Moving to Pateley Bridge, Yorkshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Pateley Bridge, Yorkshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Pateley Bridge in Yorkshire? 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 Pateley Bridge 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 Pateley Bridge the land of milk and honey or are Grassington, Masham and Ripon a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Pateley Bridge

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 Pateley Bridge. 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 Hirst 4
Knoll Top 2
Pateley Bridge 1
Bridgehouse Gate 1
Dacre Banks 1
Ladies Riggs 0
Bewerley 0
Wath-in-Nidderdale 0
Heathfield 0
Warsill 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Ripon Moorside (Best) 19847/32845
Harrogate Saltergate 25448/32845
Washburn 27489/32845
Fountains & Ripley 29858/32845
Bishop Monkton & Newby 31008/32845
Killinghall & Hampsthwaite 31219/32845
Nidd Valley 31824/32845
Pateley Bridge & Nidderdale Moors 31950/32845
Masham & Kirkby Malzeard 32415/32845
Grassington (Worst) 32428/32845

Your Health in Pateley Bridge

If you are thinking of moving to Pateley Bridge, 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 Pateley Bridge 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
Bradford 1.33% 4.55% 13.7% 35.61% 44.81%
Harrogate (Pateley Bridge) 0.82% 2.98% 11.8% 33.77% 50.63%
Hambleton 0.97% 3.33% 12.6% 34.42% 48.67%
Craven 0.93% 3.56% 13.33% 34.56% 47.62%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Ripon Moorside (Best) 16984/32845
Killinghall & Hampsthwaite 22814/32845
Harrogate Saltergate 23094/32845
Masham & Kirkby Malzeard 25272/32845
Pateley Bridge & Nidderdale Moors 27306/32845
Fountains & Ripley 27331/32845
Grassington 27596/32845
Bishop Monkton & Newby 27605/32845
Nidd Valley 28925/32845
Washburn (Worst) 30711/32845

Deprivation in Pateley Bridge

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 Pateley Bridge. 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
Washburn (Best) 18786/32845
Masham & Kirkby Malzeard 21038/32845
Ripon Moorside 21468/32845
Pateley Bridge & Nidderdale Moors 22045/32845
Harrogate Saltergate 22989/32845
Nidd Valley 23338/32845
Fountains & Ripley 23356/32845
Killinghall & Hampsthwaite 25256/32845
Bishop Monkton & Newby 25966/32845
Grassington (Worst) 29144/32845

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