El Norte ("The North") may refer to:
- El Norte (film), 1983, directed by Gregory Nava
- El Norte (Monterrey), a Mexican daily newspaper, published in the state of Nuevo Léon
- El Norte, a gang in the television series Oz
- El Norte, an album by the Gotan Project
- El Norte (Region), an administrative district of the Spanish Empire created in 1776. Present-day northern Mexico and the Southwestern United States.