Area Information for Marlbrook Gardens, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0HN

Marlbrook Gardens in Catshill is in the West Midlands region of England. The postcode is within the Catshill North ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Bromsgrove. This page combines information for the address Marlbrook Gardens, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0HN, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of B61 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 B61 0HN.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Bromsgrove
Ward Catshill North
Constituency Bromsgrove
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 Marlbrook Gardens, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0HN:

Golden Cross Lane, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0LQ
Sedgefield Walk, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0SE
Catkins Close, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0TT
Birmingham Road, Marlbrook, Bromsgrove, B61 0JB
Cheltenham Avenue, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0RX
Haydock Road, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0SA

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about B61 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Marlbrook Gardens, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0HN 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, if you wish to use this data on other websites, or in any other public medium should consult our data sources page for information on how you should correctly attribute the information.

House Prices

We have found 28 property sales in Marlbrook Gardens 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 Marlbrook Gardens, Catshill, Bromsgrove 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 Types
Detached 128
Semi-Detached 7
Terraced 6
Flat (Purpose-Built) 0
Flat (Converted) 0
Residence in Commercial Building 1
Total 142
Are these numbers higher than you expected? Click here for explanation.

Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area consists predominantly of housing where the property is being repaid through a mortgage arrangement. The national average is just under 33%, while in this area it represents 61% of housing spaces.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 46
Owned with Mortgage 86
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 1
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 7
Rent Free 0
Total 140

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 10
Two People 50
Three People 30
Four People 39
Five People 7
Six People 2
Seven People 2
8+ People 0
Total 140

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 54
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 36
C2 - Skilled manual workers 16
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 15
Total 121

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 Bromsgrove constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 51% male.

Gender
Male 212
Female 205
Total 417

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 17
5-7 19
8-9 13
10-14 36
15 6
16-17 10
18-19 18
20-24 23
25-29 10
30-44 88
45-59 117
60-64 22
65-74 22
75-84 15
85-89 1
90+ 0
Total 417

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode B61 0HN 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 79
Married 204
Divorced 31
Separated 5
Widowed 7
Same Sex 0
Total 326

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.

Health
Very Good 261
Good 114
Fair 31
Bad 10
Very Bad 1
Total 417

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) 112
Apprenticeship 12
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 33
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 73
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 44
No GCSEs or Equivalent 50
Other 2
Total 326

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 90% 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 375
Mixed Ethnicity 14
Indian 19
Chinese 3
Black Caribbean 1
Other Black/African/Caribbean 5
Total 417

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 400
Wales 0
Scotland 4
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 1
Other 11
Total 417

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 B61 0HN

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 381
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 0
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 3
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 33

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.

Religion
Christian 270
No Religion 92
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 17
Other Religion 3
Not Stated 35
Total 417

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 154
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 50
Self Employed 32
Unemployed 5
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 26
Retired 28
Looking After Home or Family 7
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 4
Other 4
Total 310

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 25
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 3
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 2
Construction 27
RetailInc. Wholesale 33
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 2
Accommodation and Food 11
Information and Communication 8
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 12
Real Estate 2
Professional, Scientific and Technical 22
Administration 10
Public Administration and Defence 18
Education 31
HealthInc. Social Work 32
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 9
Total 247

Marlbrook Gardens, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0HN is within the Bromsgrove North and Rural policing neighbourhood, under the West Mercia Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In November 2020, 27 crimes were reported within half a mile of B61 0HN.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 27 crimes committed near Marlbrook Gardens
Neighbourhood Team Address Bromsgrove North and Rural
Slideslow Drive
Bromsgrove
B60 1GN
Website: https://www.westmercia.police.uk/article/2588/Bromsgrove-North-and-Rural-Team-Information

Data courtesy of police.uk. See our Data Sources page for more information.

