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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the B72 1AJ postcode area in Birmingham.

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DemographicsB72 1AJ

What social class do the population of B72 1AJ belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is B72 1AJ 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 B72 1AJ from the Census 2011.


  • 17%Children
  • 83%Adults

17% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 8% are aged 76 or more.


  • 35.3%Male
  • 64.7%Female

From the last census, 35.3% of people in B721AJ male, and 64.7% female. Women outnumber men in Sutton New Hall.


  • 45%AB
  • 46%C2/C2
  • 9%DE

According to census records, 45% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 23%SINGLE
  • 66%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in B72 1AJ is 23%. Single and 'other' people is 78%.


  • 86%WHITE
  • 17%NON-WHITE

86% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 90.9%WORKING

2.5% 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 B72 1AJ, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

B72 1AJ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around B72 1AJ, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in B72 1AJ

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

B72 1AJ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area B721AJ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in B72 1AJ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Travel & Transport

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Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near B72 1AJ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near B72 1AJ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near B72 1AJ


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What's on near B72 1AJ

Local Attractions


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Attractions near B72 1AJ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area B72 1AJ.

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Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Local Amenities

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Banks near B72 1AJ


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Banks near B72 1AJ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the B72 1AJ postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near B72 1AJ



The nearest schools in the B72 1AJ area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near B72 1AJ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in B72 1AJ

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in B72 1AJ



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around B72 1AJ. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

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B721AJ Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeB72 1AJ
Postal TownBirmingham
Ward Name
CountyWest Midlands
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

B721AJ Postal District

Compass Postal District

B72 1AJ 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 B72 1AJ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Tyburn1.2 miles S
Sutton Coldfield2.3 miles N
Minworth2.4 miles E
Holly Lane2.8 miles W
Witton2.8 miles W
Castle Bromwich2.9 miles SE
Four Oaks3.4 miles N
Stechford3.6 miles SE
Bordesley3.7 miles S
Wishaw3.9 miles E
Streetly4.2 miles NW
Water Orton4.4 miles E
Hay Mills4.7 miles S
Middleton5.1 miles NE
Lea Marston5.2 miles E
London102 miles SE
Glasgow247 miles NW
Edinburgh242 miles N
Cardiff93 miles SW
Liverpool78 miles NW
Southampton114 miles S
Saint Ives118 miles S

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Lockdown 3 changes to services and public facilities

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Local butcher delivers some festive cheer

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Heineken Champions Cup and European Challenge Cup suspended temporarily

European rugby organisers confirm that the Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cups are temporarily suspended.

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