Bromsgrove District

Bromsgrove is a local government district in Worcestershire, England. Its council is based in the town of Bromsgrove.

Bromsgrove District
Bromsgrove shown within Worcestershire
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Constituent countryEngland
RegionWest Midlands
Non-metropolitan countyWorcestershire
StatusNon-metropolitan district
Admin HQBromsgrove
Incorporated1 April 1974
  TypeNon-metropolitan district council
  BodyBromsgrove District Council
  LeadershipLeader & Cabinet (Conservative)
  MPsSajid Javid
  Total83.8 sq mi (217.0 km2)
  Rank154th (of 309)
 (mid-2019 est.)
  Rank242nd (of 309)
  Density1,200/sq mi (460/km2)
94.7% White
2.6% S.Asian
1.2% Mixed Race
1.0% Black British
Time zoneUTC0 (GMT)
  Summer (DST)UTC+1 (BST)
ONS code47UB (ONS)
E07000234 (GSS)
OS grid referenceSO9604870812

It borders the built up area of Birmingham to the north. Other places in the district include Alvechurch, Aston Fields, Belbroughton, Catshill, Clent, Hagley, Rubery, Stoke Prior and Wythall.

The current district was formed on 1 April 1974 by the merger of Bromsgrove urban district and Bromsgrove Rural District.

Since 2011, Bromsgrove has formed part of the Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership along with neighbouring authorities Birmingham, Cannock Chase, East Staffordshire, Lichfield, Redditch, Solihull, Tamworth and Wyre Forest.

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