B26 2UB

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

B26 2UB Location Map


Latitude: 52.4646 / 52°27'52"N

Longitude: -1.7771 / 1°46'37"W

OS Eastings: 415240

OS Northings: 285207

OS Grid: SP152852

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR 6WG.KD

Mapcode Global: VH9Z5.49WZ

Plus Code: 9C4WF67F+R5

Maidenhead Locator System: IO92cl61

What Three Birds: oystercatcher.wryneck.grosbeak

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Swan Shopping Centre, Sheldon Heath Road, Birmingham B26 2UB


B26 2UB is a mixed residential and non-residential postcode in Lyndon Green, Birmingham. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax bands are A and C.

Residential buildings are typically semi-detached and detached. Domestic properties are primarily houses.

Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £135,352 to £281,343 with an average of £202,910.

Most residential buildings are of unknown age.

25% of residential property sales since 1995 have been new builds or newly converted.

Domestic properties are predominantly owner occupied.

The most common Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating is B.

Commercial rateable values range from £4,800 to £11,250 with an average of £6,793. The most common recorded business types are Shop and Showhouse.

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

In the 2011 census, there were 13 people resident in B26 2UB, of which 8 were male and 5 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 2UB is in the Birmingham travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Birmingham East and North Primary Care Trust.

B26 2UB is approximately 98m (321ft) above sea level.

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

7a3: Constrained City Dwellers - Challenged Diversity - Multi-Ethnic Hardship

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

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

9/10 (Very high)

Supermarkets near B26 2UB 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 2UB 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 2UB.

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 2UB.


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


Mapledene Primary School

Mapledene Road, Sheldon, Birmingham, West Midlands, B26 3XE

Community School

Ages 4 - 11


Oasis Academy Blakenhale Junior

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

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 7 - 11

Needs improvement

St Thomas More Catholic Primary School

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

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 5 - 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


Archbishop Ilsley Catholic School

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

Voluntary Aided School

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


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 2UB

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
Birmingham 069B
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
NHS Birmingham and Solihull ICB - 15E
NHS England Region
Non-Civil Parished Area
Birmingham, unparished area
Cancer Alliance
West Midlands

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