Moving to Nuneaton, Warwickshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Nuneaton, Warwickshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Nuneaton in Warwickshire? 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 Nuneaton 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 Nuneaton the land of milk and honey or are Hinckley, Atherstone and Bedworth a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Nuneaton

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 Nuneaton. 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
Nuneaton 175
Weddington 153
Camp Hill 125
Attleborough 89
St Nicolas Park 71
Stockingford 71
Chilvers Coton 61
Caldecote 36
Bermuda 24
Higham on the Hill 5

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

Ward Average rank in England
Attleborough (Best) 12538/32845
Hartshill 15237/32845
Arbury 17580/32845
St Nicolas 19750/32845
Weddington 23377/32845
Abbey 3922/32845
Camp Hill 4249/32845
Bar Pool 5720/32845
Wem Brook 6565/32845
Kingswood (Worst) 7744/32845
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Your Health in Nuneaton

If you are thinking of moving to Nuneaton, 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 Nuneaton 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
Coventry 1.4% 4.66% 13.25% 34.65% 46.05%
Nuneaton and Bedworth (Nuneaton) 1.4% 4.81% 14.48% 35.33% 43.98%
Hinckley and Bosworth 0.98% 3.63% 13.3% 35.83% 46.26%
Rugby 0.97% 3.51% 12.57% 35.28% 47.68%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Bar Pool (Best) 10527/32845
Attleborough 12221/32845
Hartshill 12777/32845
Arbury 15210/32845
St Nicolas 17553/32845
Weddington 18699/32845
Wem Brook 7095/32845
Abbey 7267/32845
Camp Hill 7791/32845
Kingswood (Worst) 9017/32845
Reader Opinion:

Bedworth, oh deary me...

Deprivation in Nuneaton

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 Nuneaton. 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
Bar Pool (Best) 10082/32845
Attleborough 12901/32845
Hartshill 16454/32845
Arbury 17448/32845
St Nicolas 25460/32845
Weddington 26007/32845
Camp Hill 4946/32845
Wem Brook 6176/32845
Abbey 6429/32845
Kingswood (Worst) 9510/32845

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