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United Kingdom: North East England

Counties and Unitary Districts

The population of all counties and unitary districts in North East England.

NameStatusPopulation
Census
2001-04-29
Population
Census
2011-03-27
Population
Estimate
2016-06-30
 
County DurhamUnitary County493,470513,242522,143
DarlingtonUnitary District97,838105,564105,646
HartlepoolUnitary District88,61192,02892,817
MiddlesbroughUnitary District134,855138,412140,398
NorthumberlandUnitary County307,190316,028316,002
Redcar and ClevelandUnitary District139,132135,177135,404
Stockton-on-TeesUnitary District178,408191,610195,681
Tyne and WearMetropolitan County1,075,9381,104,8251,128,757
North East EnglandRegion2,515,4422,596,8862,636,848

Contents: Settlements

The population of all built-up areas (or their subdivisions) in North East England with 500 inhabitants or more.

Name StatusCounty / DistrictPopulation
Census
2001-04-29
Population
Census
2011-03-27
Population
Estimate
2016-06-30
 
AcombBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland1,0441,1061,092
Allendale TownBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland728709794
AlnwickBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland7,7678,1168,030
AmbleBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland6,0446,0255,901
Annfield PlainBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham9,82410,40610,833
Ashington (Wansbeck)Built-up AreaNorthumberland27,34027,67027,431
BackworthBuilt-up AreaTyne and Wear1,2601,3991,363
Barnard CastleBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham6,7207,0407,001
BearparkBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham2,1682,2832,172
BedlingtonBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland16,46016,97416,746
BelfordBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland1,0551,2581,257
BellinghamBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland9591,0701,036
Berwick-upon-TweedBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland12,87013,26513,296
BillinghamBuilt-up Area SubdivisionStockton-on-Tees34,76035,39234,948
Billy RowBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,3321,3541,572
Bishop AucklandBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham23,83024,90825,497
Bishop MiddlehamBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,2311,1511,189
Blackhall CollieryBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham5,2234,7854,724
BlaydonBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear14,64815,15514,716
BlythBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland35,82037,33938,277
BoosbeckBuilt-up AreaRedcar and Cleveland9411,1681,177
BournmoorBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham2,1172,0822,028
BowburnBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham3,4913,8844,147
BrandonBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham9,0829,5669,924
BrottonBuilt-up AreaRedcar and Cleveland5,5025,3945,508
BurnhopeBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,1811,4211,489
BurnopfieldBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham3,7763,7353,738
Byers GreenBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham809858837
CarltonBuilt-up AreaStockton-on-Tees627726730
CastlesideBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham4,4804,8815,304
Chester-le-StreetBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham35,91037,16437,607
Chilton (Sedgefield)Built-up AreaCounty Durham3,9273,7444,039
ChoppingtonBuilt-up Area SubdivisionNorthumberland8179941,031
ChopwellBuilt-up AreaTyne and Wear3,1383,0963,090
CleadonBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear4,7954,5084,533
CockfieldBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,5451,5311,552
ConsettBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham21,06024,82825,570
CorbridgeBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland2,8002,9463,041
CornforthBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham2,4092,5012,422
CotherstoneBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham552594576
CoundonBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham3,3563,2563,400
CoxhoeBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham3,3933,5223,594
CragheadBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham931943893
CramlingtonBuilt-up Area SubdivisionNorthumberland28,65027,68327,218
CrookBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham8,5409,4989,525
CroxdaleBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham511505548
DarlingtonBuilt-up AreaDarlington86,46092,36392,392
Dinnington (Newcastle upon Tyne)Built-up AreaTyne and Wear1,5721,4831,500
Dudley (North Tyneside)Built-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear5,4865,4975,358
DurhamBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham43,22047,78551,119
EasingtonBuilt-up AreaRedcar and Cleveland950923860
EasingtonBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham7,1237,1937,040
East RaintonBuilt-up AreaTyne and Wear1,2931,2131,240
EbchesterBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham924871834
Eldon LaneBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham1,1561,142965
Ellington (Castle Morpeth)Built-up Area SubdivisionNorthumberland2,3482,4262,354
Esh WinningBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham4,0813,6663,698
EvenwoodBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,6791,6081,683
FeltonBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland1,1631,1261,028
