Moving to Haslemere, Surrey? What you need to know

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Moving to Haslemere, Surrey - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Haslemere in Surrey? 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 Haslemere 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 Haslemere the land of milk and honey or are Bordon, Whitehill and Godalming a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Haslemere

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 Haslemere. 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
Grayswood 9
Haslemere 9
Shepherd’s Hill 8
Beacon Hill 7
Critchmere 6
Nutcombe 6
Shottermill 6
Camelsdale 6
Grayshott 4
Bowlhead Green 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Bramshott & Liphook (Best) 20858/32845
Milford 20998/32845
Headley 22365/32845
Chiddingfold and Dunsfold 25960/32845
Haslemere Critchmere and Shottermill 26736/32845
Haslemere East and Grayswood 26933/32845
Fernhurst 26997/32845
Loxwood 29181/32845
Hindhead 30385/32845
Grayshott (Worst) 30540/32845
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Your Health in Haslemere

If you are thinking of moving to Haslemere, 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 Haslemere 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
East Hampshire 0.82% 2.89% 11.15% 34.7% 50.45%
Waverley (Haslemere) 0.72% 2.53% 10.5% 32.72% 53.52%
Rushmoor 0.82% 2.8% 10.77% 35.54% 50.07%
Hart 0.56% 2.08% 9.26% 33.09% 55.01%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Hindhead (Best) 21587/32845
Haslemere Critchmere and Shottermill 23100/32845
Grayshott 24786/32845
Fernhurst 24824/32845
Milford 25207/32845
Bramshott & Liphook 26298/32845
Loxwood 27785/32845
Headley 28052/32845
Chiddingfold and Dunsfold 28232/32845
Haslemere East and Grayswood (Worst) 30019/32845
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Deprivation in Haslemere

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 Haslemere. 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
Loxwood (Best) 20669/32845
Fernhurst 23611/32845
Headley 24972/32845
Bramshott & Liphook 25491/32845
Haslemere Critchmere and Shottermill 26180/32845
Chiddingfold and Dunsfold 26762/32845
Grayshott 27049/32845
Milford 27069/32845
Haslemere East and Grayswood 29987/32845
Hindhead (Worst) 30151/32845

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