B23 5YG

a primarily residential postcode in New Oscott, Birmingham

B23 5YG Location Map


Latitude: 52.544 / 52°32'38"N

Longitude: -1.859 / 1°51'32"W

OS Eastings: 409662

OS Northings: 294023

OS Grid: SP096940

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR 39J.5Y

Mapcode Global: VH9YQ.QBL4

Plus Code: 9C4WG4VR+HC

Maidenhead Locator System: IO92bn60

What Three Birds: goldfinch.stork.honey-buzzard

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B23 5YG is a primarily residential postcode in New Oscott, Birmingham. It was first introduced in April 1986.

The most common council tax bands are C and B.

Residential buildings are typically terraced (including end-terrace), detached and semi-detached. Domestic properties are primarily houses.

Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £65,000 to £291,113 with an average of £157,997.

Residential buildings were typically constructed between 1983 and 1990.

None of the residential properties sold since 1995 have been new builds or newly converted.

Domestic properties are predominantly owner occupied.

The most common Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) ratings are D and C.

The average commercial rateable value is £800. The most common recorded business type is Advertising Right.

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

In the 2011 census, there were 31 people resident in B23 5YG, of which 18 were male and 13 were female. This also includes overnight visitors at domestic properties, and residents of non-domestic properties such as hotels, prisons and halls of residence.

B23 5YG is in the Birmingham travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Birmingham East and North Primary Care Trust.

B23 5YG is approximately 130m (426ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing B23 5YG

5b2: Urbanites - Ageing Urban Living - Communal Retirement

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for B23 5YG

England A1: within a very large conurbation, surrounded by populated countryside

Healthy Living Index

7/10 (High)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

8/10 (High)

Area Retail Diversity Index

10/10 (Very high)

Supermarkets near B23 5YG include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Farmfoods, Iceland, Lidl, Nisa and Tesco. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of B23 5YG are represented at different levels of local, regional and national government by elected representatives. Where known, these are shown here.

This data is updated approximately monthly, and may not necessarily take account of the results of any elections held recently. Please bear that in mind following the elections of 6th May this year. We will try to get the new data on site as soon as possible.

Metropolitan District

Birmingham City Council


Perry Common


Jillian Bermingham (Labour)

United Kingdom Parliament


Birmingham, Erdington


Jack Dromey (Labour)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for B23 5YG.

Full fibre availability
Ultrafast broadband availability
Superfast broadband availability
Premises unable to receive 30Mbits/s
Premises unable to receive 10Mbits/s
Premises unable to receive 5Mbits/s
Premises unable to receive 2Mbits/s
Premises below Universal Service Obligation
  • 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'.


The most recent Ofsted rankings for schools near B23 5YG.


Twickenham Primary School

Twickenham Road, Kingstanding, Birmingham, West Midlands, B44 0NR

Academy Converter

Ages 3 - 11


Story Wood School and Children's Centre

Hastings Road, Perry Common, Birmingham, West Midlands, B23 5AJ

Community School

Ages 3 - 11


Boldmere Junior School

Cofield Road, Boldmere, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B73 5SD

Community School

Ages 7 - 11


Boldmere Infant School and Nursery

Cofield Road, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B73 5SD

Community School

Ages 3 - 7


Warren Farm Primary School

Aylesbury Crescent, Kingstanding, Birmingham, West Midlands, B44 0DT

Academy Converter

Ages 3 - 11



North Birmingham Academy

395 College Road, Erdington, Birmingham, West Midlands, B44 0HF

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 19

Needs improvement

Cardinal Wiseman Catholic Technology College

Old Oscott Hill, Kingstanding, Birmingham, West Midlands, B44 9SR

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 16


Stockland Green School

Slade Road, Erdington, Birmingham, West Midlands, B23 7JH

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

Sutton Coldfield Grammar School for Girls

Jockey Road, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B73 5PT

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18


St Edmund Campion Catholic School & Sixth Form Centre

Sutton Road, Erdington, Birmingham, West Midlands, B23 5XA

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

Great Barr Academy

Aldridge Road, Great Barr, Birmingham, West Midlands, B44 8NU

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

The Streetly Academy

Queslett Road East, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B74 2EX

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18


Plantsbrook School

Upper Holland Road, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B72 1RB

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

Bishop Walsh Catholic School

Wylde Green Road, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B76 1QT

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18


Perry Beeches the Academy

Beeches Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B42 2PY

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16


The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for B23 5YG

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
Birmingham 010A
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
Birmingham 010
Local Authority Ward
Perry Common
Local Authority
West Midlands
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
Birmingham, Erdington
European Electoral Region
West Midlands
Primary Care Organisation
Birmingham East and North
Police Force Area
West Midlands
Travel to Work Area
Built-up Area
West Midlands
Built-up Area sub-division
Local Enterprise Partnership
Greater Birmingham and Solihull
NHS Birmingham and Solihull ICB - 15E
NHS England Region
Non-Civil Parished Area
Birmingham, unparished area
Cancer Alliance
West Midlands

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