B47 Postcode Area Information

Population
10,248
Avg Annual Income
£43,800
Full Time Employees
26.49%
Average Age
47.22

Area Overview

The postcode area is located in the Bromsgrove, Worcestershire postcode town, in the West Midlands, England region.

The B47 postcode area, located in North Worcestershire, England, encapsulates a number of notable regions including Hollywood, Wythall, and parts of Shirley, Birmingham. It's geographical position offers a significant blend of semi-rural and urban living, keeping residents close to the metropolitan hustle and bustle while still providing a generous touch of countryside tranquility.

In terms of amenities, the area is fully equipped with essential facilities such as supermarkets, medical care providers, schools, and even fitness centres. The recently refurbished Wythall Park offers a substantial wide-open public space for recreation purposes, and the local community is also served by a variety of bars, restaurants, and cafes.

The transportation infrastructure in B47 is commendable with its reach and accessibility. The area is served by a number of bus routes providing connectivity to Birmingham, Solihull and other local towns. Moreover, Wythall railway station within the B47 area operates regular services to Birmingham and Stratford-upon-Avon, proving convenient for commuting.

One of the key geographic features of the B47 postcode area is the proximity to the River Cole and its associated floodplain which is a noted Site of Special Scientific Interest. This, along with other community parks and greenspaces, offers residents unrestricted access to nature while retaining the perks of urban life. In summary, the B47 postcode area in England provides a unique blend of countryside calm and city convenience with well developed amenities and transport links, making it a desirable place to live.

A Major part of this postcode area has a unique mix of residents when compared to others:

  • Diverse age groups: There's a fairly even spread of ages across the board, except for slightly fewer residents between 64 and 85 years old. This means there are fewer people with disabilities compared to other areas.
  • Spread out, but concentrated in the Midlands: While this postcode exists across the UK, it's particularly common in the Midlands region.

Imagine a community with people of all ages (except slightly fewer retirees), scattered around the UK but especially in the Midlands. That's the essence of a big area of B47 postcode district!

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

Electoral Wards

The postcode area covers Drakes Cross, Hollywood, Wythall East, Wythall West electoral wards.

B47 Postcode Map

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Deprivation
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Occupation
Religion
B47 Area Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of B47 postcode area is 10,248. 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 9,123, followed by White: Irish, with a total of 211. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (5,896), followed by No religion (3,424).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (2,708), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (1,731).

Economic Status

Most people in the nearby area mentioned they are Retired (3,310), while 3,252 adults mentioned they are Employee: Full-time.

Education

Regarding education, 2,732 adults have Level 4 education, while 1,453 have No qualifications education. The most common occupations are

  • Professional occupations (1149)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (760), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (645)

Age

The average age of people living in area is 47 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (2000), Between 75 to 100 (1847), and Between 55 to 64 (1769).

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 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (1,961) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (1,411), and Intermediate occupations (1,174).

Postcodes in B47

There are total 2 postcode sectors present in the B47 (listed below). The postcode B47 has a total of 270 postcodes.

B47 6YQ (terminated)
B47 6ZF (terminated)
B47 6WE (terminated)
B47 6LU (terminated)
B47 6ZH (terminated)
B47 6JS (terminated)
B47 6DQ (terminated)
B47 6EA (terminated)
B47 6ZR (terminated)
B47 6JZ (terminated)
B47 6HR (terminated)
B47 6JY (terminated)
B47 6EZ (terminated)
B47 6WA (terminated)
B47 6JF (terminated)
B47 6HS (terminated)
B47 6JW (terminated)
B47 6JN (terminated)
B47 6LA (terminated)
B47 6EB (terminated)
B47 6EE (terminated)
B47 6LF (terminated)
B47 5RF (terminated)
B47 5JL (terminated)
B47 5RR (terminated)
B47 5PQ (terminated)
B47 5WL (terminated)
B47 5WB (terminated)
B47 5JF (terminated)
B47 5JU (terminated)
B47 5ZA (terminated)
B47 5DZ (terminated)
B47 5YW (terminated)
B47 5HB (terminated)
B47 5PL (terminated)
B47 5LW (terminated)
B47 5LX (terminated)
B47 5NA (terminated)
B47 5RN (terminated)
B47 5WE (terminated)
B47 5RE (terminated)
B47 5WN (terminated)
B47 5EQ (terminated)
B47 5JH (terminated)
B47 5PW (terminated)
B47 5RZ (terminated)
B47 5ZB (terminated)
B47 5PJ (terminated)
B47 5NQ (terminated)
B47 5WA (terminated)
B47 5EF (terminated)
B47 5ET (terminated)
ONS Administrative Info
NameType
AreaB47
Ward

