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50POPULATION
24.2%UNEMPLOYED
55%MARRIED
£0AVERAGE WAGE
HI CRIME RATE
6%'AB' SOCIAL CLASS
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Use the postcode street map opposite - and the information below - to discover useful information for the B8 2BQ postcode area in Birmingham.

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

DemographicsB8 2BQ

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


AVERAGE AGES

  • 34%Children
  • 67%Adults

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

GENDER SPLIT

  • 46%Male
  • 54%Female

From the last census, 46% of people in B82BQ male, and 54% female. Women outnumber men in Hodge Hill.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 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%.

MARITAL STATUS

  • 32%SINGLE
  • 55%MARRIED

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

ETHNICITY

  • 21%WHITE
  • 81%NON-WHITE

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

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 64.5%WORKING
  • 24.2%UNEMPLOYED

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

Demographics

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

B8 2BQ Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in B8 2BQ

Constituency & Democracy Information

Constituency

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B8 2BQ Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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B8 2BQ 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 B82BQ. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in B8 2BQ

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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Job vacancies near B8 2BQ

Travel & Transport

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Travel

Travel

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Travel around B8 2BQ

Traffic and Travel Reports

Traffic Reports

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Traffic near B8 2BQ

Taxis and Minicabs

Taxi Firms

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Taxis near B8 2BQ

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near B8 2BQ

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near B8 2BQ

Events

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What's on near B8 2BQ

Local Attractions

Attractions

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Attractions near B8 2BQ

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast

Hotels

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

Hotels near B8 2BQ

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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Tourist Information B8 2BQ

Local Amenities

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Banks near B8 2BQ

Banks

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Banks near B8 2BQ

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near B8 2BQ

Schools

Schools

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

Schools near B8 2BQ

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres B8 2BQ

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in B8 2BQ

Emergencies

Emergency Facilities

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Emergencies in B8 2BQ

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in B8 2BQ

Libraries

Libraries

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

Libraries in B8 2BQ


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B82BQ Postcode Breakdown

BAREA8DISTRICT2SECTORBQUNIT
Full PostcodeB8 2BQ
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

B82BQ Postal District

Compass Postal District

B8 2BQ 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 2BQ.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Bordesley1.2 miles SW
Stechford1.6 miles E
Tyburn1.6 miles NE
Castle Bromwich2 miles E
Hay Mills2.1 miles SE
Witton2.6 miles NW
Tyseley3.2 miles S
Minworth3.7 miles NE
Water Orton4.1 miles E
Birmingham4.1 miles W
Sheldon4.2 miles SE
Holly Lane4.4 miles NW
Edgbaston4.8 miles SW
Sutton Coldfield4.9 miles N
Coleshill5.5 miles E
London101 miles SE
Glasgow249 miles NW
Edinburgh245 miles N
Cardiff91 miles SW
Liverpool80 miles NW
Southampton112 miles S
Saint Ives115 miles S

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