Moving to Thorne, Yorkshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Thorne, Yorkshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Thorne 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 Thorne 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 Thorne the land of milk and honey or are Crowle, Hatfield and Stainforth a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Thorne

Using the latest Police street crime figures for the month of August 2020 we have compiled a table of the most voilent Policing areas in and around Thorne. 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
Stainforth 38
Moorends 37
Far Bank 14
Canal Side 14
Fishlake 13
Waterside 9
Hangsman Hill 4
Brierholme Carr 4
Fosterhouses 1
Pincheon Green 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Stainforth & Barnby Dun (Best) 10448/32845
Norton & Askern 10519/32845
Edenthorpe & Kirk Sandall 12381/32845
Armthorpe 13842/32845
Goole South 15380/32845
Axholme Central 18118/32845
Snaith, Airmyn, Rawcliffe and Marshland 22146/32845
Whitley 23545/32845
Thorne & Moorends 6179/32845
Hatfield (Worst) 7946/32845
Reader Opinion:

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

Your Health in Thorne

If you are thinking of moving to Thorne, 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 Thorne 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
Doncaster (Thorne) 1.64% 5.62% 15.13% 34.05% 43.56%
East Riding of Yorkshire 1.24% 4.15% 14.46% 34.97% 45.19%
North Lincolnshire 1.24% 4.53% 14.73% 35.76% 43.74%
Selby 0.97% 3.6% 12.77% 34.3% 48.35%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Stainforth & Barnby Dun (Best) 10559/32845
Edenthorpe & Kirk Sandall 12592/32845
Goole South 14819/32845
Axholme Central 19118/32845
Snaith, Airmyn, Rawcliffe and Marshland 21913/32845
Whitley 26758/32845
Thorne & Moorends 5990/32845
Hatfield 7697/32845
Armthorpe 8206/32845
Norton & Askern (Worst) 9337/32845
Reader Opinion:

Hertford: fetid with the haughty stench of smug self righteousness

Deprivation in Thorne

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 Thorne. 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 & Askern (Best) 10681/32845
Hatfield 12254/32845
Armthorpe 14021/32845
Stainforth & Barnby Dun 14281/32845
Edenthorpe & Kirk Sandall 19961/32845
Whitley 20120/32845
Snaith, Airmyn, Rawcliffe and Marshland 20987/32845
Axholme Central 23355/32845
Thorne & Moorends 7180/32845
Goole South (Worst) 9220/32845

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