B36 8LY

a primarily residential postcode in Bromford, Birmingham

B36 8LY Location Map


Latitude: 52.504 / 52°30'14"N

Longitude: -1.8005 / 1°48'1"W

OS Eastings: 413638

OS Northings: 289591

OS Grid: SP136895

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR 6Q0.D7

Mapcode Global: VH9YY.RB07

Plus Code: 9C4WG53X+JQ

Maidenhead Locator System: IO92cm30

What Three Birds: turnstone.fieldfare.skylark

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Shawsdale Road, Birmingham B36 8LY


B36 8LY is a primarily residential postcode in Bromford, Birmingham. It was first introduced in January 1980.

The most common council tax band is B.

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

Estimated residential property values, based on historical transactions and adjusted for inflation, range from £117,605 to £319,950 with an average of £196,249.

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 C and D.

The average commercial rateable value is £22,250. 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 15 people resident in B36 8LY, of which 7 were male and 8 were female. This also includes overnight visitors at domestic properties, and residents of non-domestic properties such as hotels, prisons and halls of residence.

B36 8LY is in the Birmingham travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the Birmingham East and North Primary Care Trust.

B36 8LY is approximately 94m (308ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing B36 8LY

4a1: Multicultural Metropolitans - Rented Family Living - Social Renting Young Families

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for B36 8LY

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

Healthy Living Index

7/10 (High)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

6/10 (Moderate)

Area Retail Diversity Index

9/10 (Very high)

Supermarkets near B36 8LY include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Farmfoods, Iceland, Lidl, Nisa, Sainsbury's, Londis and Tesco. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of B36 8LY 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 or by-elections held recently.

Metropolitan District

Birmingham City Council


Bromford & Hodge Hill


Majid Mahmood (Labour)
Diane Donaldson (Labour)

United Kingdom Parliament


Birmingham, Hodge Hill


Liam Byrne (Labour)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for B36 8LY.

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 B36 8LY.


St Wilfrid's Catholic Junior and Infant School

Shawsdale Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B36 8LY

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 3 - 11


Firs Primary School

Dreghorn Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, West Midlands, B36 8LL

Academy Converter

Ages 3 - 11

Needs improvement

Heathlands Primary Academy

Heath Way, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, West Midlands, B34 6NB

Academy Converter

Ages 3 - 11


Tame Valley Academy

Chillinghome Road, Birmingham, B36 8QJ

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 3 - 11


Hodge Hill Primary School

76 Twycross Grove, Hodge Hill, Birmingham, West Midlands, B36 8LD

Community School

Ages 4 - 11

Needs improvement


Hodge Hill Girls' School

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

Community School

Ages 11 - 16


Hodge Hill College

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

Community School

Ages 11 - 16


Washwood Heath Academy

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

Academy Converter

Ages 4 - 18


Greenwood Academy

Farnborough Road, Castle Vale, Birmingham, West Midlands, B35 7NL

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 18


Park Hall Academy

Water Orton Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, West Midlands, B36 9HF

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


Rockwood Academy

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

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16


St Edmund Campion Catholic School & Sixth Form Centre

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

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 11 - 18

Needs improvement

Smith's Wood Sports College

Windward Way, Smith's Wood, Birmingham, West Midlands, B36 0UE

Community School

Ages 11 - 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 medium.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for B36 8LY

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
Birmingham 038D
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
Birmingham 038
Local Authority Ward
Bromford and Hodge Hill
Local Authority
West Midlands
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
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
Sub ICB Location
NHS Birmingham and Solihull ICB - 15E
Non-Civil Parished Area
Birmingham, unparished area
Cancer Alliance
West Midlands

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