Area Information for Chestnut Close, Solihull, B92 7DS

Chestnut Close in Solihull is in the West Midlands region of England. The postcode is within the Olton ward/electoral division, which is in the constituency of Solihull. This page combines information for the address Chestnut Close, Solihull, B92 7DS, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. If you wish, you can also view information for the whole of B92 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 B92 7DS.

Basic Information

Area Type Urban
Local Authority Solihull
Ward Olton
Constituency Solihull
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 Chestnut Close, Solihull, B92 7DS:

Kineton Green Road, Solihull, B92 7EG
St Bernards Road, Solihull, B92 7DF
Kineton Green Road, Solihull, B92 7EF
St Bernards Road, Solihull, B92 7EN
Kineton Green Road, Solihull, B92 7DT
Loxley Square, Solihull, B92 7DW

Alternatively, click here to view demographic information about B92 as a whole.

About the Demographic Information

The information on housing, people, culture, employment and education that is displayed about Chestnut Close, Solihull, B92 7DS 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 16 property sales in Chestnut Close 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 Chestnut Close, Solihull consists predominantly of detached housing, a strong indicator of affluence. 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 71
Semi-Detached 45
Terraced 15
Flat (Purpose-Built) 2
Flat (Converted) 0
Total 133
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Housing Tenure Embed This Back to Top

This area contains a mixture of housing tenures, as detailed below. Across the UK, an average of 30.6% of household spaces were owned outright, 32.9% were mortgaged, 18.2% were social housing, and 16.3% were privately rented at the last census.

Housing Tenure
Owned Outright 55
Owned with Mortgage 62
Shared Ownership 0
Rented: From Council 0
Rented: Other Social inc. charities and housing associations 0
Rented: Private Landlord inc. letting agents 10
Rent Free 1
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 26
Two People 46
Three People 21
Four People 29
Five People 2
Six People 3
Seven People 0
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 36
C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions 32
C2 - Skilled manual workers 13
DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers 8
Total 89

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 Solihull constituency is broadly in line with those figures, with 52% male.

Gender
Male 172
Female 161
Total 333

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 21
5-7 17
8-9 7
10-14 20
15 3
16-17 9
18-19 3
20-24 12
25-29 12
30-44 72
45-59 73
60-64 21
65-74 35
75-84 20
85-89 8
90+ 0
Total 333

Relationship Status Embed This Back to Top

The postcode B92 7DS 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 56
Married 166
Divorced 13
Separated 5
Widowed 21
Same Sex 4
Total 265

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.

Health
Very Good 173
Good 107
Fair 42
Bad 10
Very Bad 1
Total 333

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) 100
Apprenticeship 7
HNC, HND or 2+ A Levels 30
5+ GCSEs, an A-Level or 1-2 AS Levels 43
1-4 GCSEs or Equivalent 33
No GCSEs or Equivalent 47
Other 5
Total 265

Ethnic Group Embed This

As whole, the UK population claims itself as approximately 86% white, with this area being 83% 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.

Ethnic Group
White 276
Mixed Ethnicity 5
Indian 29
Pakistani 13
Bangladeshi 3
Other Asian 5
Black Caribbean 2
Total 333

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
England 290
Wales 6
Scotland 4
Northern Ireland 1
Republic of Ireland 1
European Union 2
Other 29
Total 333

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 B92 7DS

Passport(s) Held
United Kingdom 298
Republic of Ireland 1
Europe (including European Union) 0
African Countries 2
Middle East or Asia 11
North America or Caribbean 0
Central America 0
South America 0
Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and nearby islands) 0
None 27

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.

Religion
Christian 211
No Religion 50
Buddhist 0
Hindu 25
Jewish 0
Muslim 21
Sikh 1
Other Religion 0
Not Stated 25
Total 333

Economic Activity Embed This

This address within the Olton ward showed a higher than average concentration of retired residents - 21% of the resident population. On average, around 13.8% of census respondents were retired. While the UK has an aging population, less residents over 65 are choosing to retire than previously. Between the 2001 and 2011 census, the number of economically active 65-74 year olds almost doubled to 8.7% - an increase of some 413,000 people.

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 90
Part-Time Employee (defined as 30 hours or less per week) 28
Self Employed 32
Unemployed 6
Full-Time Student (with or without job) 21
Retired 49
Looking After Home or Family 7
Long-Term Sick or Disabled 2
Other 2
Total 237

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 12
Energy SupplyInc. Electric, Gas, Steam, Air Conditioning etc. 2
Water SupplyInc. Sewage and Waste Management 1
Construction 12
RetailInc. Wholesale 21
TransportationInc. Storage and Logistics 7
Accommodation and Food 2
Information and Communication 11
Financial ServicesInc. Insurance 8
Real Estate 2
Professional, Scientific and Technical 13
Administration 2
Public Administration and Defence 15
Education 18
HealthInc. Social Work 18
OtherInc. Arts, Recreation etc. 8
Total 152

Chestnut Close, Solihull, B92 7DS is within the LEOS policing neighbourhood, under the West Midlands Police force area. For non-urgent queries, contact 101. For emergency assistance, please contact 999. In September 2019, 30 crimes were reported within half a mile of B92 7DS.


