Moving to Ore Valley, East Sussex? What you need to know

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Moving to Ore Valley, East Sussex - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Ore Valley in East Sussex? 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 Ore Valley 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 Ore Valley the land of milk and honey or are Battle, Bexhill on Sea and Hastings a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Ore Valley

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 Ore Valley. 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
Bohemia 2
Hastings 2
Blacklands 2
St Leonards 2
Hollington 1
Broomsgrove 0
Belmont 0
Bachelor’s Bump 0
Friar’s Hill 0
Fairlight 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Braybrooke (Best) 13092/32845
Silverhill 16395/32845
St Helens 20566/32845
Castle 4308/32845
Central St Leonards 4739/32845
Gensing 5677/32845
Baird 6770/32845
Tressell 7561/32845
Old Hastings 7841/32845
Ore (Worst) 9923/32845
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Your Health in Ore Valley

If you are thinking of moving to Ore Valley, 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 Ore Valley 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
Hastings (Ore Valley) 1.72% 5.72% 15.82% 36.24% 40.5%
Eastbourne 1.45% 4.74% 15.34% 35.4% 43.07%
Wealden 0.96% 3.49% 13.03% 34.93% 47.59%
Rother 1.41% 4.93% 16.51% 36.6% 40.55%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Tressell (Best) 11015/32845
Silverhill 13188/32845
Old Hastings 14148/32845
St Helens 16686/32845
Central St Leonards 3977/32845
Gensing 4423/32845
Castle 6925/32845
Baird 7537/32845
Ore 8120/32845
Braybrooke (Worst) 9906/32845
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Deprivation in Ore Valley

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 Ore Valley. 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
Old Hastings (Best) 12406/32845
Silverhill 15711/32845
St Helens 19455/32845
Central St Leonards 3625/32845
Castle 4156/32845
Gensing 4607/32845
Baird 6769/32845
Ore 8264/32845
Tressell 8629/32845
Braybrooke (Worst) 9218/32845

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