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Alger is a census-designated place (CDP) in Skagit County, Washington, United States. The population was 403 at the 2010 census. It is included in the Mount Vernon–Anacortes, Washington Metropolitan Statistical Area. Alger is located along Old Highway 99 North Road. A former logging camp, Alger is now a working-class exurban community and home to the Skagit Speedway.The nearby Skagit Speedway has been operating for 50 years and attracting racers from all over the Northwest and West; Kasey Kahne raced there before becoming a NASCAR Sprint Cup driver. It is a 1/3 mile banked oval track built of silica and clay, and the faster classes of sprint cars achieve lap averages of almost 100 mph. Races are typically held on Saturday nights under floodlights, and camping is available for racers and spectators in the Speedway's grounds.

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Alger in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Seattle, United States. Take a short trip from Alger and set some time aside to explore the Seattle. Dotted with places like Sky View Observatory, Space Needle, Hiram M. Chittenden Locks; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Alger, you'll have to take a flight to Seattle; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Alger.

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Facts and Stats for Alger*

  • Pollution Statistics in Alger

    Know the pollution level of Alger before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 1.56 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 30 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 22.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 5.77 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 12.5 (Very Low)
  • Alger: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 33.33 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 14.58 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 45.45 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 22.92 (Low)
    • Drug offense 47.92 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 85.42 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 27.08 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 10.42 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 43.75 (Moderate)
  • Living in Alger - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Alger is 198.01 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 69.45 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.4 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 13.96 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 18.71 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 72.05 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 48.43 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.6 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 113.96 (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 Alger

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 66.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42.67 USD

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

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