Moving to Bordon, Hampshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Bordon, Hampshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Bordon in Hampshire? 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 Bordon 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 Bordon the land of milk and honey or are Alton, Whitehill and Haslemere a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Bordon

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 Bordon. 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
Bordon 33
Hollywater 18
Arford 10
Hearn 8
Shortheath 4
Frithend 1
Passfield 0
Blackmoor 0
Conford 0
Griggs Green 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Whitehill Pinewood (Best) 11308/32845
Whitehill Hogmoor & Greatham 17825/32845
Binsted, Bentley & Selborne 18724/32845
Bramshott & Liphook 20858/32845
Headley 22365/32845
Lindford 22679/32845
Haslemere Critchmere and Shottermill 26736/32845
Hindhead 30385/32845
Grayshott 30540/32845
Whitehill Castle (Worst) 9052/32845
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Your Health in Bordon

If you are thinking of moving to Bordon, 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 Bordon 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
Basingstoke and Deane 0.74% 2.72% 10.76% 35.11% 50.68%
East Hampshire (Bordon) 0.82% 2.89% 11.15% 34.7% 50.45%
Waverley 0.72% 2.53% 10.5% 32.72% 53.52%
Hart 0.56% 2.08% 9.26% 33.09% 55.01%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Whitehill Castle (Best) 19770/32845
Hindhead 21587/32845
Whitehill Pinewood 21699/32845
Haslemere Critchmere and Shottermill 23100/32845
Whitehill Hogmoor & Greatham 24778/32845
Grayshott 24786/32845
Bramshott & Liphook 26298/32845
Headley 28052/32845
Binsted, Bentley & Selborne 28403/32845
Lindford (Worst) 28941/32845

Deprivation in Bordon

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 Bordon. 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
Whitehill Castle (Best) 18362/32845
Whitehill Pinewood 18995/32845
Whitehill Hogmoor & Greatham 21733/32845
Binsted, Bentley & Selborne 22506/32845
Lindford 24009/32845
Headley 24972/32845
Bramshott & Liphook 25491/32845
Haslemere Critchmere and Shottermill 26180/32845
Grayshott 27049/32845
Hindhead (Worst) 30151/32845

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