B35 Postcode Area Information

Population
9,921
Avg Annual Income
£30,000
Full Time Employees
23.70%
Average Age
39.34

Birmingham, B35 Postcode Area Overview

The B35 postcode area is located in the Birmingham, Birmingham postcode town, in the West Midlands, England region.

The B35 postcode is located in the West Midlands county of England, belonging specifically to Castle Vale, a housing estate in the eastern suburbs of Birmingham. Known for a rich industrial history, this area includes a mix of residential, commercial, and open space areas.

The B35 postcode area is strategically located, providing excellent transportation connections. It is closely served by the M6 motorway, making it easily accessible for commuting in and out of the area. There are also efficient public transport services, including bus routes that connect the area with Birmingham city centre and beyond.

Two important entities characterise the B35 postcode area: The Fort Shopping Park, a renowned retail park with over 30 retailers and food outlets, and Castle Vale Retail Park, home to a range of supermarkets, major retail stores, and dining options that cater to the needs of residents and visitors.

The area possesses commendable educational facilities as well. Schools such as Castle Vale School and Greenwood Academy are known for their high standards of education. Also, for outdoor enthusiasts, the Castle Vale Conservation Area presents a mix of open green spaces and wooded areas, perfect for walking, jogging, and unwinding.

Historically, Castle Vale was built on land that was once Castle Bromwich Aerodrome, known for its significance during World War I and II. Today, the B35 postcode area balances urban living with a sense of community and rich historical insight, aligning community charm with comfortable amenities.

A Major part of this postcode area has a young, diverse community with many residents born in Africa, facing some challenges.

Residents:

  • Mostly young adults, many born in Africa.
  • Fewer married couples and families with children compared to similar areas.
  • Diverse mix of ethnicities, with Black and mixed backgrounds well-represented.
  • English may not be everyone's main language.

Housing:

  • Mainly overcrowded flats rented from the government (social housing).

Lifestyle:

  • Many residents work in basic jobs (elementary occupations).
  • Few residents have college degrees.
  • Not many households have multiple cars.

Overall: a big area of B35 postcode district represents a vibrant and diverse community with a young population. However, many residents face challenges like overcrowded housing, limited English fluency, and basic job opportunities. Remember, this is a general overview, and individual experiences may vary greatly.

It's important to note that this description generalizes the area and individual experiences may vary.

Electoral Wards

The B35 postcode area covers Castle Vale electoral wards.

B35 Postcode Map

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B35 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of B35 postcode area is 9,921. In England, the male population is 28,833,712 and the female population is 27,656,336, according to the 2021 census.

Ethnicity & Religion

According to the latest 2021 census, The main ethnicity of the people in the area is White: English, with a total of 7,506, followed by White and Black Caribbean, with a total of 620. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (4,473), followed by No religion (4,455).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is deprived in one dimension (1,454), followed by at least not deprived in any dimension (1,287).

Economic Status

Most people in the B35 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (2,356), while 1,401 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 2,428 adults have No qualifications education, while 1,218 have Level 2 education. The most common occupations in the B35 area are

  • Elementary occupations (688)
  • Caring, leisure and other service occupations (535), and
  • Process, plant and machine operatives (495)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode B35 is 39 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (2061), Between 45 to 54 (1353), and Between 25 to 34 (1302).

NS-SEC

The NS-SEC defines and measures social class and is considered a reliable indicator of a person's class status. As per the 2021 census, most of the population in B35 has Routine occupations (1,550) followed by Semi-routine occupations (1,520), and Never worked and long-term unemployed (1,195).

Postcodes in B35

There are total 3 postcode sectors present in the B35 (listed below). The postcode B35 has a total of 486 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of B35
NameType
AreaB35
Ward

Castle Vale

LTLA22Birmingham
UTLA22Birmingham
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland

Birmingham, B35 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Birmingham, B35 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

