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Newcastle upon Tyne postcode area
NE is located in United Kingdom
Postcode area NE
Postcode area name Newcastle upon Tyne
Post towns 34
Postcode districts 66
Postcode sectors 210
Postcodes (live) 32,980
Postcodes (total) 41,481
Statistics as at October 2006 [1]

The NE postcode area, also known as the Newcastle upon Tyne postcode area,[2] is a group of postal districts around Alnwick, Ashington, Bamburgh, Bedlington, Belford, Blaydon-on-Tyne, Blyth, Boldon Colliery, Chathill, Choppington, Corbridge, Cramlington, East Boldon, Gateshead, Haltwhistle, Hebburn, Hexham, Jarrow, Morpeth, Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, Newcastle Upon Tyne, North Shields, Prudhoe, Riding Mill, Rowlands Gill, Ryton, Seahouses, South Shields, Stocksfield, Wallsend, Washington, Whitley Bay, Wooler and Wylam in England.

The original NE district created in 1858 was in North East London, but this was abolished in 1866; parts were transferred to the N and E districts, while others were removed from the London postal district altogether.



The approximate coverage of the postal districts:

Postal district Post town Coverage Local authority
NE1 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE City Centre Newcastle
NE2 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Jesmond & Spital Tongues Newcastle
NE3 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Gosforth, Fawdon & Kingston Park Newcastle
NE4 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Newcastle West, Fenham Newcastle
NE5 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Westerhope & Newcastle West Newcastle
NE6 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Walker, Byker & Heaton Newcastle
NE7 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE High Heaton & Benton Newcastle
NE8 GATESHEAD Gateshead & Bensham Gateshead
NE9 GATESHEAD Low Fell, Springwell Gateshead & Sunderland
NE10 GATESHEAD Felling, Leam Lane & Pelaw Gateshead
NE11 GATESHEAD Dunston, Metro Centre & Team Valley & Kibblesworth Gateshead
NE12 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Killingworth North Tyneside
NE13 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Airport, Wideopen & Dinnington Newcastle, North Tyneside
NE15 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Lemington, Throckley & Newburn Newcastle
NE16 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Whickham, Sunniside & Burnopfield Gateshead, County Durham
NE17 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Chopwell & Western Chopwell Wood Gateshead
NE18 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Stamfordham Northumberland
NE19 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Otterburn & Catcleugh Northumberland
NE20 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Ponteland Northumberland
NE21 BLAYDON-ON-TYNE Blaydon & Winlaton Gateshead
NE22 BEDLINGTON Bedlington & Hartford Bridge Northumberland
NE23 CRAMLINGTON Cramlington Northumberland
NE24 BLYTH Blyth & Newsham Northumberland
NE25 WHITLEY BAY Monkseaton, New Hartley, Holywell & Seaton Delaval North Tyneside
NE26 WHITLEY BAY Whitley Bay & Seaton Sluice North Tyneside
NE27 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Shiremoor, West Allotment, Backworth, Holystone & Murton Village North Tyneside
NE28 WALLSEND Battle Hill, Willington, Wallsend & North Tyne Tunnel North Tyneside
NE29 NORTH SHIELDS North Shields, Royal Quays, Billy Mill & New York North Tyneside
NE30 NORTH SHIELDS Marden, Tynemouth & Cullercoats North Tyneside
NE31 HEBBURN Hebburn South Tyneside
NE32 JARROW Jarrow, Fellgate & South Tyne Tunnel South Tyneside
NE33 SOUTH SHIELDS Town Centre, Deans & High Shields South Tyneside
NE34 SOUTH SHIELDS Harton, Horsley Hill, Marsden, Simonside & Brockley Whins South Tyneside
NE35 BOLDON COLLIERY Boldon Colliery South Tyneside
NE36 EAST BOLDON East & West Boldon South Tyneside
NE37 WASHINGTON Usworth, Sulgrave & Albany Sunderland
NE38 WASHINGTON Town Centre, Oxclose & Fatfield Sunderland
NE39 ROWLANDS GILL Rowlands Gill, High Spen, Hamsterley Mill & Eastern Chopwell Wood Gateshead & County Durham
NE40 RYTON Ryton, Crawcrook & Greenside Gateshead
NE41 WYLAM Wylam Gateshead & Northumberland
NE42 PRUDHOE West Wylam, Prudhoe, Ovingham & Ovington Gateshead & Northumberland
NE43 STOCKSFIELD Stocksfield, Painshawfield & Newton Northumberland
NE44 RIDING MILL Riding Mill & Broomhaugh Northumberland
NE45 CORBRIDGE Corbridge, Dilston, Aydon & Halton Northumberland
NE46 HEXHAM Hexham, Anick, Oakwood & Acomb Northumberland
NE47 HEXHAM Allendale Town, Allenheads, Haydon Bridge & Bardon Mill Northumberland
NE48 HEXHAM Bellingham, Kielder & Wark Northumberland
NE49 HALTWHISTLE Haltwhistle, Melkridge Northumberland
NE61 MORPETH Morpeth, Tranwell, Clifton Hepscott Northumberland
NE62 CHOPPINGTON Scotland Gate, Guidepost, Stakeford, West Sleekburn and Bomarsund Northumberland
NE63 ASHINGTON Ashington Northumberland
NE64 NEWBIGGIN-BY-THE-SEA Newbiggin-by-the-Sea Northumberland
NE65 MORPETH Rothbury, Longhorsley, Felton & Amble Northumberland
NE66 ALNWICK Alnwick, Alnmouth, Embleton & Powburn Northumberland
NE67 CHATHILL Benthall Northumberland
NE68 SEAHOUSES Seahouses & North Sunderland Northumberland
NE69 BAMBURGH Bamburgh Northumberland
NE70 BELFORD Belford Northumberland
NE71 WOOLER Wooler Northumberland
NE82 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE non-geographic
NE83 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE non-geographic
NE85 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE non-geographic
NE88 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE non-geographic
NE98 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE non-geographic - used for bulk mail purposes
NE99 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Used for "PO Box" addresses and other bulk mail purposes

Adjacent areas

The adjacent postcode areas are (clockwise from east) - SR (Sunderland) - DH (Durham) - DL (Darlington) - CA (City of Carlisle) - TD (Galashiels) .
Adjacent postcode areas



See also


  1. ^ "National Statistics Postcode Directory" (PDF). Office for National Statistics Postcode Directory (November 2006). Office for National Statistics. November 2006. Retrieved 2009-05-29.  
  2. ^ Royal Mail, Address Management Guide, (2004)

Coordinates: 55°17′N 1°48′W / 55.283°N 1.8°W / 55.283; -1.8



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