NE5 Postcode Area Information

Population
49,651
Avg Annual Income
£32,925
Full Time Employees
25.65%
Average Age
41.22

Newcastle upon Tyne, NE5 Postcode Area Overview

The NE5 postcode area is located in the Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne postcode town, in the North East, England region.

A Major part of this postcode area has a young, diverse community with good job opportunities, living in spacious, mostly rented housing near industrial areas.

Residents:

  • Mostly young adults, many born in the EU and unmarried or divorced.
  • A Diverse mix of ethnicities, with many identifying as mixed or multiple.
  • Well-educated, with many having college degrees or A-levels.
  • Low unemployment and many work in management roles.

Housing:

  • Mainly privately rented detached houses or flats, some under-occupied (more space than needed).

Location:

  • Found near industrial estates.

Overall: a big area of NE5 postcode district represents a vibrant and diverse community with young professionals enjoying good housing, diverse backgrounds, and good career opportunities. While there are fewer families and older adults, it offers an exciting and dynamic environment for young people.

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

Electoral Wards

The NE5 postcode area covers Blakelaw, Callerton & Throckley, Chapel, Denton & Westerhope, Kingston Park South & Newbiggin Hall, West Fenham electoral wards.

NE5 Postcode Map

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NE5 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of NE5 postcode area is 49,651. 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 42,553, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 1,213. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (24,610), followed by No religion (19,815).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (10,142), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (7,955).

Economic Status

Most people in the NE5 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (13,903), while 10,184 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 9,966 adults have No qualifications education, while 6,319 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the NE5 area are

  • Professional occupations (3222)
  • Elementary occupations (2533), and
  • Caring, leisure and other service occupations (2517)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode NE5 is 41 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (14872), Between 25 to 34 (10461), and Between 55 to 64 (10421).

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 in NE5 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (6,499) followed by Routine occupations (6,258), and Semi-routine occupations (6,001).

Postcodes in NE5

There are total 6 postcode sectors present in the NE5 (listed below). The postcode NE5 has a total of 1397 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of NE5
NameType
AreaNE5
Ward

Blakelaw

Callerton & Throckley

Chapel

Denton & Westerhope

Kingston Park South & Newbiggin Hall

West Fenham

LTLA22Newcastle upon Tyne
UTLA22Newcastle upon Tyne
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland

Newcastle upon Tyne, NE5 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Newcastle upon Tyne, NE5 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

