B23 6BJ

a primarily residential postcode in Erdington, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.5207 / 52°31'14"N

Longitude: -1.8462 / 1°50'46"W

OS Eastings: 410535

OS Northings: 291434

OS Grid: SP105914

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR 3CT.Y8

Mapcode Global: VH9YQ.YXC0

Plus Code: 9C4WG5C3+7G

Maidenhead Locator System: IO92bm84

What Three Birds: jackdaw.snipe.booby

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Hestia Court 81, Gravelly Hill North, Erdington, Birmingham B23 6BJ


B23 6BJ is a primarily residential postcode in Erdington, Birmingham. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax bands are B and A.

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

Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £55,280 to £373,123 with an average of £142,372.

Residential buildings were typically constructed between 2003 and 2006.

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

Domestic properties are mostly a mix of privately rented, social housing and owner occupied.

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

Commercial rateable values range from £2,600 to £70,500 with an average of £22,995. The most common recorded business types are Shop and Surgery.

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

In the 2011 census, there were 110 people resident in B23 6BJ, of which 48 were male and 62 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 6BJ is in the Birmingham travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Birmingham East and North Primary Care Trust.

B23 6BJ is approximately 124m (407ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing B23 6BJ

4a2: Multicultural Metropolitans - Rented Family Living - Private Renting New Arrivals

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for B23 6BJ

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

Healthy Living Index

9/10 (Very high)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

8/10 (High)

Area Retail Diversity Index

9/10 (Very high)

Supermarkets near B23 6BJ include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Farmfoods, Iceland, Lidl, Nisa, Sainsbury's and Tesco. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of B23 6BJ 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


Gravelly Hill


Mick Brown (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 6BJ.

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 6BJ.


St Mary and St John Junior and Infant School

Beaufort Road, Erdington, Birmingham, West Midlands, B23 7NB

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 3 - 11

Needs improvement

Featherstone Primary School

Glenville Drive, Birmingham, West Midlands, B23 6PR

Community School

Ages 4 - 11


Osborne Primary School

Osborne Road, Erdington, Birmingham, B23 6TY B23 6UB

Community School

Ages 5 - 11


Saint Barnabas Church of England Primary School

Spring Lane, Erdington, Birmingham, West Midlands, B24 9BY

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 3 - 11


Erdington Hall Primary School

Ryland Road, Erdington, Birmingham, West Midlands, B24 8JJ

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 3 - 11



Stockland Green School

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

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

St Edmund Campion Catholic School & Sixth Form Centre

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

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

North Birmingham Academy

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

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 19

Needs improvement

Hodge Hill College

Bromford Road, Hodge Hill, Birmingham, West Midlands, B36 8HB

Community School

Ages 11 - 16


Hodge Hill Girls' School

Bromford Road, Hodge Hill, Birmingham, West Midlands, B36 8EY

Community School

Ages 11 - 16


King Edward VI Aston School

Frederick Road, Aston, Birmingham, West Midlands, B6 6DJ

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18


Rockwood Academy

Naseby Road, Alum Rock, Birmingham, West Midlands, B8 3HG

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16


Broadway Academy

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

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18


Bishop Walsh Catholic School

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

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18


Washwood Heath Academy

Burney Lane, Stechford, Birmingham, West Midlands, B8 2AS

Academy Converter

Ages 4 - 18


The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for B23 6BJ

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
Birmingham 031G
Super Output Area, Lower Layer
Birmingham 031I
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
Birmingham 031
Local Authority Ward
Gravelly Hill
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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