Moving to Maghull, Merseyside? What you need to know

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Moving to Maghull, Merseyside - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Maghull in Merseyside? 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 Maghull 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 Maghull the land of milk and honey or are Ormskirk, Crosby and Kirkby a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Maghull

Using the latest Police street crime figures for the month of November 2020 we have compiled a table of the most voilent Policing areas in and around Maghull. 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
Netherton 62
Maghull 23
Moss Side 18
Holt Green 14
Bowker’s Green 10
Alt 7
Royal Oak 5
Homer Green 2
Town Green 1
Aughton 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Whitefield (Best) 12009/32845
Shevington 15729/32845
Molyneux 18680/32845
Sudell 23768/32845
Park 24759/32845
Aughton and Downholland 25059/32845
Ravenmeols 25217/32845
Bickerstaffe 26460/32845
Aughton Park 29796/32845
St Oswald (Worst) 7713/32845
Reader Opinion:

Maghull, a skid mark on the underpants of society

Your Health in Maghull

If you are thinking of moving to Maghull, 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 Maghull 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
Liverpool 2.08% 6.68% 14.03% 30.47% 46.73%
Wirral 1.73% 5.77% 14.29% 31.92% 46.29%
Sefton (Maghull) 1.62% 5.68% 14.84% 32.55% 45.32%
West Lancashire 1.45% 4.86% 13.37% 32.73% 47.59%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Park (Best) 11673/32845
Sudell 11700/32845
Ravenmeols 15016/32845
Whitefield 1633/32845
Aughton and Downholland 19743/32845
Bickerstaffe 23032/32845
Aughton Park 23784/32845
St Oswald 2544/32845
Shevington 2578/32845
Molyneux (Worst) 9694/32845
Reader Opinion:

Burscough's Bad Breeding

Deprivation in Maghull

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 Maghull. 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
Molyneux (Best) 17409/32845
Sudell 20730/32845
Park 21785/32845
Bickerstaffe 23284/32845
Ravenmeols 23576/32845
Aughton and Downholland 23811/32845
Aughton Park 30145/32845
Whitefield 3862/32845
St Oswald 4700/32845
Shevington (Worst) 6304/32845

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