,64610,956
WingroveWard11,58811,66113,328
North TynesideMetropolitan Borough191,659200,801207,913
Battle HillWard11,52710,71710,678
BentonWard10,00410,35910,264
CamperdownWard10,39510,33210,472
ChirtonWard10,92011,92511,937
CollingwoodWard10,73911,06711,305
CullercoatsWard9,4079,2029,357
HowdonWard10,30311,12911,236
KillingworthWard8,7789,74610,984
LongbentonWard8,86510,61711,186
Monkseaton NorthWard9,3449,2009,235
Monkseaton SouthWard9,2639,8449,799
NorthumberlandWard8,3128,1868,667
PrestonWard8,4408,4198,105
RiversideWard9,95311,43112,217
St Mary'sWard8,5418,2428,726
TynemouthWard9,80210,47210,366
ValleyWard8,57210,97212,970
WallsendWard9,72810,30410,911
WeetsladeWard9,3719,2219,981
Whitley BayWard9,3969,4169,517
NorthumberlandUnitary County307,190316,028322,434
AlnwickWard9,4669,83510,004
AmbleWard4,8434,9465,342
Amble West with WarkworthWard4,0374,1724,098
Ashington CentralWard5,1764,9685,008
BamburghWard4,3104,6734,546
Bedlington CentralWard5,1755,1865,367
Bedlington EastWard4,4604,8184,733
Bedlington WestWard4,2104,5054,477
BellinghamWard3,8534,0743,906
Berwick EastWard4,7314,8744,833
Berwick NorthWard4,2054,4774,625
Berwick West with OrdWard4,0974,0664,192
BothalWard4,1154,4484,605
BywellWard4,6244,5344,595
ChoppingtonWard4,6204,7924,659
CollegeWard5,3025,1285,005
CorbridgeWard4,0294,1914,286
CowpenWard4,3944,4324,563
Cramlington EastWard4,0214,1114,319
Cramlington EastfieldWard5,8135,4615,199
Cramlington NorthWard5,2915,1304,874
Cramlington South EastWard4,9844,6464,555
Cramlington VillageWard4,3854,5034,397
Cramlington WestWard5,9045,5625,878
CroftWard4,9784,7264,666
Druridge BayWard5,4996,4886,585
HaltwhistleWard4,9264,8324,850
HartleyWard4,7724,9234,904
HaydonWard4,7814,6394,398
Haydon and HadrianWard4,1684,4544,471
Hexham Central with AcombWard4,4924,6914,475
Hexham EastWard3,9084,1854,675
Hexham WestWard4,2304,2213,876
HirstWard5,2475,5725,505
HolywellWard5,4625,2985,093
HumshaughWard4,1294,1674,379
IsabellaWard4,7734,8354,702
Kitty BrewsterWard4,6515,4946,631
LonghorsleyWard3,6783,9384,222
LonghoughtonWard4,1874,7124,565
LynemouthWard4,5104,6364,520
Morpeth KirkhillWard4,9004,8725,316
Morpeth NorthWard4,4924,6954,865
Morpeth StobhillWard4,6674,8364,949
Newbiggin Central and EastWard4,4404,7104,555
NewshamWard4,5884,7425,083
Norham and IslandshiresWard4,1464,3234,244
PegswoodWard5,0404,8445,212
PlesseyWard4,1993,9983,812
Ponteland East and StanningtonWard3,9484,0164,650
Ponteland NorthWard4,6714,8695,035
Ponteland South with HeddonWard4,1894,2154,372
Ponteland WestWard3,7863,9694,122
Prudhoe NorthWard5,3265,5355,382
Prudhoe SouthWard4,9435,3185,665
RothburyWard4,5124,9964,904
Seaton with Newbiggin WestWard4,3584,6325,312
Seghill with Seaton DelavalWard4,8155,2016,137
ShilbottleWard4,3074,9255,110
SleekburnWard4,3664,2844,342
South BlythWard4,1564,8345,279
South TynedaleWard4,9674,8564,895
StakefordWard4,8904,6724,540
Stocksfield and BroomhaughWard4,7934,7994,845
WensleydaleWard4,0784,2784,799
WoolerWard4,1784,2664,426
Redcar and ClevelandUnitary District139,132135,177137,150
BelmontWard4,8124,4824,332
BrottonWard7,1137,0006,903
CoathamWard5,0565,0575,141
DormanstownWard5,2154,8074,721
EstonWard8,0947,7317,715
GrangetownWard7,3046,5146,623
GuisboroughWard7,4037,6227,939
HuttonWard5,8925,6736,316
KirkleathamWard6,9507,0807,498
LockwoodWard2,6612,5402,363
LoftusWard7,0756,3826,441
LongbeckWard4,5284,3394,072
NewcomenWard5,4724,9685,169
NormanbyWard6,8266,6036,769
OrmesbyWard6,7176,2696,304
SaltburnWard5,9125,9586,112
Skelton EastWard3,6253,9784,145
Skelton WestWard3,7124,6444,799
South BankWard6,3104,8855,252
St Germain'sWard7,6667,2147,023
TeesvilleWard6,6176,0285,799
West DykeWard6,4886,2276,031
