Area Information for Knightstone Avenue, Birmingham, B18 6PR
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Knightstone Avenue, Birmingham, B18 6PR is based on the last census performed in the UK in 2011. They are performed once every 10 years. Please note: census information may include figures for adjacent streets and postcodes. The figures are therefore representative of the local area, not a specific street address or row of houses. The census collection is designed so that each group of postcodes should contain at least 100 people (50 in Scotland). This is done to preserve the anonymity of the people in that area, as some postcodes cover a very small area, sometimes a single building. You can see the area covered by the census statistics by clicking "Show Census Area Covered" below the map above.
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We have found 11 property sales in Knightstone Avenue since the beginning of 1995.
Our data comes directly from the Land Registry, and is updated monthly. It does not include commercial sales, or sales of land without property.
Housing Types Embed This
The area containing Knightstone Avenue, Birmingham consists predominantly of terraced housing, which is common in suburban and inner-city areas. Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets - see the Summary tab for an explanation and map of the area that these figures cover.
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Knightstone Avenue, Birmingham contains a higher than average level of social housing - 58% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||24|
|Rented: From Council||38|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||50|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||13|
Housing Occupancy Embed This Back to Top
This data lists the total number of residents normally resident within each household. The figures do not record under- or over-occupancy.
Social Grade Embed This
Social Grade approximations are derived from an algorithm created by the Market Research Society. The figures shown are per-household rather than individual - more specifically, the job title and employer of the "household reference person" is used, analogous to what traditionally was called the head of the household. Only household reference persons between the ages of 16-64 are included.
|AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions||4|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||41|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||25|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||61|
Gender Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. This part of the Soho & Jewellery Quarter ward however contains significantly more women than average (57%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are large establishments such as boarding schools and convents, and areas with older populations.
Females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas. In general, as people age they move away from city centre addresses to suburbs, smaller towns and rural locations, so these areas often show a greater number of females, with inner city areas showing the opposite trend.
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
The area around B18 6PR has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 28% of the resident population). This is commonly seen in suburban neighbourhoods, and sometiems in areas of high social housing.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The postcode B18 6PR does not show a significant deviation from the average figures for the UK. In the UK as a whole, the average figures are approximately as follows for relationship statuses: 34% single, 47% married, 3% separated, 9% divorced, 7% widowed, and 0.2% same sex.
Figures for relationship status do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education.
Health Embed This Back to Top
Health in the UK is strongly tied to age as you would expect, but the affluence of a neighbourhood also has strong influence, with deprived areas often showing poorer standards of health.
Overall, the UK considers itself to be healthy - 81.1% of residents rated their health as Very Good or Good. The full breakdown is as follows for the United Kingdom: 47.1% Very Good, 34% Good, 13.3% Fair, 4.3% Bad and 1.3% Very Bad.
Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top
At the time of the 2011 census, across the UK 22.9% of residents had no qualification, 13.2% had 1-4 GCSEs, 15.2% had 5+ GCSEs and 1-2 A/AS-Levels, 12.3% had 2+ A-Levels, 27.1% had a degree (or similar), and 3.6% had an apprenticeship.
The qualification levels are based on current qualification names. The former Ordinary Levels (O-Levels) and CSEs will be included in the GCSE figures. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||42|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||36|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||51|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||38|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||105|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Knightstone Avenue, Birmingham can be considered more ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being 26% so.
As a country with a diverse population, the UK is home to other sizable ethnic groups, with mixed ethnicity (2.1%), Indian (2.4%) and Pakistani (1.9%) being the largest groups reported.
There is considerable division of ethnicities within the UK, with ethnically diverse addresses uncommon outside of urban areas.
Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top
At the time of the 2011 census, approximately 83.5% of the resident population of England were born in England. The other groups were 1% Welsh, 1.35% Scottish, 0.4% Northern Irish, 0.75% from the Republic of Ireland, 3.75% from other European Union countries, and 9.4% from outside of Europe, with the remainder not stated.
|Country of Birth|
|Republic of Ireland||7|
Passport(s) Held Embed This Back to Top
Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to B18 6PR
|Republic of Ireland||3|
|Europe (including European Union)||17|
|Middle East or Asia||7|
|North America or Caribbean||19|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||0|
Religion Embed This Back to Top
England and Wales are primarily Christian countries, with 59.3% of residents Christian. However, a sizeable portion of the population (25.1%) claim to have no religion. Some 4.8% identify themselves as Muslim, 1.5% Hindu, 0.4% Buddhist, 0.5% Jewish, 0.8% Sikh, and 0.4% as other religions, while the remaining 7.2% did not state their religious views.
Economic Activity Embed This
This address within the Soho & Jewellery Quarter ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in part-time employment - 18% of the resident population. On average, around 13.7% of census respondents were in part-time employment. There was a large disparity between employment types of male and female residents - almost four times as many women were part-time employees when compared to men.
