B21 8BT

a primarily residential postcode in Birmingham

B21 8BT Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5132 / 52°30'47"N

Longitude: -1.9449 / 1°56'41"W

OS Eastings: 403839

OS Northings: 290587

OS Grid: SP038905

Mapcode National: GBR 2PW.CZ

Mapcode Global: VH9YW.73P7

Open Location Code: 9C4WG374+73

Geographic coordinates are the approximate centre of the area covered by B21 8BT, and are not necessarily those of any specific postal address within it.

Uplands Road, Handsworth, Birmingham B21 8BT

Summary

B21 8BT is a primarily residential postcode in Birmingham. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax bands are A and B. Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £39,440 to £164,877 with an average of £110,465. Housing types are typically terraced (including end of terrace). None of the houses sold since 1995 have been new builds.

The average commercial rateable value is £2,850. The most common recorded business type is Shop.

Birmingham is a city, which had a population of 1,085,810 in the 2011 census.

In the 2011 census, there were 170 people resident in B21 8BT, of which 83 were male and 87 were female. This also includes overnight visitors at domestic properties, and residents of non-domestic properties such as hotels, prisons and halls of residence.

B21 8BT is in the Birmingham travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Heart of Birmingham Teaching Primary Care Trust.

B21 8BT has a Healthy Living Index of 7/10 (High).

B21 8BT has a Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index of 7/10 (High), and an Area Retail Diversity Index of 10/10 (Very high). Supermarkets near B21 8BT include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Costcutter, Farmfoods, Iceland, Lidl, Morrisons and Tesco. (Source: Open Streetmap)

B21 8BT is approximately 147m (482ft) above sea level.

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of B21 8BT are represented at different levels of local, regional and national government by elected representatives. Where known, these are shown here.

Note: This data is updated approximately monthly, and may not necessarily take account of the results of any elections held recently.

Metropolitan District

Birmingham City Council

Ward

Handsworth Wood

Councillors

Paulette Hamilton (Labour)
Gurdial Singh Atwal (Labour)
Narinder Kaur Kooner (Labour)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Birmingham, Perry Barr

MP

Mr Khalid Mahmood (Labour)

European Parliament

European Region

West Midlands

MEPs

Jill Seymour (UKIP)
Neena Gill CBE (Labour)
Dan Dalton (Conservative)
James Carver ()
SiƓn Simon (Labour)
Anthea McIntyre (Conservative)
Bill Etheridge ()

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for B21 8BT.

Full fibre availability
0%
Ultrafast broadband availability
100%
Superfast broadband availability
0%
Premises unable to receive 30Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 10Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 5Mbits/s
0%
Premises unable to receive 2Mbits/s
0%
Premises below Universal Service Obligation
0%
  • Definitions
  • Ultrafast: 300Mbit/s or greater
  • Superfast: 30Mbit/s to less than 300Mbit/s
  • Universal Service Obligation: Download speeds at or above 10Mbit/s and upload speeds at or above 1Mbit/s

Broadband statistics for commercial properties are less reliable than for domestic properties, as businesses are more likely to have other forms of Internet access that are not classified as 'Broadband'.

Schools

The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near B21 8BT.

Primary

St Augustine's Catholic Primary School

Avenue Road, Handsworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, B21 8ED

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Rookery School

Rookery Road, Handsworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, B21 9PY

Academy Converter

Ages 3 - 11

Good

St James Church of England Primary School, Handsworth

Sandwell Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B21 8NH

Voluntary Controlled School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Wilkes Green Infant School (NC)

Antrobus Road, Handsworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, B21 9NT

Community School

Ages 3 - 7

Needs improvement

Wilkes Green Junior School

Antrobus Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B21 9NT

Community School

Ages 7 - 11

Good

Secondary

St John Wall Catholic School

Oxhill Road, Handsworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, B21 8HH

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Holyhead School

Milestone Lane, Handsworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, B21 0HN

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Handsworth Wood Girls' Academy

Church Lane, Handsworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, B20 2HL

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Handsworth Grammar School

Grove Lane, Handsworth, Birmingham, West Midlands, B21 9ET

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Hamstead Hall Academy

Craythorne Avenue, Handsworth Wood, Birmingham, West Midlands, B20 1HL

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

King Edward VI Handsworth School

Rose Hill Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B21 9AR

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Nishkam High School

Great King Street North, Birmingham, West Midlands, B19 2LF

Free School

Ages 11 - 19

Outstanding

Holte School

Wheeler Street, Lozells, Birmingham, West Midlands, B19 2EP

Community School

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Broadway Academy

The Broadway, Perry Barr, Birmingham, West Midlands, B20 3DP

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Perry Beeches the Academy

Beeches Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B42 2PY

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Inadequate

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for B21 8BT

Output Area
E00047036
Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01009269
Birmingham 034B
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02001860
Birmingham 034
Ward
E05011147
Holyhead
Metropolitan District
E08000025
Birmingham City Council
Region
E12000005
West Midlands
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000566
Birmingham, Perry Barr
European Electoral Region
E15000005
West Midlands
Primary Care Trust
E16000073
Heart of Birmingham Teaching
Strategic Health Authority
E18000005
West Midlands
Pan Strategic Health Authority
E19000001
North, Midlands and the East Programme for IT (NME
Police Force Area
E23000014
Local Learning and Skills Council area
E24000041
Birmingham and Solihull
Travel to Work Area
E30000169
Birmingham
Workplace Zone
E33020107
Built-up Area
E34005001
West Midlands BUA
Built-up Area sub-division
E35001166
Birmingham BUASD
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000012
Greater Birmingham and Solihull
Clinical Commissioning Group
E38000144
NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham
NHS England Region
E40000002
Non-Civil Parished Area
E43000250
Sustainability and Transformation Partnership
E54000016
Cancer Alliance
E56000007
Country
E92000001
England

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