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

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DemographicsB72 1YB

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


  • 15%Children
  • 85%Adults

15% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 13% are aged 76 or more.


  • 40.9%Male
  • 59.1%Female

From the last census, 40.9% of people in B721YB male, and 59.1% female. Women outnumber men in Sutton New Hall.


  • 42%AB
  • 51%C2/C2
  • 7%DE

According to census records, 42% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 25%SINGLE
  • 57%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in B72 1YB is 25%. Single and 'other' people is 75%.


  • 87%WHITE
  • 12%NON-WHITE

87% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 88.8%WORKING

5.8% 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 1YB, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

B72 1YB Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in B72 1YB

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

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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 B721YB. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in B72 1YB

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 1YB

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near B72 1YB

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near B72 1YB


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What's on near B72 1YB

Local Attractions


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Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

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Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Local Amenities

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Banks near B72 1YB


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Banks near B72 1YB

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near B72 1YB



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

Schools near B72 1YB

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in B72 1YB


Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in B72 1YB

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in B72 1YB



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

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B721YB Postcode Breakdown

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

B721YB Postal District

Compass Postal District

B72 1YB 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 1YB.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Tyburn1.4 miles S
Sutton Coldfield2 miles N
Minworth2.2 miles E
Holly Lane2.8 miles W
Castle Bromwich3 miles SE
Witton3 miles W
Four Oaks3.2 miles N
Wishaw3.7 miles E
Stechford3.8 miles S
Bordesley4 miles S
Streetly4.2 miles NW
Water Orton4.5 miles E
Middleton4.8 miles NE
Hay Mills4.9 miles S
Lea Marston5 miles E
London102 miles SE
Glasgow247 miles NW
Edinburgh242 miles N
Cardiff93 miles SW
Liverpool78 miles NW
Southampton115 miles S
Saint Ives118 miles S

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