Moving to Nailsea, Somerset? What you need to know

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Moving to Nailsea, Somerset - What you need to know
Moving to Nailsea, Somerset - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Nailsea in Somerset? 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 Nailsea 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 Nailsea the land of milk and honey or are Clevedon, Portishead and Portishead and North Weston a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Nailsea

Using the latest Police street crime figures for the month of February 2021 we have compiled a table of the most voilent Policing areas in and around Nailsea. 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.

How grim is your Postcode?
Polcing Area Voilent Crimes
Claverham 11
Kenn Moor Gate 7
Stone-edge Batch 6
Backwell Common 4
Norton’s Wood 3
Backwell Green 1
Backwell 1
Farleigh 1
Brockley 1
Tickenham 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Nailsea Golden Valley (Best) 26452/32845
Clevedon South 25342/32845
Nailsea Yeo 24977/32845
Clevedon Walton 24924/32845
Nailsea Youngwood 24879/32845
Nailsea West End 24731/32845
Clevedon Yeo 24282/32845
Yatton 22820/32845
Clevedon West 19585/32845
Clevedon East (Worst) 19033/32845
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Your Health in Nailsea

If you are thinking of moving to Nailsea, 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 Nailsea 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
Bristol, City of 1.27% 4.22% 12.25% 33.46% 48.81%
Newport 1.76% 5.6% 14.09% 32.81% 45.75%
South Gloucestershire 0.93% 3.26% 11.77% 34.89% 49.15%
North Somerset (Nailsea) 1.18% 4.09% 13.66% 34.77% 46.31%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Nailsea Golden Valley (Best) 26204/32845
Nailsea Youngwood 25294/32845
Clevedon Walton 24423/32845
Nailsea West End 24262/32845
Yatton 23553/32845
Clevedon Yeo 23482/32845
Nailsea Yeo 22193/32845
Clevedon East 20786/32845
Clevedon South 20521/32845
Clevedon West (Worst) 20503/32845
Reader Opinion:

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Deprivation in Nailsea

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 Nailsea. 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
Nailsea Golden Valley (Best) 30580/32845
Clevedon Walton 27972/32845
Nailsea Youngwood 27107/32845
Clevedon Yeo 26059/32845
Nailsea Yeo 26033/32845
Nailsea West End 24816/32845
Yatton 24712/32845
Clevedon South 23070/32845
Clevedon East 21844/32845
Clevedon West (Worst) 21127/32845

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