Moving to Clitheroe, Lancashire? What you need to know

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Moving to Clitheroe, Lancashire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Clitheroe in Lancashire? 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 Clitheroe 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 Clitheroe the land of milk and honey or are Clayton le Moors, Great Harwood and Padiham a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Clitheroe

Using the latest Police street crime figures for the month of November 2020 we have compiled a table of the most voilent Policing areas in and around Clitheroe. 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
Nethertown 20
Barrow 20
Great Mitton 19
Pimlico 11
Horrocksford 11
Little Moor 10
Sabden 3
Downham 2
Chatburn 2
Pendleton 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Littlemoor (Best) 18646/32845
Primrose 18849/32845
Edisford & Low Moor 22517/32845
Wiswell & Barrow 22981/32845
Salthill 23615/32845
St Mary's 26121/32845
Chatburn 27571/32845
Waddington, Bashall Eaves & Mitton 27970/32845
West Bradford & Grindleton 30917/32845
Hurst Green & Whitewell (Worst) 30971/32845
Reader Opinion:

Padiham: the skid mark of Lancashire

Your Health in Clitheroe

If you are thinking of moving to Clitheroe, 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 Clitheroe 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
Blackburn with Darwen 1.58% 5.71% 14.05% 33.23% 45.42%
Burnley 1.73% 5.99% 15.72% 33.64% 42.93%
Pendle 1.46% 5.5% 15.01% 34.46% 43.56%
Ribble Valley (Clitheroe) 0.85% 3.16% 12.34% 32.16% 51.49%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Edisford & Low Moor (Best) 13467/32845
Littlemoor 14390/32845
St Mary's 15975/32845
Primrose 18108/32845
Salthill 18407/32845
Chatburn 23423/32845
Hurst Green & Whitewell 25203/32845
Waddington, Bashall Eaves & Mitton 26642/32845
West Bradford & Grindleton 27157/32845
Wiswell & Barrow (Worst) 29321/32845
Reader Opinion:

Newton Heath, Manchester, put simply is the arse-end of the world

Deprivation in Clitheroe

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 Clitheroe. 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
Hurst Green & Whitewell (Best) 16832/32845
Littlemoor 16850/32845
Edisford & Low Moor 17547/32845
Primrose 18830/32845
Waddington, Bashall Eaves & Mitton 21371/32845
Salthill 23260/32845
St Mary's 24604/32845
West Bradford & Grindleton 26292/32845
Chatburn 27019/32845
Wiswell & Barrow (Worst) 28529/32845

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