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Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne

Jesmond is a residential suburb and is split into two electoral wards just north of the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, England. The population is about 12,000. It is adjacent to, and to the east of, the Town Moor, providing pedestrian and cycle paths to Spital Tongues and the city's two Universities. It is widely considered to be one of the most affluent suburbs of Newcastle.
Administrative CountyNewcastle upon Tyne
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNZ2566
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTyne and Wear
Fire and Rescue AuthorityTyne and Wear
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code0191
Population(2001 Census)

Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Jesmond, township and ry. sta., Newcastle St Andrew par., Northumberland, on SE. side and in bor. of Newcastle, 700 ac., pop. 6109; Jesmond Dene is a wooded glen.

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