B71 Postcode Area Information

Population
33,549
Avg Annual Income
£32,940
Full Time Employees
25.10%
Average Age
38.08

Sandwell, B71 Postcode Area Overview

The B71 postcode area is located in the Sandwell, Sandwell postcode town, in the West Midlands, England region.

The B71 postcode area, also known as the West Bromwich postcode area, is located in the West Midlands region of England. This region encompasses parts of the West Bromwich, Black Lake, Friar Park and Sandwell areas.

Geographically, this postcode area is characterized by a blend of both urban and suburban landscapes. There are several local amenities within this postcode area, such as schools, hospitals, parks, shopping centers, and restaurants, which cater to the varied needs of the population. The residential areas in this postcode are a mix of detached and semi-detached houses, townhouses, and flats.

The area is well-connected in terms of transportation, boasting an excellent road network, with the M5 and the A41 easily reachable. Residents enjoy connectivity to numerous local and national destinations. Public transport is also conveniently accessible with several bus routes, and the nearest railway stations being West Bromwich and Sandwell & Dudley station, providing commuting options both within the West Midlands and beyond.

Culturally, the B71 area is enriched with a diversity of communities and is in proximity to several attractions, including the Sandwell Valley Country Park and the Oak House, a historic building dating back to the 16th century. From shopping and dining to leisure and entertainment, the B71 postcode area offers a comprehensive, balanced lifestyle for its residents.

A Major part of this postcode area has a community with predominantly UK-born residents, mainly older adults and families.

Residents:

  • Fewer ethnic minorities compared to similar areas, with mostly UK-born residents.
  • More residents are older adults, some retired.
  • English is spoken well by most, but not everyone.
  • Housing is mainly social housing (rented from the government), with less overcrowding and fewer terraced houses compared to similar areas.

Lifestyle:

  • Diverse range of jobs, but many work in caring, leisure, or other service roles.

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

Electoral Wards

The B71 postcode area covers Charlemont with Grove Vale, Hateley Heath, St Pauls, Wednesbury South, West Bromwich Central electoral wards.

B71 Postcode Map

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B71 Demographics
(from Census 2021)

The population of B71 postcode area is 33,549. 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 18,280, followed by Indian, with a total of 5,392. In terms of religion, most people mentioned Christian (15,089), followed by No religion (8,310).

Deprivation

As for deprivation, most of the area is not deprived in any dimension (5,632), followed by at least deprived in one dimension (5,415).

Economic Status

Most people in the B71 postcode area mentioned they are Employee: Full-time (9,890), while 5,881 adults mentioned they are Retired.

Education

Regarding education, 7,760 adults have No qualifications education, while 3,918 have Level 3 education. The most common occupations in the B71 area are

  • Elementary occupations (2225)
  • Process, plant and machine operatives (1863), and
  • Professional occupations (1741)

Age

The average age of people living in postcode B71 is 38 years old. The top three age distributions are: Below 14 (12126), Between 35 to 44 (8334), and Between 25 to 34 (8273).

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 B71 has Routine occupations (5,091) followed by Never worked and long-term unemployed (3,960), and Semi-routine occupations (3,932).

Postcodes in B71

There are total 4 postcode sectors present in the B71 (listed below). The postcode B71 has a total of 745 postcodes.

ONS Administrative Info of B71
NameType
AreaB71
Ward

Charlemont with Grove Vale

Hateley Heath

St Pauls

Wednesbury South

West Bromwich Central

LTLA22Sandwell
UTLA22Sandwell
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland

