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Small Heath, Birmingham

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Small Heath, Birmingham

Small Heath is an inner-city area within the city of Birmingham, West Midlands, England. It is situated on and around the A45 (Coventry Road). Small Heath has been plagued by a poor reputation in recent years - a problem which is seen in similar neighbouring districts such as Aston and Handsworth. Despite having problems associated with all inner-city suburbs, Small Heath is host to many thriving local businesses.
Administrative CountyBirmingham
Traditional CountyWarwickshire
OS GridSP1085
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Midlands

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

Smallheath ~ Smallheath and Sparkbrook

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

Small Heath, eccl. dist. (ry. sta. Smallheath and Sparkbrook), Aston par., Warwickshire, on SE. side of Birmingham, pop. 9123; P.O., T.O.; the sta. is 2 miles SE. of Snow Hill sta., Birmingham.

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