Wylam is located in the county of Northumberland, North East England, two miles north-east of the town of Prudhoe, eight miles west of the major city of Newcastle upon Tyne, 86 miles south-east of Edinburgh, 248 miles north of Cardiff, and 249 miles north of London. Wylam lies just west of the Tyne & Wear border. Wylam falls within the unitary authority of Northumberland. It is in the NE41 postcode district. The post town for Wylam is Wylam.
Wylam is in the ceremonial county of Northumberland, the historic county of Northumberland, and the administrative county of Northumberland.
Wylam is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Northumberland, and towards the easternmost extremity of Northumberland.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Wylam is NE41 8DL.
Wylam is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the NE41 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the NE41 postcode district.
The post town for Wylam is Wylam. Wylam is in the NE41 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Wylam.
The centre of Wylam is located at position 54.97617° latitude and -1.81932° longitude.
The centre of Wylam is located at the grid reference easting 411663 and northing 564632 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Wylam relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Wylam to the centre of the town.
Position of Wylam relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Wylam to the centre of the city.