Area Information for Cradley Heath, B64 6LS
This postcode was terminated by the Royal Mail in June 2000. Where possible, we have attempted to find data relating to the area in which the postcode used to reside before retirement. However, some data such as street names and house pricing is based on current postcodes only and so may be missing or incomplete.
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 Cradley Heath, B64 6LS:
|Applewood Grove, Cradley Heath, B64 6EW|
|Elm Tree Way, Cradley Heath, B64 6EN|
|Southbank Road, Cradley Heath, B64 6LT|
|Southbank Road, Cradley Heath, B64 6LX|
|Edgewood Close, Cradley Heath, B64 6LR|
|Mossvale Close, Cradley Heath, B64 6DP|
Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about B64 as a whole.
About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Cradley Heath, B64 6LS 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 Cradley Heath consists predominantly of flats, which is common in inner cities, student neighbourhoods and poorer suburban settings. 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
The area containing Cradley Heath contains a higher than average level of social housing - 91% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||1|
|Rented: From Council||98|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||13|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||4|
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||3|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||22|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||24|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||66|
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 54% 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
In the immediate vicinity of B64 6LS there is a large concentration of residents that are single - 52% of the resident population. On average, around 35% of census respondents were single. Areas with large single populations are often in built-up areas, with good entertainment facilities. It is also common to see a younger population in these areas.
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)||14|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||17|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||39|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||38|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||59|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 84% 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||0|
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 6LS
|Republic of Ireland||0|
|Europe (including European Union)||4|
|Middle East or Asia||4|
|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
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)||21|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||13|
|Looking After Home or Family||10|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||23|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||1|
|Accommodation and Food||7|
|Information and Communication||1|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||3|
|Public Administration and Defence||2|
|HealthInc. Social Work||8|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||4|
|Crime:||Click here to view crimes committed near B64 6LS|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to B64 6LS. 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 6LS.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Cradley Heath, B64 6LS. The nearest railway station is Old Hill, approximately 770 yards away.
|Old Hill||770 yards|
|Cradley Heath||1 mile|
|Rowley Regis||1.5 miles|
|Lye (West Midlands)||2.3 miles|
|Langley Green||3 miles|
|Stourbridge Junction||3.3 miles|
|Stourbridge Town||3.4 miles|
|Sandwell & Dudley||3.4 miles|
|Dudley Port||3.7 miles|
|Smethwick Galton Bridge||4.2 miles|
|Smethwick Rolfe Street||4.4 miles|
|The Hawthorns||4.9 miles|
|University (Birmingham)||5.7 miles|
|Selly Oak||5.9 miles|
|Five Ways||6.5 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Cradley Heath, B64 6LS. The nearest is Old Hill Primary School, approximately 200 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Old Hill Primary School||200 yards||
|Temple Meadow Primary School||480 yards||
|Reddal Hill Primary School||530 yards||
|Corngreaves Academy||750 yards||
|Timbertree Academy||0.5 miles||
|Netherbrook Primary School||0.7 miles||
|Brickhouse Primary School||0.9 miles||
|Dudley Wood Primary School||0.9 miles||
|Highfields Primary School||0.9 miles||
|Cradley CofE Primary School||1.1 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Cradley Heath, B64 6LS. The nearest is Ormiston Forge Academy, approximately 580 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Ormiston Forge Academy||580 yards||
|St Michael's CE High School||1.1 miles||
|Windsor High School and Sixth Form||1.4 miles||
|The Earls High School||1.5 miles||
|The Link Academy||1.7 miles||
|Leasowes High School||1.9 miles||
|Thorns Collegiate Academy||2.1 miles||
|Perryfields High School Specialist Maths and Computing College||2.3 miles||
|Oldbury Academy||2.4 miles||
|Pegasus Academy||2.8 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Cradley Heath, B64 6LS. The nearest is The Practice Old Hill, approximately 280 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|The Practice Old Hill||280 yards|
|Church View Surgery||370 yards|
|Your Health Partnership - Mace Street Clinic||430 yards|
|Haden Vale Medical Practice||half a mile|
|Cradley Road Medical Practice||0.8 miles|
|Your Health Partnership: Regis Medical Centre||0.9 miles|
|Hawne Lane Surgery (Dr Thorns)||1.1 miles|
|Dudley Wood Surgery||1.1 miles|
|Hawes Lane Surgery||1.2 miles|
|Links Medical Practice||1.2 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Cradley Heath, B64 6LS. The nearest is Benson Dental Practice, approximately 420 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Benson Dental Practice||420 yards|
|Bhandal Dental Practice - Oldhill||830 yards|
|Bhandal Dental Practice - Cradley Heath||0.7 miles|
|Bhandal Dental Practice||0.9 miles|
|Bhandal Dental Practice - Sydney Road||1 mile|
|Hambleton & Associates||1.1 miles|
|Bhandal Dental Practice||1.2 miles|
|Bhandal Dental Practice - Colley Gate||1.2 miles|
|Bhandal Dental Practice - Netherton||1.5 miles|
|Bhandal Dental Practice - Quarry Bank||1.6 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Cradley Heath, B64 6LS. The nearest is Rowley Regis Hospital, approximately 0.8 miles away.
|Rowley Regis Hospital||0.8 miles|
|West Midlands Hospital||1.1 miles|
|Bushey Fields Hospital||3 miles|
|Dudley Urgent Care Centre||3.1 miles|
|Russells Hall Hospital||3.1 miles|
|Guest Hospital||3.4 miles|
|Corbett Hospital||3.4 miles|
|Edward Street Day Hospital||4.3 miles|
|Edward Street Hospital||4.3 miles|
|Beverley House||4.4 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Cradley Heath, B64 6LS. The nearest is D Wright, approximately 610 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.