NE5 2GG

a residential postcode in Newcastle upon Tyne

NE5 2GG Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9942 / 54°59'39"N

Longitude: -1.6802 / 1°40'48"W

OS Eastings: 420561

OS Northings: 566667

OS Grid: NZ205666

Mapcode National: GBR JBQP.1J

Mapcode Global: WHC3J.5Q5R

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by NE5 2GG, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.

Williston Close, Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 2GG

Summary

NE5 2GG is a residential postcode in Newcastle upon Tyne. It was first introduced in December 2011.

The most common council tax band is B.

Newcastle upon Tyne is a city, which had a population of 268,064 in the 2011 census.

NE5 2GG is in the Newcastle travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Newcastle Primary Care Trust.

NE5 2GG has a Healthy Living Index of 3/10 (Low).

NE5 2GG has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 4/10 (Low), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 7/10 (High). Supermarkets near NE5 2GG include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Iceland, Lidl, M&S Simply Food, M&S Simply Food, Morrisons, Sainsbury's, Tesco and Waitrose. (Source: Open Streetmap)

NE5 2GG is approximately 99m (325ft) above sea level.

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of NE5 2GG are represented at different levels of local, regional and national government by elected representatives. Where known, these are shown here.

Note: This data is updated approximately monthly, and may not necessarily take account of the results of any elections held recently.

Metropolitan District

Newcastle upon Tyne City Council

Ward

Fenham

Councillors

Ian Tokell (Labour)
Marion Talbot (Labour)
Karen Kilgour (Labour)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Newcastle upon Tyne Central

MP

Chi Onwurah (Labour)

European Parliament

European Region

North East

MEPs

Jude Kirton-Darling (Labour)
Jonathan Arnott ()
Paul Brannen (Labour)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for NE5 2GG.

Full fibre availability
0%
Ultrafast broadband availability
100%
Superfast broadband availability
0%
Premises unable to receive 30Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 10Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 5Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 2Mbits/s
0%
Premises below Universal Service Obligation
0%
  • Definitions
  • Ultrafast: 300Mbit/s or greater
  • Superfast: 30Mbit/s to less than 300Mbit/s
  • Universal Service Obligation: Download speeds at or above 10Mbit/s and upload speeds at or above 1Mbit/s

Schools

The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near NE5 2GG.

Primary

Hilton Primary Academy

Hilton Avenue, Blakelaw, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE5 3RN

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 2 - 11

Outstanding

Thomas Walling Primary Academy

Lindfield Avenue, Blakelaw, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE5 3PL

Academy Converter

Ages 2 - 11

Needs improvement

Farne Primary School A Member of Smart Multi Academy Trust

Marsden Lane, Newbiggin Hall, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE5 4AP

Academy Converter

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Beech Hill Primary School

Linhope Road, West Denton, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE5 2LW

Foundation School

Ages 3 - 11

Outstanding

English Martyrs' RC Primary School

Beaufront Gardens, Fenham, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE5 2SA

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Secondary

St Cuthbert's High School

Gretna Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE15 7PX

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Kenton School

Drayton Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 3RU

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

Sacred Heart Catholic High School

Fenham Hall Drive, Fenham, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE4 9YH

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Excelsior Academy

Denton Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE15 6AF

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 3 - 19

Good

Gosforth Junior High Academy

Regent Avenue, Gosforth, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 1EE

Academy Converter

Ages 9 - 13

Outstanding

Walbottle Campus

Hexham Road, Walbottle, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE15 9TP

Community School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Gosforth Academy

Knightsbridge, Great North Road, Gosforth, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 2JH

Academy Converter

Ages 13 - 18

Outstanding

Gosforth Central Middle School

Great North Road, Gosforth, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 1UN

Foundation School

Ages 9 - 13

Good

Gosforth East Middle School

Harewood Road, Gosforth, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 5JT

Foundation School

Ages 9 - 13

Needs improvement

St Mary's Catholic School

Benton Park Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE7 7PE

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for NE5 2GG

Output Area
E00042359
Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01008350
Newcastle upon Tyne 019H
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02001726
Newcastle upon Tyne 019
Metropolitan District
E08000021
Newcastle City Council
Region
E12000001
North East
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000831
Newcastle upon Tyne Central
European Electoral Region
E15000001
North East
Primary Care Trust
E16000017
Newcastle
Strategic Health Authority
E18000001
North East
Pan Strategic Health Authority
E19000001
North, Midlands and the East Programme for IT (NME
Police Force Area
E23000007
Local Learning and Skills Council area
E24000018
Tyne and Wear
Travel to Work Area
E30000245
Newcastle
Workplace Zone
E33001022
Built-up Area
E34004998
Tyneside BUA
Built-up Area sub-division
E35001179
Newcastle upon Tyne BUASD
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000025
North Eastern
Clinical Commissioning Group
E38000212
NHS England Region
E40000001
Non-Civil Parished Area
E43000175
Newcastle upon Tyne, unparished area
Cancer Alliance
E56000017
Country
E92000001
England

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