Moving to Mildenhall, Suffolk? What you need to know

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Moving to Mildenhall, Suffolk - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Mildenhall in Suffolk? 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 Mildenhall 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 Mildenhall the land of milk and honey or are Soham, Brandon and Newmarket a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Mildenhall

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 Mildenhall. 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
Mildenhall 35
Beck Row 12
Holywell Row 12
Lakenheath 8
Barton Mills 7
Cut-off Channel 2
Eriswell 1
Tuddenham 1
Lark 0
Undley 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Mildenhall Kingsway & Market (Best) 17825/32845
Mildenhall Great Heath 18179/32845
Iceni 18213/32845
Mildenhall Queensway 18979/32845
The Rows 22195/32845
Manor 24123/32845
Kentford & Moulton 28267/32845
Barrow 29159/32845
Fordham & Isleham 30201/32845
Risby (Worst) 30424/32845
Reader Opinion:

Brandon - a few miles from an even worse Thetford

Your Health in Mildenhall

If you are thinking of moving to Mildenhall, 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 Mildenhall 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
King`s Lynn and West Norfolk 1.31% 4.8% 15.9% 37.08% 40.91%
Fenland 1.36% 4.82% 16.54% 37.83% 39.45%
East Cambridgeshire 0.85% 3.12% 12.09% 35.18% 48.77%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Mildenhall Great Heath (Best) 13686/32845
Mildenhall Queensway 17127/32845
Mildenhall Kingsway & Market 19411/32845
Kentford & Moulton 20944/32845
Manor 21464/32845
The Rows 21770/32845
Risby 22861/32845
Iceni 23259/32845
Fordham & Isleham 26040/32845
Barrow (Worst) 28414/32845
Reader Opinion:

Come to Weeting, we have a steam festival and that's about it

Deprivation in Mildenhall

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 Mildenhall. 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
The Rows (Best) 13460/32845
Mildenhall Great Heath 14708/32845
Risby 16966/32845
Manor 17838/32845
Mildenhall Kingsway & Market 18484/32845
Mildenhall Queensway 20249/32845
Kentford & Moulton 20392/32845
Iceni 22494/32845
Fordham & Isleham 23669/32845
Barrow (Worst) 24312/32845

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