Fence HousesBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear5,8306,6496,716
FerryhillBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham10,5549,8059,552
FishburnBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham2,4542,5882,558
FrosterleyBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham617636650
GainfordBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,0101,1331,172
GatesheadBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear113,220120,046121,367
GreathamBuilt-up AreaHartlepool924939932
Great LumleyBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham3,8433,6843,663
GuisboroughBuilt-up AreaRedcar and Cleveland17,18016,97917,107
Hadston (East Chevington)Built-up AreaNorthumberland2,9073,5703,604
HaltwhistleBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland3,8113,7913,798
Hamsterley (nr Consett)Built-up AreaCounty Durham6001,0301,068
HartlepoolBuilt-up AreaHartlepool86,03088,85589,608
HaswellBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,0071,2481,235
HawthornBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham360500502
Haydon BridgeBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland1,3861,5571,470
HebburnBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear19,30019,14819,740
Heddon-on-the-WallBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland1,2981,3181,362
HeighingtonBuilt-up AreaDarlington1,4071,3831,373
Hetton-le-HoleBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear12,81512,12712,422
HexhamBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland11,02711,38811,256
High ClarenceBuilt-up Area SubdivisionStockton-on-Tees834773765
High PittingtonBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,2261,1751,121
High ShincliffeBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,1771,1411,111
High SpenBuilt-up AreaTyne and Wear1,4431,3641,297
HipsburnBuilt-up Area SubdivisionNorthumberland594675689
HobsonBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham632694676
Houghton-Le-SpringBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear15,01313,86314,335
Howden-le-WearBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,3901,5351,544
HumshaughBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland626622657
HunwickBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham9281,2481,274
Hurworth-on-TeesBuilt-up AreaDarlington2,8762,7972,779
Ingleby BarwickBuilt-up Area SubdivisionStockton-on-Tees14,29020,37821,993
JarrowBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear44,66843,43143,351
KelloeBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,4751,5021,500
KibblesworthBuilt-up AreaTyne and Wear1,2511,1741,409
KirklevingtonBuilt-up AreaStockton-on-Tees1,020809809
Kirk MerringtonBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham722799807
LanchesterBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham3,6683,5433,536
Langley ParkBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham4,5294,5454,540
LeadgateBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham4,2734,3094,227
LingdaleBuilt-up AreaRedcar and Cleveland1,4811,4231,375
LoftusBuilt-up AreaRedcar and Cleveland5,4844,8244,842
LongbentonBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear34,12037,07037,664
LongframlingtonBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland836864913
LonghorsleyBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland798887844
LonghoughtonBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland9741,3831,288
LongnewtonBuilt-up AreaStockton-on-Tees733828841
Low Etherley (/ High Etherley)Built-up AreaCounty Durham2,0731,9291,917
LynemouthBuilt-up Area SubdivisionNorthumberland1,8321,8581,786
Marske-by-the-SeaBuilt-up AreaRedcar and Cleveland8,6708,2828,018
MedomsleyBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,2651,2831,263
MiddlesbroughBuilt-up Area SubdivisionMiddlesbrough175,130174,700176,625
Middleton-in-TeesdaleBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham943934911
Middleton St GeorgeBuilt-up AreaDarlington2,9103,7703,795
MorpethBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland14,05914,40314,430
MurtonBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham6,8207,4137,623
NettlesworthBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,1311,0931,110
Newbiggin-by-the-SeaBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland5,9576,3086,155
New BrancepethBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham1,0771,1441,205
NewburnBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear2,2252,5372,566
Newcastle upon TyneBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear247,710268,064282,708
New HartleyBuilt-up Area SubdivisionNorthumberland1,6911,8411,897
New MarskeBuilt-up AreaRedcar and Cleveland3,5273,2713,127
Newton AycliffeBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham25,66025,96425,917
NorhamBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland536579611
OtterburnBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland550654611
OustonBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham5,4905,3035,202
OvinghamBuilt-up Area SubdivisionNorthumberland1,1441,2221,222
PegswoodBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland3,1743,2803,336
PeltonBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham5,2495,2785,466
PeterleeBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham29,93627,87126,943
PontelandBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland10,13610,13510,413
