Moving to Bracebridge, Nottinghamshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Bracebridge, Nottinghamshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Bracebridge in Nottinghamshire? 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 Bracebridge 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 Bracebridge the land of milk and honey or are Kilton, Worksop and Anston a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Bracebridge

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 Bracebridge. 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
Manton 74
Gateford 24
Carlton in Lindrick 16
Rhodesia 14
Shireoaks 8
Wallingwells 6
Bilby 1
South Carlton 0
Ranby 0
Hardwick Village 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Langold (Best) 12861/32845
East Retford South 13704/32845
Carlton 14115/32845
Worksop South 15967/32845
Worksop North West 16371/32845
Worksop East 16415/32845
Worksop North 19810/32845
Whitwell 20294/32845
Worksop North East 21036/32845
Worksop South East (Worst) 8183/32845
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Your Health in Bracebridge

If you are thinking of moving to Bracebridge, 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 Bracebridge 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
Rotherham 1.72% 5.87% 15.27% 33.91% 43.23%
Mansfield 1.8% 6.2% 16.2% 34.36% 41.44%
Chesterfield 1.64% 5.98% 16.36% 34.32% 41.69%
Bassetlaw (Bracebridge) 1.5% 5.24% 15.77% 34.68% 42.82%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Worksop North East (Best) 10274/32845
Worksop North 11026/32845
Worksop South 14222/32845
Worksop South East 3124/32845
Langold 4212/32845
Whitwell 7135/32845
Worksop East 8225/32845
Carlton 8923/32845
Worksop North West 9196/32845
East Retford South (Worst) 9600/32845
Reader Opinion:

Rotherham than me...

Deprivation in Bracebridge

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 Bracebridge. 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
Worksop East (Best) 12210/32845
Whitwell 12344/32845
East Retford South 13421/32845
Worksop North West 14062/32845
Carlton 14594/32845
Worksop North East 19503/32845
Worksop North 19596/32845
Worksop South 21261/32845
Worksop South East 3733/32845
Langold (Worst) 6915/32845

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