Antrim Tourism, Canada

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Antrim is a rural community in the Northwestern part of the Halifax Regional Municipality in the Musquodoboit Valley on the Antrim Road off Route 212. According to the majority of residents, Antrim borders Carroll's Corner where the pavement on Antrim Road meets the gravel section. It was first settled by the Kerrs, McMichael and McMullin families who came from Antrim in Northern Ireland. The community's early name was New Antrim. Antrim is home to the 69 hectare Antrim Demonstration Woodlot, a woodlot under the management of Nova Forest Alliance. It was developed in 1998 as part of Canada's Model Forest Program. Antrim Farms Ltd. is a large dairy farming operation run by the Schuurmans family.


Home to pretty treasures, Antrim is Canada's best kept secret. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Halifax, Canada. Halifax is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Halifax Public Gardens, Halifax Citadel National Historic Site Of Canada, Maritime Museum Of The Atlantic. To explore Antrim, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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- Know before you go to Antrim

Facts and Stats for Antrim*

  • Pollution Statistics in Antrim

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

    • Air Pollution 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 35.53 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 27.78 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 35.53 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 16.25 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 21.05 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 27.63 (Low)
  • Antrim: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 32.92 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 33.33 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 44.17 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 34.91 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 26.69 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 44.49 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 37.29 (Low)
    • Drug offense 53.81 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 84.43 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 48.77 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 36.86 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 22.08 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 46.61 (Moderate)
  • Living in Antrim - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Antrim is 173.62 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 59.4 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 58.99 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 25.07 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.92 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 78.02 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 70.7 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.33 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 104.47 (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 Antrim

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.27 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.4 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 86.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 49.8 USD

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

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