Moving to Carlton, Nottinghamshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Carlton, Nottinghamshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Carlton 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 Carlton 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 Carlton the land of milk and honey or are Arnold, Netherfield and Nottingham a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Carlton

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 Carlton. 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
Porchester 118
Carlton 111
Mapperley 93
Gedling 92
Colwick 52
Netherfield 52
Adbolton 24
Radcliffe on Trent 13
Holme Pierrepont 5
Stoke Bardolph 2

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

Ward Average rank in England
Netherfield (Best) 16867/32845
Colwick 17666/32845
Carlton Hill 20127/32845
Carlton 20177/32845
Cavendish 20317/32845
Gedling 21784/32845
Gamston North 22476/32845
Porchester 24244/32845
Phoenix 24845/32845
Plains (Worst) 25562/32845
Reader Opinion:

Sneinton, Nottingham, do not come here for peace

Your Health in Carlton

If you are thinking of moving to Carlton, 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 Carlton 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
Nottingham 1.53% 4.93% 13.6% 33.8% 46.14%
Gedling (Carlton) 1.17% 4.1% 14.51% 35.17% 45.05%
Broxtowe 1.14% 4.13% 14.26% 34.96% 45.51%
Rushcliffe 0.87% 3.12% 11.5% 32.59% 51.91%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Netherfield (Best) 10530/32845
Cavendish 14860/32845
Colwick 15179/32845
Carlton 16446/32845
Carlton Hill 16611/32845
Phoenix 20115/32845
Gedling 20717/32845
Porchester 24415/32845
Plains 24700/32845
Gamston North (Worst) 27244/32845
Reader Opinion:

Nottingham? It should be called Shottingham.

Deprivation in Carlton

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 Carlton. 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
Colwick (Best) 13738/32845
Carlton Hill 15740/32845
Cavendish 15986/32845
Carlton 16711/32845
Phoenix 20015/32845
Gedling 20809/32845
Plains 25740/32845
Gamston North 27066/32845
Porchester 27259/32845
Netherfield (Worst) 9976/32845

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