Moving to Halewood, Merseyside? What you need to know

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Moving to Halewood, Merseyside - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Halewood in Merseyside? 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 Halewood 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 Halewood the land of milk and honey or are Huyton, Rainhill and Whiston a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Halewood

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 Halewood. 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
Belle Vale 58
Netherley 50
Gateacre 46
Cronton 39
Town End 39
Hale Bank 18
Hale 14
Tarbock Green 12

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

Ward Average rank in England
Ditton (Best) 12411/32845
Hale 12858/32845
Roby 12958/32845
St Gabriels 14335/32845
Whiston and Cronton 14963/32845
Halewood South 15419/32845
Halewood North 16272/32845
Birchfield 22997/32845
Broadheath 8045/32845
Hough Green (Worst) 9936/32845

Your Health in Halewood

If you are thinking of moving to Halewood, 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 Halewood 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
Liverpool 2.08% 6.68% 14.03% 30.47% 46.73%
Knowsley (Halewood) 2.18% 7.29% 14.68% 29.82% 46.03%
St. Helens 1.79% 6.48% 14.94% 31.93% 44.85%
Halton 1.7% 6.15% 13.92% 31.57% 46.67%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Hale (Best) 11660/32845
Birchfield 20611/32845
St Gabriels 3393/32845
Hough Green 4455/32845
Broadheath 4522/32845
Whiston and Cronton 5457/32845
Halewood South 5868/32845
Ditton 6328/32845
Roby 6842/32845
Halewood North (Worst) 8175/32845

Deprivation in Halewood

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 Halewood. 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
Ditton (Best) 10381/32845
Halewood North 13231/32845
Roby 14489/32845
Hale 19132/32845
Birchfield 28983/32845
St Gabriels 6539/32845
Broadheath 7787/32845
Halewood South 9144/32845
Hough Green 9347/32845
Whiston and Cronton (Worst) 9532/32845

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