Sandwell, B71 Postcode Crime rate over the last 12 Months

Sandwell, B71 Postcode Area Crime rate by Month

18

Anti-social behaviour

20

Burglary

22

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

3

Other crime

16

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

19

Public order

9

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

32

Vehicle crime

167

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

16

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

9

Other crime

12

Other theft

8

Possession of weapons

26

Public order

5

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

38

Vehicle crime

119

Violence and sexual offences

16

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

16

Criminal damage and arson

3

Drugs

8

Other crime

16

Other theft

25

Public order

4

Robbery

2

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

20

Vehicle crime

106

Violence and sexual offences

8

Anti-social behaviour

29

Burglary

15

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

6

Other crime

21

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

21

Public order

7

Robbery

3

Shoplifting

20

Vehicle crime

144

Violence and sexual offences

6

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

34

Burglary

24

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

2

Other crime

10

Other theft

5

Possession of weapons

31

Public order

5

Robbery

14

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

14

Vehicle crime

137

Violence and sexual offences

14

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

38

Burglary

21

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

6

Other crime

18

Other theft

7

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

8

Robbery

34

Shoplifting

17

Vehicle crime

126

Violence and sexual offences

20

Anti-social behaviour

27

Burglary

38

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

7

Other crime

14

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

23

Public order

7

Robbery

49

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

36

Vehicle crime

131

Violence and sexual offences

19

Anti-social behaviour

26

Burglary

35

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

6

Other crime

12

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

28

Public order

4

Robbery

17

Shoplifting

29

Vehicle crime

132

Violence and sexual offences

18

Anti-social behaviour

27

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

6

Drugs

3

Other crime

24

Other theft

1

Possession of weapons

14

Public order

4

Robbery

27

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

23

Vehicle crime

122

Violence and sexual offences

20

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

13

Burglary

38

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

5

Other crime

31

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

26

Public order

7

Robbery

8

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

26

Vehicle crime

155

Violence and sexual offences

9

Anti-social behaviour

12

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

2

Drugs

4

Other crime

13

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

25

Public order

3

Robbery

4

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

32

Vehicle crime

171

Violence and sexual offences

15

Anti-social behaviour

8

Burglary

29

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

1

Other crime

15

Other theft

8

Possession of weapons

18

Public order

10

Robbery

13

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

24

Vehicle crime

139

Violence and sexual offences

15

Anti-social behaviour

3

Bicycle theft

20

Burglary

19

Criminal damage and arson

7

Drugs

4

Other crime

24

Other theft

3

Possession of weapons

29

Public order

8

Robbery

18

Shoplifting

4

Theft from the person

37

Vehicle crime

157

Violence and sexual offences

3

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

22

Burglary

25

Criminal damage and arson

8

Drugs

4

Other crime

18

Other theft

11

Possession of weapons

41

Public order

8

Robbery

28

Shoplifting

2

Theft from the person

35

Vehicle crime

173

Violence and sexual offences

5

Anti-social behaviour

1

Bicycle theft

15

Burglary

18

Criminal damage and arson

9

Drugs

9

Other crime

14

Other theft

4

Possession of weapons

33

Public order

7

Robbery

20

Shoplifting

27

Vehicle crime

153

Violence and sexual offences

13

Anti-social behaviour

13

Burglary

26

Criminal damage and arson

5

Drugs

3

Other crime

13

Other theft

6

Possession of weapons

36

Public order

8

Robbery

15

Shoplifting

1

Theft from the person

41

Vehicle crime

140

Violence and sexual offences

3

Anti-social behaviour

2

Bicycle theft

16

Burglary

14

Criminal damage and arson

4

Drugs

2

Other crime

13

Other theft

2

Possession of weapons

23

Public order

3

Robbery

6

Shoplifting

3

Theft from the person

26

Vehicle crime

134

Violence and sexual offences

Sold House Prices in B71 postcode area over the last 12 Months

Sold House Prices in B71 postcode area by Month

House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£50,000.00£50,000.00 - £50,000.001
Semi-Detached£267,000.00£267,000.00 - £267,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£110,000.00£110,000.00 - £110,000.001
