B79 8EN

a primarily residential postcode in Gillway, Tamworth

B79 8EN Location Map

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6479 / 52°38'52"N

Longitude: -1.705 / 1°42'17"W

OS Eastings: 420056

OS Northings: 305616

OS Grid: SK200056

Location Encoding

Mapcode National: GBR 4F6.V2F

Mapcode Global: WHCGX.SP8X

Plus Code: 9C4WJ7XW+52

Maidenhead Locator System: IO92dp55

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Claremont Road, Tamworth B79 8EN

Summary

B79 8EN is a primarily residential postcode in Gillway, Tamworth. 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 £86,900 to £993,749 with an average of £216,685.

Residential buildings were typically constructed between 1950 and 1966 and between 1967 and 1975.

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) rating is D.

The average commercial rateable value is £21,000. The most common recorded business type is School.

Tamworth is a town, which had a population of 73,924 in the 2011 census.

In the 2011 census, there were 90 people resident in B79 8EN, of which 41 were male and 49 were female. This also includes overnight visitors at domestic properties, and residents of non-domestic properties such as hotels, prisons and halls of residence.

B79 8EN is in the Birmingham travel to work area. NHS services are provided by the South Staffordshire Primary Care Trust.

B79 8EN is approximately 70m (230ft) above sea level.

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Office of National Statistics Output Area Classification for the area containing B79 8EN

8a1: Hard-Pressed Living - Industrious Communities - Industrious Transitions

Office of National Statistics Rural/Urban classification for B79 8EN

England C1: a town or city, surrounded by populated countryside

Healthy Living Index

5/10 (Moderate)

Neighbourhood Retail Diversity Index

7/10 (High)

Area Retail Diversity Index

8/10 (High)

Supermarkets near B79 8EN include Aldi, Asda, Co-Operative Food, Farmfoods, Lidl, Morrisons and Sainsbury's. (Source: OpenStreetMap)

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Councils, constituencies and elected representatives

Residents of B79 8EN 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.

District Council

Tamworth Borough Council

Ward

Mercian

Councillors

Richard Kingstone (Independent)
Lee Clarke (Labour)
Andrew Cooper (Conservative)

County Council

Staffordshire

Electoral Division

Perrycrofts

County Councillor

Ben Adams (Conservative)

United Kingdom Parliament

Constituency

Tamworth

MP

Christopher Pincher (Conservative)

Broadband Internet

Ofcom publishes annual statistics for Broadband availability. This is the most recent data for B79 8EN.

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 B79 8EN.

Primary

St Elizabeth's Catholic Primary School

Claremont Road, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 8EN

Voluntary Aided School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Lark Hall Infant & Nursery Academy

Clifton Avenue, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 8EF

Academy Converter

Ages 3 - 7

Good

Coton Green Primary School

Kipling Rise, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 8LX

Community School

Ages 4 - 11

Good

Flax Hill Junior Academy

Chestnut Avenue, Gillway, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 8QZ

Academy Converter

Ages 7 - 11

Good

Ashcroft Infants' School

Mildenhall, Off Wigginton Road, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 8RU

Community School

Ages 3 - 7

Good

Secondary

The Rawlett School (An Aet Academy)

Comberford Road, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 9AA

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Landau Forte Academy, QEMS

Ashby Road, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 8AH

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 16

Good

Landau Forte Academy, Amington

Woodland Road, Amington, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B77 4FF

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

Tamworth Enterprise College and AET Academy

Birds Bush Road, Belgrave, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B77 2NE

Academy Sponsor Led

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

Wilnecote High School

Tinkers Green Road, Wilnecote, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B77 5LF

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 16

Needs improvement

The Polesworth School

Dordon Road, Dordon, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B78 1QT

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

King Edward VI School

Upper St John Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS14 9EE

Community School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

Nether Stowe School

St Chad's Road, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 7NB

Community School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

The Friary School

Eastern Avenue, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 7EW

Community School

Ages 11 - 18

Good

The Arthur Terry School

Kittoe Road, Four Oaks, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B74 4RZ

Academy Converter

Ages 11 - 18

Outstanding

The overall school grade in this area is high.

Government Statistical Service (GSS) Codes for B79 8EN

Super Output Area, Lower Layer
E01029849
Tamworth 002C
Super Output Area, Middle Layer
E02006218
Tamworth 002
Local Authority Ward
E05007071
Mercian
Local Authority
E07000199
Tamworth
County
E10000028
Staffordshire
Region
E12000005
West Midlands
Westminster Parliamentary Constituency
E14000986
Tamworth
European Electoral Region
E15000005
West Midlands
Primary Care Organisation
E16000120
South Staffordshire
Police Force Area
E23000015
Staffordshire
Travel to Work Area
E30000169
Birmingham
Built-up Area
E34004999
Tamworth
Built-up Area sub-division
E35001238
Tamworth
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000012
Greater Birmingham and Solihull
Local Enterprise Partnership
E37000032
Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire
Sub ICB Location
E38000153
NHS Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent ICB - 05Q
Non-Civil Parished Area
E43000133
Tamworth, unparished area
Sustainability and Transformation Partnership
E54000010
Staffordshire
Cancer Alliance
E56000007
West Midlands
County Electoral Division
E58001380
Perrycrofts
Country
E92000001
England

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