Moving to Stockton on Tees, Yorkshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Stockton on Tees, Yorkshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Stockton on Tees in Yorkshire? 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 Stockton on Tees 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 Stockton on Tees the land of milk and honey or are Billingham, Stockton on Tees and Thornaby on Tees a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Stockton on Tees

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 Stockton on Tees. 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
Norton 165
Stockton-on-Tees 134
Portrack 101
Billingham 62
Hardwick 56
Bishopsgarth 41
Hartburn 30
Fairfield 21
Fulthorpe 0
Carlton 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Mandale and Victoria (Best) 10196/32845
Roseworth 10542/32845
Norton North 11851/32845
Grangefield 18132/32845
Bishopsgarth and Elm Tree 18550/32845
Fairfield 24938/32845
Norton West 29030/32845
Parkfield and Oxbridge 4609/32845
Newtown 5725/32845
Hardwick and Salters Lane (Worst) 9692/32845
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Your Health in Stockton on Tees

If you are thinking of moving to Stockton on Tees, 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 Stockton on Tees 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
Stockton-on-Tees (Stockton on Tees) 1.48% 4.85% 13.77% 33.55% 46.35%
Middlesbrough 1.84% 5.78% 14.25% 32.72% 45.41%
Redcar and Cleveland 1.79% 6.05% 15.87% 33.91% 42.38%
Hartlepool 1.85% 6.29% 15.87% 32.73% 43.27%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Fairfield (Best) 10059/32845
Norton West 12660/32845
Grangefield 13012/32845
Hardwick and Salters Lane 1646/32845
Roseworth 2423/32845
Newtown 3307/32845
Parkfield and Oxbridge 3441/32845
Mandale and Victoria 4067/32845
Norton North 5306/32845
Bishopsgarth and Elm Tree (Worst) 6998/32845

Deprivation in Stockton on Tees

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 Stockton on Tees. 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
Norton North (Best) 10172/32845
Bishopsgarth and Elm Tree 15561/32845
Fairfield 20271/32845
Grangefield 20973/32845
Norton West 23849/32845
Hardwick and Salters Lane 3830/32845
Newtown 4611/32845
Roseworth 5060/32845
Parkfield and Oxbridge 5502/32845
Mandale and Victoria (Worst) 7613/32845

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