Drakes Cross

Hollywood

Wythall East

Wythall West

LTLA22Bromsgrove
UTLA22Worcestershire
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland

B47 Crime Statstics

Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Crime rate by Month

9

Anti-social behaviour

3

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other theft

5

Public order

4

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

18

Violence and sexual offences

9

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other theft

5

Public order

7

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

11

Vehicle crime

14

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

7

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

2

Other theft

4

Shoplifting

11

Vehicle crime

8

Violence and sexual offences

6

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

5

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

1

Robbery

6

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

6

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

2

Other theft

1

Public order

1

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

5

Violence and sexual offences

5

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other theft

4

Public order

3

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

11

Violence and sexual offences

9

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

8

Other theft

5

Public order

1

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

20

Violence and sexual offences

4

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

7

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

4

Public order

1

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

7

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

8

Other theft

2

Public order

8

Shoplifting

9

Vehicle crime

12

Violence and sexual offences

6

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

4

Other theft

1

Public order

1

Robbery

6

Vehicle crime

9

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

2

Other theft

1

Public order

2

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

17

Violence and sexual offences

11

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

4

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

4

Public order

2

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

10

Vehicle crime

18

Violence and sexual offences

2

Anti-social behaviour

1

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

4

Other theft

2

Public order

6

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

22

Violence and sexual offences

6

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

2

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

6

Public order

1

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

20

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

3

Other crime

3

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

3

Public order

6

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

8

Violence and sexual offences

9

Anti-social behaviour

9

Burglary

9

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

1

Other crime

4

Other theft

1

Public order

2

Shoplifting

18

Vehicle crime

16

Violence and sexual offences

12

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

9

Burglary

8

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

6

Other theft

4

Public order

1

Robbery

7

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

18

Violence and sexual offences

B47 Property Statstics

Sold House Prices over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Terraced£337,000.00£337,000.00 - £337,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£635,000.00£635,000.00 - £635,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£454,000.00£454,000.00 - £454,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£482,500.00£482,500.00 - £482,500.001
Semi-Detached£379,200.00£310,000.00 - £463,000.005
Terraced£360,000.00£360,000.00 - £360,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£479,375.00£450,000.00 - £508,750.002
Semi-Detached£310,000.00£310,000.00 - £310,000.001
Terraced£327,375.00£293,000.00 - £360,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£434,067.50£378,135.00 - £490,000.002
Other£325,000.00£325,000.00 - £325,000.002
Terraced£465,000.00£465,000.00 - £465,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£473,000.00£355,000.00 - £660,000.005
Other£3,750,000.00£3,750,000.00 - £3,750,000.001
Semi-Detached£392,500.00£365,000.00 - £420,000.002
Terraced£355,000.00£355,000.00 - £355,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£450,000.00£370,000.00 - £550,000.005
Flat£190,000.00£150,000.00 - £230,000.002
Semi-Detached£364,062.50£345,000.00 - £385,750.004
Terraced£381,000.00£347,000.00 - £415,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£413,333.33£375,000.00 - £490,000.003
