B49 Postcode Area Information

Population
10,160
Avg Annual Income
£46,120
Full Time Employees
25.78%
Average Age
48.02

Stratford-on-Avon, B49 Postcode Area Overview

The B49 postcode area is located in the Stratford-on-Avon, Wychavon, Warwickshire, Worcestershire postcode town, in the West Midlands, England region.

The B49 postcode area, also known as the Alcester postcode area, resides in the region of West Midlands, England. This is an important strategic location that is home to numerous amenities. Ranging from supermarkets, restaurants, cafes, and pubs to healthcare facilities, this area provides a whole spectrum of facilities for local residents. A mainstay of this location is the rich tapestry of independent shops cohabitating with high-street retailers.

Its geography is marked by a combination of historic market town charm and surrounding pastoral landscapes, providing a serene ambience. Alcester is known for its classic buildings of charming Tudor and Georgian architecture, which further contribute to its unique identity.

In terms of transportation, Alcester falls under the Warwickshire County Council's local bus service, making it easily accessible from various points. Major cities such as Birmingham and Coventry are within commuting distance, presenting opportunities for professional and social interactions beyond the locality.

Moreover, the area is in proximity to the M40 and M42 for road travel, with the nearest major railway station being located in Stratford-upon-Avon. There are also direct bus services to the railway stations in Redditch and Stratford-upon-Avon for those preferring public transport.

Ultimately, the B49 postcode area of Alcester, England displays an attractive blend of rural tranquility and urban convenience, making it an area well suited for both residential and commercial purposes. It holds a distinct appeal for those who appreciate a harmonious blend of history, nature, and modern amenities.

This is an area with an older population, with most residents being between 65 and 84 years old. There are not many children or young adults living here. Most people are Christian and white.

Unemployment is low and many people work in professional or managerial roles.

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

Electoral Wards

The B49 postcode area covers Alcester & Rural, Alcester Town, Bidford West & Salford, Inkberrow, Kinwarton, Studley with Mappleborough Green, Welford-on-Avon, Wotton Wawen electoral wards.

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B49 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of B49 postcode area is 10,160. 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 9,469, followed by White: Other White, with a total of 282. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (5,940), followed by No religion (3,463).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (4,859), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (2,901).

Economic Status

Most people in the B49 postcode area mentioned they are Retired (5,471), while 5,191 adults mentioned they are Employee: Full-time.

Education

Regarding education, 3,033 adults have Level 4 education, while 1,364 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the B49 area are

  • Professional occupations (916)
  • Managers, directors and senior officials (794), and
  • Associate professional and technical occupations (600)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode B49 is 48 years old. The top three age distributions are: Between 55 to 64 (5754), Below 14 (5169), and Between 45 to 54 (5079).

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 B49 has Lower managerial, administrative and professional occupations (1,967) followed by Higher managerial, administrative and professional occupations (1,352), and Small employers and own account workers (1,232).

Postcodes in B49

There are total 3 postcode sectors present in the B49 (listed below). The postcode B49 has a total of 515 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of B49
NameType
AreaB49
Ward

Alcester & Rural

Alcester Town

Bidford West & Salford

Inkberrow

Kinwarton

Studley with Mappleborough Green

Welford-on-Avon

Wotton Wawen

LTLA22Stratford-on-Avon, Wychavon
UTLA22Warwickshire, Worcestershire
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland

Stratford-on-Avon, B49 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Stratford-on-Avon, B49 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

