Moving to Aylsham, Norfolk? What you need to know

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Moving to Aylsham, Norfolk - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Aylsham in Norfolk? 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 Aylsham 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 Aylsham the land of milk and honey or are North Walsham, Reepham and Wroxham a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Aylsham

Using the latest Police street crime figures for the month of August 2020 we have compiled a table of the most voilent Policing areas in and around Aylsham. 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
Aylsham 19
Millgate 16
Dunkirk 12
Drabblegate 8
Marsham 5
Fengate 5
Burgh next Aylsham 0
Ingworth 0
Banningham 0
Tuttington 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Eynesford (Best) 14351/32845
Buxton 24429/32845
Great Witchingham 27213/32845
Aylsham 27591/32845
Gresham 29980/32845
Hevingham 30619/32845
Erpingham 30987/32845
Worstead 31600/32845

Your Health in Aylsham

If you are thinking of moving to Aylsham, 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 Aylsham 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
Norwich 1.24% 4.42% 14.05% 35.42% 44.87%
Great Yarmouth 1.63% 5.48% 16.58% 36.01% 40.3%
North Norfolk 1.39% 4.77% 17.15% 37.77% 38.92%
Broadland (Aylsham) 1.08% 3.61% 14.02% 36.99% 44.3%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Worstead (Best) 18211/32845
Gresham 21081/32845
Eynesford 21265/32845
Hevingham 21308/32845
Aylsham 23027/32845
Erpingham 23682/32845
Buxton 23974/32845
Great Witchingham 26856/32845

Deprivation in Aylsham

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 Aylsham. 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
Eynesford (Best) 12418/32845
Erpingham 12845/32845
Gresham 13499/32845
Worstead 14137/32845
Hevingham 17268/32845
Great Witchingham 18049/32845
Aylsham 20258/32845
Buxton 21295/32845

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