Neighbourhood Team

Crime: Click here to view 30 crimes committed near Chestnut Close
Neighbourhood Team Address LEOS
Force Website: https://www.west-midlands.police.uk

Data courtesy of police.uk. See our Data Sources page for more information.

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Below are the details of the closest services to B92 7DS. 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 B92 7DS.

Nearest Railway Stations

Listed here are the 20 closest railway stations to Chestnut Close, Solihull, B92 7DS. The nearest railway station is Olton, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Olton 0.6 miles
Acocks Green 1.3 miles
Spring Road 1.4 miles
Hall Green 1.5 miles
Solihull 1.5 miles
Yardley Wood 2 miles
Tyseley 2 miles
Shirley 2.4 miles
Widney Manor 2.9 miles
Small Heath 3 miles
Whitlocks End 3.2 miles
Marston Green 3.4 miles
Lea Hall 3.6 miles
Stechford 3.7 miles
Birmingham International 3.8 miles
Bordesley 4 miles
Adderley Park 4 miles
Wythall 4.2 miles
Duddeston 4.7 miles
Hampton-in-Arden 4.7 miles

Nearest Primary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest primary schools to Chestnut Close, Solihull, B92 7DS. The nearest is Our Lady of Compassion Catholic Primary School, approximately 150 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Our Lady of Compassion Catholic Primary School 150 yards
    
Kineton Green Primary School 640 yards
    
Severne Junior Infant and Nursery School 850 yards
    
Langley Primary School half a mile
    
Oak Cottage Primary School 0.6 miles
    
The Oaklands Primary School 0.8 miles
    
Lakey Lane Junior and Infant School 0.8 miles
    
St Margaret's Church of England Primary School 0.9 miles
    
Robin Hood Academy 1 mile
    
Streetsbrook Infant and Early Years Academy 1.1 miles
    

Nearest Secondary Schools

Listed here are the 10 closest secondary schools to Chestnut Close, Solihull, B92 7DS. The nearest is Langley School, approximately 440 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance* Ofsted Rating
Langley School 440 yards
    
Archbishop Ilsley Catholic School 1 mile  
Ninestiles, an Academy 1.1 miles
    
Lyndon School 1.4 miles
    
Lode Heath School 1.4 miles
    
Hall Green School 1.6 miles
    
Alderbrook School 1.9 miles
    
Tudor Grange Academy, Solihull 2 miles
    
St Peter's Catholic School 2 miles
    
Yardleys School 2.1 miles
    

Nearest Doctor's Surgeries/GP Practices

Listed here are the 10 closest GPs (General Practitioners) to Chestnut Close, Solihull, B92 7DS. The nearest is Swanswell Medical Centre, approximately 420 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 Chestnut Close, Solihull, B92 7DS. The nearest is Dovehouse Dentistry, approximately 0.6 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 Chestnut Close, Solihull, B92 7DS. The nearest is Hertford House, approximately 860 yards away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Hertford House 860 yards
Solihull Hospital 1.8 miles
Spire Parkway Hospital 2.1 miles
Zinnia Centre 2.7 miles
Grove Avenue 3.1 miles
Tamarind Centre 3.3 miles
Heartlands Hospital 3.5 miles
Juniper Centre 3.6 miles
Moseley Hall Hospital 3.6 miles
Brooklands Hospital 3.9 miles

Nearest Opticians

Listed here are the 10 closest opticians to Chestnut Close, Solihull, B92 7DS. The nearest is Walford & Round, approximately 0.6 miles away.

Name Approximate Distance*
Walford & Round 0.6 miles
Visioncraft (UK) Ltd 0.8 miles
Banks Opticians 1.1 miles
New Image Opticians 1.1 miles
Boots-Acocks Green 1.1 miles
Optical Eye Lusions 1.2 miles
Alan Tyler Opticians 1.2 miles
Eye Specialist Opticians 1.4 miles
Complete Community Care 1.4 miles
Boots-Birmingham- Shirley 1.4 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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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 8 reported internet connections.

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Average Download Speed 82.3Mbps
Maximum Download Speed Reported 200Mbps
Average Upload Speed 5.4Mbps
Maximum Upload Speed Reported 12Mbps
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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