Moving to Edlington, Yorkshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Edlington, Yorkshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Edlington in Yorkshire? 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 Edlington 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 Edlington the land of milk and honey or are Conisbrough, Doncaster and Maltby a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Edlington

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 Edlington. 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
Hexthorpe 111
Newton 111
Balby 70
New Edlington 57
Warmsworth 47
Cadeby 47
Conisbrough 45
Old Edlington 21
Loversall 6
Sprotbrough 3

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

Ward Average rank in England
Maltby (Best) 10942/32845
Silverwood 12078/32845
Tickhill & Wadsworth 14230/32845
Sprotbrough 14759/32845
Hexthorpe & Balby North 2939/32845
Town 3937/32845
Mexborough 4316/32845
Edlington & Warmsworth 4355/32845
Balby South 6772/32845
Conisbrough (Worst) 6813/32845
Reader Opinion:

Rotherham than me...

Your Health in Edlington

If you are thinking of moving to Edlington, 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 Edlington 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
Sheffield 1.39% 4.83% 13.7% 33.35% 46.73%
Doncaster (Edlington) 1.64% 5.62% 15.13% 34.05% 43.56%
Rotherham 1.72% 5.87% 15.27% 33.91% 43.23%
Barnsley 1.79% 6.61% 16.42% 33.58% 41.6%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Tickhill & Wadsworth (Best) 12878/32845
Sprotbrough 13904/32845
Hexthorpe & Balby North 5102/32845
Mexborough 5426/32845
Maltby 5626/32845
Silverwood 6398/32845
Conisbrough 6404/32845
Balby South 6955/32845
Town 7360/32845
Edlington & Warmsworth (Worst) 7519/32845
Reader Opinion:

Dinnington - Arse end of the Universe

Deprivation in Edlington

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 Edlington. 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
Maltby (Best) 10325/32845
Silverwood 11462/32845
Tickhill & Wadsworth 19320/32845
Sprotbrough 19941/32845
Hexthorpe & Balby North 4844/32845
Mexborough 5737/32845
Town 7689/32845
Conisbrough 7807/32845
Balby South 8828/32845
Edlington & Warmsworth (Worst) 9002/32845

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