Area Information for Old Chapel Road, Smethwick, B67 6JA
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About the Demographic Information
The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Old Chapel Road, Smethwick, B67 6JA 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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We have found 20 property sales in Old Chapel 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 Old Chapel Road, Smethwick 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 Tenure Embed This Back to Top
The area containing Old Chapel Road, Smethwick contains a higher than average level of social housing - 37% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.
|Owned with Mortgage||24|
|Rented: From Council||39|
|Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations||2|
|Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents||15|
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||8|
|C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions||18|
|C2 - Skilled manual workers||20|
|DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers||34|
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 48% 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 B67 6JA 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.
Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top
Old Chapel Road and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 43% 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)||26|
|HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels||19|
|5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels||26|
|1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent||25|
|No GCSEs or Equivalent||92|
Ethnic Group Embed This
As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 74% 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.
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|
|Republic of Ireland||2|
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 B67 6JA
|Republic of Ireland||1|
|Europe (including European Union)||11|
|Middle East or Asia||5|
|North America or Caribbean||1|
|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)||24|
|Full-Time Student (with or without job)||18|
|Looking After Home or Family||15|
|Long-Term Sick or Disabled||14|
Employment Industry Embed This Back to Top
This data is based on resident aged 16-74 on census day 2011, who were in employment.
|TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics||8|
|Accommodation and Food||5|
|Information and Communication||1|
|Financial ServicesInc. Insurance||2|
|Professional, Scientific and Technical||5|
|Public Administration and Defence||5|
|HealthInc. Social Work||9|
|OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc.||8|
Old Chapel Road, Smethwick, B67 6JA 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 November 2020, 136 crimes were reported within half a mile of B67 6JA.
|Crime:||Click here to view 136 crimes committed near Old Chapel Road|
|Neighbourhood Team Address||
Below are the details of the closest services to B67 6JA. 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 B67 6JA.
Nearest Railway Stations
Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Old Chapel Road, Smethwick, B67 6JA. The nearest railway station is Smethwick Rolfe Street, approximately 0.8 miles away.
|Smethwick Rolfe Street||0.8 miles|
|Smethwick Galton Bridge||1.2 miles|
|Langley Green||1.4 miles|
|The Hawthorns||1.4 miles|
|Sandwell & Dudley||2.3 miles|
|Rowley Regis||2.5 miles|
|Jewellery Quarter||2.6 miles|
|Five Ways||2.8 miles|
|University (Birmingham)||2.8 miles|
|Birmingham Snow Hill||3.1 miles|
|Birmingham New Street||3.2 miles|
|Selly Oak||3.4 miles|
|Birmingham Moor Street||3.5 miles|
|Old Hill||3.6 miles|
|Hamstead (Birmingham)||3.7 miles|
|Perry Barr||3.7 miles|
|Dudley Port||4.2 miles|
|Witton (West Midlands)||4.2 miles|
Nearest Primary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Old Chapel Road, Smethwick, B67 6JA. The nearest is Uplands Manor Primary School, approximately 200 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Uplands Manor Primary School||200 yards||
|Crocketts Community Primary School||740 yards||
|Shireland Technology Primary School||750 yards|
|Annie Lennard Primary School||0.5 miles||
|Bearwood Primary School||0.5 miles||
|Abbey Infant School||0.6 miles||
|Devonshire Infant Academy||0.6 miles||
|Devonshire Junior Academy||0.6 miles||
|St Gregory's Catholic Primary School||0.6 miles||
|Victoria Park Primary||0.6 miles||
Nearest Secondary Schools
Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Old Chapel Road, Smethwick, B67 6JA. The nearest is Shireland Collegiate Academy, approximately 720 yards away.
|Name||Approximate Distance*||Ofsted Rating|
|Shireland Collegiate Academy||720 yards||
|Bristnall Hall Academy||0.8 miles||
|George Dixon Academy||1 mile||
|Lordswood Boys' School||1 mile||
|Holly Lodge High School College of Science||1.1 miles||
|Q3 Academy Langley||1.1 miles||
|Lordswood Girls' School and Sixth Form Centre||1.2 miles||
|Oldbury Academy||1.6 miles||
|St Paul's School for Girls||1.6 miles||
|Sandwell Academy||1.6 miles||
Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices
Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Old Chapel Road, Smethwick, B67 6JA. The nearest is Bearwood Road Surgery, approximately 540 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Bearwood Road Surgery||540 yards|
|Dr B P Choudhary And Dr R Choudhary||650 yards|
|Bearwood Medical Centre||0.6 miles|
|Norvic Family Practice||0.7 miles|
|Norvic Family Practice||0.7 miles|
|Victoria Health Centre||0.7 miles|
|The Smethwick Medical Centre||0.7 miles|
|Cape Hill Medical Centre||0.9 miles|
|Warley Road Surgery||0.9 miles|
|City Health Centre||0.9 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest dentists to Old Chapel Road, Smethwick, B67 6JA. The nearest is Central Ortho, approximately 710 yards away. Please consult the NHS Choices website to check if the facility is currently accepting new NHS patients.
|Central Ortho||710 yards|
|Waterloo Dental Surgery||0.5 miles|
|Capehill Dental Practice||0.6 miles|
|Shires Dental Practice||0.6 miles|
|BCHC - Special Care||0.7 miles|
|Sandon Dental Practice||0.7 miles|
|Smethwick Dental Practice||0.8 miles|
|Queens Head Dental Surgery||0.8 miles|
|Complete Dental - Bearwood||0.9 miles|
|West Park Dental Care||1 mile|
Listed here are the 10 closest hospitals to Old Chapel Road, Smethwick, B67 6JA. The nearest is Beverley House, approximately 0.9 miles away.
|Beverley House||0.9 miles|
|Woodbourne Priory Hospital||1.2 miles|
|City Hospital||1.8 miles|
|City Hospital Birmingham (Alliance Medical Scanning)||1.8 miles|
|Mary Seacole House||1.9 miles|
|The Westbourne Centre||2.5 miles|
|Edward Street Day Hospital||2.6 miles|
|Edward Street Hospital||2.6 miles|
|Birmingham Women's Hospital||2.6 miles|
Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Old Chapel Road, Smethwick, B67 6JA. The nearest is Vineys Opticians, approximately half a mile away.
|Vineys Opticians||half a mile|
|Spectrum Opticians||0.5 miles|
|Eyeland Opticians||0.6 miles|
|Bainbridge Optometrists||0.7 miles|
|Cape Opticians||0.7 miles|
|Eyecare Mobile Opticians Ltd||0.8 miles|
|The Vision Centre||0.8 miles|
|Scrivens Ltd||0.8 miles|
|Express Vision Care||0.8 miles|
|Avmal Eyewear||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 B67 6JA
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 24 reported internet connections.
|Average Download Speed||73.7Mbps|
|Maximum Download Speed Reported||350Mbps|
|Average Upload Speed||5.1Mbps|
|Maximum Upload Speed Reported||10Mbps|
|Ultrafast (300Mbps+) Broadband Available||Yes|
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