Moving to Lambourn, Berkshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Lambourn, Berkshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Lambourn in Berkshire? 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 Lambourn 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 Lambourn the land of milk and honey or are Hungerford, Wantage and Marlborough a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Lambourn

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 Lambourn. 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
Sheepdrove 6
Idstone 4
Shefford Woodlands 3
Aldbourne 2
Lambourn Woodlands 1
Great Shefford 0
Ashbury 0
Childrey 0
Knighton 0
Sparsholt 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Lambourn (Best) 17586/32845
Wantage Charlton 20997/32845
Ridgeway 22931/32845
Wantage & Grove Brook 24788/32845
Grove North 26344/32845
Burbage and the Bedwyns 27911/32845
Downlands 28215/32845
Ridgeway 28757/32845
Aldbourne and Ramsbury 29210/32845
Stanford (Worst) 29585/32845
Reader Opinion:

Wantage, Oxfordshire

Your Health in Lambourn

If you are thinking of moving to Lambourn, 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 Lambourn 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
Swindon 0.97% 3.61% 11.98% 35.18% 48.26%
Oxford 0.85% 2.76% 9.43% 31.73% 55.23%
West Berkshire (Lambourn) 0.68% 2.48% 10.7% 34.5% 51.64%
Vale of White Horse 0.75% 2.61% 10.8% 33.98% 51.85%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Lambourn (Best) 24093/32845
Ridgeway 24240/32845
Wantage Charlton 27137/32845
Burbage and the Bedwyns 27319/32845
Ridgeway 29118/32845
Wantage & Grove Brook 29263/32845
Grove North 29950/32845
Downlands 29973/32845
Aldbourne and Ramsbury 30023/32845
Stanford (Worst) 30457/32845
Reader Opinion:

Pewsey: see the townies in their kevved-up Fiat Puntos by the Co-op

Deprivation in Lambourn

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 Lambourn. 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
Lambourn (Best) 18312/32845
Downlands 21201/32845
Ridgeway 22134/32845
Burbage and the Bedwyns 23506/32845
Stanford 24057/32845
Grove North 27102/32845
Wantage Charlton 27242/32845
Wantage & Grove Brook 27343/32845
Aldbourne and Ramsbury 27584/32845
Ridgeway (Worst) 28432/32845

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