Moving to St Columb Major, Cornwall? What you need to know

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Moving to St Columb Major, Cornwall - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to St Columb Major in Cornwall? 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 St Columb Major 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 St Columb Major the land of milk and honey or are Newquay, Padstow and Wadebridge a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in St Columb Major

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 St Columb Major. 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
Black Cross 4
Killaworgey 4
Indian Queens 3
Toldish 2
Talskiddy 1
Fraddon 1
Ruthvoes 1
Colan 0
Retallack 0
Cannalidgey 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Newquay Tretherras (Best) 19695/32845
Newquay Treviglas 23747/32845
St Mawgan and Colan 24938/32845
Newquay Treloggan 25324/32845
Roche 26379/32845
Ladock, St Clement and St Erme 27020/32845
St Dennis and Nanpean 27639/32845
Lanivet and Blisland 28621/32845
St Enoder 30118/32845
St Columb Major (Worst) 30274/32845
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Your Health in St Columb Major

If you are thinking of moving to St Columb Major, 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 St Columb Major 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
Cornwall (St Columb Major) 1.43% 4.87% 14.88% 33.59% 45.23%
Plymouth 1.44% 5.08% 13.95% 33.53% 46.02%
South Hams 1.11% 3.8% 13.32% 34.37% 47.41%
West Devon 1.18% 3.96% 14.28% 34.73% 45.85%

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

Ward Average rank in England
St Dennis and Nanpean (Best) 12205/32845
Roche 12523/32845
Newquay Tretherras 12697/32845
Newquay Treviglas 13989/32845
St Enoder 15316/32845
Newquay Treloggan 16704/32845
St Columb Major 18525/32845
Ladock, St Clement and St Erme 19253/32845
Lanivet and Blisland 19762/32845
St Mawgan and Colan (Worst) 20904/32845

Deprivation in St Columb Major

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 St Columb Major. 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
Ladock, St Clement and St Erme (Best) 11410/32845
Lanivet and Blisland 11520/32845
St Enoder 12109/32845
St Columb Major 13466/32845
Newquay Treviglas 13471/32845
Newquay Tretherras 15097/32845
St Mawgan and Colan 16031/32845
Newquay Treloggan 16120/32845
St Dennis and Nanpean 8346/32845
Roche (Worst) 8572/32845

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