Neath North

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Neath North
Population 3,942 (2011 census)
Principal area Neath Port Talbot
Ceremonial county West Glamorgan
Country Wales
Sovereign state United Kingdom
EU Parliament Wales
UK Parliament Neath
Welsh Assembly Neath
Councillors Alan Lockyer (Labour)
Mark Protheroe (Labour)
List of places
Neath Port Talbot

Neath North is an electoral ward of Neath Port Talbot county borough, Wales falling within the community of Neath.

Neath North includes some or all of the neighbourhoods of Llantwit and Neath town centre in the parliamentary constituency of Neath. It is bounded by the wards of Bryncoch South to the northwest; Cadoxton to the North; Tonna to the northeast; Cimla to the southeast; Neath South to the south; and Neath East to the southwest.

In the 2012 local council elections, the electorate turnout was 34.69%. The results were:

Candidate Party Votes Status
Alan Lockyer Labour 709 Labour hold
Mark Protheroe Labour 628 Labour hold
Dai Howells Independent 341
Basil Ip Conservative 188

Coordinates: 51°39′41″N 3°48′26″W / 51.66146°N 3.80718°W / 51.66146; -3.80718