Useful Area information for SHORTLANDS CLOSE, BIRMINGHAM, B30 3LR

Shortlands close is in Birmingham in the county of West Midlands which resides in the West Midlands region of England. The postcode is within the King's Norton North ward, which is in the constituency of "Birmingham, Northfield". This page is a collection of useful information for Shortlands close, Birmingham, and the neighbourhood in which it resides.

We found 5 house sales in B30 3LR. The most recent transaction was number 23 that sold for £78,000 on 17 Dec 2013. The most expensive house purchase so far has been number 16 that sold for £90,000 on 09 Aug 2006 and the lowest has been number 23 that sold for £38,000 on 31 Mar 1995. If you are interested in more detailed information then keep reading as we give insights about all of them in this page later on.

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Multiple Deprivation Index


Regarding the Index of Multiple Deprivation, B30 3LR has a score of 11219 out of 32844.

Most recent sale

£78,000 on 17 Dec 2013

Most expensive sale

£90,000 on 09 Aug 2006

Least expensive sale

£38,000 on 31 Mar 1995

House prices

Freehold, Flat or Maisonette Sold for £78,000 on 17 Dec 2013
Freehold, Flat or Maisonette Sold for £82,000 on 02 Sep 2011
Freehold, Flat or Maisonette Sold for £90,000 on 09 Aug 2006
Freehold, Flat or Maisonette Sold for £41,500 on 30 Jul 1998
Freehold, Flat or Maisonette Sold for £38,000 on 31 Mar 1995

Social grade

The figures shown are per-household between the ages of 16-64.

15 - AB - Higher and intermediate managerial, administrative, or professional positions
29 - C1 - Supervisory, clerical, and junior managerial/administrative/professional positions
18 - C2 - Skilled manual workers
18 - DE - Semi-skilled and unskilled manual workers; those on state benefit/unemployed, & lowest grade workers

Housing tenure

The national average of social housing is over 18%.

Owned outright: 18
Mortgage: 27
Shared Ownership: 0
Council: 31
Social other: 19
Private rented: 23
Private employer: 1
Private relative: 0
Private other: 0
Rent free: 4

The most common ethnicity is White. Residents have the following ethnicities: 270 White, 0 Gypsy, 1 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 1 Other asian, 2 Black, 4 Mixed.

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Please bear in mind that an individual may hold one or more passports.

No passport: 95
UK: 181
Ireland: 3
Other EU: 5
Other Non EU: 0
Africa: 0
Middle East & Asia: 0
North America & Caribbean: 1
Central America: 0
South America: 0
Antarctica & Oceania: 0
British Overseas: 0


According to the 2011 Census, the UK population claims itself as 87% white. The second largest group are asian 6% and black 3%.

White: 270
Gypsy: 0
Indian: 1
Pakistani: 6
Bangladeshi: 0
Chinese: 0
Other Asian: 1
Black: 2
Mixed: 4
Other: 1

The most common ethnicity is White. Residents have the following ethnicities: 270 White, 0 Gypsy, 1 Indian, 0 Bangladeshi, 1 Other asian, 2 Black, 4 Mixed.

Accommodation type

Please note that the figures may include adjacent streets

Detached: 12
Semi-detached : 28
Terraced: 46
Flat: 43
Converted house share: 1
Flat in commercial: 1
Caravan: 0


The UK is mainly a Christian country, with 59% of residents. 25% of the population claim to have no religion. 4% of the population identify themselves as Muslim, 1.3% Hindu, 0.7% Sikh, 0.5% Jewish, 0.4% Buddhist, and 0.4% as other religions, while the remaining 7.2% did not state their religious views.

Christian: 188
Buddhist: 0
Hindu: 0
Jewish: 0
Muslim: 7
Sikh: 1
Other: 3
No religion: 66
Not stated: 20

Income rank

Proportion of the population experiencing deprivation relating to low income


Employment rank

Proportion of the working-age population in an area involuntarily excluded from the labour market


Education skills rank

Lack of attainment skills in local population


Health rank

Risk of premature death and the impairment of quality of life


Living environment rank

Measures the quality of the local environment


Income affecting children rank

Proportion of all children aged 0 to 15 living in income deprived families


Income affecting older rank

Proportion of all those aged 60 or over who experience income deprivation.