73

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

31

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

10

Other crime

24

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

37

Public order

5

Robbery

32

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

22

Vehicle crime

131

Violence and sexual offences

89

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

45

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

7

Other crime

22

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

22

Public order

4

Robbery

36

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

29

Vehicle crime

130

Violence and sexual offences

77

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

58

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

8

Other crime

27

Other theft

21

Public order

3

Robbery

21

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

39

Vehicle crime

133

Violence and sexual offences

92

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

10

Burglary

52

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

13

Other crime

30

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

23

Public order

3

Robbery

28

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

49

Vehicle crime

131

Violence and sexual offences

156

Anti-social behaviour

4

Bicycle theft

16

Burglary

65

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

10

Other crime

32

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

31

Public order

3

Robbery

30

Shoplifting

60

Vehicle crime

146

Violence and sexual offences

132

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

11

Burglary

41

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

5

Other crime

27

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

37

Public order

6

Robbery

30

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

67

Vehicle crime

154

Violence and sexual offences

141

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

24

Burglary

49

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

2

Other crime

54

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

37

Public order

4

Robbery

33

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

68

Vehicle crime

166

Violence and sexual offences

154

Anti-social behaviour

7

Bicycle theft

24

Burglary

59

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

6

Other crime

20

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

35

Public order

3

Robbery

42

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

50

Vehicle crime

154

Violence and sexual offences

112

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

54

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

5

Other crime

31

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

57

Public order

2

Robbery

30

Shoplifting

6

Theft from the person

26

Vehicle crime

187

Violence and sexual offences

142

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

53

Criminal damage and arson

10

Drugs

12

Other crime

30

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

49

Public order

4

Robbery

66

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

29

Vehicle crime

193

Violence and sexual offences

135

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

12

Burglary

53

Criminal damage and arson

12

Drugs

4

Other crime

21

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

50

Public order

4

Robbery

40

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

28

Vehicle crime

151

Violence and sexual offences

89

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

48

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

11

Other crime

42

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

56

Public order

33

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

14

Vehicle crime

174

Violence and sexual offences

106

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

16

Burglary

50

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

9

Other crime

25

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

35

Public order

3

Robbery

33

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

22

Vehicle crime

191

Violence and sexual offences

66

Anti-social behaviour

13

Burglary

55

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

7

Other crime

15

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

28

Public order

24

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

37

Vehicle crime

157

Violence and sexual offences

86

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

17

Burglary

