Crime Statistics for Ixworth, Suffolk, 2023

Crime statistics for Ixworth, Ixworth

There were a total of 9 street level crime incidents in Ixworth in December 2023. See where they were on the map below and broken down by categories. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Anti Social Behaviour.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Ixworth, this category is usually the largest in any urban area. This is partly because 'Violent Crime' covers so many offences compared to say Burglary

Crime CategoryIncidents
Violent Crime6
Anti Social Behaviour1
Other Theft1
Vehicle Crime1
All Crime9

Map of street level crime incidents in December 2023

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Ixworth. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

How grim is your Postcode?

Where Police data is not specific to an address for privacy reasons, most roads are represented by 1 to 2 markers or clusters. However, this should be enough to ascertain if the road you live in or are thinking of moving to, is a crime hot spot. The only exception could be where there is a large cluster of a single crime category on a street, as this could but not necessarily be related to multiple incidents at one address.



Crime incidents in neighbouring areas to Ixworth

We've taken the ten nearest places to Ixworth and ranked them by the number of crime incidents in each. This should allow you to see if Ixworth has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Pakenham (1.86 miles)11
Ixworth9
The Black Bourn (0.86 miles)6
Grimstone End (0.88 miles)4
Great Barton (3.1 miles)2
Stowlangtoft (2.23 miles)2
Conyer’s Green (3.1 miles)2
Bardwell (2.24 miles)2
Ixworth Thorpe (1.39 miles)2
Honington (2.56 miles)2

5.79%
of Ixworth residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census



Where are the most violent places near Ixworth?

The category of crime that most concerns people is violent crime. We have taken the ten nearest place to Ixworth and ranked them according to the number of violent incidents in the 'best fit' Policing neighbourhood.

LocationViolent Incidents
Pakenham6
Ixworth6
The Black Bourn3
Grimstone End2
Great Barton2
Conyer’s Green2
Honington2
Bardwell1
Ixworth Thorpe1
Stowlangtoft0

How likely are you to be a victim of crime in Ixworth?

Every two years the government publishes the Index of Multiple Deprivation. One of those domains is crime, more precisely, how likely you are to be the victim of a what is known as 'personal crime', such as muggings or burglary. The governemnt publish these statitsics down to the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) or in simple geographic terms, a few roads. These statistics are also published on a ward level as an average of the LSOAs in that area. We have taken the average rank and converted it into a more accessble form, a score out of 100. Where the higher the score, the more likely you are in Ixworth to be a victim of personal crime. Note that the following score has been generated from the 2019 statistics. At the time of writing, these have not been updated by the government during and since the COVID 19 pandemic.

How does crime in Ixworth compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Ixworth and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Ixworth is ranked #5.

#WardScore
1Abbeygate61
2Tollgate57
3Eastgate50
4St Olaves44
5Ixworth40
6Stanton22
7Thurston15
8Pakenham & Troston15
9Elmswell & Woolpit15
10The Fornhams & Great Barton12
11Moreton Hall9

Which road in Ixworth has the highest level of crime?

We have used the Index of Multiple Deprivation to find the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) in Ixworth with the highest crime score. Accoding to the 2019 statistics, that is in and around Thetford Road.

Last updated: December 2023
Information provided by data.police.uk
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