Semi-Detached£303,166.67£275,000.00 - £341,000.004
Terraced£305,000.00£250,000.00 - £335,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£487,500.00£475,000.00 - £500,000.002
Semi-Detached£342,625.00£315,000.00 - £375,000.003
Terraced£360,000.00£360,000.00 - £360,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£477,083.33£340,000.00 - £641,250.003
Other£50,999,997.00£50,999,997.00 - £50,999,997.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£493,707.86£350,000.00 - £615,000.007
Other£10,000,000.00£10,000,000.00 - £10,000,000.001
Semi-Detached£349,375.00£310,000.00 - £455,000.006
Terraced£227,500.00£200,000.00 - £255,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£317,500.00£200,000.00 - £435,000.002
Semi-Detached£418,000.00£418,000.00 - £418,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£384,375.00£335,000.00 - £440,000.003
Semi-Detached£315,000.00£250,000.00 - £380,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£387,333.33£330,000.00 - £495,000.003
Terraced£332,666.67£230,000.00 - £448,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£536,600.00£425,000.00 - £850,000.005
Flat£167,000.00£167,000.00 - £167,000.001
Semi-Detached£373,666.67£300,000.00 - £565,000.004
Terraced£237,500.00£220,000.00 - £255,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£528,600.00£325,000.00 - £780,000.005
Semi-Detached£374,450.00£335,000.00 - £402,000.003
Terraced£307,500.00£240,000.00 - £375,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£539,375.00£390,000.00 - £717,500.004
Semi-Detached£343,000.00£343,000.00 - £343,000.001
Terraced£317,515.00£255,000.00 - £395,060.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£529,857.14£400,000.00 - £740,000.007
Semi-Detached£356,056.25£180,000.00 - £499,950.008
Terraced£295,500.00£245,000.00 - £346,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£423,214.29£310,000.00 - £555,000.008
Flat£210,000.00£210,000.00 - £210,000.001
Semi-Detached£345,037.00£325,000.00 - £430,000.006
Terraced£296,000.00£210,000.00 - £495,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£486,475.00£330,000.00 - £675,000.004
Semi-Detached£389,500.00£310,000.00 - £470,000.003
Terraced£319,333.33£270,000.00 - £365,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£378,790.00£290,000.00 - £500,000.005
Flat£165,000.00£165,000.00 - £165,000.001
Other£7,500.00£7,500.00 - £7,500.001
Semi-Detached£367,500.00£310,000.00 - £425,000.002
Terraced£149,950.00£149,950.00 - £149,950.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£637,500.00£395,000.00 - £880,000.002
Semi-Detached£363,200.00£282,000.00 - £400,000.006
Terraced£275,000.00£215,000.00 - £335,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£395,000.00£385,000.00 - £405,000.002
Flat£180,000.00£180,000.00 - £180,000.001
Semi-Detached£395,000.00£385,000.00 - £405,000.002
Terraced£213,812.50£108,000.00 - £435,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£560,700.00£382,500.00 - £830,000.005
Flat£144,750.00£97,500.00 - £192,000.002
Other£1,525,000.00£1,525,000.00 - £1,525,000.001
Semi-Detached£386,500.00£322,500.00 - £485,000.003
Terraced£374,333.33£311,000.00 - £420,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£625,250.00£563,000.00 - £687,500.002
Semi-Detached£345,214.29£250,000.00 - £545,000.007
Terraced£310,413.33£146,000.00 - £390,000.008
Schools

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Meadow Green Primary SchoolPrimary, Good294 3-11B476EQ
Woodrush High SchoolSecondary, Good1012 11-18B475JW
Birmingham Ormiston AcademySecondary, Good1012 14-19B47QD
Coppice Primary SchoolPrimary, Good690 3-11B475JN
Amenities
  • Royal British Legion Club, B47 6LS
  • Wythall Community Club, B47 6LZ
  • The Packhorse, B47 5HA
  • The White Swan, B47 6JG
  • Tesco, B47 5NP
  • Coppice Care Club & Preschool, B47 5JN
  • Hillside Residential Home, B47 5NS
  • Pride And Joy Childcare, B47 6AA
  • The Wendy House, B47 6JX
  • Wythall Residential Home, B47 6ET
  • Birmingham & Midlands Museum Of Transport, B47 6JX
  • Hodges Catering At Fulford Heath Golf Club, B47 6BH
  • Simms Lane Evangelical Church, B47 5HN
  • Woodrush Youth Centre, B47 5JN
  • St Marys Church Wythall, B47 5JN
  • Shop N Drive, B47 6AP
  • Becketts Farm, B47 6AJ
  • Chapel Lane Caravan & Motorhome Club Site, B47 6JX
  • Hollywood Convenience Store, B47 5PA
  • Hollywood News (Us 5 Ltd), B47 5PY
  • Alliance In Partnership At The Coppice Primary School, B47 5JN
  • Solihull Catering Services At Meadow Green Primary School, B47 6EQ
  • ABM Catering At Woodrush High School, B47 5JW
  • Woodrush Cafe Woodrush School, B47 5JW
  • JJ's Cafe, B47 5HD
  • Monsoon, B47 5PA
  • That Funky Golf Place, B47 6AJ
  • Redditch United Football Club, B47 4AU
  • Chung Ying, B47 6ET
  • Fanaris Fish Bar, B47 5HD
  • Hollywood Fish Bar, B47 5PA
  • Jade Garden, B47 5PA
  • Spice Nation, B47 5HD