9

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

4

Other theft

3

Public order

1

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

2

Vehicle crime

18

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

7

Other theft

1

Public order

7

Vehicle crime

27

Violence and sexual offences

9

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Drugs

1

Other crime

6

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

2

Public order

5

Shoplifting

2

Vehicle crime

28

Violence and sexual offences

5

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

5

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

3

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

3

Public order

3

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

22

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

4

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

5

Other theft

2

Shoplifting

8

Vehicle crime

13

Violence and sexual offences

6

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

1

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

1

Possession of weapons

3

Public order

2

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

31

Violence and sexual offences

10

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

6

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

7

Other theft

3

Public order

1

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

20

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

1

Other crime

7

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

1

Public order

3

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

14

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

2

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

2

Public order

1

Robbery

2

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

6

Vehicle crime

16

Violence and sexual offences

9

Anti-social behaviour

2

Burglary

2

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other crime

5

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

2

Public order

1

Robbery

2

Shoplifting

6

Vehicle crime

9

Violence and sexual offences

5

Anti-social behaviour

5

Burglary

1

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

2

Other theft

4

Public order

1

Robbery

3

Vehicle crime

11

Violence and sexual offences

5

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

2

Other crime

2

Other theft

4

Public order

1

Shoplifting

4

Vehicle crime

8

Violence and sexual offences

4

Anti-social behaviour

4

Burglary

4

Criminal damage and arson

4

Other theft

7

Shoplifting

3

Vehicle crime

9

Violence and sexual offences

7

Anti-social behaviour

3

Burglary

5

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

2

Other crime

8

Other theft

6

Public order

3

Shoplifting

7

Vehicle crime

19

Violence and sexual offences

9

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

1

Burglary

3

Criminal damage and arson

1

Other theft

2

Public order

1

Shoplifting

5

Vehicle crime

19

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in B49 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in B49 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£238,000.00£238,000.00 - £238,000.001
Flat£132,500.00£125,000.00 - £140,000.002
Semi-Detached£335,000.00£335,000.00 - £335,000.001
Terraced£211,000.00£211,000.00 - £211,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£265,000.00£265,000.00 - £265,000.001
Semi-Detached£225,000.00£225,000.00 - £225,000.001
Terraced£156,500.00£98,000.00 - £215,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£123,500.00£123,500.00 - £123,500.002
Semi-Detached£207,000.00£207,000.00 - £207,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£480,505.00£357,500.00 - £749,520.004
Flat£90,000.00£90,000.00 - £90,000.001
Other£340,000.00£340,000.00 - £340,000.001
Semi-Detached£265,000.00£171,500.00 - £365,000.005
Terraced£300,000.00£300,000.00 - £300,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£236,250.00£172,500.00 - £300,000.002
Semi-Detached£285,000.00£280,000.00 - £290,000.004
Terraced£145,816.67£141,250.00 - £154,950.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£583,333.33£550,000.00 - £625,000.003
Flat£123,500.00£82,000.00 - £165,000.002
Semi-Detached£290,000.00£290,000.00 - £290,000.001
Terraced£225,000.00£225,000.00 - £225,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£580,833.33£525,000.00 - £635,000.003
Flat£75,000.00£75,000.00 - £75,000.001
Semi-Detached£300,000.00£280,000.00 - £335,000.003
Terraced£267,500.00£235,000.00 - £300,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£935,833.33£542,500.00 - £1,550,000.003
Terraced£275,833.33£265,000.00 - £287,500.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£725,000.00£725,000.00 - £725,000.001
Flat£300,000.00£300,000.00 - £300,000.001
Semi-Detached£326,000.00£290,000.00 - £370,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£547,000.00£415,000.00 - £735,000.005
Flat£142,500.00£142,500.00 - £142,500.001
Other£365,000.00£365,000.00 - £365,000.001
Semi-Detached£285,000.00£285,000.00 - £285,000.001
Terraced£253,833.33£165,000.00 - £355,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£410,000.00£330,000.00 - £490,000.002
Flat£304,250.00£85,000.00 - £487,000.006
