Northumberland Park, Tyne and Wear

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Northumberland Park
Northumberland Park is located in Tyne and Wear
Northumberland Park
Northumberland Park
Northumberland Park shown within Tyne and Wear
OS grid reference NZ373171
Metropolitan borough
Metropolitan county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Postcode district NE27
Dialling code 0191
Police Northumbria
Fire Tyne and Wear
Ambulance North East
EU Parliament North East England
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Tyne and Wear
55°02′00″N 1°34′00″W / 55.033333°N 1.566667°W / 55.033333; -1.566667Coordinates: 55°02′00″N 1°34′00″W / 55.033333°N 1.566667°W / 55.033333; -1.566667

Northumberland Park is a newly built village in the Metropolitan Borough of North Tyneside. Although built as an individual settlement along the A19 corridor, it is often now referred to as being part of Shiremoor.

There are 2 main housing estates in Northumberland Park and a Metro Station.

The Northumberland Park estate should not be confused with Northumberland Park on King Edwards Road, North Shields which is a park that opened in 1885.

Economy[edit]

There are a number of retail outlets in Northumberland park situated next to the Metro Station. the main outlet is a purpose build Sainsbury's.