Ashby-de-la-zouch Tourism, United Kingdom

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Ashby-de-la-Zouch (/ˌæʃbɪ dələ ˈzuːʃ/), often shortened to Ashby, is a small market town and civil parish in North West Leicestershire, England, within the National Forest. It is a sister city with Pithiviers in north-central France and lies close to the Derbyshire border. The population of the town according to the 2001 census was 12,758, which increased to 13,759 in the 2011 census. Ashby-de-la-Zouch Castle was of importance from the 15th to the 17th centuries. In the 19th century the town became a spa town and before the growth of Coalville it was the chief town in northwest Leicestershire. In the 19th century its main industries were ribbon manufacture, coal mining and brickmaking. The town was served by the Leicester to Burton upon Trent Line of the Midland Railway from 1849. The civil parish includes the hamlets of Shellbrook west of the town and Boundary to its north-west. Nearby villages include Lount, Normanton le Heath, Smisby, Packington, Donisthorpe, Oakthorpe, Moira, Measham and Coleorton. The towns of Swadlincote, Burton-upon-Trent, Melbourne and Coalville are all within 10 miles (16 km) of Ashby, with the city of Derby 11 1⁄2 miles (19 km) due north. The town is situated at the heart of The National Forest and approximately 24 miles (39 km) due south of the Peak District National Park. It lies on the A42 between Tamworth and Nottingham.

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  • Pollution Statistics in Ashby-de-la-zouch

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    • Air Pollution 27.78 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 27.78 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Ashby-de-la-zouch: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Ashby-de-la-zouch for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Ashby-de-la-zouch.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 48.44 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 45.59 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 55.88 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 57.35 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 65.28 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 69.12 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 35.29 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 55.88 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 35.29 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 64.71 (High)
  • Living in Ashby-de-la-zouch - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Ashby-de-la-zouch is 188.48 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 49.56 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 87.17 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 32.18 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 42.67 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 66.75 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 75 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.69 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 149.48 (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 Ashby-de-la-zouch

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ashby-de-la-zouch

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.26 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.89 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 76.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 87.72 USD

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