Moving to Withernsea, Yorkshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Withernsea, Yorkshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Withernsea in Yorkshire? 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 Withernsea 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 Withernsea the land of milk and honey or are Hedon, Cleethorpes and Grimsby a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Withernsea

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 Withernsea. 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
Camerton 6
Patrington 6
Keyingham Drain 4
Keyingham 4
Patrington Haven 3
Easington 1
Aldbrough 0
Ryehill 0
Waxholme 0
Holmpton 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
East Marsh (Best) 1154/32845
South East Holderness 16021/32845
Wolds 16547/32845
Freshney 19345/32845
North Holderness 20633/32845
Mid Holderness 22288/32845
South West Holderness 22928/32845
Sidney Sussex 2946/32845
Heneage 4336/32845
Longhill & Bilton Grange (Worst) 7506/32845
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Your Health in Withernsea

If you are thinking of moving to Withernsea, 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 Withernsea 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
East Riding of Yorkshire (Withernsea) 1.24% 4.15% 14.46% 34.97% 45.19%
Kingston upon Hull, City of 1.61% 5.48% 14.86% 34.93% 43.12%
East Lindsey 1.86% 6.36% 18.27% 35.29% 38.22%
North East Lincolnshire 1.35% 4.7% 14.9% 35.04% 44.01%

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

Ward Average rank in England
South East Holderness (Best) 13132/32845
Freshney 13211/32845
North Holderness 15721/32845
Wolds 19094/32845
South West Holderness 21167/32845
Mid Holderness 22783/32845
East Marsh 4080/32845
Longhill & Bilton Grange 5296/32845
Sidney Sussex 6824/32845
Heneage (Worst) 8999/32845
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Deprivation in Withernsea

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 Withernsea. 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
East Marsh (Best) 1216/32845
North Holderness 14771/32845
Freshney 16215/32845
Mid Holderness 19337/32845
South West Holderness 19384/32845
Wolds 20877/32845
Sidney Sussex 5484/32845
Longhill & Bilton Grange 5602/32845
Heneage 7322/32845
South East Holderness (Worst) 9752/32845

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  1. Withernsea – or “Wiv”, as the ******* call it.

    Withernsea – or “Wiv”, as the ******* call it.