NE16 Postcode Area Information

Population
24,489
Avg Annual Income
£39,050
Full Time Employees
29.05%
Average Age
45.81

Area Overview

The postcode area is located in the County Durham, Gateshead, County Durham, Gateshead postcode town, in the North East, England region.

Imagine a quiet community filled with mostly retired residents:

  • Older adults: A Major part of this postcode area is dominated by people at or above typical retirement age.
  • Married and local: Most residents are married and were born in the UK.
  • Predominantly white: The cultural landscape here leans towards white ethnicity.
  • Average education: While qualifications are around the UK average, more people have basic certifications or apprenticeships.
  • Caring community: Due to the older population, there's more unpaid care provided to others compared to similar areas.

Think of a peaceful neighborhood with friendly retirees who look out for each other. That's the essence of this postcode!

It's important to note that this description generalizes the area and individual experiences may vary.

Electoral Wards

The postcode area covers Burnopfield and Dipton, Dunston Hill and Whickham East, Whickham North, Whickham South and Sunniside electoral wards.

NE16 Postcode Map

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NE16 Area Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of NE16 postcode area is 24,489. In England, the male population is 28,833,712 and the female population is 27,656,336, according to the 2021 census.

Ethnicity & Religion

According to the latest 2021 census, The main ethnicity of the people in the area is White: English, with a total of 23,471, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 297. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (14,092), followed by No religion (8,985).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (6,110), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (3,989).

Economic Status

Most people in the nearby area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (7,611), while 6,882 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 6,708 adults have Level 4 education, while 3,458 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations are

  • Professional occupations (2364)
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (1650), and
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (1415)

Age

The average age of people living in area is 46 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (4933), Between 55 to 64 (4663), and Between 45 to 54 (4550).

NS-SEC

The NS-SEC defines and measures social class and is considered a reliable indicator of a person's class status. As per the 2021 census, most of the population has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (4,740) followed by Intermediate occupations (3,011), and Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (2,753).

Postcodes in NE16

There are total 5 postcode sectors present in the NE16 (listed below). The postcode NE16 has a total of 803 postcodes.

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ONS Administrative Info
NameType
AreaNE16
Ward

Burnopfield and Dipton

Dunston Hill and Whickham East

Whickham North

Whickham South and Sunniside

LTLA22County Durham, Gateshead
UTLA22County Durham, Gateshead
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland

