Moving to Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire? What you need to know

Moving to Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire - What you need to know
Moving to Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire - What you need to know

So you're asking yourself the question 'is Newark on Trent a nice place to live?'' 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 Newark on Trent 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 Newark on Trent truly a nice place to live, or are North Hykeham, Bingham and Southwell a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Newark on Trent

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 Newark on Trent. 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.

Policing Area Voilent Crimes
Beacon Hill 42
New Balderton 38
Balderton 18
Farndon 7
Coddington 5
North Muskham 0
Holme 0
South Muskham 0
Langford 0
Averham 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Viking (Best) 31396/32845
Loveden Heath 30718/32845
Bassingham and Brant Broughton 29202/32845
Muskham 25924/32845
Balderton South 23454/32845
Balderton North & Coddington 22044/32845
Beacon 17144/32845
Bridge 14432/32845
Devon 10797/32845
Castle (Worst) 8725/32845
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Your Health in Newark on Trent

If you are thinking of moving to Newark on Trent, 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 Newark on Trent compares to its neighbouring local authorities. People were asked to rate their current health from very bad to very good;

Town Very Bad Bad
Newark and Sherwood (Newark on Trent) 1.32% 4.57%
South Kesteven 1.04% 3.74%
Gedling 1.17% 4.1%
Lincoln 1.16% 4.18%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Viking (Best) 30201/32845
Bassingham and Brant Broughton 25792/32845
Muskham 25792/32845
Loveden Heath 25737/32845
Balderton South 22016/32845
Balderton North & Coddington 19658/32845
Beacon 19534/32845
Bridge 14608/32845
Castle 14509/32845
Devon (Worst) 12332/32845
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Deprivation in Newark on Trent

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 Newark on Trent. 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
Viking (Best) 24726/32845
Bassingham and Brant Broughton 23337/32845
Loveden Heath 21520/32845
Balderton South 21198/32845
Balderton North & Coddington 19542/32845
Muskham 19432/32845
Beacon 17032/32845
Castle 13280/32845
Bridge 11607/32845
Devon (Worst) 10125/32845

Average rent in Newark on Trent

Every six months the Office for National statitics publishes a snapshot of rental costs. These statistics for Newark on Trent are dated September 2021. They are split into three figures, the lower quartile, mean and upper quartile. If you recieve housing benefit or the housing benefit section of Universal Credit, the lower quartile is at the top limit of what would be affordable. The mean is the average you'd expect to pay for a rental property and the upper quartile is the average rental cost of the most expensive 25% of properties in Newark on Trent.

Weekly Gross Pay and Hourly Pay in Newark on Trent

If you are thinking of moving to Newark on Trent, you'll want to know how much you can earn in a job in the town. The government publish regular statistics on gross weekly pay and pay per hour.


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