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IntroductionB17 9DY

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the B17 9DY postcode area in Birmingham.

We've got loads of statistics for B17 9DY, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsB17 9DY

What social class do the population of B17 9DY belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is B17 9DY in Birmingham, how professionally qualified are the community, and how many hours a week do they work? All this, and more information and demographic statistics about B17 9DY from the Census 2011.


  • 21%Children
  • 79%Adults

21% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 8% are aged 76 or more.


  • 75%Male
  • 25%Female

From the last census, 75% of people in B179DY male, and 25% female. Men outnumber women in Harborne.


  • 64%AB
  • 31%C2/C2
  • 6%DE

According to census records, 64% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 35%SINGLE
  • 48%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in B17 9DY is 35%. Single and 'other' people is 64%.


  • 88%WHITE
  • 13%NON-WHITE

88% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 90.4%WORKING

2% are either unemployed or students in this area. The UK unemployment rate is 4%.

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People and Demographics

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People and Demographics


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in B17 9DY, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

B17 9DY Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around B17 9DY, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in B17 9DY

Constituency & Democracy Information


Find out the voting intentions, poll results, your local MP, 2015 election results and voting turnout for your local constituency.

B17 9DY Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around B17 9DY reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

B17 9DY Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area B179DY. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in B17 9DY

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the B17 9DY area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near B17 9DY

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to B17 9DY.

Travel around B17 9DY

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

Don't let traffic become a pain in the bumper. The latest road traffic incidents & traffic jams around this postcode.

Traffic near B17 9DY

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

Book a taxi and leave the car at home. Here's a list of taxi and mini cab companies operating in the B17 9DY area.

Taxis near B17 9DY

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near B17 9DY, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near B17 9DY

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near B17 9DY


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around B17 9DY.

What's on near B17 9DY

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near B17 9DY, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near B17 9DY

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area B17 9DY.

Hotels near B17 9DY

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near B17 9DY, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information B17 9DY

Local Amenities

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Banks near B17 9DY


Find the nearest bank or building society in B17 9DY. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near B17 9DY

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the B17 9DY postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near B17 9DY



The nearest schools in the B17 9DY area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near B17 9DY

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

Shop until you drop at a retail park or shopping centre near here. There's nothing quite like a bit of retail therapy.

Shopping Centres B17 9DY

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in B17 9DY


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near B17 9DY.

Emergencies in B17 9DY

Post Offices

Post Offices

Whether you want to send a letter, make a Post Office transaction or pop a letter in the local postbox, we've got you covered.

Post Offices in B17 9DY



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around B17 9DY. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in B17 9DY

Essential InformationB17 9DY

B179DY Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeB17 9DY
Postal TownBirmingham
Ward Name
CountyWest Midlands
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

B179DY Postal District

Compass Postal District

B17 9DY postcode is located in the postal town of Birmingham. Birmingham postal area may cover a large geographical region that may correspond to several postal districts, which may include many towns and/or villages. Use the map to determine the geographical location of the postcode B17 9DY.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Birmingham1.7 miles E
Edgbaston1.9 miles E
Quinton2.6 miles W
Sandwell2.6 miles N
Smethwick3.2 miles NW
Northfield3.2 miles S
Bournville3.6 miles SE
Oldbury3.6 miles NW
Frankley3.7 miles SW
Halesowen4 miles W
West Bromwich4.2 miles NW
Kings Norton4.4 miles S
Longbridge4.5 miles S
Sleightholme4.7 miles W
Bordesley4.7 miles E
London103 miles E
Glasgow249 miles NW
Edinburgh246 miles N
Cardiff85 miles SW
Liverpool79 miles NW
Southampton111 miles S
Saint Ives113 miles S

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