Area Information for Sherlock Street, Birmingham, B5 7EH
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|Gooch Street, Birmingham, B5 7HE|
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Sherlock Street, Birmingham, B5 7EH 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 Sherlock Street, 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.
|Residence in Commercial Building||1|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Sherlock Street, Birmingham contains a higher than average level of social housing - 38% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||15|
|Rented: From Council||21|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||0|
|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||4|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||7|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||9|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||22|
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, Ladywood constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 52% male.
Age Groups Embed This Back to Top
The area around B5 7EH has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 33% of the resident population). This is commonly seen in suburban neighbourhoods, and sometiems in areas of high social housing.
Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top
The postcode B5 7EH 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
Sherlock Street and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 45% of the resident population. On average, around 22.9% of census respondents fall into this category.
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)||21|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||9|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||10|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||14|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||54|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Sherlock Street, 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 28% 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 (Sherlock Street, Birmingham), 51% 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||5|
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 B5 7EH
|Republic of Ireland||4|
|Europe (including European Union)||22|
|Middle East or Asia||19|
|North America or Caribbean||8|
|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 Bordesley & Highgate ward had a larger than average concentration of residents that were in part-time employment - 20% 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.
|Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week)||22|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||11|
|Looking After Home or Family||9|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||5|
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||2|
|Accommodation and Food||7|
|Information and Communication||3|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||1|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||5|
|Public Administration and Defence||1|
|HealthInc. Social Work||10|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||1|
Sherlock Street, Birmingham, B5 7EH is within the Small Heath and Highgate policing neighbourhood, under the West Midlands Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In November 2020, 339 crimes were reported within half a mile of B5 7EH.
|Crime:||Click here to view 339 crimes committed near Sherlock Street|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Small Heath and Highgate
Below are the details of the closest services to B5 7EH. 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 B5 7EH.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Sherlock Street, Birmingham, B5 7EH. The nearest railway station is Birmingham New Street, approximately 0.6 miles away.
|Birmingham New Street||0.6 miles|
|Birmingham Moor Street||0.6 miles|
|Five Ways||0.8 miles|
|Birmingham Snow Hill||1 mile|
|Jewellery Quarter||1.6 miles|
|Small Heath||1.6 miles|
|Adderley Park||1.9 miles|
|University (Birmingham)||2.2 miles|
|Selly Oak||2.6 miles|
|Witton (West Midlands)||3 miles|
|Spring Road||3 miles|
|Hall Green||3.1 miles|
|Perry Barr||3.2 miles|
|Acocks Green||3.5 miles|
|Gravelly Hill||3.6 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Sherlock Street, Birmingham, B5 7EH. The nearest is Chandos Primary School, approximately 400 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Chandos Primary School||400 yards||
|St Catherine of Siena Catholic Primary School||540 yards||
|St Thomas CofE Academy||710 yards||
|Percy Shurmer Academy||780 yards||
|Oasis Academy Woodview||half a mile||
|Harper Bell Seventh-day Adventist School||0.6 miles||
|St Anne's Catholic Primary School||0.6 miles||
|Heath Mount Primary School||0.7 miles||
|Christ Church CofE Controlled Primary School and Nursery||1 mile||
|Ark Tindal Primary Academy||1.1 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Sherlock Street, Birmingham, B5 7EH. The nearest is Ark St Alban's Academy, approximately 590 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Ark St Alban's Academy||590 yards||
|City Academy||0.5 miles|
|Birmingham Ormiston Academy||0.9 miles||
|Eden Girls' Leadership Academy, Birmingham||1.1 miles|
|Jewellery Quarter Academy||1.3 miles||
|Holy Trinity Catholic School||1.3 miles||
|Aston University Engineering Academy||1.4 miles||
|Edgbaston High School for Girls||1.4 miles|
|Heartlands Academy||1.5 miles||
|Small Heath Leadership Academy||1.6 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Sherlock Street, Birmingham, B5 7EH. The nearest is Bellevue Medical Centre, approximately 700 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Bellevue Medical Centre||700 yards|
|The Wand Medical Centre||850 yards|
|Highgate Medical Centre||half a mile|
|Modality Attwood Green||0.6 miles|
|Bath Row Medical Practice, Attwood Green Health Centre||0.6 miles|
|Halcyon Medical Limited||0.7 miles|
|Babylon GP at Hand Birmingham||0.9 miles|
|Balsall Heath Health Centre (S)||0.9 miles|
|Dr Mohamedtaki Walji||0.9 miles|
|FirstCare Practice||0.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Sherlock Street, Birmingham, B5 7EH. The nearest is Edgbaston Dental Centre, approximately half a mile away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Edgbaston Dental Centre||half a mile|
|BCHC - Special Care||0.6 miles|
|Bhandal Dental Practice||0.7 miles|
|BCHC - Special Care||0.9 miles|
|Bhandal Dental Practice - Five Ways||0.9 miles|
|Thandi, Chana, & Dehal Dental Surgery||1 mile|
|Dr Patel Dental Practice||1.1 miles|
|BCHC - Special Care||1.1 miles|
|Solanki Dental Practice||1.1 miles|
|Henderson Dental Practice||1.2 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Sherlock Street, Birmingham, B5 7EH. The nearest is Birmingham Children's Hospital, approximately 1 mile away.
|Birmingham Children's Hospital||1 mile|
|Birmingham Children's Hospital||1 mile|
|BMI Priory Hospital||1.2 miles|
|BMI The Priory Hospital||1.2 miles|
|Optegra Eye Hospital Birmingham||1.2 miles|
|The Westbourne Centre||1.2 miles|
|Circle Rehabilitation Birmingham||1.5 miles|
|Birmingham Dental Hospital and School of Dentistry||1.5 miles|
|Juniper Centre||1.7 miles|
|Moseley Hall Hospital||1.7 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Sherlock Street, Birmingham, B5 7EH. The nearest is Peter E Waite (Optometrist), approximately 640 yards away.
|Peter E Waite (Optometrist)||640 yards|
|Vision Express (UK) Ltd||0.5 miles|
|Opticial Express||0.6 miles|
|Specsavers Opticians||0.6 miles|
|The Contact Lens Practice Ltd||0.6 miles|
|Piccadilly Opticians||0.7 miles|
|Boots-Birmingham - High Street||0.7 miles|
|Vision Care for Homeless People||0.7 miles|
|Scrivens Ltd||0.8 miles|
|RJ Eye Centre||0.8 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.