Moving to Tunstall, Staffordshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Tunstall, Staffordshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Tunstall in Staffordshire? 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 Tunstall 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 Tunstall the land of milk and honey or are Market Drayton, Eccleshall and Stone a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Tunstall

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 Tunstall. 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
Bishop’s Offley 0
Offleyrock 0
Offleymarsh 0
Littleworth 0
Croxton 0
Knightley 0
Croxtonbank 0
Highlanes 0
Brockton 0
Cat’s Hill Cross 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Shifnal North (Best) 17161/32845
Market Drayton West 18535/32845
Newport South & East 20681/32845
Newport North & West 22981/32845
Gnosall & Woodseaves 23417/32845
Loggerheads 24518/32845
Church Aston & Lilleshall 25600/32845
Eccleshall 26084/32845
Cheswardine 26513/32845
Seighford & Church Eaton (Worst) 27734/32845
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Your Health in Tunstall

If you are thinking of moving to Tunstall, 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 Tunstall 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
Stoke-on-Trent 1.87% 6.17% 15.33% 34.66% 41.97%
Shropshire 1.13% 3.91% 13.55% 34.92% 46.49%
Telford and Wrekin 1.42% 4.81% 13.57% 34.32% 45.87%
Stafford (Tunstall) 1.14% 3.91% 13.23% 35.59% 46.13%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Market Drayton West (Best) 14651/32845
Newport North & West 15491/32845
Newport South & East 15965/32845
Shifnal North 18108/32845
Loggerheads 20213/32845
Cheswardine 21424/32845
Church Aston & Lilleshall 21832/32845
Eccleshall 22337/32845
Gnosall & Woodseaves 25082/32845
Seighford & Church Eaton (Worst) 25158/32845
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Deprivation in Tunstall

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 Tunstall. 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
Market Drayton West (Best) 15426/32845
Cheswardine 16289/32845
Shifnal North 17482/32845
Eccleshall 21504/32845
Loggerheads 22070/32845
Newport South & East 22737/32845
Newport North & West 23482/32845
Seighford & Church Eaton 23805/32845
Gnosall & Woodseaves 23916/32845
Church Aston & Lilleshall (Worst) 24688/32845

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