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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
2018-06-30
County DurhamUnitary County493,470513,242526,980
Annfield PlainWard7,5637,7748,078
Aycliffe EastWard8,3618,2568,336
Aycliffe North and MiddridgeWard10,32910,52410,643
Aycliffe WestWard8,0378,1658,039
Barnard Castle EastWard8,0808,3208,539
Barnard Castle WestWard8,1418,6068,524
BelmontWard13,59113,73214,448
BenfieldsideWard7,9837,8988,132
Bishop Auckland TownWard7,3667,7607,881
Bishop Middleham and CornforthWard3,7443,7763,748
BlackhallsWard8,3338,0477,930
BrandonWard9,0829,56610,134
Burnopfield and DiptonWard7,5487,9358,136
Chester-le-Street EastWard3,8713,9613,974
Chester-le-Street NorthWard3,7804,0303,928
Chester-le-Street SouthWard7,7267,6937,568
Chester-le-Street West CentralWard7,6007,6787,929
ChiltonWard4,1003,9564,382
Consett NorthWard6,7878,0427,916
Consett SouthWard3,2333,9465,094
CoundonWard4,3164,2224,349
CoxhoeWard11,12911,77712,346
Craghead and South MoorWard7,4047,6698,139
CrookWard10,82712,11712,208
DawdonWard8,1468,4168,791
DeernessWard11,92112,24412,627
Delves LaneWard6,1428,2798,650
DenesideWard7,8377,3517,143
Durham SouthWard1,7291,7962,202
EasingtonWard7,4837,6937,549
Elvet and GilesgateWard6,9659,11010,783
Esh and Witton GilbertWard7,8757,9718,143
EvenwoodWard8,2378,1148,136
FerryhillWard11,75611,13210,749
Framwellgate and Newton HallWard13,27213,72114,588
HordenWard8,5248,0877,484
LanchesterWard7,2437,4467,557
Leadgate and MedomsleyWard8,4898,8708,865
LumleyWard7,4637,5377,260
MurtonWard7,2437,9758,112
Neville's CrossWard9,60411,50614,401
North LodgeWard3,2593,2943,283
PassfieldWard4,9234,6514,345
PeltonWard13,03312,76812,951
Peterlee EastWard7,9957,2347,088
Peterlee WestWard8,9448,2798,296
SacristonWard6,9607,1567,533
SeahamWard5,4806,9237,042
SedgefieldWard7,3978,1928,069
SherburnWard8,2228,4768,491
Shildon and Dene ValleyWard13,30113,28013,261
Shotton and South HettonWard7,8908,6399,308
SpennymoorWard10,17710,54211,182
StanleyWard8,4239,0539,162
TanfieldWard7,6108,2708,283
Tow LawWard4,3334,5154,780
Trimdon and ThornleyWard13,07913,08213,150
TudhoeWard7,9018,0828,883
WeardaleWard7,7758,0637,996
West AucklandWard7,6698,5098,835
Willington and HunwickWard7,9598,8528,873
WingateWard3,5904,1684,157
Woodhouse CloseWard8,6908,5168,571
DarlingtonUnitary District97,838105,564106,566
Bank Top & LascellesWard6,8307,7747,534
Brinkburn & FaverdaleWard4,5566,4106,614
CockertonWard6,2206,0776,246
CollegeWard3,7324,1634,328
EastbourneWard5,0876,5166,505
Harrowgate HillWard6,1476,2536,405
Haughton & SpringfieldWard6,4496,3056,156
Heighington & ConiscliffeWard3,4784,3964,452
HummersknottWard3,8733,7643,665
HurworthWard3,1983,1733,191
MowdenWard3,6453,7083,812
NorthgateWard4,1514,4034,387
North RoadWard6,7166,7026,512
Park EastWard7,1337,7548,162
Park WestWard4,0204,3154,127
PierremontWard6,3976,2996,049
Red Hall & LingfieldWard3,5943,5793,925
Sadberge & Middleton St GeorgeWard5,1276,1116,328
StephensonWard3,2813,8554,352
WhinfieldWard4,2024,0073,816
GatesheadMetropolitan Borough191,151200,214202,508
BirtleyWard8,0208,3678,119
BlaydonWard9,83510,36510,144
