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Aberystwyth (Mouth of the Ystwyth, /ˌæbəˈrɪstwɪθ/, Welsh: [abɛrˈəstʊɨθ]) is a historic market town, administrative centre, and holiday resort within Ceredigion, West Wales, often colloquially known as Aber. It is located near the confluence of the rivers Ystwyth and Rheidol. Historically part of Cardiganshire, since the late 19th century, Aberystwyth has also been a major Welsh educational centre, with the establishment of a university college there in 1872. At the 2001 census, the town's population was 15,935; it was reduced to 13,040 at the 2011 Census. During nine months of the year, there is an influx of students—to a total number of 10,400 as of September 2012.Including the suburbs of Llanbadarn Fawr, the population is 16,420.

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Facts and Stats for Aberystwyth*

  • Aberystwyth: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Aberystwyth for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Aberystwyth.

    • Burglary and Theft 28.85 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 17.31 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 32.14 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 21.15 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 26.92 (Low)
    • Attacks 34.62 (Low)
    • Drug offense 44.23 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 79.17 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 48.08 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 34.62 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.92 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 30.77 (Low)
  • Living in Aberystwyth - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 68.04 (High)
    • Climate Index 90.01 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Aberystwyth

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Aberystwyth

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.84 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.18 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.54 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 56.56 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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