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Northfield, Birmingham

Northfield is a residential area on the southern outskirts of metropolitan Birmingham, England, and near the boundary with Worcestershire. It is also a council constituency, managed by its own district committee. The constituency includes the wards of Kings Norton, Longbridge, Weoley Castle and the smaller ward of Northfield that includes West Heath and Turves Green.
Post townBIRMINGHAM
Administrative CountyBirmingham
Traditional CountyWorcestershire
OS GridSP0279
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Midlands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Midlands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Midlands
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code0121
Population24,444 (2001 Population Census)
 

Other names by which Northfield, Birmingham has been known in the past

Nordfeld

Northfield, Birmingham in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Northfield, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Worcestershire - par. (containing Selby Oak, eccl. dist.), 5981 ac., pop. 7190; vil., 6 miles SW. of Birmingham; P.O.

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