Walsall is a metropolitan borough consisting of a mix of urban, suburban and semi-rural communities. Covering 40 square miles, it is located to the north-west of Birmingham and is one of the four local authorities that make up the Black Country sub-region (along with Dudley, Sandwell and Wolverhampton). Walsall town centre lies at the heart of the borough surrounded by Aldridge, Bloxwich, Brownhills, Darlaston and Willenhall district centres.
This website, Walsall Insight, is a resource intended to provide a data-driven overview of the Walsall borough. Throughout this site you will be able to find a range of statistics, info graphics, publications & reports that aim to provide insight into Walsall. It will also feature critical pieces of ongoing work such as the Joint Strategic Needs Assessment, a repository of key Publications & Walsall Council's Transparency (Open Data) releases. Please check our News page for the latest updates & please feel free to explore this page, which details the key topics that give understanding of & insight into the Walsall area.