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IntroductionNE61 1PJ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the NE61 1PJ postcode area in Newcastle-upon-tyne.

We've got loads of statistics for NE61 1PJ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsNE61 1PJ

What social class do the population of NE61 1PJ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is NE61 1PJ in Newcastle-upon-tyne, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about NE61 1PJ from the Census 2011.


  • 14%Children
  • 86%Adults

14% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 18% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in NE611PJ male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Morpeth Stobhill.


  • 27%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 20%DE

According to census records, 27% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 29%SINGLE
  • 36%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in NE61 1PJ is 29%. Single and 'other' people is 71%.


  • 99%WHITE

99% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 93.9%WORKING

3.2% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in NE61 1PJ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

NE61 1PJ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around NE61 1PJ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in NE61 1PJ

Constituency & Democracy Information


Find out the voting intentions, poll results, your local MP, 2015 election results and voting turnout for your local constituency.

NE61 1PJ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around NE61 1PJ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

NE61 1PJ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area NE611PJ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in NE61 1PJ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the NE61 1PJ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near NE61 1PJ

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to NE61 1PJ.

Travel around NE61 1PJ

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near NE61 1PJ

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the NE61 1PJ area.

Taxis near NE61 1PJ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near NE61 1PJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near NE61 1PJ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near NE61 1PJ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around NE61 1PJ.

What's on near NE61 1PJ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near NE61 1PJ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near NE61 1PJ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area NE61 1PJ.

Hotels near NE61 1PJ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near NE61 1PJ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information NE61 1PJ

Local Amenities

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Banks near NE61 1PJ


Find the nearest bank or building society in NE61 1PJ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near NE61 1PJ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the NE61 1PJ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near NE61 1PJ



The nearest schools in the NE61 1PJ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near NE61 1PJ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

Shop until you drop at a retail park or shopping centre near here. There's nothing quite like a bit of retail therapy.

Shopping Centres NE61 1PJ

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in NE61 1PJ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near NE61 1PJ.

Emergencies in NE61 1PJ

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in NE61 1PJ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around NE61 1PJ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in NE61 1PJ

Essential InformationNE61 1PJ

NE611PJ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeNE61 1PJ
Postal TownNewcastle-upon-tyne
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NE611PJ Postal District

Compass Postal District

NE61 1PJ postcode is located in the postal town of Newcastle-upon-tyne. Newcastle-upon-tyne postal area may cover a large geographical region that may correspond to several postal districts, which may include many towns and/or villages. Use the map to determine the geographical location of the postcode NE61 1PJ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Morpeth0.2 miles E
Longhirst1.9 miles E
Ashington4 miles E
Stannington4.7 miles S
Meldon5 miles W
Whalton5.1 miles SW
Hirst5.4 miles E
Linden6.5 miles NW
Netherwitton6.7 miles W
Berwick Hill7 miles S
Bolam7.3 miles W
Blythe7.5 miles E
Blyth7.5 miles E
Longwitton7.8 miles W
Cramlington8 miles SE
London262 miles SE
Glasgow110 miles W
Edinburgh80 miles NW
Cardiff262 miles S
Liverpool132 miles SW
Southampton295 miles S
Saint Ives299 miles S

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