WheatlandsWard2,9134,5855,267
ZetlandWard4,7714,5914,416
South TynesideMetropolitan Borough152,785148,127150,976
Beacon and BentsWard8,9349,1759,314
BedeWard7,8537,6217,630
Biddick and All SaintsWard8,9678,6789,117
Boldon CollieryWard9,3259,2279,324
Cleadon and East BoldonWard8,7418,4578,367
Cleadon ParkWard8,3286,8907,700
Fellgate and HedworthWard8,0257,7837,383
HartonWard8,7938,4098,293
Hebburn NorthWard8,6548,8499,302
Hebburn SouthWard7,9467,6438,600
Horsley HillWard8,5699,0649,188
MonktonWard8,7348,2528,186
PrimroseWard7,9628,0018,087
Simonside and RekendykeWard9,2668,6289,408
WestoeWard8,3068,0808,108
West ParkWard8,0847,6637,477
Whitburn and MarsdenWard7,6897,4487,368
WhiteleasWard8,6118,2598,124
Stockton-on-TeesUnitary District178,408191,610197,348
Billingham CentralWard6,8257,2447,458
Billingham EastWard7,2177,5747,291
Billingham NorthWard8,9829,1418,464
Billingham SouthWard6,6796,7626,506
Billingham WestWard5,8885,4445,176
Bishopsgarth and Elm TreeWard6,6116,6896,425
EaglescliffeWard9,83010,44910,675
FairfieldWard6,0425,7365,461
GrangefieldWard6,3976,7176,553
Hardwick and Salters LaneWard6,7616,8817,717
HartburnWard6,9296,6156,332
Ingleby Barwick EastWard7,25010,16510,695
Ingleby Barwick WestWard7,73410,88012,669
Mandale and VictoriaWard9,73311,26012,442
NewtownWard6,9967,4107,212
Northern ParishesWard2,3023,3614,033
Norton NorthWard6,4286,7006,580
Norton SouthWard7,7487,8437,844
Norton WestWard6,1516,2866,035
Parkfield and OxbridgeWard6,6277,8409,601
RoseworthWard7,5097,5007,403
Stainsby HillWard6,6766,5186,256
Stockton Town CentreWard5,8596,5127,329
VillageWard6,2116,9636,930
Western ParishesWard3,0463,3753,470
YarmWard9,9789,74510,791
SunderlandMetropolitan Borough280,807275,506277,705
BarnesWard10,94910,98710,645
CastleWard11,68910,96810,834
Copt HillWard12,33511,18811,714
DoxfordWard11,4079,8709,607
FulwellWard11,79011,60410,907
HendonWard12,00312,59712,958
HettonWard11,22211,04611,886
HoughtonWard11,38411,24111,643
MillfieldWard12,16111,95812,680
PallionWard11,54010,11710,822
RedhillWard12,35111,38811,208
RyhopeWard9,78110,48411,165
SandhillWard11,20211,12810,808
Shiney RowWard11,61112,54913,212
SilksworthWard10,88010,53110,400
SouthwickWard11,74010,53510,750
St Anne'sWard10,46811,06711,058
St Chad'sWard10,0069,4499,282
St Michael'sWard9,50710,99810,707
St Peter'sWard10,26510,60510,976
Washington CentralWard11,85411,04110,771
Washington EastWard11,17210,77211,314
Washington NorthWard11,33511,29710,918
Washington SouthWard10,63510,2539,997
Washington WestWard11,52111,83311,443
North East EnglandRegion2,515,4422,596,8862,669,941

Source: UK Office for National Statistics (web).

Explanation: Wards as at December 2019. All area and population figures of wards are based on output areas. Thus, slight discrepancies are possible compared to the actual ward boundaries that are depicted in the map.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2019)
Males1,312,124
Females1,357,817
Age Groups (E 2019)
0-17 years532,057
18-64 years1,605,876
65+ years532,008
Age Distribution (E 2019)
0-9 years298,454
10-19 years296,102
20-29 years356,810
30-39 years329,781
40-49 years312,443
50-59 years375,451
60-69 years318,271
70-79 years241,781
80+ years140,848
Passport (C 2011)
UK1,974,668
Republic of Ireland5,982
EU (other)25,277
other passport47,640
no passport553,482
Country of Birth (C 2011)
UK2,468,313
Republic of Ireland5,586
EU (other)35,837
Other country87,150
Ethnic Group (C 2011)
White2,475,567
Asian74,599
Black13,220
Arab5,850
Mixed/multiple22,449
Other ethnic group5,201
Religion (C 2011)
Christian1,753,334
Muslim46,764
Hindu7,772
Sikh5,964
Jewish4,503
Buddhist6,316
Other religion6,668
No religion607,700