Moving to Broughton, Lincolnshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Broughton, Lincolnshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Broughton in Lincolnshire? 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 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 the land of milk and honey or are Bottesford, Brigg and Scunthorpe a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Broughton

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 Broughton. 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
Brumby 113
Brigg 16
Island Carr 6
Broughton 6
Broughton Common 4
Appleby 4
Castlethorpe 2
Mill Place 1
Greetwell 0
Manton Warren 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Ashby (Best) 11029/32845
Bottesford 20945/32845
Ridge 21857/32845
Broughton and Appleby 24791/32845
Brumby 2490/32845
Kelsey Wold 32431/32845
Town 6417/32845
Kingsway with Lincoln Gardens 8614/32845
Frodingham 8763/32845
Crosby and Park (Worst) 8885/32845
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Your Health in Broughton

If you are thinking of moving to Broughton, 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 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
Kingston upon Hull, City of 1.61% 5.48% 14.86% 34.93% 43.12%
North Lincolnshire (Broughton) 1.24% 4.53% 14.73% 35.76% 43.74%
Bassetlaw 1.5% 5.24% 15.77% 34.68% 42.82%
West Lindsey 1.11% 4.25% 14.68% 35.94% 44.03%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Kingsway with Lincoln Gardens (Best) 12184/32845
Ridge 17167/32845
Broughton and Appleby 17368/32845
Bottesford 18301/32845
Kelsey Wold 23462/32845
Brumby 6530/32845
Crosby and Park 8207/32845
Frodingham 8420/32845
Town 8849/32845
Ashby (Worst) 8887/32845
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Deprivation in Broughton

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 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
Crosby and Park (Best) 10496/32845
Ashby 12639/32845
Kingsway with Lincoln Gardens 15256/32845
Kelsey Wold 17359/32845
Ridge 20405/32845
Broughton and Appleby 22053/32845
Bottesford 25833/32845
Brumby 5527/32845
Frodingham 7793/32845
Town (Worst) 9399/32845

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