Moving to Shirebrook, Derbyshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Shirebrook, Derbyshire - What you need to know
Moving to Shirebrook, Derbyshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Shirebrook in Derbyshire? 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 Shirebrook 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 Shirebrook the land of milk and honey or are Bolsover, Mansfield and Warsop a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Shirebrook

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 Shirebrook. 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.

How grim is your Postcode?
Polcing Area Voilent Crimes
Langwith Junction 29
Langwith 26
Shirebrook 21
Market Warsop 13
Pleasley 10
Stony Houghton 9
Warsop Vale 8
New Houghton 8
Nether Langwith 8
Spion Kop 3

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

Ward Average rank in England
Bolsover East (Best) 28760/32845
Hornby 25270/32845
Ault Hucknall 22596/32845
Shirebrook South 20791/32845
Langwith 18504/32845
Manor 17891/32845
Shirebrook North 17593/32845
Market Warsop 14694/32845
Park Hall 14659/32845
Woodhouse (Worst) 11802/32845
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Your Health in Shirebrook

If you are thinking of moving to Shirebrook, 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 Shirebrook 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
Mansfield 1.8% 6.2% 16.2% 34.36% 41.44%
Ashfield 1.5% 5.66% 16.31% 34.48% 42.05%
Chesterfield 1.64% 5.98% 16.36% 34.32% 41.69%
Bolsover (Shirebrook) 1.83% 6.79% 17.09% 33.51% 40.77%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Hornby (Best) 11977/32845
Manor 10244/32845
Ault Hucknall 8037/32845
Bolsover East 7855/32845
Shirebrook South 7292/32845
Park Hall 6017/32845
Shirebrook North 5224/32845
Woodhouse 4892/32845
Market Warsop 4524/32845
Langwith (Worst) 3233/32845
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Deprivation in Shirebrook

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 Shirebrook. 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
Hornby (Best) 19428/32845
Bolsover East 16847/32845
Manor 16586/32845
Ault Hucknall 11472/32845
Park Hall 10199/32845
Shirebrook South 9720/32845
Market Warsop 7481/32845
Shirebrook North 6769/32845
Woodhouse 6201/32845
Langwith (Worst) 5165/32845

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