Northumberland County is a British administrative territory located in the North East Region of the country. Like the other British counties, Northumberland has its own headquarter town, which is Newcastle-upon-Tyne. The address of the Northumberland County Council is: Wansbeck Square, Station Road, Ashington, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE61 2EF.
The population of Northumberland County is not that so numerous – the population census that was organized in 2011 showed that there were 316.300 people living in the county. If you are planning on reaching Newcastle-upon-Tyne (Northumberland) by plane, these are the closest airports to the town: Newcastle Airport (5.4 miles from Newcastle), Durham Tees Valley Airport (32.9 miles from Newcastle), Leeds Bradford Airport (76.6 miles from Newcastle), Edinburgh Airport (96.5 miles from Newcastle) and Blackpool International Airport (100 miles from Newcastle). If you are coming from London to Newcastle-upon-Tyne (Northumberland), you should know that the distance between these two urban areas is of 248 miles.