Area Information for Cassowary Road, Birmingham, B20 1NE
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Cassowary Road, Birmingham, B20 1NE 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 9 property sales in Cassowary Road 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
This area contains a mixture of housing types, as detailed below. No single type of dwelling accounts for more than 50% of the dwellings. 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 Cassowary Road, Birmingham contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 50% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.
|Owned with Mortgage||18|
|Rented: From Council||4|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||4|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||36|
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||11|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||28|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||13|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||16|
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 Handsworth Wood ward however contains significantly more women than average (60%). 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
Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. This section of the Handsworth Wood ward has a very large concentration of residents that are aged 18-30. This is most commonly seen in inner city areas that have good entertainment facilities (bars, clubs, theatres etc.) that appeal to this younger demographic.
This type of distribution is also common in the vicinity of higher education facilities, in particular universities.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
In the immediate vicinity of B20 1NE there is a large concentration of residents that are single - 67% of the resident population. On average, around 35% of census respondents were single. Areas with large single populations are often in built-up areas, with good entertainment facilities. It is also common to see a younger population in these areas.
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, and Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||98|
|2+ A Levels||167|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||56|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Cassowary Road, 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 57% 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||1|
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 B20 1NE
|Republic of Ireland||3|
|Europe (including European Union)||26|
|Middle East or Asia||21|
|North America or Caribbean||12|
|Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands)||1|
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 Handsworth Wood ward showed a higher than average concentration of student residents - 64% of the resident population. On average, around 9.2% of census respondents were students. Male residents were slightly less likely than women to be students. The figures for students include both working and full-time studying students.
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)||20|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||253|
|Looking After Home or Family||5|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||1|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||4|
|Accommodation and Food||9|
|Information and Communication||1|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||5|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||2|
|Public Administration and Defence||87|
|HealthInc. Social Work||24|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||5|
Cassowary Road, Birmingham, B20 1NE is within the Handsworth Wood policing neighbourhood, under the West Midlands Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In April 2018, 113 crimes were reported within half a mile of B20 1NE.
|Crime:||Click here to view 113 crimes committed near Cassowary Road|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to B20 1NE. 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 B20 1NE.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Cassowary Road, Birmingham, B20 1NE. The nearest railway station is Hamstead (Birmingham), approximately 0.9 miles away.
|Hamstead (Birmingham)||0.9 miles|
|Perry Barr||1.3 miles|
|The Hawthorns||1.6 miles|
|Witton (West Midlands)||2.1 miles|
|Jewellery Quarter||2.2 miles|
|Smethwick Rolfe Street||2.2 miles|
|Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level||2.3 miles|
|Smethwick Galton Bridge||2.3 miles|
|Birmingham Snow Hill||2.8 miles|
|Tame Bridge Parkway||3 miles|
|Birmingham New Street||3.1 miles|
|Birmingham Moor Street||3.2 miles|
|Sandwell & Dudley||3.3 miles|
|Five Ways||3.4 miles|
|Gravelly Hill||3.4 miles|
|Langley Green||3.4 miles|
|Bescot Stadium||3.9 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Cassowary Road, Birmingham, B20 1NE. The nearest is Grestone Academy, approximately 590 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Grestone Academy||590 yards|
|St Teresa's Catholic Primary School||820 yards|
|Rookery School||0.5 miles|
|Cherry Orchard Primary School||0.5 miles|
|St Augustine's Catholic Primary School||0.6 miles|
|Wilkes Green Infant School (NC)||0.6 miles|
|Wilkes Green Junior School||0.6 miles|
|St Marys C of E Primary and Nursery, Academy, Handsworth||0.8 miles|
|Grove School||0.9 miles|
|Dorrington Academy||0.9 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Cassowary Road, Birmingham, B20 1NE. The nearest is Handsworth Wood Girls' Academy, approximately 610 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Handsworth Wood Girls' Academy||610 yards||
|St John Wall Catholic School||0.8 miles||
|Hamstead Hall Academy||0.9 miles||
|King Edward VI Handsworth Grammar School for Boys||0.9 miles||
|Holyhead School||1 mile||
|King Edward VI Handsworth School||1.2 miles||
|Sandwell Academy||1.6 miles||
|Eden Boys' School, Birmingham||1.6 miles|
|Broadway Academy||1.6 miles||
|Holte School||1.8 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Cassowary Road, Birmingham, B20 1NE. The nearest is The Slieve Surgery, approximately 530 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|The Slieve Surgery||530 yards|
|Handsworth Wood Med.Ctr.||750 yards|
|Handsworth Medical Pract.||0.9 miles|
|Dr Sunil Bhalla||1 mile|
|Kirpal Medical Practice||1 mile|
|Soho Road Health Centre||1 mile|
|Soho Road Primary Care Centre||1 mile|
|Dr Uday Abhyankar||1 mile|
|Holyhead Primary Health Care Centre||1.1 miles|
|Crompton Road Surgery||1.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Cassowary Road, Birmingham, B20 1NE. The nearest is TANGRI P MR, approximately 510 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|TANGRI P MR||510 yards|
|Handsworth Dental Surgery||720 yards|
|Rookery Road Dental Practice||720 yards|
|Handsworth Wood Midlands Smile Centre||750 yards|
|Grove Lane Dental Surgery||0.8 miles|
|Sohal Dental Practice||1 mile|
|BCHC - Special Care||1 mile|
|Dental Surgery||1 mile|
|BCHC - Paediatrics||1.1 miles|
|Soho Road Dental Practice||1.1 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Cassowary Road, Birmingham, B20 1NE. The nearest is Ashcroft, approximately 1.7 miles away.
|Mary Seacole House||1.7 miles|
|City Hospital||2 miles|
|Hallam Street Hospital||2.3 miles|
|Sandwell District General Hospital||2.4 miles|
|Edward Street Hospital||2.7 miles|
|Heath Lane Hospital||2.8 miles|
|Optegra Eye Hospital Birmingham||2.8 miles|
|Birmingham Children's Hospital||2.8 miles|
|Beverley House||3.2 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Cassowary Road, Birmingham, B20 1NE. The nearest is Ward (Ophthalmic Opticians) Ltd, approximately 590 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 B20 1NE
This postcode has support for superfast broadband at one or more premises. Superfast broadband is generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 30Mbps plus - more than enough for gaming, video calling, watching video and internet browsing. 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 29 reported internet connections. This postcode does feature some residents who are using lines that support speeds of less than 2Mbps.
|Average Download Speed||20.3Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||80Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||4.7Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||20Mbps|
|Superfast Broadband Available||Yes|
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Thanks to a survey[link] performed for Broadband Genie, we can show you the best broadband suppliers in the United Kingdom as of December 2016. The most popular supplier was Plusnet, based on average scores for value, support, speed, reliability, customer service, security and whether the customer would recommend the supplier.