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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the B70 0PS postcode area in Birmingham.

We've got loads of statistics for B70 0PS, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsB70 0PS

What social class do the population of B70 0PS belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is B70 0PS 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 B70 0PS from the Census 2011.


  • 23%Children
  • 79%Adults

23% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 4% are aged 76 or more.


  • 52.5%Male
  • 47.5%Female

From the last census, 52.5% of people in B700PS male, and 47.5% female. Men outnumber women in Wednesbury South.


  • 11%AB
  • 49%C2/C2
  • 41%DE

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


  • 31%SINGLE
  • 55%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in B70 0PS is 31%. Single and 'other' people is 70%.


  • 45%WHITE
  • 54%NON-WHITE

45% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 80.9%WORKING

10.4% 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


An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in B70 0PS, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

B70 0PS Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around B70 0PS, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in B70 0PS

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

B70 0PS Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around B70 0PS reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

B70 0PS Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area B700PS. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in B70 0PS

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the B70 0PS area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near B70 0PS

Travel & Transport

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Travel around B70 0PS

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near B70 0PS

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 B70 0PS area.

Taxis near B70 0PS

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near B70 0PS

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near B70 0PS


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around B70 0PS.

What's on near B70 0PS

Local Attractions


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Attractions near B70 0PS

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area B70 0PS.

Hotels near B70 0PS

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near B70 0PS, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information B70 0PS

Local Amenities

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Banks near B70 0PS


Find the nearest bank or building society in B70 0PS. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near B70 0PS

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the B70 0PS postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near B70 0PS



The nearest schools in the B70 0PS area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near B70 0PS

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 B70 0PS

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in B70 0PS


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near B70 0PS.

Emergencies in B70 0PS

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in B70 0PS



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around B70 0PS. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in B70 0PS

Essential InformationB70 0PS

B700PS Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeB70 0PS
Postal TownBirmingham
Ward Name
CountyWest Midlands
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

B700PS Postal District

Compass Postal District

B70 0PS 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 B70 0PS.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Wednesbury1.1 miles N
West Bromwich1.3 miles SE
Oldbury2.4 miles S
Smethwick2.4 miles S
Darlaston2.4 miles NW
Sandwell3 miles SE
Coseley3.2 miles W
Bilston3.2 miles NW
Tipton3.3 miles W
Dudley3.9 miles SW
Rowley4.2 miles SW
Rowley Regis4.2 miles SW
Sedgley4.5 miles W
Walsall4.6 miles N
London108 miles E
Glasgow244 miles NW
Edinburgh240 miles N
Cardiff88 miles SW
Liverpool73 miles NW
Southampton116 miles S
Saint Ives118 miles S

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