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Sheldon, Birmingham

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Sheldon, Birmingham

Sheldon is an area of eastern Birmingham in the West Midlands, England. It is close to the border with the Metropolitan Borough of Solihull and Birmingham International Airport. Sheldon is also one of the 40 electoral wards in Birmingham, and one of the four wards that make up the council constituency of Yardley. It covers an area of 6.03 km². Areas covered by the ward are Lyndon Green Wells Green, Sheldon and part of Garretts Green.
Administrative CountyBirmingham
Traditional CountyWarwickshire
OS GridSP1584
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
Population20,911 (2001 Population Census)

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

Sheldon, par. and vil., Warwickshire, 4½ miles SW. of Coleshill, 2514 ac., pop. 401; near the vil. is Sheldonfield House, seat.

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