Moving to Medlar with Wesham, Lancashire? What you need to know

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Moving to Medlar with Wesham, Lancashire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Medlar with Wesham 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 Medlar with Wesham 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 Medlar with Wesham the land of milk and honey or are Kirkham, Poulton le Fylde and Wesham a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Medlar with Wesham

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 Medlar with Wesham. 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
Dowbridge 22
Corner Row 8
Bolton Houses 4
Moor Side 3
Lane Heads 2
Copp 2
Medlar 1
Esprick 1
Greenhalgh 1
Crossmoor 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Medlar-with-Wesham (Best) 17717/32845
Kirkham South 19117/32845
Kirkham North 21202/32845
Breck 22119/32845
Warton and Westby 22283/32845
Freckleton East 23857/32845
Freckleton West 25133/32845
Newton and Treales 27452/32845
Elswick and Little Eccleston 28290/32845
Ribby-with-Wrea (Worst) 30227/32845

Your Health in Medlar with Wesham

If you are thinking of moving to Medlar with Wesham, 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 Medlar with Wesham 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 (Medlar with Wesham) 1.37% 4.87% 15.34% 33.78% 44.64%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Breck (Best) 11807/32845
Freckleton West 12069/32845
Warton and Westby 12074/32845
Medlar-with-Wesham 12515/32845
Elswick and Little Eccleston 12820/32845
Freckleton East 16331/32845
Kirkham North 18169/32845
Newton and Treales 18218/32845
Ribby-with-Wrea 23457/32845
Kirkham South (Worst) 7759/32845

Deprivation in Medlar with Wesham

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 Medlar with Wesham. 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
Kirkham South (Best) 15285/32845
Warton and Westby 16366/32845
Medlar-with-Wesham 18769/32845
Breck 20091/32845
Freckleton East 20385/32845
Freckleton West 21896/32845
Elswick and Little Eccleston 22935/32845
Kirkham North 24177/32845
Newton and Treales 24411/32845
Ribby-with-Wrea (Worst) 31904/32845

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