Area Information for Homelea Road, Birmingham, B25 8TD

Homelea Road in Birmingham is in the West Midlands region of England. The postcode is within the Yardley West & Stechford ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Birmingham, Yardley. This page combines information for the address Homelea Road, Birmingham, B25 8TD, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of B25 here. For more details on the exact area these statistics cover, please see the map below and click "Show Census Area Covered" immediately below the map.

For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for B25 8TD.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Birmingham
Ward Yardley West & Stechford
Constituency Birmingham, Yardley
Region West Midlands * Note that this refers to the Region, not the County of the same name
Country England

Nearby Locations

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 Homelea Road, Birmingham, B25 8TD:

Eastleigh Grove, Birmingham, B25 8SX
Homelea Road, Birmingham, B25 8TE
Debenham Crescent, Birmingham, B25 8SS
Clements Road, Birmingham, B25 8TY
Bessborough Road, Birmingham, B25 8ST
Debenham Road, Birmingham, B25 8SP

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about B25 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Homelea Road, Birmingham, B25 8TD 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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House Prices

We have found 43 property sales in Homelea 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 Homelea Road, 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 Types
Detached 2
Semi-Detached 36
Terraced 80
Flat (Purpose-Built) 1
Flat (Converted) 3
Residence in Commercial Building 1
Total 123
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Homelea Road, Birmingham contains a higher than average level of social housing - 28% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 27
Owned with Mortgage 49
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 33
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 1
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 8
Rented: Other 3
Rent Free 1
Total 122

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.

Housing Occupancy
One Person 33
Two People 25
Three People 25
Four People 13
Five People 16
Six People 6
Seven People 3
8+ People 1
Total 122

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.

Social Grade
AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions 7
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 24
C2 - Skilled manual workers 20
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 45
Total 96

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, Yardley constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 50% male.

Male 177
Female 180
Total 357

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

The area around B25 8TD has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 29% of the resident population). This is commonly seen in suburban neighbourhoods, and sometiems in areas of high social housing.

Age Groups
0-4 43
5-7 20
8-9 12
10-14 23
15 4
16-17 10
18-19 13
20-24 24
25-29 25
30-44 77
45-59 55
60-64 17
65-74 16
75-84 12
85-89 2
90+ 4
Total 357

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode B25 8TD 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.

Relationship Status
Single 93
Married 116
Divorced 20
Separated 9
Widowed 17
Same Sex 0
Total 255

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.

Very Good 173
Good 111
Fair 50
Bad 19
Very Bad 4
Total 357

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) 30
Apprenticeship 7
2+ A Levels 23
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 40
1-4 GCSEs 57
No GCSEs 81
Other 17
Total 255

Ethnic Group Embed This

Homelea 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 53% 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.

Ethnic Group
White 188
Mixed Ethnicity 21
Indian 10
Pakistani 58
Bangladeshi 35
Other Asian 27
Black African 4
Black Caribbean 8
Other Black/African/Caribbean 2
Other 4
Total 357

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
England 274
Wales 2
Scotland 3
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 5
European Union 5
Other 67
Total 357

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 B25 8TD

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 262
Republic of Ireland 3
Europe (including European Union) 6
African Countries 2
Middle East or Asia 13
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 2
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 69

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.

Christian 166
No Religion 62
Buddhist 0
Hindu 2
Jewish 0
Muslim 99
Sikh 4
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 24
Total 357

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.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 73
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 32
Self Employed 19
Unemployed 29
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 21
Retired 24
Looking After Home or Family 19
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 13
Other 7
Total 237

Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top

This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.

Employment Industry
Manufacturing 14
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 2
Construction 10
RetailInc. Wholesale 30
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 11
Accommodation and Food 10
Information and Communication 4
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 4
Professional, Scientific and Technical 2
Administration 8
Public Administration and Defence 2
Education 8
HealthInc. Social Work 16
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 4
Total 125

Homelea Road, Birmingham, B25 8TD is within the South Yardley policing neighbourhood, under the West Midlands Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999.

Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view crimes committed near Homelea Road
Neighbourhood Team Address South Yardley
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Below are the details of the closest services to B25 8TD. 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 B25 8TD.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Homelea Road, Birmingham, B25 8TD. The nearest railway station is Stechford, approximately 1 mile away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Stechford 1 mile
Lea Hall 1.4 miles
Acocks Green 1.5 miles
Tyseley 1.6 miles
Adderley Park 1.9 miles
Small Heath 1.9 miles
Spring Road 2.1 miles
Olton 2.3 miles
Marston Green 2.5 miles
Bordesley 2.6 miles
Duddeston 2.6 miles
Hall Green 2.7 miles
Birmingham Moor Street 3.3 miles
Aston 3.3 miles
Gravelly Hill 3.4 miles
Birmingham New Street 3.6 miles
Birmingham Snow Hill 3.6 miles
Yardley Wood 3.8 miles
Birmingham International 4 miles
Witton (West Midlands) 4.1 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Homelea Road, Birmingham, B25 8TD. The nearest is Blakesley Hall Primary School, approximately 500 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Blakesley Hall Primary School 500 yards
Oasis Academy Hobmoor 590 yards
Yardley Primary School 780 yards
St Bernadette's Catholic Primary School 870 yards
Stechford Primary School 0.6 miles
Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School 0.7 miles
Redhill Junior and Infant School 1 mile
Alston Primary School 1 mile
The Oval School 1 mile
St Cuthbert's RC Junior and Infant (NC) School 1 mile

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Homelea Road, Birmingham, B25 8TD. The nearest is Waverley Studio College, approximately 0.9 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Waverley Studio College 0.9 miles
Cockshut Hill Technology College 1 mile
Saltley Academy 1.1 miles
King Edward VI Sheldon Heath Academy 1.5 miles
Darul Uloom Islamic High School 1.7 miles  
Small Heath Leadership Academy 1.8 miles
Bordesley Green Girls' School & Sixth Form 1.8 miles
Yardleys School 1.8 miles
Lyndon School 1.9 miles
Rockwood Academy 1.9 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Homelea Road, Birmingham, B25 8TD. The nearest is Hobmoor Road Surgery, approximately 580 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Dentists

Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Homelea Road, Birmingham, B25 8TD. The nearest is Yew Tree Dental Practice, approximately 580 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Homelea Road, Birmingham, B25 8TD. The nearest is Heartlands Hospital, approximately 0.9 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Heartlands Hospital 0.9 miles
Tamarind Centre 1.1 miles
Hertford House 2.3 miles
Zinnia Centre 2.7 miles
Brooklands Hospital 3 miles
Ardenleigh 3.3 miles
Optegra Eye Hospital Birmingham 3.4 miles
Birmingham Children's Hospital 3.4 miles
Grove Avenue 3.6 miles
Juniper Centre 3.7 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Homelea Road, Birmingham, B25 8TD. The nearest is Scrivens Opticians & Hearing Care, approximately 680 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Scrivens Opticians & Hearing Care 680 yards
Tesco Opticians 0.6 miles
Specsavers 0.6 miles
Krystal Vision 0.7 miles
Boots-Birmingham - Yardley 0.7 miles
Manor Opticians 0.9 miles
Visioncraft (UK) Ltd 1.1 miles
Eyesavers 1.2 miles
Asda Optician 1.3 miles
Eyeworld Opticians 1.3 miles

* 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 B25 8TD

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 34 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 89.4Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 200Mbps
Average Upload Speed 6.6Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available Yes

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Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 78%
Virgin Media 75.1%
EE/Orange Broadband 74.5%
Vodafone 74.1%
Sky Digital 73.6%
BT Broadband 70.5%
TalkTalk 66.7%

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