Area Information for Springfield Road, Halesowen, B62 8JY

Springfield Road in Halesowen is in the West Midlands region of England. The postcode is within the Halesowen North ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Halesowen and Rowley Regis. This page combines information for the address Springfield Road, Halesowen, B62 8JY, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of B62 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 B62 8JY.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Dudley
Ward Halesowen North
Constituency Halesowen and Rowley Regis
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 Springfield Road, Halesowen, B62 8JY:

Springfield Drive, Halesowen, B62 8EU
Springfield Road, Halesowen, B62 8JX
Springfield Road, Halesowen, B62 8JZ
Olive Hill Road, Halesowen, B62 8JW
Greenhill Road, Halesowen, B62 8EY
Woodland Road, Halesowen, B62 8JT

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about B62 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Springfield Road, Halesowen, B62 8JY 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 33 property sales in Springfield 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 Springfield Road, Halesowen 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 71
Semi-Detached 48
Terraced 9
Flat (Purpose-Built) 0
Flat (Converted) 2
Total 130
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area contains a mixture of housing tenures, as detailed below. Across the UK, an average of 30.6% of household spaces were owned outright, 32.9% were mortgaged, 18.2% were social housing, and 16.3% were privately rented at the last census.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 57
Owned with Mortgage 58
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 4
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 0
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 4
Rent Free 1
Total 124

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 32
Two People 44
Three People 13
Four People 26
Five People 7
Six People 1
Seven People 0
8+ People 1
Total 124

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 23
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 34
C2 - Skilled manual workers 18
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 14
Total 89

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 Halesowen and Rowley Regis constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 48% male.

Male 151
Female 161
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 10
5-7 6
8-9 6
10-14 24
15 10
16-17 14
18-19 13
20-24 19
25-29 6
30-44 49
45-59 84
60-64 18
65-74 22
75-84 26
85-89 1
90+ 4
Total 312

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode B62 8JY 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 69
Married 128
Divorced 21
Separated 12
Widowed 26
Same Sex 0
Total 256

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 124
Good 127
Fair 48
Bad 10
Very Bad 3
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. Former Higher School Certificates (HSCs) will be counted as A Levels.

Highest Qualification Level Achieved
Degree or Similar e.g. professional qualification (accountancy etc) 68
Apprenticeship 8
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 31
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 41
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 40
No GCSEs or Equivalent 59
Other 9
Total 256

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 86% 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 267
Mixed Ethnicity 8
Indian 11
Pakistani 16
Other Asian 1
Black Caribbean 6
Other Black/African/Caribbean 3
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 295
Wales 0
Scotland 0
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 4
Other 11
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 B62 8JY

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 236
Republic of Ireland 2
Europe (including European Union) 5
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 4
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 67

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 182
No Religion 75
Buddhist 1
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 16
Sikh 9
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 28
Total 312

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 96
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 36
Self Employed 21
Unemployed 6
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 23
Retired 30
Looking After Home or Family 5
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 4
Other 4
Total 225

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 17
Construction 8
RetailInc. Wholesale 31
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 4
Accommodation and Food 11
Information and Communication 4
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 6
Real Estate 3
Professional, Scientific and Technical 6
Administration 2
Public Administration and Defence 14
Education 23
HealthInc. Social Work 22
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 9
Total 160

Springfield Road, Halesowen, B62 8JY is within the Halesowen policing neighbourhood, under the West Midlands Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In November 2020, 41 crimes were reported within half a mile of B62 8JY.

Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 41 crimes committed near Springfield Road
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Below are the details of the closest services to B62 8JY. 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 B62 8JY.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Springfield Road, Halesowen, B62 8JY. The nearest railway station is Rowley Regis, approximately 0.8 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Rowley Regis 0.8 miles
Old Hill 1.1 miles
Langley Green 2.2 miles
Cradley Heath 2.5 miles
Sandwell & Dudley 3.1 miles
Smethwick Galton Bridge 3.3 miles
Smethwick Rolfe Street 3.3 miles
Lye (West Midlands) 3.6 miles
The Hawthorns 3.9 miles
Dudley Port 4.1 miles
University (Birmingham) 4.2 miles
Selly Oak 4.4 miles
Stourbridge Junction 4.5 miles
Tipton 4.7 miles
Stourbridge Town 4.7 miles
Northfield 4.9 miles
Five Ways 5 miles
Bournville 5.2 miles
Jewellery Quarter 5.3 miles
Longbridge 5.3 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Springfield Road, Halesowen, B62 8JY. The nearest is Olive Hill Primary Academy, approximately 150 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Olive Hill Primary Academy 150 yards
Hurst Green Primary School 480 yards
Highfields Primary School 0.7 miles
Perryfields Primary School 0.8 miles
Blackheath Primary School 1 mile
Howley Grange Primary School 1 mile
Lapal Primary School 1 mile
Quinton Church Primary School 1 mile
Newfield Park Primary School 1.2 miles
Causeway Green Primary School 1.2 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Springfield Road, Halesowen, B62 8JY. The nearest is Leasowes High School, approximately half a mile away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Leasowes High School half a mile
Perryfields High School Specialist Maths and Computing College 0.9 miles
The Earls High School 1.2 miles
Oldbury Academy 1.3 miles
St Michael's CE High School 1.4 miles
Four Dwellings Academy 1.4 miles
Ormiston Forge Academy 1.5 miles
Windsor High School and Sixth Form 1.5 miles
Q3 Academy Langley 1.8 miles
Bristnall Hall Academy 2.1 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Springfield Road, Halesowen, B62 8JY. The nearest is Feldon Lane Practice, approximately 330 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 Springfield Road, Halesowen, B62 8JY. The nearest is The Dental Surgery, approximately 730 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
The Dental Surgery 730 yards
J.M. Robinson 800 yards
Hambleton & Associates 0.7 miles
Bhandal Dental Practice 0.7 miles
Bhandal Dental Practice 0.7 miles
Oakleigh Dental 0.9 miles
Hagley Road Dental Practice 1.2 miles
Benson Dental Practice 1.3 miles
Morgan Dental Practice 1.3 miles
Brandhall Dental Care 1.5 miles

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Springfield Road, Halesowen, B62 8JY. The nearest is Rowley Regis Hospital, approximately 1.3 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Springfield Road, Halesowen, B62 8JY. The nearest is C Cacoullis, approximately 730 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
C Cacoullis 730 yards
Dalvinder Singh Sidhu 800 yards
Eyes & Vision 0.7 miles
Eyeland 0.7 miles
J D Hill 0.7 miles
Rileys Opticians 0.8 miles
Eye Society Opticians 1.4 miles
Boots-Halesowen 1.4 miles
Chapman & Myers Opticians 1.4 miles
Scrivens Ltd 1.4 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 B62 8JY

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 16 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 72.1Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 200Mbps
Average Upload Speed 10.2Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available Yes

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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%

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