Moving to Uppingham, Rutland? What you need to know

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Moving to Uppingham, Rutland - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Uppingham in Rutland? 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 Uppingham 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 Uppingham the land of milk and honey or are Corby, Desborough and Oakham a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Uppingham

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 Uppingham. 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
Ayston 9
Gretton 9
Harringworth 2
Shotley 2
Bisbrooke 1
Belton-in-Rutland 1
Morcott 0
Caldecott 0
Wardley 0
Allexton 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Rural West (Best) 21611/32845
Fineshade 23004/32845
Nevill 26578/32845
Oakham North East 28147/32845
Uppingham 28932/32845
Lyddington 30347/32845
Ketton 30361/32845
Oakham North West 30582/32845
Braunston & Martinsthorpe 31444/32845
Oakham South (Worst) 31811/32845
Reader Opinion:

High Wycombe aka BTEC Slough

Your Health in Uppingham

If you are thinking of moving to Uppingham, 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 Uppingham 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%
East Northamptonshire 0.97% 3.39% 12.85% 35.93% 46.86%
Corby 1.36% 4.4% 13.13% 35.16% 45.94%
Rutland (Uppingham) 0.76% 2.7% 12.13% 34.03% 50.38%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Rural West (Best) 12981/32845
Oakham North West 27630/32845
Oakham North East 28031/32845
Uppingham 28218/32845
Ketton 28226/32845
Braunston & Martinsthorpe 28546/32845
Fineshade 28669/32845
Oakham South 30912/32845
Lyddington 30984/32845
Nevill (Worst) 32107/32845
Reader Opinion:

Desborough - It amazes me how much inbreeding there is

Deprivation in Uppingham

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 Uppingham. 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
Rural West (Best) 18182/32845
Fineshade 20280/32845
Braunston & Martinsthorpe 20482/32845
Lyddington 22224/32845
Nevill 23324/32845
Ketton 24609/32845
Oakham North West 26321/32845
Uppingham 27324/32845
Oakham North East 28819/32845
Oakham South (Worst) 30711/32845

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