Moving to Waterlooville, Hampshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Waterlooville, Hampshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Waterlooville in Hampshire? 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 Waterlooville 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 Waterlooville the land of milk and honey or are Havant, Portchester and Southwick a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Waterlooville

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 Waterlooville. 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
Stockheath 135
Durrants 126
Wecock 96
Lovedean 68
Waterlooville 66
Anmore 66
Forest of Bere 59
Red Hill 43
Mead End 25
Furzeley Corner 1

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

Ward Average rank in England
Hart Plain (Best) 12271/32845
Stakes 13817/32845
Purbrook 19637/32845
Waterloo 20466/32845
Cowplain 21081/32845
Denmead 22531/32845
Drayton and Farlington 23344/32845
Horndean Catherington 26819/32845
Barncroft 3754/32845
Warren Park (Worst) 4337/32845
Reader Opinion:

Waterlooville - this place is a sh*thole

Your Health in Waterlooville

If you are thinking of moving to Waterlooville, 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 Waterlooville 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
Portsmouth 1.15% 3.9% 12.42% 34.84% 47.69%
Havant (Waterlooville) 1.31% 4.29% 14.24% 35.86% 44.31%
Fareham 0.9% 3.13% 12.22% 35.21% 48.55%
Gosport 0.99% 3.89% 13.58% 36.21% 45.32%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Barncroft (Best) 11131/32845
Stakes 11569/32845
Hart Plain 18804/32845
Purbrook 19603/32845
Waterloo 20754/32845
Cowplain 23834/32845
Drayton and Farlington 24819/32845
Denmead 27647/32845
Horndean Catherington 28556/32845
Warren Park (Worst) 5299/32845
Reader Opinion:

Southampton - flawed pearl of the South

Deprivation in Waterlooville

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 Waterlooville. 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
Stakes (Best) 13255/32845
Hart Plain 17902/32845
Purbrook 22206/32845
Waterloo 23072/32845
Denmead 24656/32845
Cowplain 25664/32845
Drayton and Farlington 26716/32845
Horndean Catherington 30128/32845
Warren Park 3813/32845
Barncroft (Worst) 5581/32845

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