NE16 Crime Statstics

Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Crime rate by Month

20

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

7

Other theft

9

Public order

15

Shoplifting

9

Vehicle crime

39

Violence and sexual offences

35

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

12

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

11

Public order

2

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

28

Violence and sexual offences

28

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

21

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

4

Public order

1

Robbery

9

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

34

Violence and sexual offences

20

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

3

Other crime

8

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

2

Public order

1

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

3

Vehicle crime

34

Violence and sexual offences

21

Anti-social behaviour

6

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

2

Other crime

9

Other theft

5

Public order

6

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

3

Vehicle crime

34

Violence and sexual offences

20

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

5

Other crime

11

Other theft

9

Public order

1

Robbery

9

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

5

Vehicle crime

31

Violence and sexual offences

39

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

13

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

8

Public order

2

Robbery

9

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

39

Violence and sexual offences

48

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

9

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

17

Public order

20

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

7

Vehicle crime

52

Violence and sexual offences

57

Anti-social behaviour

12

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

3

Other crime

12

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

9

Public order

15

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

37

Violence and sexual offences

62

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

4

Other crime

7

Other theft

11

Public order

1

Robbery

26

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

10

Vehicle crime

43

Violence and sexual offences

26

Anti-social behaviour

6

Burglary

17

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

4

Other crime

11

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

15

Public order

25

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

49

Violence and sexual offences

32

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

3

Other crime

10

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

15

Public order

10

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

54

Violence and sexual offences

28

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

6

Other crime

5

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

13

Public order

17

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

63

Violence and sexual offences

28

Anti-social behaviour

9

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

5

Other crime

11

Other theft

11

Public order

18

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

38

Violence and sexual offences

21

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

7

Other theft

8

Public order

15

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

13

Vehicle crime

25

Violence and sexual offences

23

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

12

Criminal damage and arson

7

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

3

Public order

1

Robbery

18

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

11

Vehicle crime

48

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

5

Other theft

6

Public order

5

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

3

Vehicle crime

38

Violence and sexual offences

NE16 Property Statstics

Sold House Prices over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£220,000.00£220,000.00 - £220,000.001
Flat£168,000.00£168,000.00 - £168,000.001
Semi-Detached£179,333.33£102,000.00 - £225,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£103,000.00£103,000.00 - £103,000.001
Terraced£117,500.00£117,500.00 - £117,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£406,000.00£406,000.00 - £406,000.001
Flat£143,000.00£143,000.00 - £143,000.001
Semi-Detached£197,775.00£100,000.00 - £252,500.005
Terraced£179,250.00£112,000.00 - £300,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£300,666.67£248,000.00 - £425,000.004
Flat£123,000.00£123,000.00 - £123,000.001
Semi-Detached£124,000.00£120,000.00 - £128,000.002
Terraced£152,100.00£93,000.00 - £222,500.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£210,666.67£191,000.00 - £250,000.003
Flat£235,000.00£235,000.00 - £235,000.001
Semi-Detached£185,500.00£90,000.00 - £265,000.005
Terraced£149,083.33£85,000.00 - £235,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£339,300.00£180,000.00 - £708,000.008
Flat£128,000.00£91,500.00 - £165,000.005
Other£164,750.00£130,000.00 - £235,000.004
Semi-Detached£216,333.33£105,000.00 - £275,000.007
Terraced£155,600.00£55,000.00 - £244,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£416,500.00£130,000.00 - £800,000.007
Flat£134,600.00£134,600.00 - £134,600.002
Other£117,000.00£117,000.00 - £117,000.001
Semi-Detached£299,781.25£109,000.00 - £470,000.0010
Terraced£110,975.50£87,152.00 - £138,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£420,750.00£233,000.00 - £750,000.003
Flat£194,000.00£194,000.00 - £194,000.001
Semi-Detached£176,166.67£124,000.00 - £260,000.004
Terraced£157,187.50£80,000.00 - £270,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£421,600.00£287,000.00 - £847,000.006
Flat£155,500.00£52,000.00 - £365,000.004
Semi-Detached£212,454.17£100,000.00 - £272,500.009
Terraced£176,281.25£104,000.00 - £380,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£285,000.00£255,000.00 - £310,000.003
Flat£96,225.00£92,500.00 - £99,950.002
Other£133,750.00£120,000.00 - £147,500.002
Semi-Detached£200,768.75£112,500.00 - £240,000.005
Terraced£190,400.00£115,000.00 - £300,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£410,650.00£308,000.00 - £546,600.003
Other£178,000.00£178,000.00 - £178,000.001
Semi-Detached£205,250.00£125,000.00 - £375,000.006
Terraced£119,366.67£112,000.00 - £130,600.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£338,666.67£191,000.00 - £600,000.003
Flat£87,833.33£51,000.00 - £117,500.003
Other£170,000.00£170,000.00 - £170,000.001
Semi-Detached£153,750.00£110,000.00 - £205,000.003
Terraced£191,214.29£122,500.00 - £320,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£401,500.00£180,000.00 - £754,500.006
Flat£75,600.00£45,250.00 - £96,250.005
Other£11,780,000.00£11,780,000.00 - £11,780,000.001
Semi-Detached£203,673.61£85,000.00 - £410,000.0021
Terraced£150,102.94£82,000.00 - £225,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£318,375.00£278,500.00 - £345,000.003
Flat£130,750.00£60,000.00 - £206,000.004
Semi-Detached£228,750.00£170,000.00 - £265,000.004
Terraced£128,208.33£86,000.00 - £178,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£420,000.00£420,000.00 - £420,000.001
Flat£115,000.00£115,000.00 - £115,000.001
Semi-Detached£165,000.00£165,000.00 - £165,000.001
Terraced£129,750.00£127,000.00 - £132,500.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£309,900.00£236,000.00 - £436,400.004
Flat£64,785.71£52,500.00 - £155,000.008
Semi-Detached£173,909.09£66,000.00 - £385,000.0011
Terraced£153,106.25£95,000.00 - £210,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£281,250.00£230,000.00 - £462,000.009
Flat£91,800.00£84,700.00 - £98,000.004
Other£115,000.00£115,000.00 - £115,000.001
Semi-Detached£215,750.00£142,500.00 - £377,000.0010
Terraced£165,540.00£60,000.00 - £376,320.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£380,667.78£290,000.00 - £550,000.006
Flat£90,250.00£75,500.00 - £105,000.002
Other£125,000.00£125,000.00 - £125,000.001
Semi-Detached£233,145.83£124,000.00 - £316,000.0013
Terraced£145,028.85£83,000.00 - £219,500.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£309,416.67£137,000.00 - £458,000.005
Flat£115,600.00£63,000.00 - £220,000.005
Semi-Detached£219,327.75£108,000.00 - £285,111.007
Terraced£144,318.18£64,000.00 - £285,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£417,068.75£340,000.00 - £642,500.006
Flat£120,000.00£120,000.00 - £120,000.001
Other£97,500.00£97,500.00 - £97,500.001
Semi-Detached£208,908.33£100,000.00 - £330,000.0013
Terraced£183,028.33£80,000.00 - £290,000.0013
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£410,747.50£267,500.00 - £875,000.007
Flat£97,500.00£85,000.00 - £110,000.002
Other£66,666.67£30,000.00 - £125,000.003
Semi-Detached£173,333.33£100,000.00 - £305,000.007
Terraced£180,369.40£60,500.00 - £247,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£360,470.56£210,000.00 - £710,000.0013
Other£78,250.00£2,500.00 - £120,000.003
Semi-Detached£183,972.22£100,000.00 - £620,000.0018
Terraced£165,433.66£78,000.00 - £350,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£398,664.17£205,000.00 - £635,000.006
Flat£123,316.67£114,950.00 - £130,500.003
Other£88,991.50£47,983.00 - £130,000.002
Semi-Detached£201,127.71£120,510.00 - £353,000.0011
Terraced£167,566.67£100,000.00 - £243,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£368,125.32£170,000.00 - £965,000.0011
Flat£129,812.50£55,500.00 - £205,000.006
Other£63,000.00£63,000.00 - £63,000.001
Semi-Detached£182,937.50£100,000.00 - £372,000.0010
Terraced£160,166.36£36,000.00 - £320,000.0016
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£304,997.50£254,995.00 - £414,995.0010
Flat£69,916.67£36,000.00 - £127,500.006
Semi-Detached£227,500.00£195,000.00 - £260,000.002
Terraced£121,811.36£75,000.00 - £242,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£390,000.00£390,000.00 - £390,000.001
Flat£67,833.33£50,000.00 - £93,500.003
Other£2,512,583.33£1,500.00 - £5,000,000.003
Semi-Detached£149,270.45£66,000.00 - £310,000.0014
Terraced£164,155.00£52,500.00 - £281,100.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£288,997.50£230,000.00 - £314,995.003
Flat£105,785.71£60,000.00 - £148,000.0010
Other£28,750.00£5,000.00 - £50,000.003
Semi-Detached£186,562.50£75,000.00 - £265,000.0010
Terraced£130,900.00£72,000.00 - £280,000.0011
Schools

