Area Information for Nechells Park Road, Birmingham, B7 5PR

Nechells Park Road in Birmingham is in the West Midlands region of England. The postcode is within the Nechells ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Birmingham, Ladywood. This page combines information for the address Nechells Park Road, Birmingham, B7 5PR, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of B7 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 B7 5PR.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Birmingham
Ward Nechells
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 Nechells Park Road, Birmingham, B7 5PR:

Cheatham Street, Birmingham, B7 5PS
Nechells Park Road, Birmingham, B7 5NH
Showells Gardens, Birmingham, B7 5NJ
Trevor Street West, Birmingham, B7 5RL
Johnson Street, Birmingham, B7 5PX
Cranemoor Close, Birmingham, B7 5NF

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about B7 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Nechells Park Road, Birmingham, B7 5PR 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 6 property sales in Nechells Park 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 Nechells Park 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 15
Semi-Detached 23
Terraced 76
Flat (Purpose-Built) 21
Flat (Converted) 2
Total 137
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

The area containing Nechells Park Road, Birmingham contains a higher than average level of social housing - 42% of household spaces. This contrasts with the national average of just over 18%.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 26
Owned with Mortgage 33
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 49
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 5
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 10
Rented: Other 1
Rent Free 4
Total 128

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 43
Two People 32
Three People 16
Four People 18
Five People 12
Six People 5
Seven People 1
8+ People 1
Total 128

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 21
C2 - Skilled manual workers 22
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 46
Total 93

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 163
Female 169
Total 332

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 30
5-7 16
8-9 14
10-14 23
15 1
16-17 6
18-19 8
20-24 18
25-29 28
30-44 82
45-59 48
60-64 11
65-74 25
75-84 17
85-89 4
90+ 1
Total 332

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode B7 5PR 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 107
Married 87
Divorced 24
Separated 9
Widowed 19
Same Sex 2
Total 248

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 130
Good 117
Fair 64
Bad 17
Very Bad 4
Total 332

Education & Qualifications Embed This Back to Top

Nechells Park Road and surrounding area has a larger than average concentration of residents have no qualifications - 47% 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) 23
Apprenticeship 5
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 18
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 29
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 26
No GCSEs or Equivalent 117
Other 30
Total 248

Ethnic Group Embed This

Nechells Park 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 38% 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 126
Mixed Ethnicity 24
Indian 3
Pakistani 41
Bangladeshi 4
Chinese 31
Other Asian 11
Black African 16
Black Caribbean 38
Other Black/African/Caribbean 31
Other 7
Total 332

Country of Birth Embed This Back to Top

In this area (Nechells Park Road, Birmingham), 68% 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 227
Wales 4
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 2
Republic of Ireland 8
European Union 4
Other 86
Total 332

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 B7 5PR

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 231
Republic of Ireland 7
Europe (including European Union) 10
African Countries 3
Middle East or Asia 15
North America or Caribbean 2
Central America 0
South America 1
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 66

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 157
No Religion 54
Buddhist 0
Hindu 9
Jewish 0
Muslim 78
Sikh 0
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 34
Total 332

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 68
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 27
Self Employed 11
Unemployed 26
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 22
Retired 31
Looking After Home or Family 16
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 13
Other 12
Total 226

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 12
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 1
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 6
RetailInc. Wholesale 15
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 7
Accommodation and Food 22
Information and Communication 1
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 8
Real Estate 1
Professional, Scientific and Technical 4
Administration 6
Public Administration and Defence 8
Education 5
HealthInc. Social Work 12
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 1
Total 111

Nechells Park Road, Birmingham, B7 5PR is within the Nechells policing neighbourhood, under the West Midlands Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In February 2021, 56 crimes were reported within half a mile of B7 5PR.

Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 56 crimes committed near Nechells Park Road
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Below are the details of the closest services to B7 5PR. 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 B7 5PR.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Nechells Park Road, Birmingham, B7 5PR. The nearest railway station is Aston, approximately half a mile away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Aston half a mile
Duddeston 0.7 miles
Adderley Park 1.2 miles
Witton (West Midlands) 1.2 miles
Gravelly Hill 1.3 miles
Birmingham Moor Street 1.7 miles
Birmingham Snow Hill 1.7 miles
Bordesley 1.9 miles
Perry Barr 1.9 miles
Birmingham New Street 1.9 miles
Jewellery Quarter 2 miles
Erdington 2.4 miles
Small Heath 2.4 miles
Stechford 2.6 miles
Five Ways 2.7 miles
Chester Road 3 miles
Tyseley 3.3 miles
Hamstead (Birmingham) 3.4 miles
Wylde Green 3.6 miles
Lea Hall 3.6 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Nechells Park Road, Birmingham, B7 5PR. The nearest is St Clement's Church of England Academy, approximately 210 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
St Clement's Church of England Academy 210 yards
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School 530 yards
Cromwell Junior and Infant School 700 yards
Nechells Primary E-ACT Academy 730 yards
Manor Park Primary Academy 0.6 miles
St Saviour's C of E Primary School 0.6 miles
St Matthew's CofE Primary School 0.8 miles
Leigh Primary School 0.8 miles
Aston Tower Community Primary School 0.8 miles
Highfield Junior and Infant School 0.8 miles

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Nechells Park Road, Birmingham, B7 5PR. The nearest is The Wisdom Academy, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
The Wisdom Academy 0.6 miles  
Titan Aston Academy 0.7 miles
Heartlands Academy 0.8 miles
King Edward VI Aston School 0.8 miles
Aston Manor Academy 1 mile
Aston University Engineering Academy 1 mile
Rockwood Academy 1.1 miles
Eden Boys' Leadership Academy, Birmingham East 1.1 miles  
Birmingham Independent College 1.3 miles  
Bordesley Green Girls' School & Sixth Form 1.3 miles

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Nechells Park Road, Birmingham, B7 5PR. The nearest is The St.Clements Surgery, approximately < 50 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 Nechells Park Road, Birmingham, B7 5PR. The nearest is Nechells Dental Clinic, approximately 0.5 miles 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 Nechells Park Road, Birmingham, B7 5PR. 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 1.5 miles
Forward House 1.5 miles
Endeavour Court 1.8 miles
Reservoir Court 1.8 miles
Ardenleigh 1.9 miles
Tamarind Centre 2 miles
Heartlands Hospital 2 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Nechells Park Road, Birmingham, B7 5PR. The nearest is Focus Eye Clinic, approximately 0.5 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Focus Eye Clinic 0.5 miles
Costco 0.7 miles
Costco Opticians 0.7 miles
Sodha Optometrists 0.8 miles
Onkar Eye Care Opticians 0.9 miles
Euro Spex Opticians Ltd 0.9 miles
The I Clinic 1 mile
Home Eye Clinic Ltd 1.1 miles
Roots Opticians 1.2 miles
Syed Hassan Abbas Abdi 1.2 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 B7 5PR

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 18 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 192.3Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 1000Mbps
Average Upload Speed 12.3Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 20Mbps
Gigabit (1,000Mbps+) Internet 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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