Moving to Thrapston, Northamptonshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Thrapston, Northamptonshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Thrapston in Northamptonshire? 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 Thrapston 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 Thrapston the land of milk and honey or are Burton Latimer, Irthlingborough and Raunds a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Thrapston

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 Thrapston. 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
Raunds 37
Islip 2
Twywell 1
Titchmarsh 1
Polopit 1
Achurch 1
Keyston 0
Bythorn 0
Aldwincle 0
Great Addington 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Irthlingborough Waterloo (Best) 13890/32845
Raunds Windmill 18355/32845
Thrapston Market 20134/32845
Barnwell 20365/32845
Raunds Saxon 21666/32845
Woodford 22425/32845
Oundle 22657/32845
Thrapston Lakes 23137/32845
Stanwick 25279/32845
Ise Lodge (Worst) 26471/32845

Your Health in Thrapston

If you are thinking of moving to Thrapston, 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 Thrapston 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
Kettering 1.01% 3.72% 12.88% 36.34% 46.04%
Wellingborough 1.16% 3.95% 14.18% 37.03% 43.68%
East Northamptonshire (Thrapston) 0.97% 3.39% 12.85% 35.93% 46.86%
Corby 1.36% 4.4% 13.13% 35.16% 45.94%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Raunds Windmill (Best) 18391/32845
Irthlingborough Waterloo 18873/32845
Ise Lodge 19642/32845
Woodford 20815/32845
Raunds Saxon 21040/32845
Thrapston Market 22217/32845
Oundle 25156/32845
Stanwick 26950/32845
Thrapston Lakes 27336/32845
Barnwell (Worst) 28846/32845

Deprivation in Thrapston

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 Thrapston. 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
Irthlingborough Waterloo (Best) 14650/32845
Barnwell 19196/32845
Woodford 19541/32845
Raunds Windmill 20071/32845
Oundle 24090/32845
Thrapston Market 24197/32845
Raunds Saxon 24485/32845
Thrapston Lakes 25814/32845
Ise Lodge 27163/32845
Stanwick (Worst) 27903/32845

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