Area Information for Sidaway Close, Rowley Regis, B65 9SJ

Sidaway Close in Rowley Regis is in the West Midlands region of England. The postcode is within the Rowley ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Halesowen and Rowley Regis. This page combines information for the address Sidaway Close, Rowley Regis, B65 9SJ, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of B65 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 B65 9SJ.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Sandwell
Ward Rowley
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 Sidaway Close, Rowley Regis, B65 9SJ:

Lawton Close, Rowley Regis, B65 9SW
Mildred Way, Rowley Regis, B65 9SQ
Falfield Close, Rowley Regis, B65 9SN
Midhill Drive, Rowley Regis, B65 9SL
Newbury Walk, Rowley Regis, B65 9DF
Midhill Drive, Rowley Regis, B65 9SG

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about B65 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Sidaway Close, Rowley Regis, B65 9SJ 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 32 property sales in Sidaway Close 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 Sidaway Close, Rowley Regis 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 25
Semi-Detached 72
Terraced 27
Flat (Purpose-Built) 1
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 125
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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 52% of housing spaces.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 40
Owned with Mortgage 64
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 16
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 1
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 0
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 0
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 29
Two People 44
Three People 28
Four People 11
Five People 8
Six People 1
Seven People 1
8+ People 0
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 16
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 31
C2 - Skilled manual workers 26
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 15
Total 88

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.

Gender
Male 148
Female 150
Total 298

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 14
5-7 5
8-9 4
10-14 22
15 2
16-17 7
18-19 14
20-24 21
25-29 15
30-44 60
45-59 69
60-64 10
65-74 35
75-84 19
85-89 0
90+ 1
Total 298

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode B65 9SJ 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 80
Married 125
Divorced 22
Separated 7
Widowed 17
Same Sex 0
Total 251

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 140
Good 119
Fair 27
Bad 11
Very Bad 1
Total 298

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) 35
Apprenticeship 9
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 34
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 47
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 38
No GCSEs or Equivalent 78
Other 10
Total 251

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 95% 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 282
Mixed Ethnicity 6
Indian 5
Black African 2
Black Caribbean 3
Total 298

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 291
Wales 0
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 1
Other 4
Total 298

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 B65 9SJ

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 215
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 1
African Countries 0
Middle East or Asia 0
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 1
None 82

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 205
No Religion 72
Buddhist 0
Hindu 0
Jewish 0
Muslim 0
Sikh 5
Other Religion 1
Not Stated 15
Total 298

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 114
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 27
Self Employed 13
Unemployed 16
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 14
Retired 34
Looking After Home or Family 7
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 3
Other 3
Total 231

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 14
RetailInc. Wholesale 30
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 11
Accommodation and Food 2
Information and Communication 3
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 5
Real Estate 3
Professional, Scientific and Technical 6
Administration 10
Public Administration and Defence 8
Education 17
HealthInc. Social Work 14
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 5
Total 158

Sidaway Close, Rowley Regis, B65 9SJ 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, 84 crimes were reported within half a mile of B65 9SJ.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 84 crimes committed near Sidaway Close
Neighbourhood Team Address Rowley Town
Force Website: https://west-midlands.police.uk

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

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Below are the details of the closest services to B65 9SJ. 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 B65 9SJ.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Sidaway Close, Rowley Regis, B65 9SJ. The nearest railway station is Rowley Regis, approximately 1.3 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Rowley Regis 1.3 miles
Langley Green 1.4 miles
Sandwell & Dudley 1.4 miles
Old Hill 1.9 miles
Dudley Port 2.1 miles
Smethwick Galton Bridge 2.5 miles
Tipton 2.7 miles
Cradley Heath 2.8 miles
Smethwick Rolfe Street 2.9 miles
The Hawthorns 3.2 miles
Coseley 4 miles
Lye (West Midlands) 4.1 miles
Tame Bridge Parkway 4.8 miles
Bescot Stadium 5.1 miles
Stourbridge Town 5.2 miles
Stourbridge Junction 5.2 miles
Hamstead (Birmingham) 5.2 miles
University (Birmingham) 5.3 miles
Jewellery Quarter 5.3 miles
Five Ways 5.6 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Sidaway Close, Rowley Regis, B65 9SJ. The nearest is St James CofE Primary School, approximately 650 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
St James CofE Primary School 650 yards
    
Rowley Hall Primary School 770 yards
    
Grace Mary Primary School 790 yards
    
Oakham Primary School 0.6 miles
    
Rounds Green Primary School 0.7 miles
    
Springfield Primary School 0.9 miles
    
Langley Primary School 1 mile
    
Blackheath Primary School 1.1 miles
    
Brickhouse Primary School 1.2 miles
    
Tividale Hall Primary School 1.2 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Sidaway Close, Rowley Regis, B65 9SJ. The nearest is St Michael's CE High School, approximately 0.9 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
St Michael's CE High School 0.9 miles
    
Ormiston Sandwell Community Academy 1 mile
    
Oldbury Academy 1.6 miles
    
Ormiston Forge Academy 1.7 miles
    
Q3 Academy Langley 1.7 miles
    
West Bromwich Collegiate Academy 1.8 miles  
Bristnall Hall Academy 2 miles
    
The Link Academy 2.1 miles
    
Holly Lodge High School College of Science 2.1 miles
    
Perryfields High School Specialist Maths and Computing College 2.3 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Sidaway Close, Rowley Regis, B65 9SJ. The nearest is Your Health Partnership - Whiteheath Medical Centre, approximately 410 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 Sidaway Close, Rowley Regis, B65 9SJ. The nearest is Bhandal Dental Practice, approximately 670 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.

Name Approximate Distance*
Bhandal Dental Practice 670 yards
Cosmo-Dent Dental Surgery 1.1 miles
Church Square Dental Practice 1.1 miles
Oldbury Dental Centre 1.2 miles
ALLEN GJ MR 1.3 miles
Bhandal Dental Practice 1.3 miles
Hambleton & Associates 1.4 miles
Bhandal Dental Practice 1.5 miles
Brown Dental Surgery 1.6 miles
Purity 1.7 miles

Nearest Hospitals

Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Sidaway Close, Rowley Regis, B65 9SJ. The nearest is Rowley Regis Hospital, approximately 1.2 miles away.

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Sidaway Close, Rowley Regis, B65 9SJ. The nearest is Portway Opticians, approximately 0.7 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Portway Opticians 0.7 miles
On Call Opticians - Home Visits for an Eye Test 0.9 miles
Scrivens Ltd 1.1 miles
Eyecare Opticians 1.1 miles
The Right Vision Ophthalmic Opticians 1.1 miles
M Kakoullis 1.2 miles
J D Hill 1.3 miles
Eyeland 1.4 miles
Rileys Opticians 1.4 miles
Eyes & Vision 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 B65 9SJ

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 35 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 54.8Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 200Mbps
Average Upload Speed 6.6Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 19.5Mbps
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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