West Bromwich is a market town in the borough of Sandwell in the West Midlands. It is divided into West Bromwich East and West Bromwich West. Over 77,000 people are estimated to live in the town.
As part of the Black Country, it has a rich history of industry that put the town of West Bromwich into prominence. Coal and iron were mined in the area during the Industrial Revolution, with the town developing engineering, manufacturing, and automotive industries around the turn of the 20th century. Retail and entertainment now share in the town’s economic activity alongside the industrial sector.