South Shields postal code

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South Shields information

Postcode district: NE33, NE34
Post town: Newcastle Upon Tyne
Dialling code: 0191
Population: 75592
Elevation: 6m (20ft)
County: Tyne and Wear
Country: England

Postcode areas of South Shields are NE33, NE34.

Post town of postcode area 'NE' is Newcastle Upon Tyne. Dialling code of South Shields is 0191. South Shields has 6m (20ft) altitude.

The coordinates of South Shields are: 54.9994240 lat, -1.4274060 lng.

South Shields belongs to Tyne and Wear County. South Shields belongs to England. England is constituent country of United Kingdom.

The United Kingdom (UK) comprises four countries: England, Scotland and Wales (which collectively make up Great Britain) and Northern Ireland.

Every UK postcode format consists of two halves, an "Outward" and an "Inward".

These two halves allow anyone at the sorting office to quickly route any item going through any sorting office. First off the Outward and Inward halves of any postcode format are separated by a space. The Outward half of a Postcode consists of one or two alpha characters (Postcode Areas) followed by one of two numeric characters (Postcode Districts).

Example: SO15 2GB

The Inward half of the postcode format (easily identified as appearing after the space in any postcode) consists of just one numeric followed by two alpha characters.

Example: SO15 2GB