114POPULATION
13.4%UNEMPLOYED
35%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
HI CRIME RATE
11%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
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What social class do the population of B27 7LJ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is B27 7LJ 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 7LJ from the Census 2011.


AVERAGE AGES

  • 29%Children
  • 71%Adults

29% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 5% are aged 76 or more.

GENDER SPLIT

  • 50.9%Male
  • 49.1%Female

From the last census, 50.9% of people in B277LJ male, and 49.1% female. Men outnumber women in Acocks Green.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 11%AB
  • 45%C2/C2
  • 44%DE

According to census records, 11% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 44%SINGLE
  • 35%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in B27 7LJ is 44%. Single and 'other' people is 57%.

ETHNICITY

  • 70%WHITE
  • 30%NON-WHITE

70% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 78.4%WORKING
  • 13.4%UNEMPLOYED

13.4% 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

Demographics

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Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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Constituency

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Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

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Cash Machines (ATMs)

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B277LJ Postcode Breakdown

BAREA27DISTRICT7SECTORLJUNIT
Full PostcodeB27 7LJ
Latitude/Longitude,
Postal TownBirmingham
Easting
Northing
Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
CountyWest Midlands
Region
CountryEngland
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

B277LJ Postal District

Compass Postal District

B27 7LJ 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 7LJ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Tyseley1.3 miles N
Solihull2.1 miles E
Hay Mills2.4 miles N
Sheldon2.8 miles E
Bordesley3.7 miles N
Stechford3.7 miles N
Bournville4 miles W
Edgbaston4 miles W
Birmingham4.5 miles NW
Bickenhill4.7 miles E
Castle Bromwich5 miles NE
Kings Norton5.1 miles W
Knowle5.2 miles E
Hampton In Arden5.4 miles E
Dorridge5.5 miles SE
London98 miles E
Glasgow253 miles NW
Edinburgh249 miles N
Cardiff87 miles SW
Liverpool83 miles NW
Southampton107 miles S
Saint Ives110 miles S

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Discrimination by Postcode

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The Impossible Challenge of Affordability

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