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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
2020-06-30
County DurhamUnitary County493,470513,242533,149
Annfield PlainWard7,5637,7748,227
Aycliffe EastWard8,3618,2568,281
Aycliffe North and MiddridgeWard10,32910,52410,717
Aycliffe WestWard8,0378,1657,969
Barnard Castle EastWard8,0808,3208,532
Barnard Castle WestWard8,1418,6068,539
BelmontWard13,59113,73214,730
BenfieldsideWard7,9837,8988,200
Bishop Auckland TownWard7,3667,7607,861
Bishop Middleham and CornforthWard3,7443,7763,669
BlackhallsWard8,3338,0477,871
BrandonWard9,0829,56610,300
Burnopfield and DiptonWard7,5487,9358,193
Chester-le-Street EastWard3,8713,9613,909
Chester-le-Street NorthWard3,7804,0303,899
Chester-le-Street SouthWard7,7267,6937,516
Chester-le-Street West CentralWard7,6007,6787,931
ChiltonWard4,1003,9564,441
Consett NorthWard6,7878,0427,868
Consett SouthWard3,2333,9465,610
CoundonWard4,3164,2224,417
CoxhoeWard11,12911,77712,514
Craghead and South MoorWard7,4047,6698,428
CrookWard10,82712,11712,374
DawdonWard8,1468,4168,826
DeernessWard11,92112,24412,803
Delves LaneWard6,1428,2798,638
DenesideWard7,8377,3517,085
Durham SouthWard1,7291,7962,200
EasingtonWard7,4837,6937,629
Elvet and GilesgateWard6,9659,11012,245
Esh and Witton GilbertWard7,8757,9718,172
EvenwoodWard8,2378,1148,208
FerryhillWard11,75611,13210,798
Framwellgate and Newton HallWard13,27213,72114,597
HordenWard8,5248,0877,397
LanchesterWard7,2437,4467,620
Leadgate and MedomsleyWard8,4898,8708,866
LumleyWard7,4637,5377,280
MurtonWard7,2437,9758,017
Neville's CrossWard9,60411,50616,042
North LodgeWard3,2593,2943,464
PassfieldWard4,9234,6514,338
PeltonWard13,03312,76813,062
Peterlee EastWard7,9957,2347,209
Peterlee WestWard8,9448,2798,187
SacristonWard6,9607,1567,697
SeahamWard5,4806,9237,011
SedgefieldWard7,3978,1928,239
SherburnWard8,2228,4768,500
Shildon and Dene ValleyWard13,30113,28013,364
Shotton and South HettonWard7,8908,6399,394
SpennymoorWard10,17710,54211,273
StanleyWard8,4239,0538,968
TanfieldWard7,6108,2708,057
Tow LawWard4,3334,5154,687
Trimdon and ThornleyWard13,07913,08213,207
TudhoeWard7,9018,0829,398
WeardaleWard7,7758,0637,980
West AucklandWard7,6698,5098,821
Willington and HunwickWard7,9598,8529,000
WingateWard3,5904,1684,332
Woodhouse CloseWard8,6908,5168,542
DarlingtonUnitary District97,838105,564107,402
Bank Top & LascellesWard6,8307,7747,317
Brinkburn & FaverdaleWard4,5566,4106,739
CockertonWard6,2206,0776,283
CollegeWard3,7324,1634,270
EastbourneWard5,0876,5166,535
Harrowgate HillWard6,1476,2536,310
Haughton & SpringfieldWard6,4496,3056,087
Heighington & ConiscliffeWard3,4784,3964,587
HummersknottWard3,8733,7643,675
HurworthWard3,1983,1733,288
MowdenWard3,6453,7083,815
NorthgateWard4,1514,4034,332
North RoadWard6,7166,7026,435
Park EastWard7,1337,7548,007
Park WestWard4,0204,3154,262
PierremontWard6,3976,2996,029
Red Hall & LingfieldWard3,5943,5794,277
Sadberge & Middleton St GeorgeWard5,1276,1116,614
StephensonWard3,2813,8554,818
WhinfieldWard4,2024,0073,722
GatesheadMetropolitan Borough191,151200,214201,950
BirtleyWard8,0208,3678,028
BlaydonWard9,83510,3659,970
BridgesWard6,7879,01211,515
