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Erdington, Birmingham

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Erdington, Birmingham

Erdington is a suburb 5 miles northeast of central Birmingham, England and bordering Sutton Coldfield. It is also a council constituency, managed by its own district committee. The formal council constituency the smaller ward of Erdington, and the wards of Tyburn, (formerly Kingsbury), Stockland Green and Kingstanding, although most of both Kingstanding and Tyburn wards and some of Stockland Green lie outside the historical boundaries of Erdington.
Administrative CountyBirmingham
Traditional CountyWarwickshire
OS GridSP1191
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
Population23,853 (2001 census)

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


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

Erdington, eccl. dist. and ry. sta., Aston par., N. Warwickshire, in NE. of Birmingham, pop. 7153.

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