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IntroductionB71 2AQ

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the B71 2AQ postcode area in Birmingham.

We've got loads of statistics for B71 2AQ, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsB71 2AQ

What social class do the population of B71 2AQ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is B71 2AQ 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 B71 2AQ from the Census 2011.


  • 23%Children
  • 76%Adults

23% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 7% are aged 76 or more.


  • 52.3%Male
  • 47.7%Female

From the last census, 52.3% of people in B712AQ male, and 47.7% female. Men outnumber women in Wednesbury South.


  • 10%AB
  • 59%C2/C2
  • 30%DE

According to census records, 10% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 33%SINGLE
  • 51%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in B71 2AQ is 33%. Single and 'other' people is 67%.


  • 83%WHITE
  • 17%NON-WHITE

83% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 88.3%WORKING

6.7% 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 B71 2AQ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

B71 2AQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around B71 2AQ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in B71 2AQ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

B71 2AQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around B71 2AQ reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

B71 2AQ Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area B712AQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in B71 2AQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the B71 2AQ area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near B71 2AQ

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to B71 2AQ.

Travel around B71 2AQ

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 B71 2AQ

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 B71 2AQ area.

Taxis near B71 2AQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near B71 2AQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near B71 2AQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near B71 2AQ


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around B71 2AQ.

What's on near B71 2AQ

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near B71 2AQ, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near B71 2AQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area B71 2AQ.

Hotels near B71 2AQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near B71 2AQ, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information B71 2AQ

Local Amenities

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Banks near B71 2AQ


Find the nearest bank or building society in B71 2AQ. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near B71 2AQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the B71 2AQ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near B71 2AQ



The nearest schools in the B71 2AQ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near B71 2AQ

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 B71 2AQ

Police Stations

Police Stations

Report a crime or make an enquiry at your local police station or constabulary in your area. Phone 101 in a non-emergency.

Police Stations in B71 2AQ


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near B71 2AQ.

Emergencies in B71 2AQ

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 B71 2AQ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around B71 2AQ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Post Offices in B71 2AQ

Essential InformationB71 2AQ

B712AQ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeB71 2AQ
Postal TownBirmingham
Ward Name
CountyWest Midlands
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

B712AQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

B71 2AQ 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 B71 2AQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Wednesbury0.8 miles NW
West Bromwich1.7 miles S
Darlaston2.1 miles NW
Smethwick2.8 miles S
Oldbury2.9 miles S
Bilston3.1 miles NW
Coseley3.3 miles W
Sandwell3.3 miles SE
Tipton3.6 miles W
Walsall4.1 miles N
Willenhall4.2 miles N
Dudley4.3 miles SW
Sedgley4.7 miles W
Rowley Regis4.7 miles SW
London109 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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