10

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

11

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

7

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

8

Public order

1

Robbery

4

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

36

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

6

Other theft

4

Public order

1

Robbery

9

Shoplifting

13

Vehicle crime

26

Violence and sexual offences

4

Anti-social behaviour

7

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

3

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

12

Public order

1

Robbery

21

Shoplifting

11

Vehicle crime

60

Violence and sexual offences

11

Anti-social behaviour

6

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

5

Other crime

5

Other theft

7

Public order

3

Robbery

11

Shoplifting

10

Vehicle crime

36

Violence and sexual offences

12

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

2

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

4

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

8

Public order

3

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

10

Vehicle crime

47

Violence and sexual offences

5

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

4

Other crime

5

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

8

Public order

11

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

53

Violence and sexual offences

6

Anti-social behaviour

6

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other crime

2

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

3

Public order

1

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

49

Violence and sexual offences

6

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

13

Criminal damage and arson

3

Other crime

15

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

8

Public order

1

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

18

Vehicle crime

60

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

7

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

4

Public order

1

Robbery

12

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

54

Violence and sexual offences

5

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

3

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

2

Other crime

5

Other theft

5

Public order

6

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

14

Vehicle crime

44

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

6

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

8

Public order

4

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

12

Vehicle crime

41

Violence and sexual offences

3

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

4

Other crime

7

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

13

Public order

1

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

10

Vehicle crime

64

Violence and sexual offences

3

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

6

Burglary

7

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

2

Other crime

1

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

10

Public order

2

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

13

Vehicle crime

38

Violence and sexual offences

2

Anti-social behaviour

4

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

7

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

9

Public order

12

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

11

Vehicle crime

41

Violence and sexual offences

4

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

1

Other crime

30

Other theft

7

Possession of weapons

13

Public order

3

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

22

Vehicle crime

60

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in B35 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in B35 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£255,000.00£255,000.00 - £255,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£60,000.00£60,000.00 - £60,000.002
Terraced£172,125.00£120,000.00 - £195,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£280,000.00£280,000.00 - £280,000.001
Terraced£221,833.33£210,500.00 - £230,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£200,000.00£200,000.00 - £200,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£260,000.00£260,000.00 - £260,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£195,000.00£195,000.00 - £195,000.001
Flat£100,000.00£100,000.00 - £100,000.001
Terraced£185,000.00£180,000.00 - £190,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£92,666.67£75,000.00 - £118,000.003
Terraced£208,333.33£185,000.00 - £240,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£145,000.00£145,000.00 - £145,000.001
Other£600,000.00£600,000.00 - £600,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£138,000.00£138,000.00 - £138,000.001
Terraced£136,000.00£136,000.00 - £136,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£112,166.67£82,500.00 - £127,000.003
Semi-Detached£194,000.00£194,000.00 - £194,000.001
Terraced£185,375.00£170,000.00 - £215,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£81,250.00£66,000.00 - £89,500.004
Terraced£154,333.33£110,000.00 - £243,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£85,000.00£60,000.00 - £115,000.003
Terraced£70,500.00£70,500.00 - £70,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£99,333.33£46,000.00 - £127,000.003
Other£195,000.00£195,000.00 - £195,000.001
Terraced£184,250.00£171,000.00 - £210,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£92,750.00£73,000.00 - £120,000.004
Semi-Detached£237,500.00£210,000.00 - £265,000.002
Terraced£134,166.67£105,000.00 - £195,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Other£315,000.00£315,000.00 - £315,000.001
Terraced£186,833.33£165,000.00 - £215,500.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£80,500.00£75,000.00 - £86,000.002
Other£168,000.00£168,000.00 - £168,000.001
Semi-Detached£203,000.00£203,000.00 - £203,000.001
Terraced£228,375.00£180,000.00 - £260,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£171,750.00£160,000.00 - £187,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£120,000.00£120,000.00 - £120,000.001
Semi-Detached£227,000.00£227,000.00 - £227,000.001
Terraced£176,250.00£172,500.00 - £180,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£122,000.00£122,000.00 - £122,000.001
Semi-Detached£230,000.00£230,000.00 - £230,000.001
Terraced£114,250.00£80,000.00 - £165,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£251,500.00£238,000.00 - £265,000.002
Terraced£183,808.33£175,000.00 - £210,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£73,000.00£70,000.00 - £76,000.002
Other£27,700,000.00£27,700,000.00 - £27,700,000.001
Semi-Detached£232,000.00£232,000.00 - £232,000.001
Terraced£155,000.00£120,000.00 - £175,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£155,000.00£155,000.00 - £155,000.001
Terraced£132,562.50£93,000.00 - £208,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£81,000.00£81,000.00 - £81,000.001
Terraced£144,875.00£115,000.00 - £198,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£92,333.33£71,000.00 - £106,000.003
Semi-Detached£120,000.00£120,000.00 - £120,000.001
Terraced£187,333.33£125,000.00 - £200,000.007
Schools in the B35 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Castle Vale Nursery SchoolNursery, Outstanding154 2-5B356DU
St Gerard's RC Junior and Infant SchoolPrimary, Good236 3-11B356LB
Greenwood AcademySecondary, Good956 11-18B357NL
Pegasus Primary SchoolPrimary, Good193 5-11B356PR
Chivenor Primary SchoolPrimary, Good336 5-11B357JA
Ebn Academy 2PRU, Good1 13-16B357PR
Topcliffe Primary SchoolPrimary, Good255 4-11B356BS
Amenities in the B35 Postcode Area
  • Costcutter, B35 7JG
  • Lloyds Pharmacy, B35 6DL
  • Argos Ltd, B35 6HB
  • Second City Brewery, B35 6LJ
  • B and Q Birmingham - Erdington, B35 7RD
  • Holiday Inn Express Birmingham CBrom, B35 7AF
  • Manor Farm, B35 7AF
  • St Gerards Church Centre, B35 6PR
  • Castle Vale Stadium, B35 7BE
  • Compass Support Services, B35 7PX
  • Starbucks Coffee Company, B35 6DX
  • Burger and Sauce, B35 6HB
  • Burger and Sauce, B35 6BH
  • B&M Retail Ltd, B35 6DX
  • Sainsburys, B35 6HB
  • Sainsburys, B35 7RA
  • Sainsburys Delicatessen & Salad Bar, B35 7RA
  • Sainsburys, Butchery, B35 7RA
  • Castle Vale Fish Bar, B35 7PR
  • FLT Training Liverpool Ltd, B35 7AR
  • Spitfire Pizza & Grill, B35 7JG
  • Wing Wo Takeaway, B35 7PR
  • Cool Runnings, B35 6BB
  • DAFFYSDELICIOUS, B35 7LQ
  • Super Whippy (Mobile Trader), B35 7LL
  • Trenchers, B35 6LJ
  • Appatyzers Urban Cuisine, B35 6AG
  • CANSMART, B35 7AR
  • Compass Group Uk and Ireland, B35 7RA
  • Dura Automotive Body & Glass Systems, B35 7AG
  • Kingfisher Foodbank, B35 6AG
  • The Ridings Care Home, B35 7NR
  • Berwood Court Care Home, B35 7EW
  • Castle Vale Nursery School, B35 6DU
  • Pegasus Academy, B35 6PR
  • St Gerards Junior And Infants School, B35 6LB
  • Topcliffe Primary Academy, B35 6BS
  • Chivenor Primary School, B35 7JA