Chopwell and Rowlands GillWard9,3259,3958,937
ChowdeneWard9,1479,0918,647
Crawcrook and GreensideWard8,5528,8418,786
DeckhamWard9,4709,9389,786
Dunston and TeamsWard7,8269,1279,359
Dunston Hill and Whickham EastWard9,1249,1999,005
FellingWard8,6688,9089,104
High FellWard9,7379,7169,529
LamesleyWard8,3208,8629,901
Lobley Hill and BenshamWard9,46110,63810,340
Low FellWard8,3648,6368,409
Pelaw and HeworthWard8,4539,1008,619
Ryton, Crookhill and StellaWard8,0748,1468,721
SaltwellWard9,4059,65911,582
Wardley and Leam LaneWard8,0548,3278,202
Whickham NorthWard7,8568,4517,949
Whickham South and SunnisideWard8,4998,3138,012
Windy Nook and WhitehillsWard9,7859,7819,367
Winlaton and High SpenWard8,3928,3428,182
HartlepoolUnitary District88,61192,02893,836
Burn ValleyWard8,8698,7748,216
De BruceWard7,4267,9328,354
Fens and RossmereWard8,8088,8678,383
Foggy FurzeWard8,8738,2588,505
HartWard5,8468,2429,436
Headland and HarbourWard6,6057,3977,431
JesmondWard9,0618,0808,244
Manor HouseWard9,7629,92910,092
Rural WestWard6,1457,0987,628
SeatonWard7,8988,7069,130
VictoriaWard9,3208,7458,417
MiddlesbroughUnitary District134,855138,412141,285
AcklamWard5,2935,6765,616
AyresomeWard6,1316,0726,161
Berwick Hills & PallisterWard9,3689,3689,037
Brambles & ThorntreeWard8,9079,0518,632
CentralWard9,23210,89713,001
Coulby NewhamWard8,6578,9678,507
HemlingtonWard6,7086,5576,226
KaderWard5,1305,1415,150
LadgateWard5,7455,5835,317
LinthorpeWard5,9606,7206,529
Longlands & BeechwoodWard9,91010,51910,664
Marton EastWard4,8664,7285,424
Marton WestWard5,2105,3055,183
NewportWard11,11211,14012,335
North OrmesbyWard3,3173,1223,077
NunthorpeWard4,7054,8664,857
ParkWard9,0149,6699,815
Park End & BeckfieldWard8,4078,1127,658
Stainton & ThorntonWard2,2422,2873,130
TrimdonWard4,9434,6324,966
Newcastle upon TyneMetropolitan Borough259,536280,177306,824
Arthur's HillWard8,59911,02915,639
Benwell & ScotswoodWard13,23311,72312,503
BlakelawWard9,42510,36910,809
BykerWard10,12811,41911,767
Callerton & ThrockleyWard9,0629,4479,976
CastleWard7,9098,21812,441
ChapelWard10,1809,6458,877
Dene & South GosforthWard9,6849,9679,879
Denton & WesterhopeWard12,42112,16912,574
ElswickWard11,83714,28816,252
Fawdon & West GosforthWard10,59510,49910,167
GosforthWard10,20910,84710,665
HeatonWard10,50311,63311,415
KentonWard10,69610,80110,878
Kingston Park South & Newbiggin HallWard10,56110,69210,640
LemingtonWard10,88010,5189,965
Manor ParkWard9,75310,2139,344
MonumentWard5,6539,68518,192
North JesmondWard8,25810,80710,448
OuseburnWard6,6728,69913,964
ParklandsWard9,13711,44011,259
South JesmondWard7,74210,12111,175
WalkerWard11,81711,70111,866
WalkergateWard12,39111,94011,699
West FenhamWard10,59510,64611,013
WingroveWard11,58811,66113,417
North TynesideMetropolitan Borough191,659200,801208,871
Battle HillWard11,52710,71710,694
BentonWard10,00410,35910,206
CamperdownWard10,39510,33210,562
ChirtonWard10,92011,92511,954
CollingwoodWard10,73911,06711,288
CullercoatsWard9,4079,2029,413
HowdonWard10,30311,12911,258
KillingworthWard8,7789,74611,202
LongbentonWard8,86510,61711,476
Monkseaton NorthWard9,3449,2009,169
Monkseaton SouthWard9,2639,8449,741
