Moving to Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire? What you need to know

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Moving to Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Tenbury Wells in Worcestershire? 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 Tenbury Wells 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 Tenbury Wells the land of milk and honey or are Hatfield, Cleobury Mortimer and Ludlow a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Tenbury Wells

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 Tenbury Wells. 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
Spurtree 5
Boraston 4
Knighton on Teme 3
Tenbury Wells 2
Kyrewood 2
Burford 1
Teme 1
Boraston Dale 1
Newnham Bridge 1
St Michaels 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Leominster East (Best) 12080/32845
Ludlow East 19241/32845
Leominster North & Rural 20083/32845
Ludlow North 20931/32845
Tenbury 24861/32845
Teme Valley 27245/32845
Ludlow South 27590/32845
Bircher 28478/32845
Lindridge 29937/32845
Clee (Worst) 30153/32845
Reader Opinion:

Hertford: fetid with the haughty stench of smug self righteousness

Your Health in Tenbury Wells

If you are thinking of moving to Tenbury Wells, 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 Tenbury Wells 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
South Staffordshire 1.27% 4.1% 13.78% 35.5% 45.34%
Wyre Forest 1.36% 4.64% 15.19% 35.19% 43.61%
Malvern Hills (Tenbury Wells) 1.36% 3.94% 14.06% 35.07% 45.57%
Worcester 1.03% 3.83% 12.78% 34.93% 47.44%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Leominster East (Best) 12370/32845
Ludlow East 16518/32845
Leominster North & Rural 17831/32845
Ludlow North 20205/32845
Tenbury 22059/32845
Bircher 23405/32845
Ludlow South 25096/32845
Clee 28175/32845
Lindridge 28857/32845
Teme Valley (Worst) 29564/32845
Reader Opinion:

Hatfield, take the average new town. Kick it about a bit & remove all the leisure amenities

Deprivation in Tenbury Wells

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 Tenbury Wells. 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
Leominster North & Rural (Best) 11875/32845
Lindridge 15351/32845
Teme Valley 15925/32845
Ludlow East 15973/32845
Ludlow North 15985/32845
Tenbury 16244/32845
Clee 16438/32845
Ludlow South 17981/32845
Bircher 18585/32845
Leominster East (Worst) 9756/32845

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