Moving to Barrow Hill and Whittington? What you need to know

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Moving to Barrow Hill and Whittington, Derbyshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Barrow Hill and Whittington in Derbyshire? 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 Barrow Hill and Whittington 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 Barrow Hill and Whittington the land of milk and honey or are Chesterfield, Eckington and Staveley a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Barrow Hill and Whittington

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 Barrow Hill and Whittington. 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
New Brimington 47
Hollingwood 45
Brimington 33
Netherthorpe 33
Barrow Hill 32
Brimington Common 32
Eckington 15
Renishaw 10
Nether Handley 9
Marsh Lane 6

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

Ward Average rank in England
Moor (Best) 17222/32845
Middlecroft and Poolsbrook 19117/32845
Lowgates and Woodthorpe 20391/32845
Eckington South & Renishaw 22672/32845
Old Whittington 22698/32845
Barrow Hill and New Whittington 23016/32845
Brimington North 23694/32845
Hollingwood and Inkersall 24991/32845
Dunston 26124/32845
Brimington South (Worst) 27780/32845
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Your Health in Barrow Hill and Whittington

If you are thinking of moving to Barrow Hill and Whittington, 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 Barrow Hill and Whittington 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
Sheffield 1.39% 4.83% 13.7% 33.35% 46.73%
Mansfield 1.8% 6.2% 16.2% 34.36% 41.44%
Chesterfield (Barrow Hill and Whittington) 1.64% 5.98% 16.36% 34.32% 41.69%
Bolsover 1.83% 6.79% 17.09% 33.51% 40.77%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Eckington South & Renishaw (Best) 13882/32845
Lowgates and Woodthorpe 2456/32845
Moor 2804/32845
Dunston 3109/32845
Old Whittington 4541/32845
Brimington North 4596/32845
Hollingwood and Inkersall 5070/32845
Brimington South 6013/32845
Barrow Hill and New Whittington 6098/32845
Middlecroft and Poolsbrook (Worst) 838/32845
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Deprivation in Barrow Hill and Whittington

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 Barrow Hill and Whittington. 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
Brimington North (Best) 10045/32845
Old Whittington 10362/32845
Barrow Hill and New Whittington 12288/32845
Hollingwood and Inkersall 13018/32845
Eckington South & Renishaw 14648/32845
Brimington South 16659/32845
Middlecroft and Poolsbrook 3333/32845
Dunston 7308/32845
Lowgates and Woodthorpe 7716/32845
Moor (Worst) 7812/32845

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