Moving to Stony Stratford, Buckinghamshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Stony Stratford, Buckinghamshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Stony Stratford in Buckinghamshire? 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 Stony Stratford 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 Stony Stratford the land of milk and honey or are Milton Keynes, Newport Pagnell and Wolverton and Greenleys a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Stony Stratford

Using the latest Police street crime figures for the month of September 2020 we have compiled a table of the most voilent Policing areas in and around Stony Stratford. 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
New Bradwell 75
Greenley 59
Stony Stratford 39
Calverton 34
Great Ouse 31
Two Mile Ash 26
Cosgrove 14
Passenham 12
Furtho 3
Castlethorpe 2

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

Ward Average rank in England
Wolverton (Best) 11824/32845
Stony Stratford 17777/32845
Bradwell 19015/32845
Cosgrove and Grafton 21020/32845
Whittlewood 22263/32845
Old Stratford 22311/32845
Newport Pagnell North & Hanslope 24588/32845
Deanshanger 29237/32845
Luffield Abbey 29774/32845
Great Horwood (Worst) 29957/32845
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Your Health in Stony Stratford

If you are thinking of moving to Stony Stratford, 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 Stony Stratford 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
Milton Keynes (Stony Stratford) 0.94% 3.2% 10.82% 34.88% 50.17%
Northampton 1.03% 3.61% 12.51% 36.47% 46.38%
Bedford 0.98% 3.55% 12.58% 35.98% 46.9%
South Northamptonshire 0.77% 2.64% 11.01% 34.87% 50.72%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Bradwell (Best) 15386/32845
Wolverton 18261/32845
Stony Stratford 18928/32845
Newport Pagnell North & Hanslope 23334/32845
Great Horwood 29691/32845
Cosgrove and Grafton 29942/32845
Deanshanger 30148/32845
Whittlewood 30511/32845
Old Stratford 31167/32845
Luffield Abbey (Worst) 31307/32845
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Deprivation in Stony Stratford

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 Stony Stratford. 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
Wolverton (Best) 16007/32845
Bradwell 16746/32845
Stony Stratford 18230/32845
Great Horwood 23028/32845
Newport Pagnell North & Hanslope 24364/32845
Luffield Abbey 24870/32845
Deanshanger 28442/32845
Cosgrove and Grafton 29137/32845
Whittlewood 29612/32845
Old Stratford (Worst) 30391/32845
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