The B65 postcode area is located in the Birmingham postcode town region, within the county of West Midlands, and contains a total of 636 individual postcodes.
There are 14 electoral wards in the B65 postcode area, including Alcester, Birmingham, Bromsgrove, Cradley Heath, Halesowen, Henley-In-Arden, Oldbury, Redditch, Rowley Regis, Smethwick, Solihull, Studley, Sutton Coldfield, Tamworth, West Bromwich, which come under the local authority of the Sandwell Council.
Combining the whole postcode region, 11% of people in B65 are classed as having an AB social grade, (i.e. 'white-collar' middle-upper class), compared to 27% across the UK.
This does not mean that the people of B65 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.
14% of people in B65 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.
According to census records, 11% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.
84% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.
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B65 is located in the county of West Midlands, in England.
West Midlands has a total population of 2,864,900, making it the 2nd largest county in the UK.
West Midlands has a total area of 348 square miles, and a population density of 3177 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.
B65 Electoral Wards
The postal region of B65, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:
|MSOA Name||Sandwell 033|
|LSOA Name||Sandwell 033C|
|Area Classification||Urban with Major Conurbation|
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