Moving to Atherstone, Warwickshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Atherstone, Warwickshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Atherstone in Warwickshire? You've found some estate agents and they have told you what you wanted to hear. You've read some speil by a local councillor who says that Atherstone is on the up an up? Now it's time for a bit of reality. Cold hard statistics culled from the Police, the Indices of Deprivation and the latest census. Is Atherstone the land of milk and honey or are Market Bosworth, Nuneaton and Coal Pool a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Atherstone

Using the latest Police street crime figures for the month of July 2020 we have compiled a table of the most voilent Policing areas in and around Atherstone. Naturally the more urban and more central areas will have a higher rate of crime, but often you can be surprised when that is not the case and that is the area you want to move to.

Polcing Area Voilent Crimes
Atherstone 48
Anker 42
Ratcliffe Culey 31
Mancetter 6
Oldbury 5
Grendon Common 3
Sheepy Magna 1
Sheepy Parva 1
Pinwall 0
Bentley Common 0

The English Indices of Deprivation also has crime statistics for Atherstone. These statitics are published by the government every 2-3 years. They are a measure of how likely you are to be a victim of personal or material crime in an area, such as muggings or burglary. We've collated an average rank for all the Lower Super Output Areas (LSOA) in each ward in and around Atherstone. The table below shows ten wards in this area, from the best to the worst.

Ward Average rank in England
Atherstone South and Mancetter (Best) 10296/32845
Atherstone Central 10461/32845
Hartshill 15237/32845
Galley Common 15282/32845
Baddesley and Grendon 17725/32845
Atherstone North 19713/32845
Twycross and Witherley with Sheepy 22345/32845
Weddington 23377/32845
Ambien 23870/32845
Camp Hill (Worst) 4249/32845
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Your Health in Atherstone

If you are thinking of moving to Atherstone, you want to know if the place is likely to put you on a downward spiral of ill health. We've taken the healh question from the latest census to find out and how Atherstone compares to its neighbouring local authorities. People were asked to rate their current health from very bad to very good;

Local Authority Very Bad Bad Fair Good Very Good
Nuneaton and Bedworth 1.4% 4.81% 14.48% 35.33% 43.98%
North West Leicestershire 1.15% 3.99% 13.88% 35.52% 45.45%
Hinckley and Bosworth 0.98% 3.63% 13.3% 35.83% 46.26%
North Warwickshire (Atherstone) 1.38% 4.6% 14.07% 34.84% 45.12%

The English Indices of Deprivation also has health statistics for Atherstone. They measures the risk of premature death and the impairment of quality of life through poor physical or mental health, lovely! We've collated an average rank for all the Lower Super Output Areas (LSOA) in each ward in and around Atherstone. The table below shows ten wards in this area, from the best to the worst;

Ward Average rank in England
Atherstone Central (Best) 10359/32845
Atherstone North 10371/32845
Hartshill 12777/32845
Atherstone South and Mancetter 12908/32845
Galley Common 14258/32845
Weddington 18699/32845
Baddesley and Grendon 18739/32845
Ambien 24881/32845
Twycross and Witherley with Sheepy 27364/32845
Camp Hill (Worst) 7791/32845
Reader Opinion:

Rugby: Warehouse jobs and drugs a plenty

Deprivation in Atherstone

Using the English Indices of Deprivation statistics, we've collated the average Index of Multiple Deprivation rank of all the LSOAs in the wards in and around Atherstone. In layman's terms, this is how rough the ward is based on mutiple measures of deprivation including; employment, income, health, crime, housing and outside space.

Ward Average rank in England
Atherstone North (Best) 15241/32845
Atherstone South and Mancetter 15694/32845
Baddesley and Grendon 16254/32845
Hartshill 16454/32845
Galley Common 19460/32845
Twycross and Witherley with Sheepy 21880/32845
Ambien 22588/32845
Weddington 26007/32845
Camp Hill 4946/32845
Atherstone Central (Worst) 9979/32845

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