Moving to Winchcombe, Gloucestershire? What you need to know

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Moving to Winchcombe, Gloucestershire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Winchcombe in Gloucestershire? 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 Winchcombe 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 Winchcombe the land of milk and honey or are Cheltenham, Tewkesbury and Netherton a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Winchcombe

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 Winchcombe. 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
Postlip 0
Langley 0
Alderton Fields 0
Alderton 0
Little Washbourne 0
Hailes 0
Isbourne 0
Toddington 0
Frampton Court 0
Charlton Abbots 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Oakley (Best) 15679/32845
Swindon Village 19993/32845
Winchcombe 24324/32845
Battledown 24669/32845
Prestbury 25778/32845
Cleeve St Michael's 27113/32845
Cleeve West 27448/32845
Isbourne 27875/32845
Cleeve Hill 29006/32845
Cleeve Grange (Worst) 29933/32845
Reader Opinion:

Evesham, It's the worst of the worst no doubt about it.

Your Health in Winchcombe

If you are thinking of moving to Winchcombe, 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 Winchcombe 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
Gloucester 1.1% 3.79% 13.09% 35.46% 46.56%
Cheltenham 0.85% 3.14% 11.78% 34.32% 49.91%
Tewkesbury (Winchcombe) 0.99% 3.3% 12.46% 35.61% 47.64%
West Oxfordshire 0.7% 2.81% 11.15% 33.82% 51.52%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Swindon Village (Best) 15410/32845
Cleeve Grange 23775/32845
Prestbury 25552/32845
Cleeve West 25704/32845
Battledown 26533/32845
Cleeve St Michael's 27613/32845
Winchcombe 28413/32845
Isbourne 29337/32845
Cleeve Hill 30947/32845
Oakley (Worst) 6062/32845
Reader Opinion:

Evesham - most women wouldn't think twice about nicking your husband!

Deprivation in Winchcombe

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 Winchcombe. 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
Swindon Village (Best) 18959/32845
Winchcombe 25900/32845
Cleeve St Michael's 26216/32845
Isbourne 26277/32845
Cleeve West 26745/32845
Cleeve Grange 27709/32845
Cleeve Hill 29321/32845
Prestbury 29354/32845
Battledown 30102/32845
Oakley (Worst) 6911/32845

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