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IntroductionB8 2BB

Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the B8 2BB postcode area in Birmingham.

We've got loads of statistics for B8 2BB, including demographic data, local facilities, travel essentials, hotel accommodation, crime rates and much more.

DemographicsB8 2BB

What social class do the population of B8 2BB belong to? What are the predominant ethnic groups? How deprived is B8 2BB 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 B8 2BB from the Census 2011.


  • 34%Children
  • 67%Adults

34% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 4% are aged 76 or more.


  • 46%Male
  • 54%Female

From the last census, 46% of people in B82BB male, and 54% female. Women outnumber men in Hodge Hill.


  • 6%AB
  • 43%C2/C2
  • 50%DE

According to census records, 6% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 32%SINGLE
  • 55%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in B8 2BB is 32%. Single and 'other' people is 69%.


  • 21%WHITE
  • 81%NON-WHITE

21% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 64.5%WORKING

24.2% 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 B8 2BB, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

B8 2BB Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

Police crime stats - see how safe it is around B8 2BB, including burglaries, ASBOs, vehicle crime and violent crime. How does this area compare?

Crime stats in B8 2BB

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

B8 2BB Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

In conjunction with FixMyStreet, view problems around B8 2BB reported by local residents, including flytipping, graffiti, faulty street lighting etc.

B8 2BB Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area B82BB. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in B8 2BB

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

Looking for job vacancies in the B8 2BB area? Find out what positions are available in this area, as well as further afield in surrounding areas.

Job vacancies near B8 2BB

Travel & Transport

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Travelling to this postcode area? Find the nearest train station, railway, or nearest bus stop to B8 2BB.

Travel around B8 2BB

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 B8 2BB

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 B8 2BB area.

Taxis near B8 2BB

Car Parks

Car Parks

Locate the nearest car parks near B8 2BB, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Car Parks near B8 2BB

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near B8 2BB


From local gigs to heritage events, and car boot sales to shows at the local theatre, find out what's on around B8 2BB.

What's on near B8 2BB

Local Attractions


Enjoy a great family day out at a local attraction near B8 2BB, including theme parks, castles, historic castles & more.

Attractions near B8 2BB

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


Comfortable, quality bed & breakfast and hotel accommodation located within a 15 miles of the postcode area B8 2BB.

Hotels near B8 2BB

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

Locate the nearest car parks near B8 2BB, so you can leave your car safely while you pop to the shops.

Tourist Information B8 2BB

Local Amenities

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Banks near B8 2BB


Find the nearest bank or building society in B8 2BB. Map locations, email addresses & customer services phone numbers.

Banks near B8 2BB

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

Locations of the nearest cash withdrawal machines (ATMs) in the B8 2BB postcode area that dispense money.

Cach Machines near B8 2BB



The nearest schools in the B8 2BB area, including their latest Ofsted Results, pupil statistics and test results.

Schools near B8 2BB

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 B8 2BB

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 B8 2BB


Emergency Facilities

A handy list of emergency information in this area, including hospitals, doctors, chemists and emergency services near B8 2BB.

Emergencies in B8 2BB

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 B8 2BB



A useful list of lending libraries located in and around B8 2BB. May also lend CDs and DVDs, and other services available.

Libraries in B8 2BB

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B82BB Postcode Breakdown

Full PostcodeB8 2BB
Postal TownBirmingham
Ward Name
CountyWest Midlands
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

B82BB Postal District

Compass Postal District

B8 2BB 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 B8 2BB.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Bordesley1.1 miles SW
Stechford1.6 miles E
Tyburn1.6 miles NE
Hay Mills2.1 miles SE
Castle Bromwich2.1 miles E
Witton2.6 miles NW
Tyseley3.1 miles S
Minworth3.8 miles NE
Birmingham4 miles W
Sheldon4.2 miles SE
Water Orton4.2 miles E
Holly Lane4.3 miles NW
Edgbaston4.7 miles SW
Sutton Coldfield5 miles N
Coleshill5.6 miles E
London101 miles SE
Glasgow249 miles NW
Edinburgh245 miles N
Cardiff90 miles SW
Liverpool80 miles NW
Southampton112 miles S
Saint Ives115 miles S

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