North East England is one of the official regions of England. It is made up of the counties of Durham, Northumberland, and Tyne and Wear. It also includes a small part of North Yorkshire (Redcar & Cleveland and Middlesbrough).
Cities and towns in North East England include Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Middlesbrough, Sunderland, and Gateshead.
Counties of North East England
Basic information about the counties in North East England are shown in the table below:
|County||Region||Notes||Area (Square Miles)||Cities and Towns Include:|
|Tyne and Wear||North East||208||Newcastle, Sunderland, Gateshead, South Shields, Tynemouth, Washington, Wallsend, Jarrow, Longbenton, Whitley Bay|
|Northumberland||North East||1936||Blyth, Cramlington, Ashington|
|North Yorkshire||Yorkshire and the Humber/North East||Middlesbrough, and Redcar and Cleveland in North Yorkshire are part of the North East.||3324||Middlesbrough (NE), York (YH), Harrogate (YH), Scarborough (YH), Redcar (NE)|
|Durham||North East||1051||Darlington, Hartlepool, Stockton-on-Tees, Durham, Billingham, Peterlee, Newton Aycliffe|
Map of North East England
A map of England with North East England highlighted is shown below:
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Weather Forecasts for North East England
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