Moving to North Camp, Hampshire? What you need to know

Moving to North Camp, Hampshire - What you need to know
Moving to North Camp, Hampshire - What you need to know

So you're asking yourself the question 'is North Camp 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 North Camp 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 North Camp truly a nice place to live, or are Aldershot, Farnborough and Fleet a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in North Camp

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 North Camp. 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
Montgomery Lines 91
Farnborough Street 67
Farnborough Green 65
Farnborough Park 52
Farnborough 31
South Farnborough 31
Rafborough 30
Frimley Green 29
Ash Vale 16
Basingstoke Canal 12

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

Ward Average rank in England
Mytchett & Deepcut (Best) 27268/32845
Knellwood 23263/32845
North Town 21735/32845
Ash Vale 21371/32845
St Mark's 20494/32845
Ash Wharf 15866/32845
Empress 14881/32845
West Heath 12577/32845
Wellington 11685/32845
Cherrywood (Worst) 8673/32845
Reader Opinion:

Fleet: a miserable cabbage plantation of mud and depression in Lincs

Your Health in North Camp

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

Town Very Bad Bad
Waverley 0.72% 2.53%
Rushmoor (North Camp) 0.82% 2.8%
Surrey Heath 0.74% 2.49%
Hart 0.56% 2.08%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Mytchett & Deepcut (Best) 27530/32845
Ash Vale 27308/32845
Empress 22794/32845
Knellwood 22455/32845
Ash Wharf 21253/32845
North Town 18775/32845
West Heath 18523/32845
Cherrywood 14806/32845
St Mark's 14180/32845
Wellington (Worst) 11487/32845
Reader Opinion:

Farnborough: where dreams come to die

Deprivation in North Camp

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 North Camp. 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
Mytchett & Deepcut (Best) 27167/32845
Knellwood 27164/32845
Ash Vale 24897/32845
Empress 24468/32845
North Town 20256/32845
St Mark's 20094/32845
West Heath 19575/32845
Ash Wharf 19410/32845
Wellington 12577/32845
Cherrywood (Worst) 11836/32845

Average rent in North Camp

Every six months the Office for National statitics publishes a snapshot of rental costs. These statistics for North Camp 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 North Camp.

Weekly Gross Pay and Hourly Pay in North Camp

If you are thinking of moving to North Camp, 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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