BridgesWard6,7879,01211,159
Chopwell and Rowlands GillWard9,3259,3959,105
ChowdeneWard9,1479,0918,900
Crawcrook and GreensideWard8,5528,8418,683
DeckhamWard9,4709,93810,049
Dunston and TeamsWard7,8269,1279,210
Dunston Hill and Whickham EastWard9,1249,1998,988
FellingWard8,6688,9089,179
High FellWard9,7379,7169,526
LamesleyWard8,3208,8629,965
Lobley Hill and BenshamWard9,46110,63810,227
Low FellWard8,3648,6368,442
Pelaw and HeworthWard8,4539,1008,846
Ryton, Crookhill and StellaWard8,0748,1468,792
SaltwellWard9,4059,65911,442
Wardley and Leam LaneWard8,0548,3278,168
Whickham NorthWard7,8568,4518,045
Whickham South and SunnisideWard8,4998,3137,974
Windy Nook and WhitehillsWard9,7859,7819,382
Winlaton and High SpenWard8,3928,3428,163
HartlepoolUnitary District88,61192,02893,242
Burn ValleyWard8,8698,7748,192
De BruceWard7,4267,9328,188
Fens and RossmereWard8,8088,8678,460
Foggy FurzeWard8,8738,2588,571
HartWard5,8468,2429,404
Headland and HarbourWard6,6057,3977,379
JesmondWard9,0618,0808,262
Manor HouseWard9,7629,92910,094
Rural WestWard6,1457,0987,139
SeatonWard7,8988,7068,959
VictoriaWard9,3208,7458,594
MiddlesbroughUnitary District134,855138,412140,545
AcklamWard5,2935,6765,733
AyresomeWard6,1316,0726,101
Berwick Hills & PallisterWard9,3689,3689,296
Brambles & ThorntreeWard8,9079,0518,762
CentralWard9,23210,89712,701
Coulby NewhamWard8,6578,9678,678
HemlingtonWard6,7086,5576,339
KaderWard5,1305,1415,192
LadgateWard5,7455,5835,388
LinthorpeWard5,9606,7206,490
Longlands & BeechwoodWard9,91010,51910,593
Marton EastWard4,8664,7285,287
Marton WestWard5,2105,3055,292
NewportWard11,11211,14011,839
North OrmesbyWard3,3173,1223,042
NunthorpeWard4,7054,8664,907
ParkWard9,0149,6699,787
Park End & BeckfieldWard8,4078,1127,811
Stainton & ThorntonWard2,2422,2872,609
TrimdonWard4,9434,6324,698
Newcastle upon TyneMetropolitan Borough259,536280,177300,196
Arthur's HillWard8,59911,02914,507
Benwell and ScotswoodWard13,23311,72312,144
BlakelawWard9,42510,36910,657
BykerWard10,12811,41911,718
Callerton and ThrockleyWard9,0629,4479,661
CastleWard7,9098,21811,178
ChapelWard10,1809,6459,041
Dene and South GosforthWard9,6849,9679,909
Denton and WesterhopeWard12,42112,16912,556
ElswickWard11,83714,28815,869
Fawdon and West GosforthWard10,59510,49910,138
GosforthWard10,20910,84710,709
HeatonWard10,50311,63311,665
KentonWard10,69610,80110,794
Kingston Park South and Newbiggin HallWard10,56110,69210,394
LemingtonWard10,88010,51810,185
Manor ParkWard9,75310,2139,443
MonumentWard5,6539,68516,572
North JesmondWard8,25810,80710,660
OuseburnWard6,6728,69913,227
ParklandsWard9,13711,44011,220
South JesmondWard7,74210,12110,698
WalkerWard11,81711,70111,854
WalkergateWard12,39111,94011,668
West FenhamWard10,59510,64610,956
WingroveWard11,58811,66112,773
North TynesideMetropolitan Borough191,659200,801205,985
Battle HillWard11,52710,71710,639
BentonWard10,00410,35910,098
CamperdownWard10,39510,33210,501
ChirtonWard10,92011,92511,897
CollingwoodWard10,73911,06711,258
CullercoatsWard9,4079,2029,269
HowdonWard10,30311,12911,244
KillingworthWard8,7789,74610,755
LongbentonWard8,86510,61711,113
Monkseaton NorthWard9,3449,2009,296
