Moving to Edmonton, London? What you need to know

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Moving to Edmonton, London - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Edmonton in London? 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 Edmonton 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 Edmonton the land of milk and honey or are Enfield, Tottenham and Wood Green a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Edmonton

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 Edmonton. 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
Tottenham 326
Upper Edmonton 269
Lower Edmonton 262
Edmonton 252
Ponders End 158
Higham Hill 154
Bush Hill Park 81
Enfield 71
Enfield Town 49
Grange Park 43

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

Ward Average rank in England
Haselbury (Best) 11108/32845
Palmers Green 14431/32845
Bush Hill Park 17106/32845
Northumberland Park 2470/32845
White Hart Lane 3646/32845
Tottenham Hale 5694/32845
Edmonton Green 5867/32845
Upper Edmonton 7876/32845
Lower Edmonton 9608/32845
Jubilee (Worst) 9836/32845
Reader Opinion:

Edmonton is a pool of towering council estates, rubbish, graffitti & crime

Your Health in Edmonton

If you are thinking of moving to Edmonton, 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 Edmonton 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
Enfield (Edmonton) 1.34% 4.11% 12.71% 35.01% 46.84%
Haringey 1.48% 4.18% 11.16% 33.57% 49.62%
Waltham Forest 1.34% 3.89% 12.06% 35.61% 47.11%
Redbridge 1.15% 3.76% 12% 34.98% 48.12%

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

Ward Average rank in England
White Hart Lane (Best) 13042/32845
Tottenham Hale 15957/32845
Edmonton Green 16631/32845
Upper Edmonton 18543/32845
Jubilee 18682/32845
Lower Edmonton 20338/32845
Haselbury 21484/32845
Palmers Green 24090/32845
Bush Hill Park 26383/32845
Northumberland Park (Worst) 9946/32845
Reader Opinion:

Borehamwood - A symptom of our times

Deprivation in Edmonton

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 Edmonton. 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
Palmers Green (Best) 14699/32845
Bush Hill Park 20721/32845
Northumberland Park 2915/32845
White Hart Lane 3777/32845
Edmonton Green 3917/32845
Lower Edmonton 5943/32845
Tottenham Hale 6099/32845
Upper Edmonton 6187/32845
Haselbury 7301/32845
Jubilee (Worst) 7417/32845

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