Moving to Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Princes Risborough in Buckinghamshire? 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 Princes Risborough 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 Princes Risborough the land of milk and honey or are Aylesbury, Wendover and Thame a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Princes Risborough

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 Princes Risborough. 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
Monks Risborough 14
Alscot 14
Lower Cadsden 12
Green Hailey 11
Askett 8
Meadle 7
Great Kimble 5
Horsenden 0
Wardrobes 0
Parslow’s Hillock 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Walton Court & Hawkslade (Best) 18539/32845
Aston Clinton & Stoke Mandeville 24677/32845
Stokenchurch and Radnage 25350/32845
Downley and Plomer Hill 25840/32845
Wendover & Halton 26999/32845
Icknield 27548/32845
The Risboroughs 28163/32845
Haddenham & Stone 29440/32845
Bledlow and Bradenham 31610/32845
Lacey Green, Speen and the Hampdens (Worst) 31879/32845
Reader Opinion:

Thame is quite posh, however, it is also an inbred sh*t town!

Your Health in Princes Risborough

If you are thinking of moving to Princes Risborough, 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 Princes Risborough 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
Aylesbury Vale 0.78% 2.68% 10.95% 34.19% 51.4%
Wycombe (Princes Risborough) 0.78% 2.71% 10.75% 34.21% 51.55%
South Oxfordshire 0.73% 2.62% 10.73% 33.35% 52.56%
Chiltern 0.7% 2.52% 10.18% 32.78% 53.81%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Walton Court & Hawkslade (Best) 19259/32845
Stokenchurch and Radnage 27617/32845
The Risboroughs 27956/32845
Haddenham & Stone 28312/32845
Aston Clinton & Stoke Mandeville 28652/32845
Wendover & Halton 29598/32845
Icknield 30230/32845
Downley and Plomer Hill 30283/32845
Lacey Green, Speen and the Hampdens 32020/32845
Bledlow and Bradenham (Worst) 32682/32845
Reader Opinion:

Thame 2016: Still an inbred sh*t town!

Deprivation in Princes Risborough

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 Princes Risborough. 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
Walton Court & Hawkslade (Best) 17889/32845
Stokenchurch and Radnage 25134/32845
Bledlow and Bradenham 25873/32845
The Risboroughs 26129/32845
Icknield 26755/32845
Haddenham & Stone 28100/32845
Aston Clinton & Stoke Mandeville 29093/32845
Wendover & Halton 29164/32845
Lacey Green, Speen and the Hampdens 30790/32845
Downley and Plomer Hill (Worst) 31113/32845

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