B26 2TY

a primarily residential postcode in Garretts Green, Birmingham

B26 2TY Location Map


Latitude: 52.4669 / 52°28'0"N

Longitude: -1.7797 / 1°46'46"W

OS Eastings: 415064

OS Northings: 285467

OS Grid: SP150854

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR 6WF.0K

Mapcode Global: VH9Z5.38H5

Plus Code: 9C4WF68C+Q4

Maidenhead Locator System: IO92cl62

What Three Birds: veery.jay.waxwing

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Sheldon Heath Road, Birmingham B26 2TY


B26 2TY is a primarily residential postcode in Garretts Green, 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 houses.

Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £126,286 to £187,000 with an average of £153,007.

Residential buildings were typically constructed between 1950 and 1966 and between 1930 and 1949.

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 £10,000. The most common recorded business type is Surgery.

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

In the 2011 census, there were 35 people resident in B26 2TY, of which 18 were male and 17 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 2TY is in the Birmingham travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Birmingham East and North Primary Care Trust.

B26 2TY is approximately 97m (318ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing B26 2TY

8d2: Hard-Pressed Living - Migration and Churn - Hard-Pressed Ethnic Mix

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for B26 2TY

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

Healthy Living Index

6/10 (Moderate)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

8/10 (High)

Area Retail Diversity Index

9/10 (Very high)

Supermarkets near B26 2TY 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 2TY 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


Garretts Green


Saddak Miah (Labour)

United Kingdom Parliament


Birmingham, Yardley


Jess Phillips (Labour)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for B26 2TY.

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 B26 2TY.


Elms Farm Community Primary School

Dorncliffe Avenue, Sheldon, Birmingham, West Midlands, B33 0PJ

Community School

Ages 3 - 11

Needs improvement

Stanville Primary School

Stanville Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B26 3YN

Community School

Ages 3 - 11


Oasis Academy Blakenhale Junior

Homestead Road, Garretts Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B33 0XG

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 7 - 11

Needs improvement

Oasis Academy Blakenhale Infants

Blakenhale Road, Garrett's Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B33 0XD

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 3 - 7


Lyndon Green Junior School

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

Community School

Ages 7 - 11



King Edward VI Sheldon Heath Academy

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

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18


Grace Academy Solihull

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

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

The International School

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

Community School

Ages 11 - 16


John Henry Newman Catholic College

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

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18


CTC Kingshurst Academy

Cooks Lane, Kingshurst, Solihull, West Midlands, B37 6NU

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18


Starbank School

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

Community School

Ages 3 - 16


Waverley School

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

Academy Converter

Ages 4 - 19


Archbishop Ilsley Catholic School

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

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 18


Washwood Heath Academy

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

Academy Converter

Ages 4 - 18


Waverley Studio College

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

Studio School

Ages 14 - 19


The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for B26 2TY

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
Birmingham 069D
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
Birmingham 069
Local Authority Ward
Garretts Green
Local Authority
West Midlands
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
Birmingham, Yardley
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
Clinical Commissioning Group
NHS Birmingham and Solihull CCG
NHS England Region
Non-Civil Parished Area
Birmingham, unparished area
Sustainability and Transformation Partnership
Birmingham and Solihull
Cancer Alliance
West Midlands

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