Moving to Tetbury, Gloucestershire? What you need to know

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Moving to Tetbury, Gloucestershire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Tetbury in Gloucestershire? 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 Tetbury 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 Tetbury the land of milk and honey or are Minchinhampton, Nailsworth and Malmesbury a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Tetbury

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 Tetbury. 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
Tetbury 11
Tetbury Upton 7
Brokenborough 2
Culkerton 1
Long Newnton 0
Chedglow 0
Shipton Moyne 0
Avening 0
Cherington 0
Doughton 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Nailsworth (Best) 25992/32845
Malmesbury 26737/32845
Minety 28367/32845
Thrupp 28937/32845
Tetbury East & Rural 30563/32845
Tetbury Town 30585/32845
Minchinhampton 30637/32845
Grumbolds Ash with Avening 30909/32845
Sherston 31476/32845
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Your Health in Tetbury

If you are thinking of moving to Tetbury, 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 Tetbury 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
Swindon 0.97% 3.61% 11.98% 35.18% 48.26%
Gloucester 1.1% 3.79% 13.09% 35.46% 46.56%
Stroud 0.94% 3.35% 12.8% 35.21% 47.69%
Cotswold (Tetbury) 0.8% 3.01% 12.33% 35.07% 48.78%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Minchinhampton (Best) 24068/32845
Nailsworth 24614/32845
Malmesbury 24858/32845
Tetbury Town 25557/32845
Thrupp 25702/32845
Tetbury East & Rural 28218/32845
Grumbolds Ash with Avening 28865/32845
Minety 29657/32845
Sherston 29954/32845

Deprivation in Tetbury

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 Tetbury. 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
Grumbolds Ash with Avening (Best) 20818/32845
Thrupp 23879/32845
Minchinhampton 24481/32845
Malmesbury 25019/32845
Tetbury Town 25961/32845
Tetbury East & Rural 26139/32845
Nailsworth 26399/32845
Sherston 26473/32845
Minety 26855/32845

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