Monkseaton SouthWard9,2639,8449,745
NorthumberlandWard8,3128,1868,421
PrestonWard8,4408,4198,177
RiversideWard9,95311,43112,003
St Mary'sWard8,5418,2428,630
TynemouthWard9,80210,47210,376
ValleyWard8,57210,97212,441
WallsendWard9,72810,30410,765
WeetsladeWard9,3719,2219,908
Whitley BayWard9,3969,4169,449
NorthumberlandUnitary County307,190316,028320,274
AlnwickWard9,4669,8359,908
AmbleWard4,8434,9465,251
Amble West with WarkworthWard4,0374,1724,034
Ashington CentralWard5,1764,9684,998
BamburghWard4,3104,6734,549
Bedlington CentralWard5,1755,1865,262
Bedlington EastWard4,4604,8184,690
Bedlington WestWard4,2104,5054,471
BellinghamWard3,8534,0743,895
Berwick EastWard4,7314,8744,841
Berwick NorthWard4,2054,4774,592
Berwick West with OrdWard4,0974,0664,175
BothalWard4,1154,4484,550
BywellWard4,6244,5344,541
ChoppingtonWard4,6204,7924,634
CollegeWard5,3025,1285,041
CorbridgeWard4,0294,1914,356
CowpenWard4,3944,4324,491
Cramlington EastWard4,0214,1114,234
Cramlington EastfieldWard5,8135,4615,237
Cramlington NorthWard5,2915,1304,885
Cramlington South EastWard4,9844,6464,549
Cramlington VillageWard4,3854,5034,470
Cramlington WestWard5,9045,5625,628
CroftWard4,9784,7264,657
Druridge BayWard5,4996,4886,525
HaltwhistleWard4,9264,8324,821
HartleyWard4,7724,9234,888
HaydonWard4,7814,6394,444
Haydon and HadrianWard4,1684,4544,382
Hexham Central with AcombWard4,4924,6914,508
Hexham EastWard3,9084,1854,577
Hexham WestWard4,2304,2213,946
HirstWard5,2475,5725,575
HolywellWard5,4625,2985,068
HumshaughWard4,1294,1674,347
IsabellaWard4,7734,8354,745
Kitty BrewsterWard4,6515,4946,492
LonghorsleyWard3,6783,9384,076
LonghoughtonWard4,1874,7124,519
LynemouthWard4,5104,6364,488
Morpeth KirkhillWard4,9004,8725,257
Morpeth NorthWard4,4924,6954,764
Morpeth StobhillWard4,6674,8364,915
Newbiggin Central and EastWard4,4404,7104,535
NewshamWard4,5884,7425,046
Norham and IslandshiresWard4,1464,3234,206
PegswoodWard5,0404,8445,124
PlesseyWard4,1993,9983,859
Ponteland East and StanningtonWard3,9484,0164,431
Ponteland NorthWard4,6714,8694,977
Ponteland South with HeddonWard4,1894,2154,374
Ponteland WestWard3,7863,9694,040
Prudhoe NorthWard5,3265,5355,370
Prudhoe SouthWard4,9435,3185,630
RothburyWard4,5124,9964,919
Seaton with Newbiggin WestWard4,3584,6325,198
Seghill with Seaton DelavalWard4,8155,2016,130
ShilbottleWard4,3074,9255,034
SleekburnWard4,3664,2844,364
South BlythWard4,1564,8345,175
South TynedaleWard4,9674,8564,949
StakefordWard4,8904,6724,525
Stocksfield and BroomhaughWard4,7934,7994,851
WensleydaleWard4,0784,2784,786
WoolerWard4,1784,2664,475
Redcar and ClevelandUnitary District139,132135,177136,718
BrottonWard7,1137,0006,927
CoathamWard5,1545,3265,483
DormanstownWard7,2696,7556,786
EstonWard7,5237,0056,969
GrangetownWard5,8875,0885,188
GuisboroughWard7,4037,6227,903
HuttonWard7,4547,1917,633
KirkleathamWard7,0227,0457,384
LockwoodWard2,1012,0221,895
LoftusWard7,0756,3826,400
LongbeckWard6,0147,0616,762
NewcomenWard4,8674,3594,493
NormanbyWard7,1506,9307,128
OrmesbyWard6,3935,9426,025
SaltburnWard5,9125,9586,095
SkeltonWard6,3967,4547,810
South BankWard8,0536,5486,843
St Germain'sWard6,4346,1155,957
