Moving to Northleach, Gloucestershire? What you need to know

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Moving to Northleach, Gloucestershire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Northleach in Gloucestershire? 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 Northleach 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 Northleach the land of milk and honey or are Fairford, Stow on the Wold and Burford a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Northleach

Using the latest Police street crime figures for the month of September 2020 we have compiled a table of the most voilent Policing areas in and around Northleach. 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
Mill End 1
Northleach 1
Farmington 1
Fossebridge 0
Calcot 0
Coln St Dennis 0
Upper End 0
Sherborne Brook 0
Sherborne 0
Aldsworth 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Burford (Best) 23152/32845
Sandywell 25340/32845
Bourton Village 25752/32845
Stow 27108/32845
Northleach 27755/32845
Coln Valley 29149/32845
Fairford North 30541/32845
The Rissingtons 30817/32845
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Your Health in Northleach

If you are thinking of moving to Northleach, 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 Northleach 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
Cheltenham 0.85% 3.14% 11.78% 34.32% 49.91%
Vale of White Horse 0.75% 2.61% 10.8% 33.98% 51.85%
West Oxfordshire 0.7% 2.81% 11.15% 33.82% 51.52%
Cotswold (Northleach) 0.8% 3.01% 12.33% 35.07% 48.78%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Stow (Best) 24983/32845
Bourton Village 25997/32845
Fairford North 27324/32845
Northleach 29491/32845
Coln Valley 29585/32845
Sandywell 30447/32845
Burford 31672/32845
The Rissingtons 32007/32845

Deprivation in Northleach

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 Northleach. 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
Sandywell (Best) 21710/32845
The Rissingtons 21752/32845
Stow 21764/32845
Coln Valley 22634/32845
Northleach 23779/32845
Burford 25924/32845
Bourton Village 26511/32845
Fairford North 28631/32845
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  1. Northleach: an olde worlde smokescreen masking drugs, depression & squalor

    Northleach: an olde worlde smokescreen masking drugs, depression & squalor