Moving to Newton le Willows, Merseyside? What you need to know

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Moving to Newton le Willows, Merseyside - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Newton le Willows in Merseyside? 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 Newton le Willows 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 Newton le Willows the land of milk and honey or are Ashton in Makerfield, Golbourne and Earlestown a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Newton le Willows

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 Newton le Willows. 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
Newton-le-Willows 90
Wargrave 65
Rainford Brook 52
Old Boston 40
Newton Park 37
Collins Green 34
Earlestown 34
Hermitage Green 27
Town of Lowton 14
Kenyon 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Earlestown (Best) 10643/32845
Burtonwood and Winwick 13753/32845
Newton 14154/32845
Golborne and Lowton West 16414/32845
Blackbrook 16845/32845
Chapelford and Old Hall 16865/32845
Ashton 17766/32845
Haydock 19703/32845
Westbrook 20453/32845
Parr (Worst) 5416/32845
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Your Health in Newton le Willows

If you are thinking of moving to Newton le Willows, 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 Newton le Willows 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
Wigan 1.49% 5.7% 14.72% 32.7% 45.39%
Knowsley 2.18% 7.29% 14.68% 29.82% 46.03%
St. Helens (Newton le Willows) 1.79% 6.48% 14.94% 31.93% 44.85%
Warrington 1.17% 4.19% 12.09% 32.75% 49.81%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Burtonwood and Winwick (Best) 11028/32845
Ashton 12902/32845
Westbrook 14709/32845
Chapelford and Old Hall 18830/32845
Parr 1894/32845
Earlestown 3695/32845
Blackbrook 5133/32845
Haydock 5467/32845
Newton 6486/32845
Golborne and Lowton West (Worst) 9990/32845

Deprivation in Newton le Willows

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 Newton le Willows. 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
Blackbrook (Best) 11530/32845
Haydock 11614/32845
Newton 12746/32845
Golborne and Lowton West 15307/32845
Burtonwood and Winwick 16252/32845
Ashton 19956/32845
Chapelford and Old Hall 24106/32845
Westbrook 24215/32845
Parr 3028/32845
Earlestown (Worst) 9058/32845

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