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Edgbaston, Birmingham

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Edgbaston, Birmingham

Edgbaston is an area in the city of Birmingham in England. It is also a formal district, managed by its own district committee. The constituency includes the smaller Edgbaston ward and the wards of Bartley Green, Harborne and Quinton. Edgbaston traditionally has a reputation for being one of the most upmarket and affluent parts of Birmingham or "where the trees begin".
Administrative CountyBirmingham
Traditional CountyWarwickshire
OS GridSP0584
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Midlands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Midlands
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWest Midlands
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code0121
Population20,749 (2001 Population Census)

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


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

Edgbaston, par., N. Warwickshire, forming W. district of Birmingham, 2606 ac., pop. 22,760.

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