Moving to Hoyland, Yorkshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Hoyland, Yorkshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Hoyland in Yorkshire? 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 Hoyland 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 Hoyland the land of milk and honey or are Barnsley, Wath upon Dearne and Wombwell a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Hoyland

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 Hoyland. 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
Jump 49
Platts Common 44
Milton 44
Hemingfield 32
Hood Hill 22
Blacker Hill 19
Birdwell 13
Tankersley 8
Harley 8
Barrow 4

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

Ward Average rank in England
Rockingham (Best) 10939/32845
Hoober 11575/32845
Hoyland Milton 11784/32845
Penistone East 15842/32845
Kingstone 4350/32845
Central 4971/32845
Worsbrough 5618/32845
Stairfoot 6840/32845
Wombwell 8667/32845
Keppel (Worst) 9652/32845
Reader Opinion:

Dearne Valley (Valley of Death!)

Your Health in Hoyland

If you are thinking of moving to Hoyland, 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 Hoyland 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
Sheffield 1.39% 4.83% 13.7% 33.35% 46.73%
Doncaster 1.64% 5.62% 15.13% 34.05% 43.56%
Rotherham 1.72% 5.87% 15.27% 33.91% 43.23%
Barnsley (Hoyland) 1.79% 6.61% 16.42% 33.58% 41.6%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Penistone East (Best) 15236/32845
Worsbrough 3669/32845
Stairfoot 3857/32845
Wombwell 4507/32845
Central 5157/32845
Hoyland Milton 5207/32845
Kingstone 5525/32845
Hoober 7012/32845
Rockingham 7297/32845
Keppel (Worst) 8106/32845
Reader Opinion:

The sad decline of The North

Deprivation in Hoyland

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 Hoyland. 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
Hoyland Milton (Best) 10461/32845
Hoober 11840/32845
Rockingham 12828/32845
Keppel 13676/32845
Penistone East 22465/32845
Worsbrough 6387/32845
Kingstone 6894/32845
Stairfoot 6995/32845
Central 8190/32845
Wombwell (Worst) 9400/32845

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