The Town ward dataset includes the ward map; demographic profile; Public Health England local health report; Index of Multiple Deprivation (IMD) factsheet; Public health data; elections data and maps; anti-poverty data; and other ward data.

Town ward covers a mixed and contrasting area. It includes the retail, commercial and business centre of Halifax, Dean Clough Business Park and the neighbourhood of Boothtown to the north, the mainly residential area of Siddal to the south, the steep escarpment of Beacon Hill to the east and the smaller hilltop communities of Southowram and Bank Top. It also includes Halifax's sporting and historic attractions, including The Shay and the Piece Hall, as well as the town's bus and railway stations.

For schools data at ward level, see Schools data by ward.

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Town ward map (714.33 kB)

Map of Town ward, reproduced by permission of Ordnance Survey. (updated: one off)

Calderdale Indices of Deprivation 2019 Town ward factsheet (687.91 kB)

English Indices of Deprivation 2019 factsheet for the Town ward. Information for the whole of the Calderdale district can be found at Calderdale IMD 2019 results ( and on the Calderdale IoD 2019 dashboards (

Calderdale IMD 2015 Town Ward Factsheet (398.70 kB)

Index of Multiple Deprivation (IMD) 2015 factsheet for the Town ward. Information for the whole Calderdale district can be found at Calderdale IMD 2015 results at LSOA, Neighbourhood and Ward (updated: one off):