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IntroductionB8 2BS

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

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

DemographicsB8 2BS

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


  • 37%Children
  • 64%Adults

37% 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 B82BS male, and 54% female. Women outnumber men in Hodge Hill.


  • 4%AB
  • 43%C2/C2
  • 54%DE

According to census records, 4% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.


  • 35%SINGLE
  • 46%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in B8 2BS is 35%. Single and 'other' people is 64%.


  • 38%WHITE
  • 62%NON-WHITE

38% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 67.9%WORKING

21.7% 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 2BS, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

B8 2BS Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in B8 2BS

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

B8 2BS Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

B8 2BS Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area B82BS. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in B8 2BS

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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

Job vacancies near B8 2BS

Travel & Transport

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Travel around B8 2BS

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 2BS

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 2BS area.

Taxis near B8 2BS

Car Parks

Car Parks

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Car Parks near B8 2BS

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near B8 2BS


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

What's on near B8 2BS

Local Attractions


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Attractions near B8 2BS

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near B8 2BS

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information B8 2BS

Local Amenities

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Banks near B8 2BS


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

Banks near B8 2BS

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near B8 2BS



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

Schools near B8 2BS

Shopping Centres

Shopping Centres

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Shopping Centres B8 2BS

Police Stations

Police Stations

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Police Stations in B8 2BS


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in B8 2BS

Post Offices

Post Offices

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Post Offices in B8 2BS



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

Libraries in B8 2BS

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Essential InformationB8 2BS

B82BS Postcode Breakdown

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

B82BS Postal District

Compass Postal District

B8 2BS 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 2BS.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Bordesley1.4 miles SW
Tyburn1.4 miles NE
Stechford1.7 miles E
Castle Bromwich2 miles E
Hay Mills2.3 miles SE
Witton2.6 miles W
Tyseley3.4 miles S
Minworth3.6 miles NE
Water Orton4.1 miles E
Holly Lane4.2 miles NW
Birmingham4.3 miles W
Sheldon4.3 miles SE
Sutton Coldfield4.7 miles N
Edgbaston5 miles SW
Wishaw5.4 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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Genr8 submits plans for 62,000 sq ft Stoke-on-Trent office

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REI seeks to buy other regional property firms

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Temporary mortuary being built at Birmingham Airport

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