Moving to Kidsgrove, Staffordshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Kidsgrove, Staffordshire - What you need to know
Moving to Kidsgrove, Staffordshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Kidsgrove in Staffordshire? 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 Kidsgrove 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 Kidsgrove the land of milk and honey or are Alsager, Biddulph and Burslem a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Kidsgrove

Using the latest Police street crime figures for the month of February 2021 we have compiled a table of the most voilent Policing areas in and around Kidsgrove. 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.

How grim is your Postcode?
Polcing Area Voilent Crimes
Acres Nook 34
Newchapel 28
Packmoor 28
Kidsgrove 27
Hardings Wood 27
Red Bull 22
Clough Hall 20
Stadmorslow 12
Dales Green 12
Hall Green 6

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

Ward Average rank in England
Alsager (Best) 25674/32845
Newchapel & Mow Cop 20693/32845
Biddulph West 17881/32845
Kidsgrove & Ravenscliffe 17687/32845
Talke & Butt Lane 15910/32845
Bradeley and Chell Heath 13088/32845
Great Chell and Packmoor 11384/32845
Little Chell and Stanfield 6297/32845
Goldenhill and Sandyford 5522/32845
Tunstall (Worst) 3809/32845
Reader Opinion:

Kazakhstan to Crewe - no thank you!

Your Health in Kidsgrove

If you are thinking of moving to Kidsgrove, 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 Kidsgrove 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
Stoke-on-Trent 1.87% 6.17% 15.33% 34.66% 41.97%
Shropshire 1.13% 3.91% 13.55% 34.92% 46.49%
Newcastle-under-Lyme (Kidsgrove) 1.4% 5.1% 14.37% 34.48% 44.65%
Staffordshire Moorlands 1.37% 4.55% 14.86% 35.06% 44.15%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Biddulph West (Best) 20156/32845
Alsager 20052/32845
Newchapel & Mow Cop 13997/32845
Kidsgrove & Ravenscliffe 9301/32845
Talke & Butt Lane 8811/32845
Great Chell and Packmoor 5245/32845
Little Chell and Stanfield 3557/32845
Goldenhill and Sandyford 3213/32845
Bradeley and Chell Heath 3144/32845
Tunstall (Worst) 3036/32845
Reader Opinion:

Burslem, the "Mother" town of Stoke

Deprivation in Kidsgrove

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 Kidsgrove. 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
Alsager (Best) 25825/32845
Biddulph West 22032/32845
Newchapel & Mow Cop 20437/32845
Kidsgrove & Ravenscliffe 14824/32845
Talke & Butt Lane 12320/32845
Great Chell and Packmoor 8673/32845
Bradeley and Chell Heath 6675/32845
Goldenhill and Sandyford 5692/32845
Little Chell and Stanfield 5420/32845
Tunstall (Worst) 3660/32845

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