Moving to Lytham St Annes, Lancashire? What you need to know

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Moving to Lytham St Annes, Lancashire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Lytham St Annes in Lancashire? 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 Lytham St Annes 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 Lytham St Annes the land of milk and honey or are Kirkham, Medlar with Wesham and Wesham a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Lytham St Annes

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 Lytham St Annes. 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
Common Edge 77
Hey Houses 30
Ansdell 23
Great Marton Moss 18
Saltcotes 10
Higher Ballam 3
Lower Ballam 2
Little Plumpton 0
Peel 0
Moss Side 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Central (Best) 13636/32845
Ashton 21074/32845
Stanley 21400/32845
Clifton 22254/32845
Ansdell 24253/32845
Heyhouses 24988/32845
Kilnhouse 25700/32845
St Johns 26458/32845
Fairhaven 27297/32845
Park (Worst) 28879/32845

Your Health in Lytham St Annes

If you are thinking of moving to Lytham St Annes, 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 Lytham St Annes 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
Blackpool 2.2% 7.28% 16.88% 33.8% 39.84%
Preston 1.32% 4.74% 13.26% 34.12% 46.56%
Wyre 1.66% 5.52% 15.95% 33.62% 43.25%
Fylde (Lytham St Annes) 1.37% 4.87% 15.34% 33.78% 44.64%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Heyhouses (Best) 10736/32845
Kilnhouse 11562/32845
Fairhaven 13335/32845
Clifton 14167/32845
Ansdell 15545/32845
Park 16300/32845
St Johns 20005/32845
Stanley 4252/32845
Central 4481/32845
Ashton (Worst) 8571/32845

Deprivation in Lytham St Annes

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 Lytham St Annes. 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
Stanley (Best) 10099/32845
Ashton 14461/32845
Kilnhouse 16212/32845
Heyhouses 16877/32845
Fairhaven 18428/32845
Park 23123/32845
Clifton 23333/32845
Ansdell 24741/32845
St Johns 24776/32845
Central (Worst) 6728/32845

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