Moving to Ellesmere Port, Cheshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Ellesmere Port, Cheshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Ellesmere Port in Cheshire? 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 Ellesmere Port 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 Ellesmere Port the land of milk and honey or are Chester, Bebington and Bromborough a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Ellesmere Port

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 Ellesmere Port. 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
Halewood 68
Speke 64
Garston 37
Grassendale 36
Spital 36
Bromborough 32
Hooton 19
Brookhurst 19
Hale 14
Shotwick 3

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

Ward Average rank in England
Netherpool (Best) 11988/32845
Sutton Villages 14536/32845
Whitby Park 14674/32845
Gowy Rural 22160/32845
Whitby Groves 22761/32845
Ledsham & Manor 27774/32845
Strawberry 29400/32845
Central & Grange 7972/32845
Wolverham 8707/32845
Reader Opinion:

Ellesmere Port is a toilet

Your Health in Ellesmere Port

If you are thinking of moving to Ellesmere Port, 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 Ellesmere Port 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
Cheshire West and Chester (Ellesmere Port) 1.21% 4.33% 12.93% 33.06% 48.47%
Knowsley 2.18% 7.29% 14.68% 29.82% 46.03%
Halton 1.7% 6.15% 13.92% 31.57% 46.67%
Flintshire 1.25% 4.44% 13.19% 32.46% 48.66%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Gowy Rural (Best) 15692/32845
Whitby Groves 17102/32845
Strawberry 18477/32845
Ledsham & Manor 20244/32845
Wolverham 3315/32845
Central & Grange 4149/32845
Netherpool 5958/32845
Sutton Villages 8699/32845
Whitby Park 9111/32845
Reader Opinion:

Birkenhead: the roid ridden a***hole of merseyside

Deprivation in Ellesmere Port

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 Ellesmere Port. 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
Sutton Villages (Best) 11971/32845
Whitby Park 16451/32845
Gowy Rural 19207/32845
Whitby Groves 25263/32845
Strawberry 27917/32845
Ledsham & Manor 28383/32845
Wolverham 4431/32845
Central & Grange 5040/32845
Netherpool 7737/32845

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