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IntroductionB21 8EA

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the B21 8EA postcode area in Birmingham.

We've got loads of statistics for B21 8EA, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsB21 8EA

What social class do the population of B21 8EA belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is B21 8EA 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 B21 8EA from the Census 2011.


  • 29%Children
  • 71%Adults

29% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 4% are aged 76 or more.


  • 49.5%Male
  • 50.5%Female

From the last census, 49.5% of people in B218EA male, and 50.5% female. Women outnumber men in Handsworth Wood.


  • 10%AB
  • 41%C2/C2
  • 49%DE

According to census records, 10% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 37%SINGLE
  • 44%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in B21 8EA is 37%. Single and 'other' people is 63%.


  • 28%WHITE
  • 74%NON-WHITE

28% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 71.2%WORKING

18.6% 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 B21 8EA, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

B21 8EA Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around B21 8EA, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in B21 8EA

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

B21 8EA Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around B21 8EA reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

B21 8EA Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area B218EA. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in B21 8EA

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the B21 8EA area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near B21 8EA

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to B21 8EA.

Travel around B21 8EA

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 B21 8EA

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 B21 8EA area.

Taxis near B21 8EA

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near B21 8EA, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near B21 8EA

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near B21 8EA


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around B21 8EA.

What's on near B21 8EA

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near B21 8EA, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near B21 8EA

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area B21 8EA.

Hotels near B21 8EA

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near B21 8EA, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information B21 8EA

Local Amenities

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Banks near B21 8EA


Find the nearest bank or building society in B21 8EA. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near B21 8EA

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the B21 8EA postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near B21 8EA



The nearest schools in the B21 8EA area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near B21 8EA

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 B21 8EA

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 B21 8EA


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near B21 8EA.

Emergencies in B21 8EA

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 B21 8EA



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around B21 8EA. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in B21 8EA

Essential InformationB21 8EA

B218EA Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeB21 8EA
Postal TownBirmingham
Ward Name
CountyWest Midlands
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

B218EA Postal District

Compass Postal District

B21 8EA 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 B21 8EA.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Sandwell1.4 miles SW
West Bromwich2.4 miles W
Witton2.5 miles E
Smethwick2.6 miles W
Oldbury3.2 miles W
Birmingham3.5 miles SE
Holly Lane3.5 miles NE
Wednesbury4 miles NW
Bordesley4.5 miles E
Quinton4.5 miles SW
Edgbaston4.6 miles SE
Darlaston5.2 miles NW
Tyburn5.3 miles E
Streetly5.4 miles NE
Rowley5.6 miles W
London105 miles E
Glasgow246 miles NW
Edinburgh242 miles N
Cardiff89 miles SW
Liverpool76 miles NW
Southampton114 miles S
Saint Ives116 miles S

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