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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the B27 7BU postcode area in Birmingham.

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DemographicsB27 7BU

What social class do the population of B27 7BU belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is B27 7BU 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 B27 7BU from the Census 2011.


  • 28%Children
  • 72%Adults

28% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 3% are aged 76 or more.


  • 46.5%Male
  • 53.5%Female

From the last census, 46.5% of people in B277BU male, and 53.5% female. Women outnumber men in Acocks Green.


  • 9%AB
  • 46%C2/C2
  • 45%DE

According to census records, 9% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 46%SINGLE
  • 35%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in B27 7BU is 46%. Single and 'other' people is 54%.


  • 72%WHITE
  • 27%NON-WHITE

72% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 79.4%WORKING

12.2% 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 B27 7BU, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

B27 7BU Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around B27 7BU, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in B27 7BU

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

B27 7BU Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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B27 7BU Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area B277BU. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in B27 7BU

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near B27 7BU

Travel & Transport

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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near B27 7BU

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near B27 7BU

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near B27 7BU

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near B27 7BU


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What's on near B27 7BU

Local Attractions


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Attractions near B27 7BU

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area B27 7BU.

Hotels near B27 7BU

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information B27 7BU

Local Amenities

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Banks near B27 7BU


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Banks near B27 7BU

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the B27 7BU postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near B27 7BU



The nearest schools in the B27 7BU area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near B27 7BU

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres B27 7BU

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in B27 7BU


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near B27 7BU.

Emergencies in B27 7BU

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in B27 7BU



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around B27 7BU. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in B27 7BU

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Essential InformationB27 7BU

B277BU Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeB27 7BU
Postal TownBirmingham
Ward Name
CountyWest Midlands
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

B277BU Postal District

Compass Postal District

B27 7BU 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 B27 7BU.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Tyseley0.9 miles NW
Hay Mills1.9 miles N
Solihull2.2 miles SE
Sheldon2.4 miles E
Stechford3.2 miles N
Bordesley3.3 miles NW
Edgbaston4.1 miles W
Bournville4.3 miles W
Birmingham4.4 miles W
Bickenhill4.5 miles E
Castle Bromwich4.5 miles NE
Hampton In Arden5.3 miles E
Tyburn5.3 miles N
Knowle5.4 miles SE
Kings Norton5.5 miles W
London98 miles E
Glasgow253 miles NW
Edinburgh248 miles N
Cardiff88 miles SW
Liverpool83 miles NW
Southampton108 miles S
Saint Ives111 miles S

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Hines signs flexible workspace provider at Brindleyplace

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Federated Hermes and CPP Investments expand JV in Birmingham

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WMCA secures further 33m for brownfield programme

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Warehouse REIT hires JLL's Evie Williams to asset management team

Warehouse REIT's external investment adviser Tilstone Partners has hired Evie Williams as an asset manager.

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Investcorp acquires two industrial assets for 15.5m

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