Moving to Malpas, Cheshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Malpas, Cheshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Malpas in Cheshire? 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 Malpas 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 Malpas the land of milk and honey or are Whitchurch, Overton on Dee and Rhosnesni a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Malpas

Using the latest Police street crime figures for the month of August 2020 we have compiled a table of the most voilent Policing areas in and around Malpas. 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
Chemistry 19
Brooklands 4
The Chequer 3
Lower Threapwood 3
Tallarn Green 3
Painters Green 3
Redbrook 3
Little Green 2
Hall Green 1
Little Arowry 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Bronington (Best) 1518/32845
Queensway 17/32845
Overton 1722/32845
Whitchurch North 17633/32845
Whitchurch South 19728/32845
Whitegate 203/32845
Wrenbury 21932/32845
Malpas 22054/32845
Farndon 26353/32845
Holt (Worst) 550/32845
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Your Health in Malpas

If you are thinking of moving to Malpas, 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 Malpas 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
Cheshire West and Chester (Malpas) 1.21% 4.33% 12.93% 33.06% 48.47%
Cheshire East 1.06% 3.85% 12.78% 33.25% 49.06%
Flintshire 1.25% 4.44% 13.19% 32.46% 48.66%
Wrexham 1.37% 4.84% 14.1% 32.49% 47.2%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Queensway (Best) 123/32845
Holt 1365/32845
Bronington 1530/32845
Overton 1593/32845
Whitchurch South 17254/32845
Whitchurch North 17872/32845
Malpas 20552/32845
Wrenbury 25599/32845
Farndon 26697/32845
Whitegate (Worst) 760/32845

Deprivation in Malpas

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 Malpas. 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
Holt (Best) 1245/32845
Bronington 1367/32845
Whitchurch South 13928/32845
Overton 1480/32845
Whitchurch North 15381/32845
Wrenbury 15849/32845
Malpas 19147/32845
Farndon 23044/32845
Queensway 45/32845
Whitegate (Worst) 765/32845

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