Area Information for Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6DH

Frederick Road in Aston is in the West Midlands region of England. The postcode is within the Aston ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Birmingham, Ladywood. This page combines information for the address Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6DH, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of B6 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.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Birmingham
Ward Aston
Constituency Birmingham, Ladywood
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 Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6DH:

Bevington Road, Birmingham, B6 6HU
Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6DJ
Bevington Road, Birmingham, B6 6HT
Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6BP
Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6DG
Ettington Road, Birmingham, B6 6ET

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about B6 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6DH 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

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 Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham consists predominantly of terraced housing, which is common in suburban and inner-city areas. 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 7
Semi-Detached 18
Terraced 69
Flat (Purpose-Built) 3
Flat (Converted) 3
Residence in Commercial Building 5
Total 105
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham contains a higher than average level of social housing - 31% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 27
Owned with Mortgage 26
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 6
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 26
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 16
Rented: Other 2
Rent Free 1
Total 104

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 11
Two People 19
Three People 12
Four People 13
Five People 18
Six People 19
Seven People 7
8+ People 5
Total 104

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 4
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 17
C2 - Skilled manual workers 8
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 50
Total 79

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 Birmingham, Ladywood constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 48% male.

Male 209
Female 224
Total 433

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

The area around B6 6DH has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 33% of the resident population). This is commonly seen in suburban neighbourhoods, and sometiems in areas of high social housing.

Age Groups
0-4 54
5-7 31
8-9 13
10-14 40
15 6
16-17 14
18-19 17
20-24 36
25-29 39
30-44 87
45-59 46
60-64 8
65-74 20
75-84 20
85-89 1
90+ 1
Total 433

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode B6 6DH 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 83
Married 165
Divorced 7
Separated 10
Widowed 24
Same Sex 0
Total 289

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 207
Good 129
Fair 68
Bad 23
Very Bad 6
Total 433

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Frederick Road and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 46% 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) 25
Apprenticeship 1
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 20
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 31
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 42
No GCSEs or Equivalent 133
Other 37
Total 289

Ethnic Group Embed This

Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham 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 2% 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.

Ethnic Group
White 8
Mixed Ethnicity 2
Indian 2
Pakistani 183
Bangladeshi 179
Other Asian 3
Black African 22
Black Caribbean 21
Other Black/African/Caribbean 9
Other 4
Total 433

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham), 54% 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
England 232
Wales 0
Scotland 0
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 0
European Union 3
Other 198
Total 433

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 B6 6DH

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 352
Republic of Ireland 1
Europe (including European Union) 13
African Countries 7
Middle East or Asia 39
North America or Caribbean 2
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 24

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 40
No Religion 3
Buddhist 1
Hindu 1
Jewish 0
Muslim 362
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 26
Total 433

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 35
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 45
Self Employed 12
Unemployed 35
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 40
Retired 18
Looking After Home or Family 36
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 14
Other 32
Total 267

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 7
Construction 3
RetailInc. Wholesale 10
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 9
Accommodation and Food 18
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 4
Real Estate 3
Administration 4
Public Administration and Defence 5
Education 13
HealthInc. Social Work 18
Total 94

Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6DH is within the Aston policing neighbourhood, under the West Midlands Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In November 2020, 174 crimes were reported within half a mile of B6 6DH.

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Crime: Click here to view 174 crimes committed near Frederick Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Aston
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Below are the details of the closest services to Aston. 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 B6 6DH.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6DH. The nearest railway station is Witton (West Midlands), approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Witton (West Midlands) 0.6 miles
Aston 0.6 miles
Perry Barr 1.1 miles
Duddeston 1.2 miles
Jewellery Quarter 1.5 miles
Birmingham Snow Hill 1.5 miles
Gravelly Hill 1.6 miles
Birmingham Moor Street 1.7 miles
Birmingham New Street 1.8 miles
Adderley Park 1.9 miles
Bordesley 2.2 miles
Five Ways 2.5 miles
Hamstead (Birmingham) 2.6 miles
Erdington 2.6 miles
Small Heath 3 miles
Chester Road 3.2 miles
The Hawthorns 3.3 miles
Stechford 3.4 miles
Smethwick Rolfe Street 3.6 miles
Wylde Green 3.7 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6DH. The nearest is Aston Tower Community Primary School, approximately 410 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Aston Tower Community Primary School 410 yards
Mansfield Green E-ACT Academy 500 yards
Prince Albert Junior and Infant School 500 yards
Manor Park Primary Academy 700 yards
Yew Tree Community Junior and Infant School (NC) half a mile
Birchfield Primary School 0.7 miles
Lozells Junior and Infant School and Nursery 0.7 miles
Chilwell Croft Academy 0.7 miles
Sacred Heart Catholic School 0.7 miles
Cromwell Junior and Infant School 0.8 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6DH. The nearest is King Edward VI Aston School, approximately 80 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
King Edward VI Aston School 80 yards
Eden Boys' Leadership Academy, Birmingham East 480 yards  
Aston Manor Academy 0.6 miles
Holte School 0.7 miles
Broadway Academy 0.7 miles
Aston University Engineering Academy 1 mile
Nishkam High School 1 mile
Eden Boys' School, Birmingham 1.1 miles
Heartlands Academy 1.2 miles
Birmingham Ormiston Academy 1.4 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6DH. The nearest is Victoria Road Medical Centre, approximately 230 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 Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6DH. The nearest is BCHC - Special Care, approximately 640 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 Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6DH. The nearest is Optegra Eye Hospital Birmingham, approximately 1.2 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Optegra Eye Hospital Birmingham 1.2 miles
Birmingham Children's Hospital 1.3 miles
Birmingham Children's Hospital 1.4 miles
Eden Unit 1.7 miles
Forward House 1.7 miles
Endeavour Court 1.9 miles
Reservoir Court 1.9 miles
Ashcroft 2 miles
Mary Seacole House 2 miles
City Hospital 2.2 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6DH. The nearest is Roots Opticians, approximately 610 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Roots Opticians 610 yards
Cox Opticians 760 yards
Mahendra Mohanlal Davda 820 yards
Shah-Jallal Opticians 0.5 miles
Syed Hassan Abbas Abdi 0.6 miles
Gallery Opticians 0.7 miles
NVision Eyecare 0.7 miles
Focus Eye Clinic 0.8 miles
20-20 Vision 1 mile
Specs Direct 1 mile

* 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 B6 6DH

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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 5 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 42.3Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 100Mbps
Average Upload Speed 6.2Mbps
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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