Moving to North Hykeham, Lincolnshire? What you need to know

Moving to North Hykeham, Lincolnshire - What you need to know
Moving to North Hykeham, Lincolnshire - What you need to know

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

Crime in North Hykeham

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 Hykeham. 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
New Boultham 82
Canwick 76
Boultham 73
Birchwood 43
Boultham Moor 42
North Hykeham 16
South Hykeham 3
Harmston 3
Eagle Barnsdale 3
Haddington 2

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

Ward Average rank in England
Waddington West (Best) 30586/32845
North Hykeham Memorial 29695/32845
North Hykeham Witham 29664/32845
Bracebridge Heath and Waddington East 29655/32845
North Hykeham Mill 29093/32845
North Hykeham Forum 28284/32845
North Hykeham Moor 28200/32845
Hartsholme 22112/32845
Witham 21126/32845
Moorland (Worst) 12285/32845
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Your Health in North Hykeham

If you are thinking of moving to North Hykeham, 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 Hykeham 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 1.32% 4.57%
North Kesteven (North Hykeham) 1.14% 3.9%
Lincoln 1.16% 4.18%
Boston 1.24% 4.73%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Bracebridge Heath and Waddington East (Best) 25715/32845
North Hykeham Forum 25322/32845
North Hykeham Moor 24586/32845
Waddington West 23458/32845
North Hykeham Mill 22291/32845
North Hykeham Memorial 21676/32845
North Hykeham Witham 19602/32845
Hartsholme 10675/32845
Witham 10242/32845
Moorland (Worst) 8298/32845
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Deprivation in North Hykeham

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 Hykeham. 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
Bracebridge Heath and Waddington East (Best) 28195/32845
North Hykeham Forum 27285/32845
North Hykeham Moor 25044/32845
Waddington West 24907/32845
North Hykeham Memorial 24094/32845
North Hykeham Mill 23474/32845
North Hykeham Witham 19105/32845
Hartsholme 18054/32845
Witham 15874/32845
Moorland (Worst) 10620/32845

Average rent in North Hykeham

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

Weekly Gross Pay and Hourly Pay in North Hykeham

If you are thinking of moving to North Hykeham, 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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