Moving to Clay Cross, Derbyshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Clay Cross, Derbyshire - What you need to know
Moving to Clay Cross, Derbyshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Clay Cross in Derbyshire? 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 Clay Cross 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 Clay Cross the land of milk and honey or are Alfreton, Chesterfield and Matlock a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Clay Cross

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 Clay Cross. 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
Grassmoor 33
Hepthorne Lane 26
Danesmoor 23
Waterloo 19
Lower Pilsley 19
Parkhouse Green 19
North Wingfield 15
Tupton 14
Nether Moor 10
Pilsley 4

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

Ward Average rank in England
Wingerworth (Best) 32502/32845
Pilsley & Morton 31085/32845
Tupton 29100/32845
Clay Cross South 28736/32845
Shirland 27531/32845
Clay Cross North 23891/32845
North Wingfield Central 23692/32845
Grassmoor 20668/32845
Tibshelf 19961/32845
Holmewood & Heath (Worst) 17593/32845
Reader Opinion:

The tragically run down town of Alfreton

Your Health in Clay Cross

If you are thinking of moving to Clay Cross, 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 Clay Cross 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
Ashfield 1.5% 5.66% 16.31% 34.48% 42.05%
Chesterfield 1.64% 5.98% 16.36% 34.32% 41.69%
North East Derbyshire (Clay Cross) 1.52% 5.37% 15.89% 34.26% 42.95%
Bolsover 1.83% 6.79% 17.09% 33.51% 40.77%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Wingerworth (Best) 23284/32845
Pilsley & Morton 16108/32845
Tupton 15644/32845
Shirland 11654/32845
Tibshelf 9252/32845
Clay Cross North 7192/32845
Holmewood & Heath 7009/32845
Clay Cross South 6612/32845
North Wingfield Central 6579/32845
Grassmoor (Worst) 6215/32845
Reader Opinion:

Bakewell: Turd in the Peak

Deprivation in Clay Cross

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 Clay Cross. 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
Wingerworth (Best) 30532/32845
Tupton 22018/32845
Pilsley & Morton 19150/32845
Tibshelf 14755/32845
Shirland 13383/32845
Clay Cross North 11657/32845
North Wingfield Central 11623/32845
Holmewood & Heath 10652/32845
Grassmoor 8950/32845
Clay Cross South (Worst) 8477/32845

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