B26 1LU

a mixed residential and non-residential postcode in Lyndon End, Birmingham

B26 1LU Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4616 / 52°27'41"N

Longitude: -1.7936 / 1°47'37"W

OS Eastings: 414119

OS Northings: 284873

OS Grid: SP141848

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR 6RH.XG

Mapcode Global: VH9Z4.VDN8

Plus Code: 9C4WF664+JH

Maidenhead Locator System: IO92cl40

What Three Birds: goldfinch.hobby.kingbird

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Wensley Road, Birmingham B26 1LU

Summary

B26 1LU is a mixed residential and non-residential postcode in Lyndon End, Birmingham. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax bands are A and B.

Residential buildings are primarily terraced (including end-terrace). Domestic properties are mostly houses, maisonettes and flats.

Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £83,862 to £125,630 with an average of £105,825.

Residential buildings were typically constructed between 1950 and 1966.

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 E, C and D.

The average commercial rateable value is £50,000. The most common recorded business type is School.

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

In the 2011 census, there were 5 people resident in B26 1LU, of which 2 were male and 3 were female. This also includes overnight visitors at domestic properties, and residents of non-domestic properties such as hotels, prisons and halls of residence.

B26 1LU is in the Birmingham travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Birmingham East and North Primary Care Trust.

B26 1LU is approximately 114m (374ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing B26 1LU

5a2: Urbanites - Urban Professionals and Families - Multi-Ethnic Professionals with Families

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for B26 1LU

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

Healthy Living Index

8/10 (High)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

9/10 (Very high)

Area Retail Diversity Index

9/10 (Very high)

Supermarkets near B26 1LU include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Farmfoods, Iceland, Lidl, Londis, M&S Simply Food, Morrisons and Tesco. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of B26 1LU 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

Ward

Sheldon

Councillors

Paul Tilsley CBE (Liberal Democrat)
Colin Green (Liberal Democrat)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Birmingham, Yardley

MP

Jess Phillips (Labour)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for B26 1LU.

Full fibre availability
%
Ultrafast broadband availability
100%
Superfast broadband availability
100%
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 B26 1LU.

Primary

Lyndon Green Junior School

Wensley Road, Sheldon, Birmingham, West Midlands, B26 1LU

Community School

Ages 7 - 11

Good

Lyndon Green Infant School

Wychwood Cresent, Sheldon, Birmingham, West Midlands, B26 1LZ

Community School

Ages 5 - 7

Good

St Thomas More Catholic Primary School

Horse Shoes Lane, Sheldon, Birmingham, West Midlands, B26 3HU

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 5 - 11

Good

Stanville Primary School

Stanville Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B26 3YN

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Good

Yardley Primary School

Harvey Road, Yardley, Birmingham, West Midlands, B26 1TD

Community School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Secondary

King Edward VI Sheldon Heath Academy

Sheldon Heath Road, Sheldon, Birmingham, West Midlands, B26 2RZ

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Archbishop Ilsley Catholic School

Victoria Road, Acocks Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B27 7XY

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Starbank School

Starbank Road, Small Heath, Birmingham, West Midlands, B10 9LR

Community School

Ages 3 - 16

Outstanding

The International School

Gressel Lane, Tile Cross, Birmingham, West Midlands, B33 9UF

Community School

Ages 11 - 16

Inadequate

Grace Academy Solihull

Chapelhouse Road, Chelmsey Wood, Birmingham, West Midlands, B37 5JS

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

Waverley School

Yardley Green Road, Bordesley Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B9 5QA

Academy Converter

Ages 4 - 19

Outstanding

Waverley Studio College

470 Belchers Lane, Bordesley Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B9 5SX

Studio School

Ages 14 - 19

Inadequate

Ninestiles, an Academy

Hartfield Crescent, Acocks Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B27 7QG

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

Washwood Heath Academy

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

Academy Converter

Ages 4 - 18

Good

John Henry Newman Catholic College

Chelmsley Road, Chelmsley Wood, Birmingham, West Midlands, B37 5GA

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18

Good

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for B26 1LU

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01009312
Birmingham 072A
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02001898
Birmingham 072
Local Authority Ward
E05011166
Sheldon
Local Authority
E08000025
Birmingham
Region
E12000005
West Midlands
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000568
Birmingham, Yardley
European Electoral Region
E15000005
West Midlands
Primary Care Organisation
E16000117
Birmingham East and North
Police Force Area
E23000014
West Midlands
Travel to Work Area
E30000169
Birmingham
Built-up Area
E34005001
West Midlands
Built-up Area sub-division
E35001166
Birmingham
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000012
Greater Birmingham and Solihull
Locality
E38000258
NHS Birmingham and Solihull ICB - 15E
NHS England Region
E40000008
Midlands
Non-Civil Parished Area
E43000250
Birmingham, unparished area
Cancer Alliance
E56000007
West Midlands
Country
E92000001
England

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