Moving to Wragby, Lincolnshire? What you need to know

Moving to Wragby, Lincolnshire - What you need to know
Moving to Wragby, Lincolnshire - What you need to know

So you're asking yourself the question 'is Wragby a nice place to live?'' 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 Wragby 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 Wragby truly a nice place to live, or are Horncastle, Lincoln and Market Rasen a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Wragby

Using the latest Police street crime figures for the month of February 2021 we have compiled a table of the most voilent Policing areas in and around Wragby. 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.

Policing Area Voilent Crimes
Newball 2
Stainton by Langworth 2
Young Wood 1
Bleasby Moor 1
Stainfield 1
Barlings Eau 0
Hainton 0
Lissington 0
South Willingham 0
Low Barlings 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Sudbrooke (Best) 32693/32845
Branston 32395/32845
Heighington and Washingborough 32071/32845
Roughton 31485/32845
Tetford & Donington 31341/32845
Bardney 30493/32845
Cherry Willingham 30033/32845
Horncastle 29433/32845
Wragby 27861/32845
Market Rasen (Worst) 25193/32845
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Your Health in Wragby

If you are thinking of moving to Wragby, 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 Wragby compares to its neighbouring local authorities. People were asked to rate their current health from very bad to very good;

Town Very Bad Bad
East Lindsey (Wragby) 1.86% 6.36%
North Kesteven 1.14% 3.9%
Lincoln 1.16% 4.18%
Boston 1.24% 4.73%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Heighington and Washingborough (Best) 25218/32845
Sudbrooke 20695/32845
Tetford & Donington 20037/32845
Cherry Willingham 19968/32845
Roughton 19394/32845
Branston 19010/32845
Bardney 16280/32845
Market Rasen 16229/32845
Horncastle 14540/32845
Wragby (Worst) 13640/32845
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Deprivation in Wragby

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 Wragby. 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
Heighington and Washingborough (Best) 28093/32845
Sudbrooke 27102/32845
Cherry Willingham 23181/32845
Branston 21739/32845
Market Rasen 15956/32845
Horncastle 14250/32845
Roughton 12853/32845
Bardney 12531/32845
Tetford & Donington 11583/32845
Wragby (Worst) 10533/32845

Average rent in Wragby

Every six months the Office for National statitics publishes a snapshot of rental costs. These statistics for Wragby are dated September 2021. They are split into three figures, the lower quartile, mean and upper quartile. If you recieve housing benefit or the housing benefit section of Universal Credit, the lower quartile is at the top limit of what would be affordable. The mean is the average you'd expect to pay for a rental property and the upper quartile is the average rental cost of the most expensive 25% of properties in Wragby.

Weekly Gross Pay and Hourly Pay in Wragby

If you are thinking of moving to Wragby, you'll want to know how much you can earn in a job in the town. The government publish regular statistics on gross weekly pay and pay per hour.


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