Moving to Skelton in Cleveland, Yorkshire? What you need to know

Moving to Skelton in Cleveland, Yorkshire - What you need to know
Moving to Skelton in Cleveland, Yorkshire - What you need to know

So you're asking yourself the question 'is Skelton in Cleveland a nice place to live?'' 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 Skelton in Cleveland 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 Skelton in Cleveland truly a nice place to live, or are Saltburn by the Sea, Stokesley and Yarm a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Skelton in Cleveland

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 Skelton in Cleveland. 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.

Policing Area Voilent Crimes
Brotton 26
New Skelton 24
Carlin How 24
New Brotton 22
Saltburn-by-the-Sea 17
North Skelton 16
Loftus 15
Boosbeck 11
Stranghow 4
Upleatham 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Longbeck (Best) 28375/32845
Belmont 26236/32845
St Germain's 25104/32845
Saltburn 20634/32845
Brotton 19543/32845
Skelton West 18726/32845
Lockwood 17116/32845
Loftus 15000/32845
Skelton East 14602/32845
Guisborough (Worst) 8893/32845

Your Health in Skelton in Cleveland

If you are thinking of moving to Skelton in Cleveland, 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 Skelton in Cleveland compares to its neighbouring local authorities. People were asked to rate their current health from very bad to very good;

Town Very Bad Bad
Middlesbrough 1.84% 5.78%
Redcar and Cleveland (Skelton in Cleveland) 1.79% 6.05%
Hartlepool 1.85% 6.29%
Scarborough 1.41% 5.25%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Belmont (Best) 13995/32845
Longbeck 11839/32845
St Germain's 9736/32845
Skelton East 8807/32845
Skelton West 8214/32845
Guisborough 6759/32845
Saltburn 6379/32845
Brotton 5840/32845
Lockwood 5366/32845
Loftus (Worst) 4034/32845

Deprivation in Skelton in Cleveland

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 Skelton in Cleveland. 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
Longbeck (Best) 22548/32845
Belmont 22358/32845
St Germain's 19663/32845
Saltburn 13529/32845
Skelton East 12123/32845
Skelton West 11991/32845
Brotton 11492/32845
Guisborough 9820/32845
Lockwood 6373/32845
Loftus (Worst) 5707/32845

Average rent in Skelton in Cleveland

Every six months the Office for National statitics publishes a snapshot of rental costs. These statistics for Skelton in Cleveland are dated September 2021. They are split into three figures, the lower quartile, mean and upper quartile. If you recieve housing benefit or the housing benefit section of Universal Credit, the lower quartile is at the top limit of what would be affordable. The mean is the average you'd expect to pay for a rental property and the upper quartile is the average rental cost of the most expensive 25% of properties in Skelton in Cleveland.

Weekly Gross Pay and Hourly Pay in Skelton in Cleveland

If you are thinking of moving to Skelton in Cleveland, you'll want to know how much you can earn in a job in the town. The government publish regular statistics on gross weekly pay and pay per hour.


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