Area Information for Bristol Road South, Northfield, Birmingham, B31 2AP
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Bristol Road South, Northfield, Birmingham, B31 2AP 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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There have been no house sales reported to the Land Registry in this postcode since January 1st 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 Bristol Road South, Northfield, 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 consists predominantly of housing where the property is owned outright - higher than the national average of just over 30%.
|Owned with Mortgage||33|
|Rented: From Council||1|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||13|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||8|
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||35|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||26|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||8|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||9|
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, Northfield constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 51% 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 B31 2AP 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)||97|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||25|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||26|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||18|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||56|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Bristol Road South, Northfield, 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 69% 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||4|
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 B31 2AP
|Republic of Ireland||3|
|Europe (including European Union)||5|
|Middle East or Asia||12|
|North America or Caribbean||1|
|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 Northfield ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 27% of the resident population. On average, around 13.8% of census respondents were retired. While the UK has an aging population, less residents over 65 are choosing to retire than previously. Between the 2001 and 2011 census, the number of economically active 65-74 year olds almost doubled to 8.7% - an increase of some 413,000 people.
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)||30|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||16|
|Looking After Home or Family||10|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||7|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc.||2|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||2|
|Accommodation and Food||4|
|Information and Communication||5|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||10|
|Public Administration and Defence||9|
|HealthInc. Social Work||33|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||4|
Bristol Road South, Northfield, Birmingham, B31 2AP is within the Northfield policing neighbourhood, under the West Midlands Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In February 2021, 48 crimes were reported within half a mile of B31 2AP.
|Crime:||Click here to view 48 crimes committed near Bristol Road South|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to Northfield. 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 B31 2AP.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Bristol Road South, Northfield, Birmingham, B31 2AP. The nearest railway station is Northfield, approximately 0.9 miles away.
|Kings Norton||1.3 miles|
|Selly Oak||1.8 miles|
|University (Birmingham)||2.3 miles|
|Five Ways||4 miles|
|Barnt Green||4.4 miles|
|Yardley Wood||4.5 miles|
|Birmingham New Street||4.7 miles|
|Rowley Regis||4.9 miles|
|Birmingham Moor Street||4.9 miles|
|Hall Green||5 miles|
|Birmingham Snow Hill||5 miles|
|Whitlocks End||5 miles|
|Jewellery Quarter||5.1 miles|
|Small Heath||5.2 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Bristol Road South, Northfield, Birmingham, B31 2AP. The nearest is St Laurence Church Infant School, approximately 780 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|St Laurence Church Infant School||780 yards||
|St Laurence Church Junior School||780 yards||
|Northfield Manor Primary Academy||0.6 miles||
|Bellfield Infant School (NC)||0.6 miles||
|Bellfield Junior School||0.6 miles||
|St Francis Church of England Aided Primary School and Nursery||0.7 miles||
|Green Meadow Primary School||0.7 miles||
|St Brigid's Catholic Primary School||1 mile||
|Wychall Primary School||1 mile||
|Our Lady and St Rose of Lima Catholic Primary School||1 mile||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Bristol Road South, Northfield, Birmingham, B31 2AP. The nearest is The Edge Academy, approximately 0.8 miles away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|The Edge Academy||0.8 miles||
|King's Norton Boys' School||0.9 miles||
|Dame Elizabeth Cadbury School||0.9 miles||
|Shenley Academy||0.9 miles||
|St Thomas Aquinas Catholic School||1 mile||
|Kings Norton Girls' School||1.1 miles||
|The University of Birmingham School||1.2 miles||
|Turves Green Girls' School||1.4 miles||
|Turves Green Boys' School||1.6 miles||
|King Edward VI Five Ways School||1.8 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Bristol Road South, Northfield, Birmingham, B31 2AP. The nearest is GRIFFINS BROOK MED CTR, approximately 0.5 miles away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|GRIFFINS BROOK MED CTR||0.5 miles|
|Shenley Green Surgery||0.7 miles|
|Woodland Road Surgery||0.8 miles|
|St Heliers Medical Practice||0.9 miles|
|Granton Medical Centre||0.9 miles|
|Ley Hill Surgery||0.9 miles|
|Millennium Medical Centre||1.2 miles|
|Weoley Park Surgery||1.2 miles|
|Northwood Medical Centre||1.2 miles|
|Wychall Lane Surgery||1.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Bristol Road South, Northfield, Birmingham, B31 2AP. The nearest is Dental Surgery, approximately half a mile away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Dental Surgery||half a mile|
|Clive Harris & Associates||0.9 miles|
|Hilltop Dental Spa||0.9 miles|
|Cadbury Dental Practice||1.3 miles|
|Oakville Dental Health Centre||1.3 miles|
|Bhandal Dental Practice - Barnes Hill||1.3 miles|
|West Heath Dental Practice||1.3 miles|
|Station Dental Practice||1.4 miles|
|House of Dental||1.6 miles|
|The Greens Dental Surgery||1.6 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Bristol Road South, Northfield, Birmingham, B31 2AP. The nearest is Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, approximately < 50 yards away.
|Royal Orthopaedic Hospital||< 50 yards|
|The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital||< 50 yards|
|West Midlands Rehabilitation Centre||1.4 miles|
|West Heath Hospital||1.6 miles|
|Hillis Lodge||1.8 miles|
|Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham||2.2 miles|
|Birmingham Women's Hospital||2.3 miles|
|Queen Elizabeth Hospital||2.4 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Bristol Road South, Northfield, Birmingham, B31 2AP. The nearest is Specsavers Opticians, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|Specsavers Opticians||0.6 miles|
|Scrivens Ltd||0.6 miles|
|Virdi & Pepall Ltd||0.7 miles|
|Specs Direct||0.7 miles|
|Knights Ophthalmic Opticians||1.2 miles|
|Scrivens Ltd||1.2 miles|
|Scrivens Ltd||1.3 miles|
|Eyecare Mobile Opticians Ltd||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.