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B

DISTRICT

B76

SECTOR

B76 0

District Crime Sector Crime House Prices Jobs Nearby
TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Rural white-collar workers

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£440K
AVG
£570K
MED
£440K
MAX
£700K

Scores 89/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 75
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B

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B79

SECTOR

B79 9

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Established farming communities

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£115K
AVG
£378K
MED
£350K
MAX
£750K

Scores 82/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 35
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (309) and average salary (£25,534) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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B

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B79

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B79 0

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Rural life

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£88K
AVG
£274K
MED
£223K
MAX
£1.1M

Scores 58/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 34
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (284) and average salary (£25,550) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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WS

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WS15

SECTOR

WS15 3

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Rural white-collar workers

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£118K
AVG
£367K
MED
£330K
MAX
£2.0M

Scores 79/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 25
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (153) and average salary (£28,718) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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DE

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DE12

SECTOR

DE12 8

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Rural life

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£115K
AVG
£240K
MED
£190K
MAX
£995K

Scores 49/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 36
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (314) and average salary (£25,709) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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WS

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WS3

SECTOR

WS3 5

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Ageing rural flat tenants

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£88K
AVG
£147K
MED
£128K
MAX
£267K

Scores 24/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 58
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (748) and average salary (£27,581) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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WS

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WS12

SECTOR

WS12 0

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Industrious hardship

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£90K
AVG
£213K
MED
£165K
MAX
£575K

Scores 39/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 65
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (847) and average salary (£28,041) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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DE

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DE13

SECTOR

DE13 7

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Older workers and retirement

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£155K
AVG
£364K
MED
£340K
MAX
£865K

Scores 80/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 36
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (321) and average salary (£26,110) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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WS

DISTRICT

WS7

SECTOR

WS7 9

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Detached retirement living

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£114K
AVG
£240K
MED
£205K
MAX
£570K

Scores 53/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 41
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (454) and average salary (£27,292) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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WS

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WS11

SECTOR

WS11 7

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

White professionals

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£65K
AVG
£164K
MED
£163K
MAX
£335K

Scores 38/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 64
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (845) and average salary (£28,028) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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B

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B76

SECTOR

B76 2

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Multi-ethnic suburbia

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£60K
AVG
£254K
MED
£239K
MAX
£680K

Scores 62/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 79
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (1,831) and average salary (£30,515) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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WS

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WS7

SECTOR

WS7 0

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Industrious transitions

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£75K
AVG
£227K
MED
£179K
MAX
£785K

Scores 45/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 45
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (554) and average salary (£27,065) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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B

DISTRICT

B75

SECTOR

B75 6

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Indian tech achievers

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£10K
AVG
£355K
MED
£327K
MAX
£1.3M

Scores 79/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 76
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (1,691) and average salary (£30,772) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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WS

DISTRICT

WS13

SECTOR

WS13 8

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Rural white-collar workers

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£78K
AVG
£299K
MED
£279K
MAX
£775K

Scores 71/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 39
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (393) and average salary (£26,799) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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WS

DISTRICT

WS15

SECTOR

WS15 4

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Established farming communities

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£77K
AVG
£219K
MED
£203K
MAX
£595K

Scores 53/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 33
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (276) and average salary (£26,524) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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WS

DISTRICT

WS14

SECTOR

WS14 0

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Rural white-collar workers

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£153K
AVG
£346K
MED
£295K
MAX
£775K

Scores 74/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 48
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (599) and average salary (£26,692) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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WS

DISTRICT

WS7

SECTOR

WS7 2

District Crime Sector Crime House Prices Jobs Nearby
TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Semi-detached ageing

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£73K
AVG
£165K
MED
£160K
MAX
£295K

Scores 37/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 41
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (442) and average salary (£26,969) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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ST

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ST17

SECTOR

ST17 0

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Detached retirement living

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£77K
AVG
£253K
MED
£217K
MAX
£700K

Scores 56/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 56
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (703) and average salary (£28,160) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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WS

DISTRICT

WS12

SECTOR

WS12 3

District Crime Sector Crime House Prices Jobs Nearby
TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

White suburban communities

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£80K
AVG
£170K
MED
£160K
MAX
£378K

Scores 37/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 50
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (616) and average salary (£27,825) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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DE

