Moving to Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Beaconsfield 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 Beaconsfield 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 Beaconsfield the land of milk and honey or are Amersham, High Wycombe and Marlow a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Beaconsfield

Using the latest Police street crime figures for the month of November 2020 we have compiled a table of the most voilent Policing areas in and around Beaconsfield. 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
Beacon Hill 36
Beaconsfield 27
Holtspur 20
Loudwater 13
Knotty Green 8
Butlers Cross 3
Jordans 3
Coleshill 2
Penn Bottom 1
Penn 1

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

Ward Average rank in England
Farnham & Hedgerley (Best) 14643/32845
Burnham Lent Rise & Taplow 14810/32845
Gold Hill 20435/32845
Beaconsfield South 21016/32845
Flackwell Heath and Little Marlow 24538/32845
The Wooburns 26092/32845
Beaconsfield West 26175/32845
Beaconsfield North 26269/32845
Tylers Green and Loudwater 29001/32845
Seer Green (Worst) 32125/32845
Reader Opinion:

High Wycombe aka BTEC Slough

Your Health in Beaconsfield

If you are thinking of moving to Beaconsfield, 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 Beaconsfield 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
Slough 0.99% 3.5% 11.62% 35.99% 47.9%
Wycombe 0.78% 2.71% 10.75% 34.21% 51.55%
Chiltern 0.7% 2.52% 10.18% 32.78% 53.81%
South Bucks (Beaconsfield) 0.84% 2.93% 10.51% 33.3% 52.42%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Burnham Lent Rise & Taplow (Best) 27637/32845
The Wooburns 29084/32845
Beaconsfield South 29152/32845
Tylers Green and Loudwater 29592/32845
Farnham & Hedgerley 29768/32845
Flackwell Heath and Little Marlow 30493/32845
Gold Hill 31119/32845
Beaconsfield West 31349/32845
Beaconsfield North 31622/32845
Seer Green (Worst) 32767/32845
Reader Opinion:

Kings Langley: A Hertfordshire village of very little

Deprivation in Beaconsfield

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 Beaconsfield. 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
Burnham Lent Rise & Taplow (Best) 23109/32845
Farnham & Hedgerley 25449/32845
The Wooburns 26081/32845
Beaconsfield South 27423/32845
Flackwell Heath and Little Marlow 28718/32845
Gold Hill 29143/32845
Tylers Green and Loudwater 29581/32845
Beaconsfield West 30389/32845
Beaconsfield North 31594/32845
Seer Green (Worst) 32502/32845

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