Moving to Chorleywood, Hertfordshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Chorleywood, Hertfordshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Chorleywood in Hertfordshire? 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 Chorleywood 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 Chorleywood the land of milk and honey or are Amersham, Rickmansworth and Watford a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Chorleywood

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 Chorleywood. 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
Moneyhill 26
Loudwater 13
Little Chalfont 11
Chorleywood 11
Chorleywood Bottom 8
Chorleywood West 7
Heronsgate 4
Latimer 3
Chenies 1
Belsize 1

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

Ward Average rank in England
Amersham-on-the-Hill (Best) 20430/32845
Penn & Mill End 20700/32845
Chorleywood South & Maple Cross 21406/32845
Rickmansworth Town 21875/32845
Central 22518/32845
Little Chalfont 24828/32845
Chorleywood North & Sarratt 25737/32845
Chalfont Common 26605/32845
Chalfont St Giles 28019/32845
Amersham Common (Worst) 28373/32845
Reader Opinion:

Watford - Every day is the day of the living dead

Your Health in Chorleywood

If you are thinking of moving to Chorleywood, 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 Chorleywood 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
Wycombe 0.78% 2.71% 10.75% 34.21% 51.55%
Watford 0.89% 3.25% 10.98% 34.83% 50.05%
Three Rivers (Chorleywood) 0.84% 3.06% 11.19% 34.21% 50.7%
Chiltern 0.7% 2.52% 10.18% 32.78% 53.81%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Penn & Mill End (Best) 27175/32845
Central 28084/32845
Amersham-on-the-Hill 28426/32845
Chalfont Common 28717/32845
Chorleywood South & Maple Cross 29267/32845
Rickmansworth Town 29890/32845
Amersham Common 31603/32845
Little Chalfont 31656/32845
Chorleywood North & Sarratt 31710/32845
Chalfont St Giles (Worst) 32182/32845
Reader Opinion:

High Wycombe aka BTEC Slough

Deprivation in Chorleywood

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 Chorleywood. 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
Penn & Mill End (Best) 24455/32845
Amersham-on-the-Hill 26066/32845
Chorleywood South & Maple Cross 26817/32845
Central 28584/32845
Little Chalfont 28639/32845
Chalfont Common 29550/32845
Rickmansworth Town 29704/32845
Amersham Common 30573/32845
Chorleywood North & Sarratt 31114/32845
Chalfont St Giles (Worst) 31516/32845

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