Figures for economic activity do not include those aged under 16, or those family members aged 16-18 who are in full-time education. This data is therefore based on 42.4 million of the United Kingdom's 57.8 million residents. The data was correct as of the 2011 census, which was a period of depressed economic activity.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||52|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||49|
|Looking After Home or Family||23|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||27|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||8|
|Accommodation and Food||13|
|Information and Communication||3|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||3|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||6|
|Public Administration and Defence||5|
|HealthInc. Social Work||33|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||12|
Knightstone Avenue, Birmingham, B18 6PR is within the Winson Green policing neighbourhood, under the West Midlands Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In October 2019, 146 crimes were reported within half a mile of B18 6PR.
|Crime:||Click here to view 146 crimes committed near Knightstone Avenue|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to B18 6PR. All distances are straightline distances, please consult the map of the facility to check the exact location. You can also view these details on our interactive services map for B18 6PR.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Knightstone Avenue, Birmingham, B18 6PR. The nearest railway station is Jewellery Quarter, approximately 540 yards away.
|Jewellery Quarter||540 yards|
|Birmingham Snow Hill||1 mile|
|Birmingham New Street||1.2 miles|
|Five Ways||1.3 miles|
|Birmingham Moor Street||1.4 miles|
|Perry Barr||2 miles|
|The Hawthorns||2.1 miles|
|Smethwick Rolfe Street||2.2 miles|
|Witton (West Midlands)||2.2 miles|
|Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level||2.7 miles|
|Smethwick Galton Bridge||2.7 miles|
|Adderley Park||2.8 miles|
|Hamstead (Birmingham)||2.9 miles|
|Small Heath||3.1 miles|
|Selly Oak||3.4 miles|
|Gravelly Hill||3.4 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Knightstone Avenue, Birmingham, B18 6PR. The nearest is Brookfields Primary School, approximately 160 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Brookfields Primary School||160 yards|
|St Edmund's Catholic Primary School||380 yards|
|St Patrick's Catholic Primary School||0.5 miles|
|Nelson Junior and Infant School||0.6 miles|
|St Francis Catholic Primary School||0.6 miles|
|Barford Primary School||0.7 miles|
|St George's Church of England Academy, Newtown||0.7 miles|
|Benson Community School||0.7 miles|
|St Michael's CofE Primary Academy, Handsworth||0.8 miles|
|Nishkam Primary School Birmingham||0.8 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Knightstone Avenue, Birmingham, B18 6PR. The nearest is Jewellery Quarter Academy, approximately 750 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Jewellery Quarter Academy||750 yards||
|Central Academy||0.7 miles||
|Nishkam High School||0.7 miles||
|King Edward VI Handsworth School||0.9 miles||
|Holte School||1.1 miles||
|King Edward VI Handsworth Grammar School for Boys||1.2 miles||
|St Paul's School for Girls||1.3 miles||
|City Academy Birmingham||1.3 miles||
|Aston Manor Academy||1.3 miles||
|Birmingham Ormiston Academy||1.4 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Knightstone Avenue, Birmingham, B18 6PR. The nearest is Hockley Medical Practice, approximately 630 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Hockley Medical Practice||630 yards|
|Broadway Health Centre||half a mile|
|Five Ways Health Centre||half a mile|
|Cavendish Medical Practice||0.7 miles|
|Heath Street Health Centre||0.7 miles|
|Summerfield Group Practice||0.7 miles|
|Summerfield Pcc - Dr Kulshrestha||0.7 miles|
|Summerfield Urgent Care Centre||0.7 miles|
|Enki Medical Practice||0.8 miles|
|Newtown Health Centre||0.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Knightstone Avenue, Birmingham, B18 6PR. The nearest is Broadway Dental Suite, approximately half a mile away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Broadway Dental Suite||half a mile|
|Farm Street Dental Practice||0.6 miles|
|Synergy Dental Practice||0.7 miles|
|Newtown Dental Practice||0.9 miles|
|Soho Road Dental Practice||0.9 miles|
|Bhandal Dental Practice - Monument Road||1 mile|
|City Dental Practice||1 mile|
|Lozells Road Dental Practice||1 mile|
|BCHC - Paediatrics||1.1 miles|
|BCHC - Special Care||1.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Knightstone Avenue, Birmingham, B18 6PR. The nearest is Ashcroft, approximately 810 yards away.
|Mary Seacole House||810 yards|
|City Hospital||0.5 miles|
|Birmingham Children's Hospital||1.2 miles|
|Birmingham Children's Hospital||1.2 miles|
|Optegra Eye Hospital Birmingham||1.3 miles|
|The Westbourne Centre||1.6 miles|
|Woodbourne Priory Hospital||1.9 miles|
|Beverley House||2 miles|
|BMI The Edgbaston Hospital||2.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Knightstone Avenue, Birmingham, B18 6PR. The nearest is Visioncare at Home North West Limited, approximately 640 yards away.
* Distances are measured in a straight line from the given postcode. Please consult the facility's map page or your preferred route finding/GPS app for driving directions.
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Broadband in B18 6PR
This postcode has support for Ultrafast broadband at one or more premises. Ultrafast broadband is the latest high-speed standard, generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 300Mbps or more - more than enough for even the most demanding household gaming, video calling, video and internet browsing needs. Note that occasionally some properties in a postcode may still not be eligible due to conditions on the ground, or the building structure. If you wish to enquire about a specific property in this postcode, contact the major suppliers, for instance Virgin Media, BT Broadband and Plusnet. For more information on Superfast Broadband, see the OpenReach website.
Broadband data is based on information provided by the major fixed internet service providers in the UK, including Virgin Media and BT. It does not include providers of satellite internet. Data at this postcode has been sourced from 31 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||58.3Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||200Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||5.5Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||20Mbps|
|Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available||Yes|
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