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IntroductionB8 2SE

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

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

DemographicsB8 2SE

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


  • 30%Children
  • 71%Adults

30% of people in this postcode area are children. Of the remainder, 6% are aged 76 or more.


  • 50%Male
  • 50%Female

From the last census, 50% of people in B82SE male, and 50% female. Women outnumber men in Hodge Hill.


  • 7%AB
  • 49%C2/C2
  • 44%DE

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


  • 37%SINGLE
  • 40%MARRIED

The percentage of people who are married in B8 2SE is 37%. Single and 'other' people is 63%.


  • 62%WHITE
  • 39%NON-WHITE

62% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%


  • 80.1%WORKING

9.3% 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 2SE, including ethnicity, religious beliefs, age breakdown and social grades.

B8 2SE Demographics

Crime Rates and Statistics

Crime Rates

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

Crime stats in B8 2SE

Constituency & Democracy Information


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

B8 2SE Constituency

Local Issues & Problems

Local Issues

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

B8 2SE Issues

Sunrise and Sunset Times


Sunrise (dawn) and sunset (dusk) times for today as well as for the next month for the postcode area B82SE. Wakey wakey, rise and shine!

Sunrise/sunset in B8 2SE

Local Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

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

Job vacancies near B8 2SE

Travel & Transport

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

Travel around B8 2SE

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 2SE

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 2SE area.

Taxis near B8 2SE

Car Parks

Car Parks

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

Car Parks near B8 2SE

Leisure & Outdoor Facilities

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Events near B8 2SE


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

What's on near B8 2SE

Local Attractions


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

Attractions near B8 2SE

Hotels and Bed & Breakfast


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

Hotels near B8 2SE

Tourist Information

Tourist Information

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

Tourist Information B8 2SE

Local Amenities

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Banks near B8 2SE


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

Banks near B8 2SE

Cash Machines (ATMs)

Cash Machines

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

Cach Machines near B8 2SE



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

Schools near B8 2SE

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 2SE

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 2SE


Emergency Facilities

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

Emergencies in B8 2SE

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 2SE



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

Post Offices in B8 2SE

Essential InformationB8 2SE

B82SE Postcode Breakdown

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

B82SE Postal District

Compass Postal District

B8 2SE 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 2SE.

Nearest Towns & Cities
Tyburn1 miles NE
Bordesley1.7 miles SW
Stechford1.9 miles SE
Castle Bromwich1.9 miles E
Witton2.5 miles W
Hay Mills2.6 miles S
Minworth3.3 miles E
Tyseley3.7 miles S
Holly Lane3.9 miles NW
Water Orton4 miles E
Sutton Coldfield4.4 miles N
Birmingham4.5 miles SW
Sheldon4.6 miles SE
Wishaw5.1 miles NE
Edgbaston5.3 miles SW
London101 miles SE
Glasgow248 miles NW
Edinburgh244 miles N
Cardiff91 miles SW
Liverpool79 miles NW
Southampton112 miles S
Saint Ives115 miles S

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