Children rank

Attainment of qualifications among children


Adult skill rank

Lack of qualifications in the resident working-age adult population


Geographical barrier rank

Physical proximity of local services


Wider barrier rank

Accessability of housing due to affordability


Indoor rank

Quality of housing


Outdoor rank

E.g. Air quality, road accidents


Crime rank

Risk of personal victimisation



No qualification: 108
GCSES 1 to 4 any grades: 58
NVQ Level 1: 23
One A level: 65
NVQ Level 2: 37
Apprenticeship: 8
Two plus A level: 37
NVQ Level 3: 18
Degree: 35
NVQ Level 4-5: 5
Professional qualification: 25
Other vocational qualification: 40

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Household size

This data lists the total number of people normally resident within each household.

One: 61
Two: 36
Three: 16
Four: 5
Five: 2
Six: 3
Eight: 0

The median age of this location's residents is 51.0 while the mean age is 50.2807. The most frequent age group is Thirty to fourty-four. These conclusions are made from the following data: 0-4 years: 14, 5-7 years: 5, 8-9 years: 5, 10-14 years: 13, 16-17 years: 5, 18-19 years: 5, 20-24 years: 15, 25-29 years: 21, 25-29 years: 21, 30-44 years: 43, 45-59 years: 36, 60-64 years: 14, 65-74 years: 34, 75-84 years: 34, 85-89 years: 19.

This location in Birmingham is categorised as Urban major conurbation.

Some people have different preferences regarding the altitude of areas, this postcode's altitude is 147 metres above sea level. Areas at higher altitudes could be more favourable due to the expected rise of sea levels in the not so distant future.

102 had very good health and 6 had very bad in this area.

Room number

This data lists the total number of room each house have.

One: 0
Two: 11
Three: 14
Four: 42
Five: 32
Six: 16
Seven: 3
Eight: 1
Nine: 4

According to the latest census which took place in 2011, this postcode had a population of 29 people that includes overnight visitors as well as permanent residents. Furthermore, there were 16 households.


Across the UK, the gender split is equal.

Total: 285
Males: 120
Females: 165


Health is usually influenced by age and the affluence of a neighbourhood, since deprived areas often showing poorer standards of health.

Total: 285
Very good: 102
Good: 110
Fair: 52
Bad: 15
Very bad: 6

Many postcodes have been retired over the years but B30 3LR is not one of them and it was first introduced on 01 Jan 1980.

Geographically this area resides in -1.925764 longitude and 52.408469 latitude.

If you are interested in getting to know more about the location codes of this area then it might also be valuable that it resides 405147 eastings and 278943 northings.

Some might find it useful that this area's grid reference number is SP051789. The grid reference number uses cartesian coordinates.

The district code of B30 3LR is E08000025 and its county code is E11000018.

Its MSOA code is E02001949, its LSOA code is E01009119, its parish code is E43000250 and its constituency code is E14000565. These codes can come handy when you want to find out more about this location as not all services work with postcode.

Furthermore this area is in a national park.

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Longitude -1.925764
Latitude 52.408469
Easting 405147
Northing 278943
Altitude 147

The geographic X and Y coordinates are the approximate centre of the location covered by B30 3LR postal code.


County West Midlands
District Birmingham
Ward King's Norton North
Country England
Constituency "Birmingham, Northfield"
Region West Midlands
Parish "Birmingham, unparished area"


Active true
Terminated Postcode
County Code E11000018
National Park
Built Up Area West Midlands
Built Up Subdivision Birmingham
Lower Layer Super Output Area Birmingham 123C
Grid Ref SP051789
District Code E08000025
London Zone
LSOA Code E01009119
MSOA Code E02001949
Middle Layer Super Output Area Birmingham 123
Parish Code E43000250
Census Output Area E00046223
Constituency Code E14000565