NorthumberlandWard8,3128,1868,929
PrestonWard8,4408,4198,186
RiversideWard9,95311,43112,182
St Mary'sWard8,5418,2428,762
TynemouthWard9,80210,47210,332
ValleyWard8,57210,97213,263
WallsendWard9,72810,30410,811
WeetsladeWard9,3719,2219,994
Whitley BayWard9,3969,4169,449
NorthumberlandUnitary County307,190316,028323,820
AlnwickWard9,4669,83510,141
AmbleWard4,8434,9465,351
Amble West with WarkworthWard4,0374,1724,113
Ashington CentralWard5,1764,9684,982
BamburghWard4,3104,6734,472
Bedlington CentralWard5,1755,1865,333
Bedlington EastWard4,4604,8184,684
Bedlington WestWard4,2104,5054,530
BellinghamWard3,8534,0743,877
Berwick EastWard4,7314,8744,844
Berwick NorthWard4,2054,4774,576
Berwick West with OrdWard4,0974,0664,217
BothalWard4,1154,4484,707
BywellWard4,6244,5344,630
ChoppingtonWard4,6204,7924,627
CollegeWard5,3025,1285,020
CorbridgeWard4,0294,1914,239
CowpenWard4,3944,4324,580
Cramlington EastWard4,0214,1114,363
Cramlington EastfieldWard5,8135,4615,168
Cramlington NorthWard5,2915,1304,863
Cramlington South EastWard4,9844,6464,508
Cramlington VillageWard4,3854,5034,341
Cramlington WestWard5,9045,5626,194
CroftWard4,9784,7264,713
Druridge BayWard5,4996,4886,546
HaltwhistleWard4,9264,8324,810
HartleyWard4,7724,9234,872
HaydonWard4,7814,6394,362
Haydon and HadrianWard4,1684,4544,515
Hexham Central with AcombWard4,4924,6914,534
Hexham EastWard3,9084,1854,657
Hexham WestWard4,2304,2213,846
HirstWard5,2475,5725,535
HolywellWard5,4625,2985,023
HumshaughWard4,1294,1674,360
IsabellaWard4,7734,8354,766
Kitty BrewsterWard4,6515,4946,752
LonghorsleyWard3,6783,9384,328
LonghoughtonWard4,1874,7124,610
LynemouthWard4,5104,6364,500
Morpeth KirkhillWard4,9004,8725,494
Morpeth NorthWard4,4924,6954,934
Morpeth StobhillWard4,6674,8364,860
Newbiggin Central and EastWard4,4404,7104,490
NewshamWard4,5884,7425,116
Norham and IslandshiresWard4,1464,3234,186
PegswoodWard5,0404,8445,422
PlesseyWard4,1993,9983,762
Ponteland East and StanningtonWard3,9484,0164,806
Ponteland NorthWard4,6714,8695,013
Ponteland South with HeddonWard4,1894,2154,352
Ponteland WestWard3,7863,9694,215
Prudhoe NorthWard5,3265,5355,375
Prudhoe SouthWard4,9435,3185,713
RothburyWard4,5124,9964,962
Seaton with Newbiggin WestWard4,3584,6325,470
Seghill with Seaton DelavalWard4,8155,2016,139
ShilbottleWard4,3074,9255,157
SleekburnWard4,3664,2844,336
South BlythWard4,1564,8345,274
South TynedaleWard4,9674,8564,917
StakefordWard4,8904,6724,503
Stocksfield and BroomhaughWard4,7934,7994,873
WensleydaleWard4,0784,2784,865
WoolerWard4,1784,2664,497
Redcar and ClevelandUnitary District139,132135,177137,228
BelmontWard4,8124,4824,292
BrottonWard7,1137,0006,905
CoathamWard5,0565,0575,123
DormanstownWard5,2154,8074,679
EstonWard8,0947,7317,578
GrangetownWard7,3046,5146,619
GuisboroughWard7,4037,6228,063
HuttonWard5,8925,6736,420
KirkleathamWard6,9507,0807,458
LockwoodWard2,6612,5402,367
LoftusWard7,0756,3826,472
LongbeckWard4,5284,3394,026
NewcomenWard5,4724,9685,199
NormanbyWard6,8266,6036,724
OrmesbyWard6,7176,2696,325
SaltburnWard5,9125,9586,060
Skelton EastWard3,6253,9784,212
Skelton WestWard3,7124,6444,739
South BankWard6,3104,8855,353
St Germain'sWard7,6667,2147,115