TeesvilleWard6,8626,5176,367
West DykeWard7,5287,6167,609
WestworthWard4,7514,6504,607
ZetlandWard4,7714,5914,454
South TynesideMetropolitan Borough152,785148,127150,265
Beacon and BentsWard8,9349,1759,185
BedeWard7,8537,6217,603
Biddick and All SaintsWard8,9678,6789,073
Boldon CollieryWard9,3259,2279,337
Cleadon and East BoldonWard8,7418,4578,379
Cleadon ParkWard8,3286,8907,695
Fellgate and HedworthWard8,0257,7837,440
HartonWard8,7938,4098,335
Hebburn NorthWard8,6548,8499,291
Hebburn SouthWard7,9467,6438,270
Horsley HillWard8,5699,0649,235
MonktonWard8,7348,2528,080
PrimroseWard7,9628,0018,069
Simonside and RekendykeWard9,2668,6289,311
WestoeWard8,3068,0808,117
West ParkWard8,0847,6637,326
Whitburn and MarsdenWard7,6897,4487,369
WhiteleasWard8,6118,2598,150
Stockton-on-TeesUnitary District178,408191,610197,213
Billingham CentralWard6,8257,2447,489
Billingham EastWard7,2177,5747,377
Billingham NorthWard8,9829,1418,507
Billingham SouthWard6,6796,7626,534
Billingham WestWard5,8885,4445,231
Bishopsgarth and Elm TreeWard6,6116,6896,487
EaglescliffeWard9,83010,44910,546
FairfieldWard6,0425,7365,455
GrangefieldWard6,3976,7176,560
Hardwick and Salters LaneWard6,7616,8817,695
HartburnWard6,9296,6156,378
Ingleby Barwick EastWard7,25010,16510,731
Ingleby Barwick WestWard7,73410,88012,666
Mandale and VictoriaWard9,73311,26012,479
NewtownWard6,9967,4107,301
Northern ParishesWard2,3023,3613,934
Norton NorthWard6,4286,7006,598
Norton SouthWard7,7487,8437,898
Norton WestWard6,1516,2866,026
Parkfield and OxbridgeWard6,6277,8409,410
RoseworthWard7,5097,5007,483
Stainsby HillWard6,6766,5186,316
Stockton Town CentreWard5,8596,5127,405
VillageWard6,2116,9637,006
Western ParishesWard3,0463,3753,354
YarmWard9,9789,74510,347
SunderlandMetropolitan Borough280,807275,506277,417
BarnesWard10,94910,98710,724
CastleWard11,68910,96810,934
Copt HillWard12,33511,18811,575
DoxfordWard11,4079,8709,588
FulwellWard11,79011,60410,949
HendonWard12,00312,59713,082
HettonWard11,22211,04611,660
HoughtonWard11,38411,24111,580
MillfieldWard12,16111,95812,866
PallionWard11,54010,11710,750
RedhillWard12,35111,38811,279
RyhopeWard9,78110,48411,006
SandhillWard11,20211,12810,917
Shiney RowWard11,61112,54912,981
SilksworthWard10,88010,53110,412
SouthwickWard11,74010,53510,762
St Anne'sWard10,46811,06710,988
St Chad'sWard10,0069,4499,208
St Michael'sWard9,50710,99810,636
St Peter'sWard10,26510,60510,920
Washington CentralWard11,85411,04110,815
Washington EastWard11,17210,77211,214
Washington NorthWard11,33511,29710,997
Washington SouthWard10,63510,25310,075
Washington WestWard11,52111,83311,499
North East EnglandRegion2,515,4422,596,8862,657,909

Source: UK Office for National Statistics (web).

Explanation: Wards as at December 2018. 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 2018)
Males1,305,486
Females1,352,423
Age Groups (E 2018)
0-17 years529,675
18-64 years1,605,862
65+ years522,372
Age Distribution (E 2018)
0-9 years300,379
10-19 years293,480
20-29 years358,402
30-39 years325,910
40-49 years316,820
50-59 years375,955
60-69 years314,961
70-79 years234,814
80+ years137,188
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