Moving to Yarm, Yorkshire? What you need to know

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Moving to Yarm, Yorkshire - What you need to know

So you are thinking of moving to Yarm 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 Yarm 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 Yarm the land of milk and honey or are Ingleby Barwick, Stokesley and Thornaby on Tees a lot better? Time to find out.

Crime in Yarm

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 Yarm. 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
Nunthorpe 17
Stokesley 8
Pinchinthorpe 4
Broughton Beck 3
Great Broughton 3
Langbaurgh 2
Great Ayton 2
Little Ayton 1
Tame Bridge 0
Kildale 0

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

Ward Average rank in England
Hemlington (Best) 10513/32845
Normanby 11683/32845
Ormesby 13834/32845
Coulby Newham 17166/32845
Marton East 17624/32845
Hutton 19948/32845
Marton West 25880/32845
Nunthorpe 26892/32845
Stokesley 27860/32845
Great Ayton (Worst) 28017/32845

Your Health in Yarm

If you are thinking of moving to Yarm, 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 Yarm 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
Middlesbrough 1.84% 5.78% 14.25% 32.72% 45.41%
Redcar and Cleveland 1.79% 6.05% 15.87% 33.91% 42.38%
Hambleton (Yarm) 0.97% 3.33% 12.6% 34.42% 48.67%
Ryedale 1.05% 3.57% 14.16% 35.7% 45.52%

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

Ward Average rank in England
Marton West (Best) 11221/32845
Marton East 13897/32845
Nunthorpe 14729/32845
Hutton 15684/32845
Stokesley 26542/32845
Great Ayton 26548/32845
Hemlington 2811/32845
Coulby Newham 6085/32845
Normanby 8133/32845
Ormesby (Worst) 9611/32845

Deprivation in Yarm

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 Yarm. 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
Coulby Newham (Best) 11250/32845
Normanby 13949/32845
Ormesby 16737/32845
Hutton 21546/32845
Marton West 21745/32845
Marton East 22821/32845
Great Ayton 23827/32845
Stokesley 24080/32845
Nunthorpe 27050/32845
Hemlington (Worst) 5356/32845

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