Moving to Maryport, Cumbria? What you need to know

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Moving to Maryport, Cumbria - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Maryport in Cumbria? 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 Maryport 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 Maryport the land of milk and honey or are Cockermouth, Harrington and Workington a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Maryport

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 Maryport. 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
Maryport 40
Netherton 31
Ewanrigg 31
Birkby 25
Bank End 6
Harker Marsh 2
Fothergill 2
Moor Park 2
Crosby 2
Broughton Moor 2

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

Ward Average rank in England
Maryport North (Best) 13700/32845
St John's 14227/32845
Maryport South 15046/32845
Stainburn & Clifton 24783/32845
Seaton & Northside 25584/32845
Ellen & Gilcrux 29415/32845
Dalton 32603/32845
Broughton St Bridgets 32692/32845
St Michael's 7361/32845
Flimby (Worst) 8809/32845
Reader Opinion:

Maryport: The Anti-Social Landfill of Europe

Your Health in Maryport

If you are thinking of moving to Maryport, 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 Maryport 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
Carlisle 1.34% 4.62% 13.98% 34.87% 45.19%
Allerdale (Maryport) 1.31% 4.94% 14.74% 34.53% 44.48%
Copeland 1.5% 5.33% 14.89% 33.91% 44.37%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Maryport North (Best) 10537/32845
St John's 11958/32845
Seaton & Northside 12465/32845
Stainburn & Clifton 13181/32845
Ellen & Gilcrux 18315/32845
Broughton St Bridgets 20288/32845
Dalton 25735/32845
St Michael's 4563/32845
Flimby 5919/32845
Maryport South (Worst) 8180/32845
Reader Opinion:

Workington is the chav armpit of Cumbria

Deprivation in Maryport

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 Maryport. 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
Maryport North (Best) 10088/32845
St John's 15959/32845
Seaton & Northside 17363/32845
Ellen & Gilcrux 18616/32845
Stainburn & Clifton 19856/32845
Dalton 21286/32845
Broughton St Bridgets 22954/32845
St Michael's 4474/32845
Flimby 6919/32845
Maryport South (Worst) 8296/32845

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