PrudhoeBuilt-up Area SubdivisionNorthumberland10,27010,85310,893
RedcarBuilt-up Area SubdivisionRedcar and Cleveland36,70037,07337,420
Riding MillBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland936966986
RothburyBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland1,9632,3262,319
Rowlands GillBuilt-up AreaTyne and Wear5,9956,0965,840
RytonBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear15,74215,99916,650
SacristonBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham4,3944,6114,821
SadbergeBuilt-up AreaDarlington631691682
Saltburn-by-the-SeaBuilt-up AreaRedcar and Cleveland5,9125,9586,149
School AycliffeBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham730669670
SeahamBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham21,16022,37322,670
Seahouses (North Sunderland)Built-up AreaNorthumberland1,8031,9591,893
Seaton DelavalBuilt-up Area SubdivisionNorthumberland7,3507,5097,999
Seaton SluiceBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland3,0813,0823,043
SedgefieldBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham4,0904,4564,482
SeghillBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland2,9272,9902,988
Sherburn HillBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,1151,2021,203
Sherburn (nr Durham)Built-up AreaCounty Durham3,0203,1403,111
ShilbottleBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland1,3501,8341,890
ShildonBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham10,0809,9769,805
Shotton CollieryBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham4,2654,3594,660
Skelton (Skelton-in-Cleveland)Built-up AreaRedcar and Cleveland5,4966,5356,737
SkinningroveBuilt-up AreaRedcar and Cleveland1,6111,6061,484
SlaleyBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland705711746
South HettonBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham2,6183,0323,105
South ShieldsBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear78,17075,33776,083
SpennymoorBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham17,27017,76618,733
SpringwellBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear2,0662,0742,233
StaindropBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,3271,3101,365
Stakeford (/ Guide Post)Built-up Area SubdivisionNorthumberland8,8368,6428,457
StanhopeBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,6441,6021,624
StanleyBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham19,45520,99521,525
StillingtonBuilt-up AreaStockton-on-Tees1,0851,2101,214
Stocksfield (Painshawfield)Built-up AreaNorthumberland2,6782,6162,579
Stockton-on-TeesBuilt-up Area SubdivisionStockton-on-Tees80,06082,72983,925
SunderlandBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear177,740174,286175,595
SunnisideBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear3,4243,3903,226
SwarlandBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland569634600
Thornaby-on-TeesBuilt-up Area SubdivisionStockton-on-Tees22,62024,74125,855
ThornleyBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham2,5262,4572,603
ThrockleyBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear5,5885,5075,646
Tow HouseBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland734762748
Tow LawBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,9522,1382,151
TrimdonBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham3,0072,9582,888
Trimdon Colliery (/ Deaf Hill)Built-up AreaCounty Durham1,8712,0042,091
Trimdon GrangeBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,3311,3041,247
TynemouthBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear62,88067,51968,202
Ushaw MoorBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham3,5573,9414,036
WallsendBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear42,58043,82644,591
WarkworthBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland1,2921,3461,360
WashingtonBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear67,50067,08567,158
West RaintonBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham2,2552,3162,478
Wheatley HillBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham3,1813,1443,042
WhickhamBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear16,26016,65216,112
WhitburnBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear5,2355,1025,102
WhitehillBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham1,2861,3701,606
White-le-HeadBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham1,2691,2711,248
Whitley BayBuilt-up Area SubdivisionTyne and Wear36,54436,70236,907
Widdrington StationBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland2,2002,5452,575
WideopenBuilt-up AreaTyne and Wear8,9308,9769,312
Willington (Wear Valley)Built-up AreaCounty Durham6,1056,6336,834
WingateBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham4,6605,1345,099
Witton GilbertBuilt-up Area SubdivisionCounty Durham2,2882,4192,565
Witton-le-WearBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham528567581
WolsinghamBuilt-up AreaCounty Durham2,3402,5032,529
WolvistonBuilt-up Area SubdivisionStockton-on-Tees839877879
WoolerBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland1,8571,9832,065
WylamBuilt-up AreaNorthumberland1,5491,4121,454
Wynyard VillageBuilt-up AreaStockton-on-Tees1,1202,4622,683
Yarm (/ Eaglescliffe)Built-up AreaStockton-on-Tees18,62019,18419,362

Source: UK National Statistics.

Explanation: All population figures are computed from output areas for the 2011 built-up areas or their subdivisions. Some of the 2001 figures are approximate values.