45

Criminal damage and arson

11

Drugs

11

Other crime

23

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

33

Public order

2

Robbery

10

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

25

Vehicle crime

165

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in NE5 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in NE5 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£250,000.00£250,000.00 - £250,000.001
Other£2,000.00£2,000.00 - £2,000.001
Semi-Detached£166,666.67£130,000.00 - £230,000.003
Terraced£123,475.00£109,000.00 - £129,950.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£231,208.33£182,500.00 - £290,000.005
Flat£82,333.33£77,000.00 - £86,000.003
Semi-Detached£160,224.17£115,000.00 - £230,000.004
Terraced£159,993.75£145,000.00 - £175,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£279,983.33£200,000.00 - £379,950.006
Flat£100,000.00£77,500.00 - £125,000.008
Other£117,250.00£69,500.00 - £165,000.004
Semi-Detached£125,666.67£110,000.00 - £142,000.005
Terraced£146,900.00£123,800.00 - £170,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£334,878.89£310,000.00 - £379,950.006
Flat£74,000.00£68,000.00 - £80,000.002
Semi-Detached£158,802.93£102,741.00 - £220,000.0021
Terraced£173,233.33£80,000.00 - £230,000.0018
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£313,333.33£310,000.00 - £320,000.003
Flat£94,500.00£83,000.00 - £106,000.004
Semi-Detached£156,750.00£70,000.00 - £217,500.0020
Terraced£152,972.22£60,500.00 - £250,000.0029
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£270,000.00£270,000.00 - £270,000.001
Flat£80,000.00£80,000.00 - £80,000.001
Semi-Detached£173,000.00£147,000.00 - £230,000.004
Terraced£98,275.00£90,000.00 - £106,550.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£230,000.00£230,000.00 - £230,000.001
Flat£79,249.75£39,999.00 - £130,000.004
Semi-Detached£202,562.19£90,000.00 - £310,000.009
Terraced£132,487.50£78,000.00 - £189,950.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£271,250.00£210,000.00 - £415,000.003
Flat£57,333.33£40,000.00 - £90,000.003
Other£147,000.00£147,000.00 - £147,000.001
Semi-Detached£181,630.36£120,000.00 - £209,950.009
Terraced£147,842.19£80,000.00 - £289,950.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£242,916.67£182,500.00 - £270,000.004
Flat£83,400.00£39,000.00 - £122,000.005
Other£232,000.00£232,000.00 - £232,000.001
Semi-Detached£165,117.28£65,000.00 - £249,950.0021
Terraced£175,320.45£91,000.00 - £245,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£297,983.33£228,000.00 - £395,950.005
Flat£60,000.00£60,000.00 - £60,000.001
Other£95,100.00£95,100.00 - £95,100.001
Semi-Detached£179,866.67£82,700.00 - £340,000.0015
Terraced£167,850.50£80,000.00 - £220,000.0011
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£225,000.00£225,000.00 - £225,000.001
Flat£74,558.33£38,700.00 - £108,000.007
Other£507,500.00£507,500.00 - £507,500.001
Semi-Detached£160,993.06£117,000.00 - £225,000.0015
Terraced£179,071.43£96,000.00 - £220,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£279,641.67£166,000.00 - £386,000.008
Flat£91,305.56£74,000.00 - £107,000.0013
Other£66,875.75£39,500.00 - £76,001.003
Semi-Detached£170,323.75£70,000.00 - £260,000.0028
Terraced£153,846.30£87,500.00 - £237,500.0032
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£246,250.00£170,000.00 - £265,000.005
Flat£87,100.00£53,000.00 - £117,500.005
Semi-Detached£165,944.44£90,000.00 - £237,000.0012
Terraced£144,053.92£70,000.00 - £225,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£475,000.00£475,000.00 - £475,000.001
Flat£86,875.00£45,000.00 - £95,000.005
Other£175,000.00£175,000.00 - £175,000.001
Semi-Detached£117,000.00£70,000.00 - £170,000.005
Terraced£85,000.00£85,000.00 - £85,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£477,500.00£320,000.00 - £635,000.002
Flat£97,375.00£85,000.00 - £122,500.003
Semi-Detached£197,037.50£80,000.00 - £252,000.0018
Terraced£150,812.25£47,000.00 - £260,000.0025
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£277,500.00£210,000.00 - £425,000.004
Flat£88,178.57£49,000.00 - £125,000.007
Semi-Detached£181,324.17£110,000.00 - £237,500.0011
Terraced£159,015.62£70,000.00 - £220,000.0019
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£263,297.22£125,000.00 - £353,950.007
Flat£78,350.00£39,000.00 - £140,000.0010
Other£87,500.00£87,500.00 - £87,500.001
Semi-Detached£193,798.31£99,000.00 - £282,100.0030
Terraced£149,990.20£100,500.00 - £245,000.0020
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£325,449.17£200,000.00 - £480,000.007
Flat£88,357.14£65,000.00 - £120,000.007
Other£127,000.00£107,000.00 - £147,000.002
