Area Information for Harcourt Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7HN

Harcourt Road in Cradley Heath is in the West Midlands region of England. The postcode is within the Cradley Heath and Old Hill ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Halesowen and Rowley Regis. This page combines information for the address Harcourt Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7HN, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of B64 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 B64 7HN.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Sandwell
Ward Cradley Heath and Old Hill
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 Harcourt Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7HN:

High Avenue, Cradley Heath, B64 7HW
Rowley Hill View, Cradley Heath, B64 7ER
Barrs Crescent, Cradley Heath, B64 7EY
Harcourt Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7HP
Trejon Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7HL
Barrs Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7EX

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 Harcourt Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7HN 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 13 property sales in Harcourt 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 Harcourt Road, Cradley Heath consists predominantly of semi-detached housing, which can be an indicator of an affluent neighbourhood. 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 10
Semi-Detached 62
Terraced 40
Flat (Purpose-Built) 7
Flat (Converted) 4
Total 123
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Harcourt Road, Cradley Heath contains a higher than average level of social housing - 43% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 19
Owned with Mortgage 37
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 43
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 9
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 11
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 2
Total 122

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 24
Two People 33
Three People 24
Four People 19
Five People 11
Six People 7
Seven People 3
8+ People 1
Total 122

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 8
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 22
C2 - Skilled manual workers 27
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 42
Total 99

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 50% male.

Male 181
Female 184
Total 365

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

The area around B64 7HN has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 29% of the resident population). This is commonly seen in suburban neighbourhoods, and sometiems in areas of high social housing.

Age Groups
0-4 37
5-7 21
8-9 9
10-14 30
15 8
16-17 8
18-19 14
20-24 29
25-29 20
30-44 72
45-59 70
60-64 13
65-74 26
75-84 4
85-89 4
90+ 0
Total 365

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode B64 7HN 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 97
Married 124
Divorced 20
Separated 4
Widowed 15
Same Sex 0
Total 260

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 150
Good 125
Fair 57
Bad 23
Very Bad 10
Total 365

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) 21
Apprenticeship 9
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 33
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 50
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 35
No GCSEs or Equivalent 103
Other 9
Total 260

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 82% 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 300
Mixed Ethnicity 11
Indian 9
Pakistani 28
Bangladeshi 1
Chinese 3
Other Asian 1
Black African 5
Black Caribbean 1
Other 6
Total 365

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 336
Wales 2
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 2
Other 23
Total 365

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Note that an individual may hold one or more passports. The data may include people living in adjacent addresses to B64 7HN

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 234
Republic of Ireland 1
Europe (including European Union) 8
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 2
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 120

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 176
No Religion 121
Buddhist 0
Hindu 3
Jewish 0
Muslim 33
Sikh 11
Other Religion 2
Not Stated 19
Total 365

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 73
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 37
Self Employed 7
Unemployed 28
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 25
Retired 31
Looking After Home or Family 21
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 23
Other 7
Total 252

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 18
Construction 12
RetailInc. Wholesale 28
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 5
Accommodation and Food 9
Information and Communication 4
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 3
Administration 8
Public Administration and Defence 3
Education 12
HealthInc. Social Work 21
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 6
Total 129

Harcourt Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7HN 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, 86 crimes were reported within half a mile of B64 7HN.

Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 86 crimes committed near Harcourt Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Rowley Town
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Below are the details of the closest services to B64 7HN. 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 7HN.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Harcourt Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7HN. The nearest railway station is Old Hill, approximately 670 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Old Hill 670 yards
Cradley Heath 1.1 miles
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 3.5 miles
Dudley Port 3.8 miles
Tipton 4.2 miles
Smethwick Galton Bridge 4.2 miles
Smethwick Rolfe Street 4.4 miles
Hagley 4.8 miles
The Hawthorns 4.9 miles
Coseley 5.2 miles
University (Birmingham) 5.6 miles
Selly Oak 5.8 miles
Northfield 6 miles
Longbridge 6.2 miles
Five Ways 6.4 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Harcourt Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7HN. The nearest is Old Hill Primary School, approximately 440 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Old Hill Primary School 440 yards
Temple Meadow Primary School 500 yards
Reddal Hill Primary School 760 yards
Timbertree Academy 810 yards
Corngreaves Academy 0.5 miles
Netherbrook Primary School 0.8 miles
Highfields Primary School 0.9 miles
Brickhouse Primary School 1 mile
Newfield Park Primary School 1 mile
Dudley Wood Primary School 1 mile

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Harcourt Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7HN. The nearest is Ormiston Forge Academy, approximately 760 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Ormiston Forge Academy 760 yards
St Michael's CE High School 1.2 miles
Windsor High School and Sixth Form 1.3 miles
The Earls High School 1.4 miles
Leasowes High School 1.8 miles
The Link Academy 1.8 miles
Thorns Collegiate Academy 2.2 miles
Perryfields High School Specialist Maths and Computing College 2.3 miles
Oldbury Academy 2.4 miles
Four Dwellings Academy 2.8 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Harcourt Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7HN. The nearest is The Practice Old Hill, 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 Harcourt Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7HN. The nearest is Benson Dental Practice, approximately 290 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 Harcourt Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7HN. The nearest is Rowley Regis Hospital, approximately 0.9 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Harcourt Road, Cradley Heath, B64 7HN. The nearest is D Wright, approximately 840 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
D Wright 840 yards
R Meredith 0.7 miles
Arnold Opticians 0.7 miles
Eye Society 0.7 miles
Rileys Opticians 1 mile
Eyeland 1.1 miles
Eyes & Vision 1.2 miles
J D Hill 1.2 miles
David Wright Opticians 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 B64 7HN

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 31 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 104.2Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 350Mbps
Average Upload Speed 3.9Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 7.7Mbps
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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