Terraced£125,000.00£125,000.00 - £125,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£370,000.00£370,000.00 - £370,000.001
Flat£120,000.00£120,000.00 - £120,000.001
Semi-Detached£275,000.00£275,000.00 - £275,000.001
Terraced£227,000.00£227,000.00 - £227,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£263,250.00£206,500.00 - £320,000.002
Flat£42,000.00£42,000.00 - £42,000.001
Semi-Detached£230,000.00£230,000.00 - £230,000.001
Terraced£190,000.00£190,000.00 - £190,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£342,666.67£268,000.00 - £380,000.003
Semi-Detached£231,700.00£116,000.00 - £325,000.0010
Terraced£174,000.00£120,000.00 - £212,000.006
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£180,000.00£180,000.00 - £180,000.001
Semi-Detached£181,700.00£80,000.00 - £222,000.0010
Terraced£255,000.00£192,000.00 - £318,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£355,000.00£355,000.00 - £355,000.001
Flat£80,000.00£65,000.00 - £95,000.002
Semi-Detached£234,111.11£161,000.00 - £315,000.009
Terraced£190,333.33£146,000.00 - £265,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£198,500.00£198,500.00 - £198,500.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£296,500.00£222,000.00 - £367,500.003
Flat£95,000.00£50,000.00 - £140,000.002
Semi-Detached£211,250.00£160,000.00 - £300,000.004
Terraced£134,750.00£69,500.00 - £200,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£237,000.00£195,000.00 - £267,000.003
Flat£80,000.00£75,000.00 - £85,000.003
Semi-Detached£189,343.75£125,000.00 - £285,000.0010
Terraced£193,000.00£144,000.00 - £228,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£379,333.33£350,000.00 - £428,000.003
Flat£106,500.00£97,000.00 - £116,000.002
Semi-Detached£225,944.44£195,000.00 - £260,000.009
Terraced£159,750.00£126,000.00 - £205,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£387,750.00£300,000.00 - £456,000.004
Flat£51,750.00£50,000.00 - £53,500.002
Semi-Detached£213,250.00£163,000.00 - £250,000.009
Terraced£315,000.00£315,000.00 - £315,000.001
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£375,000.00£375,000.00 - £375,000.001
Flat£110,420.00£87,260.00 - £122,000.003
Semi-Detached£218,687.50£167,000.00 - £262,500.008
Terraced£190,250.00£83,000.00 - £305,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£66,712.50£55,000.00 - £119,000.008
Semi-Detached£207,000.00£105,000.00 - £330,000.0023
Terraced£178,310.00£150,000.00 - £215,000.0010
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£110,000.00£110,000.00 - £110,000.001
Other£180,000.00£180,000.00 - £180,000.001
Semi-Detached£204,166.67£150,000.00 - £247,000.006
Terraced£197,250.00£167,000.00 - £265,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£112,500.00£100,000.00 - £125,000.002
Semi-Detached£194,000.00£134,000.00 - £254,000.002
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£420,000.00£420,000.00 - £420,000.001
Flat£120,000.00£110,000.00 - £130,000.002
Other£208,000.00£208,000.00 - £208,000.001
Semi-Detached£214,610.00£127,500.00 - £290,100.0010
Terraced£210,222.50£180,000.00 - £275,000.008
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Flat£103,250.00£98,000.00 - £112,000.003
Semi-Detached£238,079.55£115,000.00 - £340,000.0023
Terraced£160,750.00£100,000.00 - £185,000.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£265,625.00£152,500.00 - £350,000.003
Flat£84,249.75£39,999.00 - £117,000.004
Semi-Detached£222,976.19£150,000.00 - £340,000.0021
Terraced£189,800.00£157,000.00 - £215,000.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£410,000.00£345,000.00 - £475,000.002
Flat£91,500.00£52,000.00 - £127,500.005
Semi-Detached£240,650.00£110,000.00 - £400,000.0010
Terraced£200,055.56£140,000.00 - £315,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Semi-Detached£289,437.50£145,000.00 - £366,000.0013
Terraced£183,333.33£160,000.00 - £200,000.003
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£337,750.00£260,000.00 - £370,000.004
Flat£78,000.00£50,000.00 - £106,000.002
Semi-Detached£201,815.48£136,500.00 - £288,000.0017
Terraced£200,100.00£153,000.00 - £287,500.005
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£229,666.67£129,500.00 - £318,000.003
Flat£78,000.00£55,000.00 - £105,000.005
Semi-Detached£209,625.00£147,000.00 - £230,000.0013
Terraced£210,650.00£120,000.00 - £312,600.004
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£385,000.00£385,000.00 - £385,000.001
Flat£95,878.57£70,150.00 - £140,000.007
Semi-Detached£200,772.73£155,000.00 - £325,000.0011
Terraced£183,000.00£70,000.00 - £285,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£195,000.00£195,000.00 - £195,000.001
Flat£79,666.67£44,000.00 - £120,000.006
Semi-Detached£229,000.00£90,000.00 - £270,000.0014
Terraced£187,142.86£159,000.00 - £236,000.007
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£285,700.00£245,000.00 - £377,000.006
Flat£81,600.00£40,000.00 - £100,000.005
Other£16,518.50£16,000.00 - £17,037.002
Semi-Detached£192,216.67£95,000.00 - £270,000.0017
Terraced£173,781.50£139,000.00 - £230,000.0012
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£386,500.00£335,000.00 - £438,000.002
Flat£133,118.75£58,000.00 - £160,000.005
Semi-Detached£197,571.43£150,000.00 - £240,000.0015
Terraced£178,288.89£75,000.00 - £280,000.009
House TypeAverageMin/MaxSold
Detached£293,750.00£280,000.00 - £307,500.002
Flat£57,166.67£29,000.00 - £87,500.003
Semi-Detached£200,700.00£139,000.00 - £283,000.0013
Terraced£175,916.67£125,500.00 - £225,000.006
Schools in the B71 Postcode Area

