Moving to Kirkby in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Kirkby in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Kirkby in Ashfield in Nottinghamshire? 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 Kirkby in Ashfield 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 Kirkby in Ashfield the land of milk and honey or are Hucknall, Mansfield and Sutton in Ashfield a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Kirkby in Ashfield

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 Kirkby in Ashfield. 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
Mansfield 144
Dalestorth 113
Ladybrook 106
Teversal 38
Nuncargate 17
Annesley 13
Annesley Woodhouse 12
Newstead 11
Alma 8
Ravenshead 3

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

Ward Average rank in England
Summit (Best) 10790/32845
Kingsway 12375/32845
St Mary's 13524/32845
Ashfields 17078/32845
Sutton Junction & Harlow Wood 21193/32845
Annesley & Kirkby Woodhouse 21222/32845
Newstead Abbey 26245/32845
Abbey Hill 4871/32845
Central & New Cross 6984/32845
Leamington (Worst) 9374/32845
Reader Opinion:

Kirkby - Merseyside (what a sh*thole!)

Your Health in Kirkby in Ashfield

If you are thinking of moving to Kirkby in Ashfield, 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 Kirkby in Ashfield 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
Mansfield 1.8% 6.2% 16.2% 34.36% 41.44%
Ashfield (Kirkby in Ashfield) 1.5% 5.66% 16.31% 34.48% 42.05%
Bolsover 1.83% 6.79% 17.09% 33.51% 40.77%
Broxtowe 1.14% 4.13% 14.26% 34.96% 45.51%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Kingsway (Best) 10492/32845
Annesley & Kirkby Woodhouse 11559/32845
Sutton Junction & Harlow Wood 18420/32845
Newstead Abbey 25982/32845
Abbey Hill 5390/32845
St Mary's 6272/32845
Central & New Cross 6327/32845
Leamington 7135/32845
Summit 7510/32845
Ashfields (Worst) 9925/32845
Reader Opinion:

North Cheam, you could mistake that whole area for a war torn country

Deprivation in Kirkby in Ashfield

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 Kirkby in Ashfield. 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
Ashfields (Best) 12661/32845
Kingsway 13821/32845
Annesley & Kirkby Woodhouse 16242/32845
Sutton Junction & Harlow Wood 20144/32845
Newstead Abbey 27526/32845
Abbey Hill 5509/32845
Leamington 7949/32845
Central & New Cross 8193/32845
Summit 8555/32845
St Mary's (Worst) 9443/32845

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