TeesvilleWard6,6176,0285,826
West DykeWard6,4886,2275,947
WheatlandsWard2,9134,5855,367
ZetlandWard4,7714,5914,359
South TynesideMetropolitan Borough152,785148,127151,133
Beacon and BentsWard8,9349,1759,406
BedeWard7,8537,6217,553
Biddick and All SaintsWard8,9678,6789,095
Boldon CollieryWard9,3259,2279,385
Cleadon and East BoldonWard8,7418,4578,381
Cleadon ParkWard8,3286,8907,659
Fellgate and HedworthWard8,0257,7837,366
HartonWard8,7938,4098,265
Hebburn NorthWard8,6548,8499,338
Hebburn SouthWard7,9467,6438,809
Horsley HillWard8,5699,0649,174
MonktonWard8,7348,2528,162
PrimroseWard7,9628,0018,096
Simonside and RekendykeWard9,2668,6289,299
WestoeWard8,3068,0808,105
West ParkWard8,0847,6637,576
Whitburn and MarsdenWard7,6897,4487,355
WhiteleasWard8,6118,2598,109
Stockton-on-TeesUnitary District178,408191,610197,419
Billingham CentralWard6,8257,2447,408
Billingham EastWard7,2177,5747,221
Billingham NorthWard8,9829,1418,399
Billingham SouthWard6,6796,7626,517
Billingham WestWard5,8885,4445,208
Bishopsgarth and Elm TreeWard6,6116,6896,322
EaglescliffeWard9,83010,44910,579
FairfieldWard6,0425,7365,433
GrangefieldWard6,3976,7176,530
Hardwick and Salters LaneWard6,7616,8817,894
HartburnWard6,9296,6156,257
Ingleby Barwick EastWard7,25010,16510,740
Ingleby Barwick WestWard7,73410,88012,850
Mandale and VictoriaWard9,73311,26012,326
NewtownWard6,9967,4107,080
Northern ParishesWard2,3023,3614,236
Norton NorthWard6,4286,7006,471
Norton SouthWard7,7487,8437,905
Norton WestWard6,1516,2865,971
Parkfield and OxbridgeWard6,6277,8409,512
RoseworthWard7,5097,5007,338
Stainsby HillWard6,6766,5186,222
Stockton Town CentreWard5,8596,5127,605
VillageWard6,2116,9636,853
Western ParishesWard3,0463,3753,522
YarmWard9,9789,74511,020
SunderlandMetropolitan Borough280,807275,506277,846
BarnesWard10,94910,98710,595
CastleWard11,68910,96810,838
Copt HillWard12,33511,18811,853
DoxfordWard11,4079,8709,847
FulwellWard11,79011,60410,850
HendonWard12,00312,59712,987
HettonWard11,22211,04611,831
HoughtonWard11,38411,24111,740
MillfieldWard12,16111,95813,038
PallionWard11,54010,11710,827
RedhillWard12,35111,38811,112
RyhopeWard9,78110,48411,363
SandhillWard11,20211,12810,786
Shiney RowWard11,61112,54913,170
SilksworthWard10,88010,53110,194
SouthwickWard11,74010,53510,749
St Anne'sWard10,46811,06710,981
St Chad'sWard10,0069,4499,169
St Michael'sWard9,50710,99810,682
St Peter'sWard10,26510,60510,851
Washington CentralWard11,85411,04110,818
Washington EastWard11,17210,77211,326
Washington NorthWard11,33511,29710,847
Washington SouthWard10,63510,25310,005
Washington WestWard11,52111,83311,387
North East EnglandRegion2,515,4422,596,8862,680,763

Source: UK Office for National Statistics (web).

Explanation: Wards as at December 2020. 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 2020)
Males1,317,749
Females1,363,014
Age Groups (E 2020)
0-17 years533,638
18-64 years1,609,494
65+ years537,631
Age Distribution (E 2020)
0-9 years294,155
10-19 years301,194
20-29 years355,988
30-39 years334,271
40-49 years310,114
50-59 years374,722
60-69 years321,867
70-79 years247,406
80+ years141,046
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