City, town and village /Country England / Metropolitan county Tyne and Wear / Sunderland

Information on the city of Sunderland

The city of Sunderland is located in the state of England. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Sunderland City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

Update data

Municipality reviews4.7 / 5 for Sunderland by City, town and village the 10 May 2021

Sunderland’s Administration

Address of Sunderland civic centreSunderlandCivic centre Sunderland
Civic Centre Burdon Road

Sunderland SR2 7DN
United Kingdom

Work+44 0191520555
civic centre phone number0191520555
International: +44 0191520555
civic centre fax numberNot available
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Sunderland ENG official
Monday to Thursday 8.30 am to 5.15 pm, Friday 8.30 am to 4.45 pm
Sunderland mayorNorma Wright

Demographics of Sunderland

Name of Sunderland’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants280 807 population26 / 21
Population density in Sunderland5 290,9 pop/sq mi (2 042,8 pop/km²)

Sunderland's administrative numbers

Sunderland's city postcodeSR2 7DN

Information on the city of Sunderland

Cities twinned with Sunderland
China HarbinFrance Saint-NazaireGermany Essen
United States Washington
Natural parksSunderland isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Sunderland

Newcastle Airport 24.5 km
Teesside International Airport 44.4 km
Carlisle Lake District Airport 91.3 km

Sunderland's territory

Sunderland's area53,07 sq mi (137,46 km²)
Sunderland's altitude118 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 54.9076
Longitude: -1.38276
Latitude: 54° 54' 27'' North
Longitude: 1° 22' 58'' West
Time zone
UTC +0:00 (Europe/London)
Summer time : UTC +1:00
Winter time : UTC +0:00
Local time

Sunderland’s neighbouring towns

Sunderland neighbouring towns
BoldonNeighbouring townsSeaham
Sunderland neighbouring towns
Boldon 6 kmBurdon 6.4 kmSeaham 8.5 km
Houghton le Spring 9.2 kmWashington 9.7 kmDalton-le-Dale 10.2 km
Murton 10.2 kmJarrow 10.3 kmSouth Shields 10.5 km
Bournmoor 10.6 kmHebburn 11 kmHawthorn 12.2 km
Tynemouth 12.4 kmSouth Hetton 12.5 kmBirtley 12.7 km
Wallsend 13.1 kmFelling 13.2 kmGreat Lumley 13.4 km
Haswell 14.4 kmEasington Colliery 14.6 kmLamesley 14.7 km

Distance between Sunderland and other main cities

London : 388 kmBirmingham : 272 kmLeeds : 124 km closest
Glasgow : 210 kmSheffield : 170 kmBradford : 127 km
Manchester : 170 kmEdinburgh : 161 kmLiverpool : 198 km
Bristol : 393 kmCardiff : 400 kmWakefield : 137 km
Coventry : 278 kmWigan : 173 kmDudley : 271 km

Hotel offers in Sunderland

Leisure and activities in Sunderland’s surrounding area

No activities found in town Sunderland

Other information on the city of Sunderland

Nuclear power plantHartlepool Nuclear Power Station 33 km