Moving to Bexhill on Sea, East Sussex? What you need to know

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Moving to Bexhill on Sea, East Sussex - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Bexhill on Sea in East Sussex? 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 Bexhill on Sea 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 Bexhill on Sea the land of milk and honey or are Battle, Hastings and Ore Valley a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Bexhill on Sea

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 Bexhill on Sea. 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
Sidley 1
Bexhill 1
Pebsham 0
Little Common 0
Cooden 0
Bulverhythe 0
Watermill 0
Gotham 0
Green Street 0
Crowhurst 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Bexhill Central (Best) 10037/32845
Bexhill Sidley 10416/32845
Maze Hill 11867/32845
Bexhill Sackville 15088/32845
Bexhill St Stephens 18266/32845
Bexhill Old Town & Worsham 23155/32845
Bexhill Pebsham & St Michaels 25570/32845
Bexhill Collington 26106/32845
Bexhill Kewhurst 28553/32845
West St Leonards (Worst) 7769/32845
Reader Opinion:

Hastings, the new Shangri-La for London's vulture lower investment class

Your Health in Bexhill on Sea

If you are thinking of moving to Bexhill on Sea, 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 Bexhill on Sea 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
Hastings 1.72% 5.72% 15.82% 36.24% 40.5%
Eastbourne 1.45% 4.74% 15.34% 35.4% 43.07%
Wealden 0.96% 3.49% 13.03% 34.93% 47.59%
Rother (Bexhill on Sea) 1.41% 4.93% 16.51% 36.6% 40.55%

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

Ward Average rank in England
West St Leonards (Best) 10369/32845
Bexhill Pebsham & St Michaels 10820/32845
Bexhill Old Town & Worsham 11883/32845
Bexhill St Stephens 13730/32845
Bexhill Collington 15453/32845
Bexhill Kewhurst 18818/32845
Bexhill Sidley 5268/32845
Bexhill Central 8248/32845
Bexhill Sackville 9145/32845
Maze Hill (Worst) 9602/32845
Reader Opinion:

Eastbourne: God is ignoring this waiting room...

Deprivation in Bexhill on Sea

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 Bexhill on Sea. 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
Bexhill Sackville (Best) 11317/32845
Maze Hill 11733/32845
Bexhill Pebsham & St Michaels 12586/32845
Bexhill St Stephens 13900/32845
Bexhill Old Town & Worsham 16780/32845
Bexhill Collington 19798/32845
Bexhill Kewhurst 21907/32845
Bexhill Sidley 5367/32845
Bexhill Central 7454/32845
West St Leonards (Worst) 9680/32845

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