ZoomLocal Neighbourhood ReportNEIGHBOURHOOD REPORT
50POPULATION
23.2%UNEMPLOYED
45%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
HI CRIME RATE
7%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
B8 2BLLocal Map
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IntroductionB8 2BL

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

DemographicsB8 2BL

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


AVERAGE AGES

  • 35%Children
  • 63%Adults

35% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 3% are aged 76 or more.

GENDER SPLIT

  • 46%Male
  • 54%Female

From the last census, 46% of people in B82BL male, and 54% female. Women outnumber men in Hodge Hill.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 7%AB
  • 40%C2/C2
  • 53%DE

According to census records, 7% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 38%SINGLE
  • 45%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in B8 2BL is 38%. Single and 'other' people is 62%.

ETHNICITY

  • 33%WHITE
  • 68%NON-WHITE

33% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 67.7%WORKING
  • 23.2%UNEMPLOYED

23.2% 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

Demographics

An in-depth look at the demographic data of the people who live in B8 2BL, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

B8 2BL Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in B8 2BL

Constituency & Democracy Information

Constituency

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B8 2BL Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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B8 2BL Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area B82BL. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in B8 2BL

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near B8 2BL

Travel & Transport

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Travel

Travel

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Travel around B8 2BL

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near B8 2BL

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near B8 2BL

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near B8 2BL

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near B8 2BL

Events

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What's on near B8 2BL

Local Attractions

Attractions

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Attractions near B8 2BL

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

Hotels

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

Hotels near B8 2BL

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information B8 2BL

Local Amenities

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Banks near B8 2BL

Banks

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Banks near B8 2BL

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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Cach Machines near B8 2BL

Schools

Schools

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Schools near B8 2BL

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in B8 2BL

Emergencies

Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in B8 2BL

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in B8 2BL

Libraries

Libraries

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Libraries in B8 2BL

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B82BL Postcode Breakdown

BAREA8DISTRICT2SECTORBLUNIT
Full PostcodeB8 2BL
Latitude/Longitude,
Postal TownBirmingham
Easting
Northing
Ward Name
MSOA Name
LSOA Name
CountyWest Midlands
Region
CountryEngland
Local Authority
Local Authority Code
Area ClassificationUrban with Major Conurbation

B82BL Postal District

Compass Postal District

B8 2BL 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 2BL.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Bordesley1.3 miles SW
Tyburn1.5 miles NE
Stechford1.6 miles E
Castle Bromwich2 miles E
Hay Mills2.2 miles SE
Witton2.6 miles NW
Tyseley3.3 miles S
Minworth3.7 miles NE
Water Orton4.1 miles E
Birmingham4.2 miles W
Sheldon4.2 miles SE
Holly Lane4.3 miles NW
Sutton Coldfield4.8 miles N
Edgbaston4.9 miles SW
Wishaw5.5 miles NE
London101 miles SE
Glasgow249 miles NW
Edinburgh244 miles N
Cardiff91 miles SW
Liverpool80 miles NW
Southampton112 miles S
Saint Ives115 miles S

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