NamePupilsAgePostcode
Hargate Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding495 3-11B711PG
Moorlands Primary SchoolPrimary, Good201 5-11B712NZ
Eaton Valley Primary SchoolPrimary, Good456 3-11B714BU
Hall Green Primary SchoolPrimary, Good458 3-11B712JQ
St Mary Magdalene CofE Voluntary Controlled Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding232 2-11B711RP
All Saints CofE Primary SchoolPrimary, Good456 3-11B711QN
Elm Tree Primary Academy Special, Not RatedNone 4-11B713DJ
Sandwell AcademySecondary, Outstanding1362 11-18B714LG
Pennyhill Primary School Primary, Good660 3-11B713BU
Sandwell Community SchoolPRU, Good73 11-16B712JN
The Phoenix CollegiateSecondary, Good1929 11-18B712BX
Hateley Heath AcademyPrimary, Inadequate425 2-11B712RP
St John Bosco Catholic Primary SchoolPrimary, Outstanding250 3-11B712ST
Amenities in the B71 Postcode Area
  • Onestop, B71 1AN
  • Fizzah Group, B71 1BX
  • 4 Community Trust Trading as J's Food Pantry, B71 1JU
  • AA Stores Grafton Road, B71 4EG
  • Agewell CIC, B71 4HJ
  • Cagney's Pizza|BBQ|Grill, B71 2EX
  • Sandwell Park Golf Club, B71 5JJ
  • Charlemont Bowling Club, B71 3DU
  • Crown & Anchor, B71 3BS
  • Curry N Grill House, B71 3LH
  • Beans, B71 3AH
  • Costa Coffee - Main Receiption, B71 4HJ
  • Costa Coffee - Out Patient Department, B71 4HJ
  • Deaf Centre - Sign Cafe, B71 4HY
  • Desserlo, B71 2LS
  • Midcounties Co-op, B71 3AH
  • Black Country Chippy, B71 3HP
  • Bun & Shake, B71 3LN
  • Cantonese House, B71 3HN
  • Caprinos, B71 2RA
  • China Garden, B71 3JY
  • Allerton Court O.A.P, B71 2ED
  • Banana Moon Day Nursery, B71 3AR
  • Black Country Mental Health NHS, B71 4HH
  • Care - Tech community Services, B71 4AQ
  • Churchfield Court Care Home, B71 1RR
  • Burger Boi (East Stand Carpark), B71 4LF
  • Burger Boi Two (Smethwick End), B71 4LF
  • Sweetie Paradise, B71 1AW
  • 3XS Retail Ltd, B71 4JZ
  • Fruitme, B71 4JZ
  • All Saints Primary School, B71 1QN
  • Aspens Services Ltd Hargate Primary School, B71 1PG
  • Eaton Valley Primary School, B71 4BU
  • Hall Green Primary School, B71 2JQ
  • Hateley Heath Primary School, B71 2RP
  • Atwal Caterers Limited, B71 1BW
  • Gurdwara Sachkhand Isher Darbar, B71 1AQ
  • Mahirs Experience Ltd, B71 4JS
  • Manor House Museum, B71 2EA
  • Sandwell Valley Crematorium - Reception Suite, B71 3SX