Key: Railway Stations Railway Station Hospitals Hospital GP Practices GP Dentists Dentist Opticians Optician Primary School Primary School Secondary School Secondary School

Below are the details of the closest services to Catshill. 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 B61 0HN.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Marlbrook Gardens, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0HN. The nearest railway station is Barnt Green, approximately 2.4 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Barnt Green 2.4 miles
Bromsgrove 3 miles
Longbridge 3.5 miles
Alvechurch 3.7 miles
Northfield 4.5 miles
Hagley 5.7 miles
Kings Norton 5.8 miles
Redditch 6 miles
Blakedown 6.1 miles
Bournville 6.6 miles
Stourbridge Junction 6.7 miles
Selly Oak 7.1 miles
Lye (West Midlands) 7.1 miles
Old Hill 7.3 miles
Stourbridge Town 7.4 miles
Cradley Heath 7.4 miles
University (Birmingham) 7.5 miles
Hartlebury 7.6 miles
Rowley Regis 7.7 miles
Wythall 7.7 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Marlbrook Gardens, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0HN. The nearest is Catshill First School, approximately 800 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Catshill First School 800 yards
    
Lickey End First School 1 mile
    
Fairfield First School 1.4 miles
    
Lickey Hills Primary School and Nursery 1.4 miles
    
Blackwell First School 1.7 miles
    
Meadows First School 1.8 miles
    
Beaconside Primary and Nursery School 1.9 miles
    
Sidemoor First School and Nursery 1.9 miles
    
Holywell Primary and Nursery School 2 miles
    
St James Catholic Primary School 2.4 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Marlbrook Gardens, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0HN. The nearest is Waseley Hills High School, approximately 1.9 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Waseley Hills High School 1.9 miles
    
North Bromsgrove High School 2 miles
    
Colmers School and Sixth Form College 2.8 miles
    
South Bromsgrove High 2.9 miles
    
King Edward VI Balaam Wood Academy 2.9 miles
    
Turves Green Boys' School 4 miles
    
Turves Green Girls' School 4.2 miles
    
King Edward VI Five Ways School 5 miles
    
St Thomas Aquinas Catholic School 5.2 miles
    
Shenley Academy 5.3 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Marlbrook Gardens, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0HN. The nearest is Catshill Village Surgery, approximately 490 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 Marlbrook Gardens, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0HN. The nearest is Catshill Dental Surgery, approximately 710 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 Marlbrook Gardens, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0HN. The nearest is Princess Of Wales Community Hospital, approximately 1.5 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Marlbrook Gardens, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B61 0HN. The nearest is Eyecare Opticians Parkside, approximately 2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Eyecare Opticians Parkside 2 miles
Chapman Opticians 2.1 miles
Specsavers Opticians 2.1 miles
Troth Opticians 2.2 miles
Boots-Bromsgrove 2.2 miles
Williams Optometrists 2.3 miles
Hamptons Optical Ltd. 2.3 miles
Spex4U Limited 2.3 miles
Barnt Green Opticians 2.4 miles
J & D Mason Opticians 3.9 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.


 

Compare Broadband

Want to find out which broadband package is right for you? StreetCheck now offers a handy broadband comparison tool.

Compare Broadband Now

Broadband in B61 0HN

This postcode has support for superfast broadband at one or more premises. Superfast broadband is generally taken to mean fixed line broadband at a potential speed of 30Mbps plus - more than enough for gaming, video calling, watching video and internet browsing. 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 12 reported internet connections.

Our latest broadband offer
Average Download Speed 51.2Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 78.4Mbps
Average Upload Speed 12.7Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Superfast 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 2019. 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.

Supplier Customer Rating
Plusnet 76.2%
Zen Internet 75.8%
Post Office 74%
EE Broadband 73.4%
NOW TV 70.8%
Vodafone 70%
Sky Digital 69.2%
BT Broadband 67.4%
Virgin Media 67.4%
TalkTalk 65.2%
 

Looking for a broadband package? StreetCheck now offers a handy broadband comparison tool, click the button below to get started.

Compare Broadband