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Information on Sunderland

The City and metropolitan borough of Sunderland is located in England. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
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Sunderland City and metropolitan borough COUNCIL

Sunderland council addressSunderlandCivic centre Sunderland
Civic Centre Burdon Road

Sunderland SR2 7DN
United Kingdom

Work+44 0191520555
Phone number of Sunderland council0191520555
International: +44 0191520555
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Official website of Sunderland
Opening hours of Sunderland councilMonday to Thursday 8.30 am to 5.15 pm, Friday 8.30 am to 4.45 pm
Mayor of SunderlandNorma Wright

Demography of Sunderland

Name of Sunderland inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population280 807 inhabitants26 / 21
Population density in Sunderland5 290,9 pop/sq mi (2 042,8 pop/km²)

Information on Sunderland

Cities twinned with Sunderland
China HarbinFrance Saint-NazaireGermany Essen
United States Washington
Namesake of Sunderland
  • Sunderland, Massachusetts, États-Unis
  • Sunderland, Vermont, États-Unis
Natural parksSunderland isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Sunderland

Newcastle Airport 15.2 miles
Teesside International Airport 27.6 miles
Carlisle Lake District Airport 56.8 miles

Sunderland territory

Sunderland area53,07 sq mi (137,46 km²)
Sunderland 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

What is Sunderland close to?

Sunderland neighbouring municipalities
BoldonNeighbouring townsSeaham
Sunderland neighbouring municipalities
Boldon 3.8 milesBurdon 4 milesSeaham 5.3 miles
Houghton le Spring 5.7 milesWashington 6 milesDalton-le-Dale 6.3 miles
Murton 6.3 milesJarrow 6.4 milesSouth Shields 6.5 miles
Bournmoor 6.6 milesHebburn 6.9 milesHawthorn 7.6 miles
Tynemouth 7.7 milesSouth Hetton 7.7 milesBirtley 7.9 miles
Wallsend 8.1 milesFelling 8.2 milesGreat Lumley 8.3 miles
Haswell 9 milesEasington Colliery 9 milesLamesley 9.1 miles

Distance between Sunderland and other main cities and towns

London : 241 milesBirmingham : 169 milesLeeds : 77 miles closest
Glasgow : 131 milesSheffield : 105 milesBradford : 79 miles
Manchester : 105 milesEdinburgh : 100 milesBristol : 244 miles
Liverpool : 123 milesCardiff : 248 milesWakefield : 85 miles
Coventry : 173 milesWigan : 107 milesDudley : 168 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Leisure and activities in Sunderland surrounding area

No activities found in town Sunderland

Other information on the City and metropolitan borough of Sunderland

Nuclear power plantHartlepool Nuclear Power Station 33 mile