Semi-Detached£870,000.00£870,000.00 - £870,000.002
Terraced£196,990.00£155,000.00 - £270,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£1,012,500.00£925,000.00 - £1,100,000.002
Flat£111,250.00£107,500.00 - £115,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£950,000.00£950,000.00 - £950,000.001
Other£340,000.00£340,000.00 - £340,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£452,500.00£380,000.00 - £525,000.002
Flat£138,500.00£125,000.00 - £152,000.002
Other£710,000.00£710,000.00 - £710,000.001
Semi-Detached£385,000.00£300,000.00 - £470,000.002
Terraced£490,000.00£490,000.00 - £490,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£396,700.00£325,000.00 - £450,000.0010
Flat£141,000.00£141,000.00 - £141,000.001
Other£680,000.00£510,000.00 - £850,000.002
Semi-Detached£290,300.00£258,000.00 - £350,000.006
Terraced£223,300.00£195,000.00 - £245,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£534,000.00£367,000.00 - £850,000.003
Other£610,000.00£610,000.00 - £610,000.001
Semi-Detached£327,833.33£321,000.00 - £337,500.003
Terraced£438,500.00£267,000.00 - £610,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£394,666.67£295,000.00 - £510,000.006
Flat£140,000.00£140,000.00 - £140,000.001
Semi-Detached£460,400.00£231,000.00 - £720,000.006
Terraced£223,417.50£171,835.00 - £275,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£526,000.00£420,000.00 - £965,000.006
Flat£148,500.00£96,000.00 - £201,000.002
Semi-Detached£382,500.00£275,000.00 - £665,000.004
Terraced£258,000.00£240,000.00 - £276,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£451,714.29£320,000.00 - £677,000.007
Flat£511,000.00£462,000.00 - £560,000.002
Semi-Detached£322,812.50£282,000.00 - £442,500.005
Terraced£502,250.00£383,000.00 - £621,500.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£686,049.64£395,000.00 - £1,360,000.0012
Flat£308,850.00£80,000.00 - £491,000.007
Other£1,415,000.00£1,415,000.00 - £1,415,000.001
Semi-Detached£310,500.00£280,000.00 - £341,000.002
Terraced£385,000.00£385,000.00 - £385,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£618,458.33£392,000.00 - £1,000,000.007
Flat£150,000.00£145,000.00 - £155,000.002
Semi-Detached£297,333.33£279,000.00 - £345,000.004
Terraced£282,500.00£215,000.00 - £350,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£442,833.33£212,000.00 - £1,025,000.004
Flat£130,000.00£72,000.00 - £147,500.005
Other£715,000.00£715,000.00 - £715,000.001
Semi-Detached£263,875.00£235,000.00 - £290,000.005
Terraced£197,000.00£174,000.00 - £225,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£381,000.00£377,000.00 - £385,000.002
Flat£109,975.00£90,000.00 - £129,950.002
Other£258,125.00£166,250.00 - £350,000.002
Semi-Detached£321,100.00£148,500.00 - £660,000.007
Terraced£247,500.00£230,000.00 - £265,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£455,500.00£365,000.00 - £567,000.003
Flat£183,666.67£113,500.00 - £315,000.003
Semi-Detached£256,250.00£72,000.00 - £364,000.003
Terraced£403,333.33£130,000.00 - £623,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£658,750.00£467,000.00 - £1,125,000.003
Other£443,940.00£443,940.00 - £443,940.001
Semi-Detached£290,500.00£265,000.00 - £332,000.003
Terraced£171,000.00£135,000.00 - £207,000.002
Schools in the B49 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Great Alne Primary SchoolPrimary, Good89 4-11B496HQ
Dunnington CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good105 4-11B495NT
Alcester Grammar SchoolSecondary, Outstanding1363 11-18B495ED
Alcester AcademySecondary, Good638 11-16B496QQ
St Nicholas CofE PrimaryPrimary, Outstanding413 4-11B496AG
Tudor Grange Primary Academy, HaselorPrimary, Good72 3-11B496LU
Our Lady's Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Requires improvement86 4-11B496AG
St Benedict's Catholic High SchoolSecondary, Requires improvement592 11-18B496PX
Coughton CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good178 4-11B495HN
Temple Grafton CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding111 4-11B496NU
Amenities in the B49 Postcode Area
  • Sole Traders Midlands Ltd, B49 5PD
  • A.P. Meats Ltd, B49 6PX
  • Alcester Community Fridge, B49 5AJ
  • Freeman And Sons, B49 6AA
  • Great Alne Park, B49 6HS
  • The Holly Bush Inn, B49 5QX
  • The Piston Club At The Stag, B49 6NQ
  • The Royal Oak, B49 5AB
  • Alcester And Ragley Park Cricket Club, B49 5NH
  • Alcester Unionist Club Ltd, B49 5AB
  • Venue Xpresso Limited, B49 5AE
  • Arden Cafe, B49 6ES
  • Arrow Mill, B49 5NL
  • Billesley Manor Hotel, B49 6NF
  • Bright Kids, B49 5HS
  • Tesco, B49 6AA
  • Waitrose, B49 5DA
  • Cherry Trees Care Home, B49 6LN
  • Meadow View Care Centre, B49 6PR
  • Parker Care Services Ltd, B49 6GE
  • Little Men & Misses Day Nursery, B49 5JT
  • Patty Smashers, B49 6EH
  • Coughton Court And Restaurant, B49 5JA
  • Great Alne And Kinwarton Memorial Hall, B49 6HR
  • Orangemabel, B49 5AF
  • Panache 50, B49 5EP
  • Temple Grafton C Of E Primary, B49 6NU
  • The Old Station Nursery, B49 6PX
  • Alcester Academy, B49 6QQ
  • Alcester Grammar School, B49 5ED
  • Clubszone, B49 6AG
  • Alcester Fish Bar, B49 6AA
  • Alcester Square Fish Bar, B49 5DA
  • China Town, B49 5AE
  • Roosters, B49 5DP
  • Tiffin Alcester, B49 5AE
  • Inn Express Ltd, B49 6LX
  • SHT Farm Shop, B49 6BS