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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the B68 9JX postcode area in Birmingham.

We've got loads of statistics for B68 9JX, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsB68 9JX

What social class do the population of B68 9JX belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is B68 9JX 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 B68 9JX from the Census 2011.


  • 21%Children
  • 80%Adults

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


  • 25%Male
  • 75%Female

From the last census, 25% of people in B689JX male, and 75% female. Women outnumber men in Old Warley.


  • 29%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 20%DE

According to census records, 29% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 30%SINGLE
  • 55%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in B68 9JX is 30%. Single and 'other' people is 70%.


  • 69%WHITE
  • 33%NON-WHITE

69% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 87.9%WORKING

5% 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 B68 9JX, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

B68 9JX Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around B68 9JX, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in B68 9JX

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

B68 9JX Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around B68 9JX reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

B68 9JX Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area B689JX. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in B68 9JX

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the B68 9JX area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near B68 9JX

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to B68 9JX.

Travel around B68 9JX

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 B68 9JX

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 B68 9JX area.

Taxis near B68 9JX

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near B68 9JX, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near B68 9JX

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near B68 9JX


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around B68 9JX.

What's on near B68 9JX

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near B68 9JX, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near B68 9JX

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area B68 9JX.

Hotels near B68 9JX

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near B68 9JX, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information B68 9JX

Local Amenities

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Banks near B68 9JX


Find the nearest bank or building society in B68 9JX. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near B68 9JX

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the B68 9JX postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near B68 9JX



The nearest schools in the B68 9JX area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near B68 9JX

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 B68 9JX

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in B68 9JX


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near B68 9JX.

Emergencies in B68 9JX

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 B68 9JX



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around B68 9JX. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in B68 9JX

Essential InformationB68 9JX

B689JX Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeB68 9JX
Postal TownBirmingham
Ward Name
CountyWest Midlands
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

B689JX Postal District

Compass Postal District

B68 9JX 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 B68 9JX.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Quinton1.1 miles W
Smethwick2.1 miles N
Sandwell2.3 miles NE
Oldbury2.3 miles NW
Halesowen2.9 miles W
Birmingham3.1 miles E
West Bromwich3.2 miles N
Sleightholme3.2 miles W
Rowley3.3 miles W
Rowley Regis3.3 miles W
Edgbaston3.4 miles E
Frankley3.7 miles S
Northfield3.9 miles SE
Netherton4 miles W
Cradley4.2 miles W
London105 miles E
Glasgow248 miles NW
Edinburgh245 miles N
Cardiff85 miles SW
Liverpool77 miles NW
Southampton112 miles SE
Saint Ives113 miles S

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