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Swalwell Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement128 3-11NE163HZ
Front Street Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding433 3-11NE164AY
Washingwell Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good179 3-11NE164RB
Clover Hill Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good205 4-11NE165SJ
Fellside Community Primary SchoolPrimary, Good235 3-11NE165AY
Whickham Parochial Church of England Primary SchoolPrimary, Good206 4-11NE165QW
Burnopfield Primary SchoolPrimary, Good397 3-11NE166PT
Whickham SchoolSecondary, Good1694 11-18NE165AR
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding237 4-11NE166NU
St Mary's Catholic Primary School, WhickhamPrimary, GoodNone 4-11NE164HB
Amenities
  • Beamish Park Hotel, NE16 5EG
  • Gibside Hotel, NE16 4JG
  • Holiday Inn Express, NE16 3BE
  • Summerville Guest House, NE16 4TG
  • Travelodge Gateshead, NE16 3BE
  • Burnopfield Cricket Club, NE16 6ED
  • Burnopfield Workmens Victory Social Club & Institute Ltd, NE16 6QA
  • Causey Arch Inn, NE16 5EG
  • Hobson Hotel, NE16 6EE
  • Lintz Cricket Club, NE16 6JY
  • Tanfield Railway, NE16 5ET
  • The Crown, NE16 4DT
  • A S Cafe, NE16 6DP
  • Cafe 692, NE16 6EE
  • Hobson Golf Club, NE16 6BZ
  • The Co-Operative Food, NE16 6HR
  • Heron Frozen Foods Limited, NE16 4DN
  • Lidl, NE16 3AF
  • Poundstretcher and Pet Hut, NE16 3DJ
  • Tesco, NE16 4DN
  • Happy Cherry Chinese Takeaway, NE16 3JJ
  • Rosie's Takeaway, NE16 6LX
  • Adams Fish Bar, NE16 4JL
  • China Diner, NE16 3DA
  • Crunchy Chikin, NE16 3DW
  • Bishop Wilkinson Catering Services @ Sacred Heart RC Primary School, NE16 6NU
  • Stomping Grounds Forest School North East, NE16 6BG
  • Byermoor Sacred Heart RC Primary School (Kitchen), NE16 6NU
  • Clover Hill Primary School (Kitchen), NE16 5SJ
  • Fellside Primary School (Kitchen), NE16 5AY
  • Best-One - Leazes Store, NE16 6JE
  • Burnopfield Post Office and Best One, NE16 6LX
  • E A Atkinson, NE16 6BB
  • Greggs, NE16 4DN
  • Lifestyle Express, NE16 3EX
  • Caisley's Kitchen, NE16 3BN
  • Mr Chucky, NE16 3BN
  • The Nutri-Box, NE16 3DJ
  • Zahuts Burgers, NE16 5ES
  • Happy Hooves Burnopfield, NE16 6DL
  • St James Church Hall, NE16 6HR
  • Victoria's Travelling Tea Party, NE16 6ET
  • Methodist Church Hall, NE16 5NA
  • St Marys Centre, NE16 4SH
  • Swalwell Community Centre, NE16 3EX
  • Jilly's Little Gem, NE16 6HR
  • Leazes Hall Care Home, NE16 6AJ
  • Abbeymoor NCC, NE16 3DZ
  • Chase Park Neuro Centre, NE16 4QA
  • Lifeways Community Care Ltd, NE16 3HD