Moving to Epworth, Lincolnshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Epworth, Lincolnshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Epworth in Lincolnshire? 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 Epworth 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 Epworth the land of milk and honey or are Bottesford, Crowle and Hatfield a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Epworth

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 Epworth. 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
Epworth 7
Isle of Axholme 6
Church Town 6
Belton 6
Grey Green 5
Low Burnham 2
Torne 1
Epworth Turbary 1
Sandtoft 1
Kelfield 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Burringham and Gunness (Best) 10737/32845
Axholme Central 18118/32845
Bottesford 20945/32845
Ridge 21857/32845
Beckingham 24810/32845
Brumby 2490/32845
Axholme South 25282/32845
Scotter and Blyton 27985/32845
Misterton 28145/32845
Kingsway with Lincoln Gardens (Worst) 8614/32845
Reader Opinion:

Hatfield, take the average new town. Kick it about a bit & remove all the leisure amenities

Your Health in Epworth

If you are thinking of moving to Epworth, 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 Epworth 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
Doncaster 1.64% 5.62% 15.13% 34.05% 43.56%
North Lincolnshire (Epworth) 1.24% 4.53% 14.73% 35.76% 43.74%
Bassetlaw 1.5% 5.24% 15.77% 34.68% 42.82%
West Lindsey 1.11% 4.25% 14.68% 35.94% 44.03%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Kingsway with Lincoln Gardens (Best) 12184/32845
Burringham and Gunness 12372/32845
Misterton 14824/32845
Ridge 17167/32845
Scotter and Blyton 18114/32845
Bottesford 18301/32845
Axholme Central 19118/32845
Axholme South 19424/32845
Beckingham 22501/32845
Brumby (Worst) 6530/32845
Reader Opinion:

Hertford: fetid with the haughty stench of smug self righteousness

Deprivation in Epworth

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 Epworth. 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
Burringham and Gunness (Best) 12219/32845
Kingsway with Lincoln Gardens 15256/32845
Misterton 19212/32845
Ridge 20405/32845
Scotter and Blyton 20704/32845
Beckingham 20986/32845
Axholme Central 23355/32845
Axholme South 23775/32845
Bottesford 25833/32845
Brumby (Worst) 5527/32845

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