Moving to Broughton in Furness, Cumbria? What you need to know

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Moving to Broughton in Furness, Cumbria - What you need to know
Moving to Broughton in Furness, Cumbria - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Broughton in Furness in Cumbria? 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 Broughton in Furness 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 Broughton in Furness the land of milk and honey or are Dalton in Furness, Millom and Ulverston a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Broughton in Furness

Using the latest Police street crime figures for the month of February 2021 we have compiled a table of the most voilent Policing areas in and around Broughton in Furness. 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.

How grim is your Postcode?
Polcing Area Voilent Crimes
Beanthwaite 4
Beck Side 1
Chapels 0
Wall End 0
Broughton in Furness 0
Lower Hawthwaite 0
Eccle Riggs 0
Sand Side 0
Ulpha 0
Duddon 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Furness Peninsula (Best) 32602/32845
Black Combe & Scafell 32095/32845
Broughton & Coniston 31730/32845
Ulverston West 30109/32845
Hawcoat 29856/32845
Dalton North 29057/32845
Millom 28816/32845
Ulverston East 27462/32845
Dalton South 26841/32845
Ormsgill (Worst) 19601/32845
Reader Opinion:

Huddersfield, such a brilliant place to live!

Your Health in Broughton in Furness

If you are thinking of moving to Broughton in Furness, 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 Broughton in Furness 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
Lancaster 1.3% 4.49% 13.7% 33.84% 46.67%
Allerdale 1.31% 4.94% 14.74% 34.53% 44.48%
Barrow-in-Furness 1.8% 6.57% 15.77% 33.1% 42.75%
South Lakeland (Broughton in Furness) 0.96% 3.57% 13.62% 35.1% 46.75%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Broughton & Coniston (Best) 26785/32845
Furness Peninsula 23176/32845
Ulverston West 22565/32845
Ulverston East 10902/32845
Black Combe & Scafell 10695/32845
Dalton North 7292/32845
Dalton South 6051/32845
Millom 5773/32845
Hawcoat 4636/32845
Ormsgill (Worst) 2582/32845
Reader Opinion:

Bradley, the shit in the slippers of Huddersfield

Deprivation in Broughton in Furness

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 Broughton in Furness. 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
Ulverston West (Best) 27139/32845
Hawcoat 21070/32845
Furness Peninsula 20536/32845
Broughton & Coniston 20024/32845
Dalton North 16329/32845
Dalton South 14818/32845
Ulverston East 13731/32845
Black Combe & Scafell 13435/32845
Millom 9360/32845
Ormsgill (Worst) 8919/32845

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