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The Ross-on-Wye locality is situated in the south of the county and shares a border with Gloucestershire to the south east and Monmouthshire to the south west. For analytical purposes, it has been divided into the two sub-localities of Ross-on-Wye town and Ross-on-Wye rural (see map below).

Map of Ross-on-Wye locality     

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Understanding Ross-on-Wye locality
There are a range of resources to help in understanding how the issues facing the locality, and the needs and priorities of its local population, may be different to those across Herefordshire as a whole. 

If you’re looking for detailed information about a particular area within the locality (e.g. wards or lower super output areas), see the search tool in Find Your Area.

You might also be interested in the website, for street-level crime data.

For information about deprivation within the locality in the aspects of (i) income; (ii) employment; (iii) education, skills & training; (iv) health & disability; (v) crime; (vi) barriers to housing and services; (vii) living environment, as well as overall multiple deprivation, download the 2015 deprivation locality profile.

We are not responsible for the content or reliability of the linked websites. References or listings should not be taken as endorsement by Herefordshire Council of any kind. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of linked pages.

Locality profile and summary

  • 2015 deprivation locality profile2015 deprivation locality profile
  • Information about deprivation within the Ross-on-Wye locality. This information comes from the Department of Communities and Local Government’s English Indices of Deprivation 2015.
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  • Ross-on-Wye locality 2011 census profileRoss-on-Wye locality 2011 census profile
  • Statistics from the 2011 census about the Ross-on-Wye locality and how it compares with the county as a whole. See the profile below for statistics not obtained from the census, including deprivation, benefits, school census, hospital admissions etc.
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Last updated: Friday, August 17, 2018