Semi-Detached£202,623.98£131,000.00 - £257,500.0025
Terraced£171,958.57£79,200.00 - £305,000.0032
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£305,446.50£223,350.00 - £419,950.007
Flat£89,000.00£64,000.00 - £122,000.004
Semi-Detached£176,577.22£80,000.00 - £275,000.0023
Terraced£154,946.32£61,000.00 - £232,000.0023
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£256,988.33£179,500.00 - £349,950.009
Flat£74,062.50£50,000.00 - £92,500.008
Other£87,237.50£59,000.00 - £119,950.004
Semi-Detached£188,817.12£125,000.00 - £227,495.0017
Terraced£158,000.00£95,000.00 - £250,000.0017
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£297,023.73£225,000.00 - £400,000.0012
Flat£84,033.33£77,000.00 - £90,100.003
Other£162,500.00£105,000.00 - £220,000.002
Semi-Detached£198,930.12£115,000.00 - £380,000.0024
Terraced£162,497.92£92,000.00 - £235,000.0015
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£323,654.44£222,000.00 - £460,000.008
Flat£89,171.88£45,000.00 - £130,000.009
Other£160,000.00£160,000.00 - £160,000.001
Semi-Detached£179,688.06£78,000.00 - £230,000.0020
Terraced£146,511.17£62,000.00 - £230,000.0021
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£300,160.00£215,500.00 - £409,950.007
Flat£79,181.12£39,999.00 - £126,000.008
Other£93,000.00£93,000.00 - £93,000.001
Semi-Detached£185,087.12£110,000.00 - £275,000.0021
Terraced£164,077.80£94,884.00 - £275,000.0016
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£344,432.50£217,000.00 - £515,000.0014
Flat£90,250.00£60,000.00 - £107,250.006
Other£197,125.00£85,000.00 - £375,000.003
Semi-Detached£193,269.70£104,000.00 - £260,000.0027
Terraced£154,930.50£55,000.00 - £300,000.0024
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£270,546.39£200,000.00 - £299,950.008
Flat£87,587.50£57,750.00 - £130,000.008
Other£105,000.00£105,000.00 - £105,000.001
Semi-Detached£164,833.56£82,000.00 - £225,000.0032
Terraced£129,730.00£80,000.00 - £223,500.0024
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£269,595.33£128,000.00 - £416,995.009
Flat£79,500.00£42,000.00 - £118,000.005
Semi-Detached£176,374.58£85,000.00 - £248,000.0015
Terraced£161,380.83£92,630.00 - £270,000.0028
Schools in the NE5 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
West Denton Primary SchoolPrimary, Good308 3-11NE51DN
Knop Law Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding389 4-11NE51DS
Milecastle Primary SchoolPrimary, Good200 4-11NE51LH
Simonside Primary SchoolPrimary, Good274 3-11NE54LG
Westerhope Primary SchoolPrimary, Good405 3-11NE51NE
Hilton Primary AcademyPrimary, Outstanding453 2-11NE53RN
Thomas Walling Primary AcademyPrimary, Good419 2-11NE53PL
Studio WestSecondary, Good528 11-19NE52SZ
Stocksfield Avenue Primary SchoolPrimary, Good451 3-11NE52DQ
Cheviot Primary SchoolPrimary, Good235 3-11NE54EB
Farne Primary SchoolPrimary, Good236 3-11NE54AP
Mary Astell AcademyPRU, Requires improvement48 5-16NE52LW
Beech Hill Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding453 3-11NE52LW
Thomas Bewick SchoolSpecial, Good284 3-19NE52LW
St Mark's Catholic Primary School, WesterhopePrimary, Good223 3-11NE54BT
English Martyrs' Catholic Primary School, FenhamPrimary, Good463 3-11NE52SA
St John Vianney Catholic Primary School, West DentonPrimary, OutstandingNone 3-11NE51DN
Amenities in the NE5 Postcode Area
  • Joyofsweets.com, NE5 1NF
  • Specials, NE5 2RA
  • MFG Westerhope, NE5 2LD
  • Mini market, NE5 3PN
  • Newcastle Community Asset Trust, NE5 3PN
  • Blakelaw Social Club, NE5 3SW
  • The Balloon, NE5 2HB
  • The Chapel Park Public House, NE5 1TE
  • The Jingling Gate, NE5 1NL
  • The Peregrine, NE5 5AP
  • Blakelaw Hub, NE5 3DR
  • Cafe Hope @ Cowgate, NE5 3UT
  • Caffe Ginevra Denton, NE5 2RA
  • CHAI SHAI, NE5 3EL
  • Cloves Catering, NE5 4EG
  • Aldi, NE5 3AB
  • Aldi, NE5 5HD
  • Farmfoods, NE5 3RD
  • Londis Chapel Park, NE5 1SX
  • Tesco, NE5 1DR
  • Greggs, NE5 3RD
  • Greggs, NE5 2RA
  • Bread Machine, NE5 3RS
  • Bunty's Chip Stop, NE5 4FB
  • Chapel Chippy, NE5 1DT
  • Sweet Life by Bea, NE5 2JD
  • Heritage 94 AD, NE5 3QA
  • Hilton Primary Academy, NE5 3RN
  • The Depot Diner, NE5 2SE
  • Westerhope Golf Club, NE5 1PP
  • Denton Youth And Community Project, NE5 1DN
  • Fareshare North East, NE5 5HH
  • Comfort House, NE5 5AY
  • Co-operative Childcare, NE5 1LZ
  • Kids Planet Westerhope, NE5 5HE
  • Little Bears Childrens Day Nursery, NE5 1EH
  • Little Bears Nursery, NE5 2BP
  • Unique Catering, NE5 3TU
  • Zenobia arabian street food, NE5 4LL
  • Chill Out Time Childcare Out Of School Club, NE5 2RT
  • English Martyrs RC Primary School, NE5 2RT
  • Farne Primary School, NE5 4AP
  • Mary Astell Academy, NE5 2LW
  • Milecastle School, NE5 1LH