Area Information for Rolfe Street, Smethwick, B66 2AF
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|Rolfe Street, Smethwick, B66 2AA|
|Rolfe Street, Smethwick, B66 2AW|
|Rolfe Street, Smethwick, B66 2AN|
|Rolfe Street, Smethwick, B66 2AL|
|Rolfe Street, Smethwick, B66 2AS|
|Rolfe Street, Smethwick, B66 2AR|
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Rolfe Street, Smethwick, B66 2AF 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
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||1|
Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Rolfe Street, Smethwick contains a higher than average level of social housing - 43% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||27|
|Rented: From Council||51|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||6|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||11|
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||9|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||18|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||22|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||50|
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 Warley constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 53% 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
The postcode B66 2AF 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 Soho and Victoria ward shows lower levels of residents that report their health as Good or Very Good (70%) than average, which is usually indicative of areas with older populations or areas of social deprivation.
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)||46|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||25|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||41|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||35|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||105|
Ethnic Group Embed This
Rolfe Street, Smethwick can be considered more ethnically diverse than the UK average. As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with residents of this area being 30% so.
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
In this area (Rolfe Street, Smethwick), 69% of the residents were born in England, which is significantly below the English average.
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||5|
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 B66 2AF
|Republic of Ireland||4|
|Europe (including European Union)||7|
|Middle East or Asia||32|
|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)||32|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||24|
|Looking After Home or Family||12|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||19|
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.||4|
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||8|
|Accommodation and Food||5|
|Information and Communication||4|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||8|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||2|
|Public Administration and Defence||3|
|HealthInc. Social Work||16|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||5|
Rolfe Street, Smethwick, B66 2AF is within the Smethwick Town policing neighbourhood, under the West Midlands Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In April 2022, 1 crime was reported within 1 mile of B66 2AF.
|Crime:||Click here to view 1 crime committed near Rolfe Street|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to B66 2AF. 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 B66 2AF.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Rolfe Street, Smethwick, B66 2AF. The nearest railway station is Smethwick Rolfe Street, approximately < 50 yards away.
|Smethwick Rolfe Street||< 50 yards|
|Smethwick Galton Bridge||0.6 miles|
|The Hawthorns||0.7 miles|
|Langley Green||1.5 miles|
|Sandwell & Dudley||1.9 miles|
|Jewellery Quarter||2.5 miles|
|Rowley Regis||2.9 miles|
|Hamstead (Birmingham)||3 miles|
|Five Ways||3 miles|
|Birmingham Snow Hill||3.1 miles|
|Perry Barr||3.2 miles|
|Birmingham New Street||3.3 miles|
|University (Birmingham)||3.4 miles|
|Birmingham Moor Street||3.5 miles|
|Witton (West Midlands)||3.8 miles|
|Dudley Port||3.9 miles|
|Tame Bridge Parkway||3.9 miles|
|Old Hill||4 miles|
|Selly Oak||4 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Rolfe Street, Smethwick, B66 2AF. The nearest is Galton Valley Primary School, approximately 530 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Galton Valley Primary School||530 yards||
|Crocketts Community Primary School||620 yards||
|Devonshire Infant Academy||0.5 miles||
|Devonshire Junior Academy||0.5 miles||
|St Philip's Catholic Primary School||0.5 miles||
|Victoria Park Primary||0.5 miles||
|St Matthew's CofE Primary School||0.7 miles||
|Wattville Primary School||0.8 miles||
|Uplands Manor Primary School and Nursery||0.8 miles||
|Shireland Technology Primary School||0.9 miles|
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Rolfe Street, Smethwick, B66 2AF. The nearest is The Regis Academy, approximately 290 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|The Regis Academy||290 yards|
|Holly Lodge High School College of Science||0.8 miles||
|Sandwell Academy||0.8 miles||
|Shireland Collegiate Academy||0.9 miles||
|Holyhead School||1.2 miles||
|Bristnall Hall Academy||1.3 miles||
|V.A.S.E Academy||1.3 miles|
|George Dixon Academy||1.5 miles||
|Q3 Academy Langley||1.5 miles||
|St John Wall Catholic School||1.6 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Rolfe Street, Smethwick, B66 2AF. The nearest is The Smethwick Medical Centre, approximately 260 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|The Smethwick Medical Centre||260 yards|
|Hawthorns Medical Centre||680 yards|
|Dr B P Choudhary And Dr R Choudhary||740 yards|
|Lodge Road Surgery||0.6 miles|
|Norvic Family Practice||0.6 miles|
|Victoria Health Centre||0.6 miles|
|St Paul's Medical Practice||0.8 miles|
|Cape Hill Medical Centre||0.9 miles|
|Bearwood Road Surgery||1 mile|
|Modality St James||1 mile|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Rolfe Street, Smethwick, B66 2AF. The nearest is Smethwick Dental Practice, approximately 230 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Smethwick Dental Practice||230 yards|
|BCHC - Special Care||0.6 miles|
|West Park Dental Care||0.7 miles|
|Capehill Dental Practice||0.8 miles|
|MS N KAUR||1 mile|
|Queens Head Dental Surgery||1.1 miles|
|Central Ortho||1.1 miles|
|Dental Surgery||1.1 miles|
|City Dental Practice||1.3 miles|
|Brown Dental Surgery||1.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Rolfe Street, Smethwick, B66 2AF. The nearest is Beverley House, approximately 1.5 miles away.
|Beverley House||1.5 miles|
|Mary Seacole House||1.6 miles|
|City Hospital||1.7 miles|
|City Hospital Birmingham (Alliance Medical Scanning)||1.7 miles|
|Woodbourne Priory Hospital||1.8 miles|
|Edward Street Day Hospital||2 miles|
|Edward Street Hospital||2 miles|
|Hallam Street Hospital||2.3 miles|
|Sandwell District General Hospital||2.3 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Rolfe Street, Smethwick, B66 2AF. The nearest is Express Vision Care, approximately 310 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.