Moving to Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire? What you need to know

MovingStatisticsPic Via

Moving to Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire? 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 Aylesbury 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 Aylesbury the land of milk and honey or are Princes Risborough, Wendover and Tring a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Aylesbury

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 Aylesbury. 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
Manor Park 152
Walton 149
Aylesbury 115
Bierton 89
Walton Court 58
Southcourt 58
Broughton 26
Burcott 26
Bedgrove 24
Hartwell 4

The English Indices of Deprivation also has crime statistics for Aylesbury. 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 Aylesbury. The table below shows ten wards in this area, from the best to the worst.

Ward Average rank in England
Elmhurst (Best) 11737/32845
Gatehouse 13814/32845
Southcourt 14926/32845
Central & Walton 15114/32845
Oakfield & Bierton 18383/32845
Walton Court & Hawkslade 18539/32845
Mandeville & Elm Farm 21544/32845
Coldharbour 21878/32845
Watermead 23642/32845
Bedgrove (Worst) 28044/32845
Reader Opinion:

Tring: So what has changed?

Your Health in Aylesbury

If you are thinking of moving to Aylesbury, 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 Aylesbury 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
Aylesbury Vale (Aylesbury) 0.78% 2.68% 10.95% 34.19% 51.4%
Cherwell 0.84% 3% 11.17% 34.65% 50.33%
South Oxfordshire 0.73% 2.62% 10.73% 33.35% 52.56%
Chiltern 0.7% 2.52% 10.18% 32.78% 53.81%

The English Indices of Deprivation also has health statistics for Aylesbury. 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 Aylesbury. The table below shows ten wards in this area, from the best to the worst;

Ward Average rank in England
Southcourt (Best) 17074/32845
Elmhurst 17099/32845
Gatehouse 18555/32845
Walton Court & Hawkslade 19259/32845
Oakfield & Bierton 22213/32845
Coldharbour 23664/32845
Central & Walton 25084/32845
Mandeville & Elm Farm 25671/32845
Watermead 26399/32845
Bedgrove (Worst) 30408/32845
Reader Opinion:

Aylesbury: eyesore concrete jungle

Deprivation in Aylesbury

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 Aylesbury. 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
Southcourt (Best) 11210/32845
Elmhurst 14637/32845
Gatehouse 15562/32845
Walton Court & Hawkslade 17889/32845
Central & Walton 23603/32845
Oakfield & Bierton 23986/32845
Coldharbour 25129/32845
Watermead 25925/32845
Mandeville & Elm Farm 26520/32845
Bedgrove (Worst) 31414/32845

Top 10 worst places to live in England 2020






  1. Aylesbury: find yourself in a traffic jam

    Aylesbury: find yourself in a traffic jam

  2. Aylesbury: eyesore concrete jungle

    Aylesbury: eyesore concrete jungle

  3. Tring: So what has changed?

    Tring: So what has changed?

  4. Chesham! More Like Mayhem!

    Chesham! More Like Mayhem!

  5. Totteridge: Where every Tesco comes with a bunch of ********!

    Totteridge: Where every Tesco comes with a bunch of ********!

  6. Chesham is a sh*thole, it really, really is.

    Chesham is a sh*thole, it really, really is.

  7. High Wycombe aka BTEC Slough

    High Wycombe aka BTEC Slough

  8. Owlsmoor, Sandhurst: enter at your peril!

    Owlsmoor, Sandhurst: enter at your peril!

  9. Oh Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes… what have you done to yourself?

    Oh Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes… what have you done to yourself?