Area Information for Bevington Road, Birmingham, B6 6HX

Bevington Road in Birmingham 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 Bevington Road, Birmingham, B6 6HX, 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.

For information about recent house sales in this postcode, please view our property sales page for B6 6HX.

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 Bevington Road, Birmingham, B6 6HX:

Bevington Road, Birmingham, B6 6HS
Whitehead Road, Birmingham, B6 6EN
Prestbury Road, Birmingham, B6 6EP
Whitehead Road, Birmingham, B6 6EL
Little Oaks Road, Birmingham, B6 6JX
Ettington Road, Birmingham, B6 6ES

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 Bevington Road, Birmingham, B6 6HX 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 Bevington 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 Bevington Road, 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 10
Semi-Detached 21
Terraced 58
Flat (Purpose-Built) 3
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 92
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area consists predominantly of housing where the property is owned outright - higher than the national average of just over 30%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 47
Owned with Mortgage 21
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 1
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 3
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 16
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 3
Total 92

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 12
Two People 12
Three People 15
Four People 12
Five People 11
Six People 17
Seven People 6
8+ People 7
Total 92

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 5
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 12
C2 - Skilled manual workers 11
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 47
Total 75

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 49% male.

Male 196
Female 206
Total 402

Age Groups Embed This Back to Top

The area around B6 6HX has a very large concentration of children that are under 16 (at 28% of the resident population). This is commonly seen in suburban neighbourhoods, and sometiems in areas of high social housing.

Age Groups
0-4 42
5-7 19
8-9 15
10-14 35
15 3
16-17 15
18-19 10
20-24 43
25-29 48
30-44 83
45-59 41
60-64 13
65-74 15
75-84 17
85-89 3
90+ 0
Total 402

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode B6 6HX 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 105
Married 154
Divorced 7
Separated 7
Widowed 15
Same Sex 0
Total 288

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 166
Good 141
Fair 55
Bad 27
Very Bad 13
Total 402

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Bevington Road and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 41% 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) 42
Apprenticeship 5
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 24
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 28
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 41
No GCSEs or Equivalent 118
Other 30
Total 288

Ethnic Group Embed This

Bevington Road, 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 3% 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 11
Mixed Ethnicity 5
Indian 15
Pakistani 225
Bangladeshi 88
Chinese 2
Other Asian 23
Black African 9
Black Caribbean 18
Other Black/African/Caribbean 6
Total 402

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Bevington Road, Birmingham), 56% 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 226
Wales 0
Scotland 0
Northern Ireland 0
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 1
Other 174
Total 402

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 6HX

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 322
Republic of Ireland 0
Europe (including European Union) 5
African Countries 2
Middle East or Asia 53
North America or Caribbean 0
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 28
No Religion 9
Buddhist 0
Hindu 9
Jewish 0
Muslim 334
Sikh 1
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 21
Total 402

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Aston ward showed a higher than average concentration of student residents - 17% of the resident population. On average, around 9.2% of census respondents were students. Male residents were slightly less likely than women to be students. The figures for students include both working and full-time studying students.

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 43
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 30
Self Employed 19
Unemployed 30
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 45
Retired 21
Looking After Home or Family 44
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 16
Other 20
Total 268

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
AgricultureInc. Forestry and Fishing 1
Manufacturing 6
RetailInc. Wholesale 16
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 16
Accommodation and Food 12
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 5
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 4
Administration 8
Public Administration and Defence 5
Education 5
HealthInc. Social Work 12
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 8
Total 99

Bevington Road, Birmingham, B6 6HX 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, 208 crimes were reported within half a mile of B6 6HX.

Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 208 crimes committed near Bevington Road
Neighbourhood Team Address Aston
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Below are the details of the closest services to B6 6HX. 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 6HX.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Bevington Road, Birmingham, B6 6HX. The nearest railway station is Witton (West Midlands), approximately 830 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Witton (West Midlands) 830 yards
Aston 0.7 miles
Perry Barr 0.9 miles
Duddeston 1.4 miles
Jewellery Quarter 1.5 miles
Birmingham Snow Hill 1.6 miles
Gravelly Hill 1.6 miles
Birmingham Moor Street 1.9 miles
Birmingham New Street 2 miles
Adderley Park 2.1 miles
Bordesley 2.4 miles
Hamstead (Birmingham) 2.4 miles
Erdington 2.6 miles
Five Ways 2.6 miles
Chester Road 3.1 miles
The Hawthorns 3.2 miles
Small Heath 3.2 miles
Smethwick Rolfe Street 3.5 miles
Stechford 3.6 miles
Wylde Green 3.7 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Bevington Road, Birmingham, B6 6HX. The nearest is Mansfield Green E-ACT Academy, approximately 410 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Mansfield Green E-ACT Academy 410 yards
Prince Albert Junior and Infant School 410 yards
Yew Tree Community Junior and Infant School (NC) 700 yards
Aston Tower Community Primary School 710 yards
Manor Park Primary Academy half a mile
Birchfield Primary School half a mile
Sacred Heart Catholic School 0.6 miles
Canterbury Cross Primary School 0.6 miles
Lozells Junior and Infant School and Nursery 0.7 miles
Deykin Avenue Junior and Infant School 0.8 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Bevington Road, Birmingham, B6 6HX. The nearest is King Edward VI Aston School, approximately 380 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
King Edward VI Aston School 380 yards
Eden Boys' Leadership Academy, Birmingham East 420 yards  
Broadway Academy 0.6 miles
Holte School 0.6 miles
Aston Manor Academy 0.7 miles
Eden Boys' School, Birmingham 0.9 miles
Nishkam High School 1.1 miles
Aston University Engineering Academy 1.2 miles
Heartlands Academy 1.3 miles
King Edward VI Handsworth School 1.5 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Bevington Road, Birmingham, B6 6HX. The nearest is Al-Shafa Medical Centre, approximately 210 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 Bevington Road, Birmingham, B6 6HX. The nearest is BCHC - Special Care, approximately 310 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 Bevington Road, Birmingham, B6 6HX. The nearest is Optegra Eye Hospital Birmingham, approximately 1.3 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Optegra Eye Hospital Birmingham 1.3 miles
Birmingham Children's Hospital 1.5 miles
Birmingham Children's Hospital 1.5 miles
Eden Unit 1.7 miles
Forward House 1.7 miles
Endeavour Court 1.8 miles
Reservoir Court 1.8 miles
Ashcroft 2 miles
Mary Seacole House 2 miles
City Hospital 2.2 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Bevington Road, Birmingham, B6 6HX. The nearest is Roots Opticians, approximately 270 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Roots Opticians 270 yards
Mahendra Mohanlal Davda 500 yards
Shah-Jallal Opticians 640 yards
Cox Opticians 720 yards
Syed Hassan Abbas Abdi 780 yards
NVision Eyecare 0.6 miles
Gallery Opticians 0.7 miles
Eyes & Vision 0.9 miles
20-20 Vision 0.9 miles
Specs Direct 0.9 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 B6 6HX

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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 10 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 82.5Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 350Mbps
Average Upload Speed 8.1Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
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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