East Finchley is an area in the London Borough of Barnet, and situated 5.4 miles (8.7 km) north-west of Charing Cross.
Finchley Central was originally, and sometimes still referred to as Church End, the oldest recorded medieval village in the Finchley woodlands.
Friern Barnet is a suburban area within the London Borough of Barnet, 7.4 miles (11.9 km) north of Charing Cross.
Golders Green is centred approximately 6 miles (9 km) north west of Charing Cross on the intersection of Golders Green Road and Finchley Road.
Hampstead Garden Suburb is an elevated suburb of London, north of Hampstead, west of Highgate and east of Golders Green.
Hendon falls almost entirely within the NW4 postcode, while the West Hendon part falls in NW9.
Muswell Hill is a suburb of north London, in the London Borough of Haringey and the London Borough of Barnet.
North Finchley is centred on Tally Ho Corner, the junction of the roads to East Finchley, Church End, Friern Barnet and Whetstone.
Temple Fortune is a place in the London Borough of Barnet to the north of Golders Green. It is principally a shopping district used by residents of the Hampstead Garden Suburb.
Totteridge is a former village now a residential area in the London Borough of Barnet. It is a mixture of suburban development and open land situated north-west of Charing Cross.
Whetstone is a place in the London Borough of Barnet, bearing the postcode N20. It is to the east of Totteridge, and these areas are known together as Totteridge and Whetstone.