Moving to Ollerton and Boughton? What you need to know

Moving to Ollerton and Boughton, Nottinghamshire - What you need to know
Moving to Ollerton and Boughton, Nottinghamshire - What you need to know

So you're asking yourself the question 'is Ollerton and Boughton 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 Ollerton and Boughton 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 Ollerton and Boughton truly a nice place to live, or are Mansfield, Ollerton and Warsop a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Ollerton and Boughton

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 Ollerton and Boughton. 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 Ollerton 22
Old Clipstone 17
Boughton 16
Edwinstowe 8
Gorsethorpe 6
Rainworth Water 5
Sherwood Forest 4
Maun 0
Bothamsall 0
Eakring 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Sutton-on-Trent (Best) 25724/32845
Edwinstowe & Clipstone 21018/32845
Newlands 19084/32845
Bilsthorpe 18094/32845
Meden 15080/32845
Boughton 14839/32845
Ollerton 14529/32845
Warsop Carrs 13225/32845
Netherfield 11479/32845
Oak Tree (Worst) 9375/32845
Reader Opinion:

Newark-on-Trent, what is there to be proud of?

Your Health in Ollerton and Boughton

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

Town Very Bad Bad
Mansfield 1.8% 6.2%
Newark and Sherwood (Ollerton and Boughton) 1.32% 4.57%
Bolsover 1.83% 6.79%
Gedling 1.17% 4.1%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Sutton-on-Trent (Best) 23967/32845
Boughton 12677/32845
Edwinstowe & Clipstone 10945/32845
Bilsthorpe 10643/32845
Newlands 7275/32845
Ollerton 6957/32845
Oak Tree 6056/32845
Warsop Carrs 4855/32845
Netherfield 4802/32845
Meden (Worst) 3980/32845
Reader Opinion:

Eakring: not the end of the earth but you sure can see it from there

Deprivation in Ollerton and Boughton

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 Ollerton and Boughton. 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
Sutton-on-Trent (Best) 19557/32845
Edwinstowe & Clipstone 14222/32845
Boughton 13264/32845
Bilsthorpe 12759/32845
Newlands 11964/32845
Oak Tree 9484/32845
Ollerton 8413/32845
Warsop Carrs 7924/32845
Meden 6817/32845
Netherfield (Worst) 6543/32845

Average rent in Ollerton and Boughton

Every six months the Office for National statitics publishes a snapshot of rental costs. These statistics for Ollerton and Boughton 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 Ollerton and Boughton.

Weekly Gross Pay and Hourly Pay in Ollerton and Boughton

If you are thinking of moving to Ollerton and Boughton, 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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