Northumberland's Location in the North East Region Map

Map showing Northumberland's location in the North East Region.

There are 12 local authorities in the North East Region and Northumberland is the largest in terms of land mass measuring 507,835 hectares which is more than the other local authority areas combined. Within the region Northumberland borders County Durham, Gateshead, Newcastle-upon-Tyne and North Tyneside local authority areas and also shares a border with the Scottish Borders and Cumbria.

Licencing Data and Reuse of this Map

The mapping information used to produce this map is freely available from the Ordnance Survey Open Data website. You can re-use this map but you must include the licence information provided at the bottom of the map within your document. Area data has been sourced from ONS Standard Area Measurements 2011.

For further assistance please go to the Know Guides page or visit the Help page.  For queries and comments, email