DISTRICT

DE13

SECTOR

DE13 8

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TOP TYPE OF RESIDENT

Rural white-collar workers

PROPERTY PRICE RANGE
MIN
£95K
AVG
£327K
MED
£300K
MAX
£2.8M

Scores 75/100 for price in UK (* higher is more expensive)

Local Jobs Score
0 100 31
* score is based on all jobs advertised within 10 miles (244) and average salary (£25,891) as compared to other sectors across the country.
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We have combed through our database of statistics and found the top 20 areas matching your search for a nice areas and bad areas near Lichfield, Staffordshire, West Midlands. Depending upon the filters you set - the number one location displayed should be a good place to live ... or maybe not?

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We have produced many tools to help narrow down that tedious search process when looking for somewhere to live. In order to not add to the hassle everything you find here has been tailored to be as simple to use as possible.

Currently updated for all locations in England, Wales and Scotland we will be updating in due course to include Northern Ireland.

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  1. 1Begin by entering a location into the location box. If it is hidden, click the 'show location box' button.
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  3. 3Next, select a boundary to search within. This can either be a distance measured in miles or kilometers, or by travel time. The travel time setting allows you to select a mode of travel (car, bus/train, bicycle or walking) and the time taken. We will then create a boundary from the center of your chosen location to search for areas within.
  4. 4Next, click the gear icon (settings icon) in the menu bar to bring out the filtering options. You can use filtering options to reduce the areas found to only those matching your chosen preference.
  5. 5You must turn a filter on for it to be active and then can set the filter using the provided slider. You can easily reset all filters by clicking the 'reset' button at the top.
  6. 6Filters are applied in order so change the priority to apply certain filters before others. The highest switched on filter in the list will be applied first, and the results will be sorted/ordered by the lowest switched on filter. For example, your main priority may be to find relatively lower house prices, and then lowest crime rate within a boundary - so you would move the house price filter higher in the list and place the crime rate filter lower in the list. This will give you all cheaper areas for house prices and then order by lowest crime rate in that set.
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We have used public open data sets for crime, transport, education and combine it with information regarding housing, employment and the census to build our database. We cannot guarantee the accuracy of the data but try our best to clean and verify. Datasets are updated monthly, aside from the census, which was last conducted in 2011 and is repeated every ten years.

Data is currently updated for all locations in England, Wales and Scotland we will soon integrate Northern Ireland as a separate comparison cluster due to differences in data reporting between Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

Crime data is based upon actual occurences of the chosen crime type (or combined if overall crime) categorised into sectors of the UK (over 10,000).

House prices are based upon the median advertised house prices in the UK categorised into sectors.

Local jobs are based upon the total number of jobs advertised within a 10 mile catchment of an area and then classes by average salary.

Train stations are based upon national and underground train stations filtered by distance from the center of an area.

Motorway junctions are based upon main motorway network junctions filtered by distance from the center of an area.

Primary school data is based upon government performance data (England & Wales) from which we generate a score and then rank the schools against each other. The score is based upon 'Percentage of pupils reaching the expected standard in reading, writing and maths' and 'Percentage of pupils achieving a high score in reading and maths and working at greater depth in writing'.

Secondary school data is based upon government performance data (England & Wales) from which we generate a score and then rank the schools against each other. The score is based upon 'Percentage of pupils achieving grades A*-C in both English and mathematics GCSEs', 'Percentage of pupils achieving 5+ A*-C or equivalents including A*-C in both English and mathematics GCSEs', 'Percentage of pupils achieving any qualifications' and 'Average number of GCSE and equivalents entries per pupil'.

'A-Level' college data is based upon government performance data (England & Wales) from which we generate a score and then rank the colleges against each other. The score is based upon 'Percentage of A level students achieving at least three a levels at grades AAB or better, at least two of which are in facilitating subjects', 'Percentage of students at the end of 16-18 study who entered for at least one AS or A level qualification' and 'Average point score per A level entry'.

'Vocational' college data is based upon government performance data (England & Wales) from which we generate a score and then rank the colleges against each other. The score is based upon 'Percentage of tech level core aims retained', 'Number of tech level aims (total number of qualifications studied by all students)' and 'Academic value added score'.

Public Green Areas data is based upon the number of publically accessible green areas, and the quality of these areas within 3 miles of the center of an area.

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