Moving to Sandbach, Cheshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Sandbach, Cheshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Sandbach in Cheshire? 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 Sandbach 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 Sandbach the land of milk and honey or are Alsager, Crewe and Middlewich a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Sandbach

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 Sandbach. 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
Crewe 200
Newtonia 26
Elworth 22
Church Lawton 12
The Bank 3
Hollinsgreen 1
Hall Green 1
Barthomley 0
Butt Lane 0
Foxley 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Crewe North (Best) 11218/32845
Sandbach Town 20573/32845
Sandbach Heath and East 21744/32845
Brereton Rural 21939/32845
Shakerley 22546/32845
Sandbach Ettiley Heath and Wheelock 23149/32845
Leighton 25683/32845
Sandbach Elworth 25782/32845
Haslington 28879/32845
Crewe Central (Worst) 3361/32845
Reader Opinion:

Crewe, you'd be commiserated if people think you live there

Your Health in Sandbach

If you are thinking of moving to Sandbach, 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 Sandbach 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
Cheshire East (Sandbach) 1.06% 3.85% 12.78% 33.25% 49.06%
Shropshire 1.13% 3.91% 13.55% 34.92% 46.49%
Newcastle-under-Lyme 1.4% 5.1% 14.37% 34.48% 44.65%
Staffordshire Moorlands 1.37% 4.55% 14.86% 35.06% 44.15%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Sandbach Heath and East (Best) 15066/32845
Shakerley 15467/32845
Sandbach Town 16714/32845
Sandbach Ettiley Heath and Wheelock 19020/32845
Sandbach Elworth 20226/32845
Brereton Rural 22088/32845
Haslington 23253/32845
Leighton 24329/32845
Crewe Central 6223/32845
Crewe North (Worst) 8935/32845
Reader Opinion:

Nantwich: home of the yummy mummy & a sea of middle class insolence

Deprivation in Sandbach

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 Sandbach. 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
Crewe North (Best) 10733/32845
Shakerley 17081/32845
Brereton Rural 18186/32845
Sandbach Heath and East 22148/32845
Sandbach Town 22328/32845
Sandbach Ettiley Heath and Wheelock 24439/32845
Leighton 25959/32845
Haslington 27313/32845
Sandbach Elworth 27721/32845
Crewe Central (Worst) 5076/32845

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