Area Information for Brecon Road, Birmingham, B20 3RW
For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for B20 3RW.
Our information is available for almost all UK postcodes. Why not take a look at some of these other postcodes in the immediate vicinity of Brecon Road, Birmingham, B20 3RW:
|North Drive, Handsworth, Birmingham, B20 3SX|
|St Peters Road, Handsworth, Birmingham, B20 3RP|
|Gibson Road, Birmingham, B20 3UD|
|Brecon Road, Birmingham, B20 3RN|
|North Drive, Handsworth, Birmingham, B20 3SZ|
Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about B20 as a whole.
About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Brecon Road, Birmingham, B20 3RW 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.
Using this Information Commercially
The information we provide on the website is done so without charge. However, members of the public who wish to use this data on websites or in any other public medium should consult our data sources page for information on how you should correctly attribute the information.
If you are a business who wish to use the information in your own products, please take a look at our API information, for details and pricing on how to integrate the data into your own applications.
We have found 40 property sales in Brecon 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
The area containing Brecon Road, Birmingham consists predominantly of detached housing, a strong indicator of affluence. 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
This area contains a mixture of housing tenures, as detailed below. Across the UK, an average of 30.6% of household spaces were owned outright, 32.9% were mortgaged, 18.2% were social housing, and 16.3% were privately rented at the last census.
|Owned with Mortgage||51|
|Rented: From Council||0|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||14|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||16|
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||21|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||28|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||19|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||40|
Gender Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly equal at 49% male, 51% female. This address in Birmingham, Perry Barr constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 50% male.
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the median age is 39. In general, inner city areas show high concentrations of people aged 18-30, suburbs show larger numbers of small children and adults aged 30-50, and rural and small towns are more popular with older workers and retirees. Many poorer areas lack a majority age group, which is due in part to the people in that area being constrained by circumstance rather than being able to choose where to retire, raise a family or grow up.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The postcode B20 3RW 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, and Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.
|Highest Qualification Level Achieved|
|Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc)||99|
|2+ A Levels||52|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||54|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Brecon 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 13% 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
In this area (Brecon Road, Birmingham), 60% of the residents were born in England, which is significantly below the English average.
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||2|
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 3RW
|Republic of Ireland||0|
|Europe (including European Union)||11|
|Middle East or Asia||35|
|North America or Caribbean||3|
|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
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)||48|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||58|
|Looking After Home or Family||43|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||21|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||15|
|Accommodation and Food||10|
|Information and Communication||6|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||19|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||10|
|Public Administration and Defence||10|
|HealthInc. Social Work||25|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||11|
Brecon Road, Birmingham, B20 3RW is within the Lozells and East Handsworth policing neighbourhood, under the West Midlands Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In February 2018, 171 crimes were reported within half a mile of B20 3RW.
|Crime:||Click here to view 171 crimes committed near Brecon Road|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Lozells and East Handsworth
Below are the details of the closest services to B20 3RW. 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 3RW.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Brecon Road, Birmingham, B20 3RW. The nearest railway station is Perry Barr, approximately 0.8 miles away.
|Perry Barr||0.8 miles|
|Jewellery Quarter||1.2 miles|
|Witton (West Midlands)||1.3 miles|
|Birmingham Snow Hill||1.8 miles|
|Hamstead (Birmingham)||1.8 miles|
|Birmingham New Street||2.1 miles|
|The Hawthorns||2.1 miles|
|Birmingham Moor Street||2.1 miles|
|Five Ways||2.5 miles|
|Smethwick Rolfe Street||2.5 miles|
|Gravelly Hill||2.6 miles|
|Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level||2.8 miles|
|Smethwick Galton Bridge||2.8 miles|
|Adderley Park||3 miles|
|Small Heath||3.8 miles|
|Langley Green||3.9 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Brecon Road, Birmingham, B20 3RW. The nearest is St Clare's Catholic Primary School, approximately 360 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|St Clare's Catholic Primary School||360 yards|
|Heathfield Primary School||400 yards|
|Westminster Primary School||530 yards|
|Welford Primary School||590 yards|
|St Marys C of E Primary and Nursery, Academy, Handsworth||640 yards|
|Holy Trinity CE Primary Academy (Handsworth)||0.5 miles|
|Anglesey Primary School||0.5 miles|
|Sacred Heart Catholic School||0.6 miles|
|Birchfield Community School||0.6 miles|
|Nishkam Primary School Birmingham||0.6 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Brecon Road, Birmingham, B20 3RW. The nearest is King Edward VI Handsworth School, approximately 0.5 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|King Edward VI Handsworth School||0.5 miles||
|Holte School||0.7 miles||
|Handsworth Wood Girls' Academy||0.8 miles||
|King Edward VI Handsworth Grammar School for Boys||0.8 miles|
|Nishkam High School||0.8 miles||
|Broadway Academy||0.9 miles||
|Eden Boys' School, Birmingham||1.1 miles|
|King Edward VI Aston School||1.2 miles||
|Aston Manor Academy||1.3 miles||
|Holyhead School||1.4 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Brecon Road, Birmingham, B20 3RW. The nearest is Heathfield Family Centre, approximately 300 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Heathfield Family Centre||300 yards|
|Crompton Road Surgery||420 yards|
|Finch Road Primary Care Centre||490 yards|
|Lozells Medical Practice||490 yards|
|Handsworth Surgery||510 yards|
|Dr Uday Abhyankar||520 yards|
|Burbury Medical Centre||670 yards|
|Enki Medical Practice||half a mile|
|Laurie Pike Health Centre||0.6 miles|
|Handsworth Wood Med.Ctr.||0.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Brecon Road, Birmingham, B20 3RW. The nearest is Heathfield Road Dental Practice, approximately 480 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Heathfield Road Dental Practice||480 yards|
|Lozells Road Dental Practice||630 yards|
|Birchfield Road Dental Practice||840 yards|
|Novos Dental Clinic||840 yards|
|Family Dental Care||0.5 miles|
|Dental Surgery||0.7 miles|
|Soho Road Dental Practice||0.7 miles|
|Handsworth Wood Midlands Smile Centre||0.7 miles|
|Grove Lane Dental Surgery||0.8 miles|
|Newtown Dental Practice||0.8 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Brecon Road, Birmingham, B20 3RW. The nearest is City Hospital, approximately 1.5 miles away.
|City Hospital||1.5 miles|
|Optegra Eye Hospital Birmingham||1.7 miles|
|Birmingham Children's Hospital||1.8 miles|
|The Westbourne Centre||2.8 miles|
|Beverley House||3 miles|
|Woodbourne Priory Hospital||3 miles|
|Hallam Street Hospital||3.4 miles|
|Sandwell District General Hospital||3.4 miles|
|BMI The Priory Hospital||3.5 miles|
|BMI The Edgbaston Hospital||3.5 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Brecon Road, Birmingham, B20 3RW. The nearest is 20-20 Vision, approximately 630 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.
Want to find out which broadband package is right for you? StreetCheck now offers a handy broadband comparison tool.
Broadband in B20 3RW
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 28 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||57.2Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||200Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||9Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||20Mbps|
|Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available||Yes|
Top Broadband Suppliers Back to Top
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.