North-East Penang Island

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Daerah Timur Laut
Northeast Penang Island
District of Malaysia
Location of Northeast District within the state of Penang.
Location of Northeast District within the state of Penang.
Daerah Timur Laut is located in Malaysia
Daerah Timur Laut
Daerah Timur Laut
Location in Malaysia
Coordinates: 5°24′N 100°18′E / 5.400°N 100.300°E / 5.400; 100.300
Country Malaysia
State Penang
Seat George Town
 • Local Government Majlis Perbandaran Pulau Pinang
(Penang Island Municipal Council)
 • Municipal Council Officer
Yang DiPertua MPPP
Dato' Patahiyah binti Ismail
 • Total 121 km2 (47 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 508,181
 • Density 4,200/km2 (11,000/sq mi)
Time zone MST (UTC+8)
 • Summer (DST) Not observed (UTC)
Postal code 11xxx
National calling code +604-2xxxxxx, 604-6xxxxxx, 604-8xxxxxx (landline only)
License plate prefix P

North East Penang Island (Malay: Pulau Pinang Timur Laut) is the main zone in Penang, Malaysia. It covers an area of 121 square kilometres, and had a population of 508,181 at the 2010 Census (provisional result). The city centre of Penang, (called as Georgetown), is located in this district. It is also the official district seat.