Area Information for Plant Street, Cradley Heath, B64 6EX
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Plant Street, Cradley Heath, B64 6EX 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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We have found 5 property sales in Plant Street 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
This area contains a mixture of housing types, as detailed below. No single type of dwelling accounts for more than 50% of the dwellings. 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||9|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Plant Street, Cradley Heath contains a higher than average level of social housing - 25% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||22|
|Rented: From Council||37|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||0|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||33|
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||6|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||17|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||30|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||33|
Gender Embed This Back to Top
Across the UK as a whole, the gender split is roughly 49% male, 51% female. The local area around B64 6EX however is predominantly male (56%). This can be caused by a number of factors, but amongst the most common are: areas associated with nearby higher education, areas that contain large establishments such as boarding schools, and areas with younger populations (females on average live longer than males, so are more likely to be found in retirement areas).
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 B64 6EX 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.
However, this area of the Cradley Heath and Old Hill ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (59%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.
Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top
Plant Street and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 52% 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||14|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||30|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||28|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||118|
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.
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||3|
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 B64 6EX
|Republic of Ireland||4|
|Europe (including European Union)||0|
|Middle East or Asia||2|
|North America or Caribbean||0|
|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 Cradley Heath and Old Hill ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 21% 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)||19|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||8|
|Looking After Home or Family||3|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||24|
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|
|Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management||1|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||4|
|Accommodation and Food||3|
|Information and Communication||3|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||4|
|Public Administration and Defence||5|
|HealthInc. Social Work||7|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||12|
Plant Street, Cradley Heath, B64 6EX is within the Rowley Town policing neighbourhood, under the West Midlands Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In November 2020, 121 crimes were reported within half a mile of B64 6EX.
|Crime:||Click here to view 121 crimes committed near Plant Street|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to B64 6EX. 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 B64 6EX.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Plant Street, Cradley Heath, B64 6EX. The nearest railway station is Cradley Heath, approximately 0.8 miles away.
|Cradley Heath||0.8 miles|
|Old Hill||0.8 miles|
|Rowley Regis||1.9 miles|
|Lye (West Midlands)||2 miles|
|Stourbridge Junction||3.1 miles|
|Stourbridge Town||3.1 miles|
|Langley Green||3.2 miles|
|Sandwell & Dudley||3.5 miles|
|Dudley Port||3.6 miles|
|Smethwick Galton Bridge||4.4 miles|
|Smethwick Rolfe Street||4.6 miles|
|The Hawthorns||5.1 miles|
|University (Birmingham)||6 miles|
|Selly Oak||6.3 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Plant Street, Cradley Heath, B64 6EX. The nearest is Corngreaves Academy, approximately 90 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Corngreaves Academy||90 yards||
|Reddal Hill Primary School||410 yards||
|Old Hill Primary School||580 yards||
|Netherbrook Primary School||630 yards||
|Dudley Wood Primary School||half a mile||
|Temple Meadow Primary School||0.6 miles||
|Timbertree Academy||0.6 miles||
|Brickhouse Primary School||0.9 miles||
|Cradley CofE Primary School||1 mile||
|Colley Lane Primary Academy||1.1 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Plant Street, Cradley Heath, B64 6EX. The nearest is Ormiston Forge Academy, approximately half a mile away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Ormiston Forge Academy||half a mile||
|St Michael's CE High School||1.3 miles||
|The Link Academy||1.4 miles||
|Windsor High School and Sixth Form||1.7 miles||
|The Earls High School||1.8 miles||
|Thorns Collegiate Academy||1.8 miles||
|Leasowes High School||2.2 miles||
|Pegasus Academy||2.4 miles||
|Perryfields High School Specialist Maths and Computing College||2.7 miles||
|St James Academy||2.7 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Plant Street, Cradley Heath, B64 6EX. The nearest is Your Health Partnership - Mace Street Clinic, approximately 450 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Your Health Partnership - Mace Street Clinic||450 yards|
|Church View Surgery||600 yards|
|The Practice Old Hill||680 yards|
|Cradley Road Medical Practice||0.5 miles|
|Haden Vale Medical Practice||0.6 miles|
|Dudley Wood Surgery||0.8 miles|
|Links Medical Practice||0.9 miles|
|Netherton Health Centre||0.9 miles|
|Quarry Bank Medical Centre||1.2 miles|
|Your Health Partnership: Regis Medical Centre||1.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Plant Street, Cradley Heath, B64 6EX. The nearest is Bhandal Dental Practice - Cradley Heath, approximately 700 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Bhandal Dental Practice - Cradley Heath||700 yards|
|Bhandal Dental Practice - Oldhill||710 yards|
|Benson Dental Practice||0.6 miles|
|Bhandal Dental Practice - Sydney Road||0.6 miles|
|BCHC - Special Care||0.9 miles|
|Bhandal Dental Practice - Netherton||1.1 miles|
|Bhandal Dental Practice - Colley Gate||1.2 miles|
|Bhandal Dental Practice - Quarry Bank||1.2 miles|
|Bhandal Dental Practice||1.3 miles|
|Hambleton & Associates||1.5 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Plant Street, Cradley Heath, B64 6EX. The nearest is Rowley Regis Hospital, approximately 1 mile away.
|Rowley Regis Hospital||1 mile|
|West Midlands Hospital||1.2 miles|
|Bushey Fields Hospital||2.6 miles|
|Dudley Urgent Care Centre||2.7 miles|
|Russells Hall Hospital||2.7 miles|
|Corbett Hospital||3.1 miles|
|Guest Hospital||3.2 miles|
|Stourside Hospital||3.4 miles|
|Edward Street Day Hospital||4.4 miles|
|Edward Street Hospital||4.4 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Plant Street, Cradley Heath, B64 6EX. The nearest is R Meredith, approximately 480 yards away.
* 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 B64 6EX
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 15 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||73Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||200Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||7.6Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||19.5Mbps|
|Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available||Yes|
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