Area Information for Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8UT

Church Road in Yardley is in the West Midlands region of England. The postcode is within the Yardley East ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Birmingham, Yardley. This page combines information for the address Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8UT, 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 8UT.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Birmingham
Ward Yardley East
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 Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8UT:

Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8UR
Blakemere Avenue, Birmingham, B25 8US
Stoney Lane, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8YP
Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8XL
Stoney Lane, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8RE
Croft Close, Birmingham, B25 8XJ

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 Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8UT 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 56 property sales in Church 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 Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham consists predominantly of semi-detached housing, which can be an indicator of an affluent neighbourhood. 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 0
Semi-Detached 65
Terraced 50
Flat (Purpose-Built) 2
Flat (Converted) 5
Residence in Commercial Building 6
Total 128
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham contains a higher than average level of rented housing (excluding social housing) - 25% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 16%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 42
Owned with Mortgage 46
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 1
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 1
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 29
Rented: Other 2
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 25
Two People 45
Three People 25
Four People 18
Five People 5
Six People 3
Seven People 1
8+ People 0
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 9
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 35
C2 - Skilled manual workers 25
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 26
Total 95

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 47% male.

Male 146
Female 166
Total 312

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.

Age Groups
0-4 18
5-7 9
8-9 5
10-14 16
15 5
16-17 7
18-19 9
20-24 27
25-29 26
30-44 47
45-59 85
60-64 19
65-74 19
75-84 15
85-89 1
90+ 4
Total 312

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode B25 8UT 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 105
Married 108
Divorced 23
Separated 8
Widowed 15
Same Sex 0
Total 259

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 135
Good 127
Fair 42
Bad 3
Very Bad 5
Total 312

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) 35
Apprenticeship 6
2+ A Levels 34
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 55
1-4 GCSEs 44
No GCSEs 72
Other 13
Total 259

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 82% white.

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 257
Mixed Ethnicity 10
Indian 12
Pakistani 26
Bangladeshi 5
Other 2
Total 312

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 276
Wales 0
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 2
Republic of Ireland 12
European Union 5
Other 16
Total 312

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 8UT

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 254
Republic of Ireland 9
Europe (including European Union) 5
African Countries 1
Middle East or Asia 2
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 1
None 42

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 198
No Religion 63
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 33
Sikh 11
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 7
Total 312

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Yardley East ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in part-time employment - 19% 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.

Economic Activity
Full-Time Employee 92
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 46
Self Employed 21
Unemployed 15
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 22
Retired 19
Looking After Home or Family 10
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 9
Other 5
Total 239

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 21
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 2
Construction 10
RetailInc. Wholesale 27
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 11
Accommodation and Food 12
Information and Communication 7
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 7
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 5
Administration 6
Public Administration and Defence 10
Education 13
HealthInc. Social Work 27
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 7
Total 167

Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8UT is within the Stechford and Yardley North policing neighbourhood, under the West Midlands Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In February 2019, 124 crimes were reported within half a mile of B25 8UT.

Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 124 crimes committed near Church Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Stechford and Yardley North
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Below are the details of the closest services to Yardley. 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 8UT.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8UT. The nearest railway station is Stechford, approximately 1.2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Stechford 1.2 miles
Lea Hall 1.3 miles
Acocks Green 1.4 miles
Tyseley 1.6 miles
Olton 2 miles
Spring Road 2.1 miles
Small Heath 2.2 miles
Marston Green 2.2 miles
Adderley Park 2.3 miles
Hall Green 2.7 miles
Bordesley 3 miles
Duddeston 3 miles
Birmingham Moor Street 3.6 miles
Birmingham International 3.7 miles
Aston 3.7 miles
Gravelly Hill 3.8 miles
Yardley Wood 3.8 miles
Solihull 3.8 miles
Birmingham New Street 4 miles
Birmingham Snow Hill 4 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8UT. The nearest is Yardley Primary School, approximately 430 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Yardley Primary School 430 yards
Oasis Academy Hobmoor half a mile
Blakesley Hall Primary School 0.6 miles
Lyndon Green Junior School 0.7 miles
Lyndon Green Infant School 0.7 miles
St Bernadette's Catholic Primary School 0.8 miles
Stechford Primary School 0.8 miles
Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School 0.9 miles
Gilbertstone Primary School 0.9 miles
The Oval School 1 mile

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8UT. The nearest is Cockshut Hill Technology College, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Cockshut Hill Technology College 0.7 miles
King Edward VI Sheldon Heath Academy 1.2 miles
Waverley Studio College 1.3 miles
Saltley Academy 1.5 miles
Lyndon School 1.5 miles
Archbishop Ilsley Catholic School 1.7 miles
Tile Cross Academy 1.9 miles
Yardleys School 1.9 miles
Darul Uloom Islamic High School 2 miles  
Small Heath Leadership Academy 2.1 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8UT. The nearest is Hobmoor Road Surgery, approximately 360 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 Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8UT. The nearest is Yew Tree Dental Practice, approximately 360 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 Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8UT. The nearest is Heartlands Hospital, approximately 1.3 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Heartlands Hospital 1.3 miles
Tamarind Centre 1.4 miles
Hertford House 2.1 miles
Brooklands Hospital 2.7 miles
Zinnia Centre 2.8 miles
Ardenleigh 3.6 miles
Grove Avenue 3.7 miles
Spire Parkway Hospital 3.7 miles
Optegra Eye Hospital Birmingham 3.7 miles
Solihull Hospital 3.8 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham, B25 8UT. The nearest is Scrivens Opticians & Hearing Care, approximately < 50 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Scrivens Opticians & Hearing Care < 50 yards
Tesco Opticians 780 yards
Krystal Vision 790 yards
Specsavers 810 yards
Manor Opticians 0.6 miles
Boots-Birmingham - Yardley 0.8 miles
Complete Community Care 1.1 miles
Visioncraft (UK) Ltd 1.4 miles
Scrivens Ltd 1.4 miles
Asda Optician 1.5 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 8UT

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 38 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 44Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 152Mbps
Average Upload Speed 5.9Mbps
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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