Moving to Bromborough, Merseyside? What you need to know

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Moving to Bromborough, Merseyside - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Bromborough in Merseyside? 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 Bromborough 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 Bromborough the land of milk and honey or are Bebington, Birkenhead and Heswall a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Bromborough

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 Bromborough. 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 Ferry 65
Port Sunlight 48
Bromborough Pool 38
Spital 36
Bromborough 32
Lower Bebington 27
Bebington 27
St Michael’s Hamlet 22
Hooton 19
Brookhurst 19

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

Ward Average rank in England
Speke-Garston (Best) 10904/32845
Netherpool 11988/32845
Cressington 15045/32845
Bromborough 15768/32845
Mossley Hill 19163/32845
Bebington 21453/32845
Willaston & Thornton 23507/32845
Eastham 24436/32845
St Michael's 9019/32845
Rock Ferry (Worst) 9181/32845
Reader Opinion:

Birkenhead: full of losers and utterly ruthless backstabbers

Your Health in Bromborough

If you are thinking of moving to Bromborough, 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 Bromborough 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
Liverpool 2.08% 6.68% 14.03% 30.47% 46.73%
Wirral (Bromborough) 1.73% 5.77% 14.29% 31.92% 46.29%
Knowsley 2.18% 7.29% 14.68% 29.82% 46.03%
Halton 1.7% 6.15% 13.92% 31.57% 46.67%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Willaston & Thornton (Best) 18689/32845
Speke-Garston 1889/32845
Rock Ferry 3161/32845
St Michael's 3596/32845
Bromborough 5334/32845
Netherpool 5958/32845
Cressington 6184/32845
Eastham 8732/32845
Bebington 8816/32845
Mossley Hill (Worst) 9858/32845
Reader Opinion:

Birkenhead, I lived on Beechwood for a while and it was just shocking

Deprivation in Bromborough

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 Bromborough. 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
Bromborough (Best) 10207/32845
Cressington 12098/32845
Bebington 16933/32845
Eastham 17809/32845
Mossley Hill 19585/32845
Willaston & Thornton 24749/32845
Speke-Garston 2881/32845
Rock Ferry 5878/32845
St Michael's 6924/32845
Netherpool (Worst) 7737/32845

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