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Aspatria /ˌəsˈpeɪtriə/ is a civil parish in the non-metropolitan district of Allerdale, and is currently embraced in the Parliamentary constituency of Workington. Historically within Cumberland the town rests on the north side of the Ellen Valley, overlooking a panoramic view of the countryside, with Skiddaw to the South and the Solway Firth to the North. Its developments are aligned approximately east-west along the A596 Carlisle to Workington road and these extend to approximately 2 miles (3 km) in length. It lies about 8 miles (12 km) northeast of Maryport, a similar distance to the Southwest of Wigton, about 9 miles (14 km) north of Cockermouth and 5 miles (8 km) from the coast and Allonby. It comprises the townships of Aspatria and Brayton, Hayton and Mealo, and Oughterside and Allerby, the united area being 8,345 acres (3,377 ha); while the township takes up an area of 1,600 acres (647 ha). In earlier days a Roman road leading from "Old Carlisle" to Ellenborough passed through the hamlet. The population has greatly increased since the mid nineteenth century. In 1801, the village comprised 98 dwellings with a population of 321. By 1851, there were 236 family entities, comprising 1,123 residents; by 1871, the numbers had increased to 1,778; and twenty years later stood at 2,714. By the start of the 20th century, the population had risen to 2,885; twenty years later it peaked at 3,521. Although the population slumped in the 1930s to 3,189, it recovered to 3,500, in 1951; and by 1981, the population appeared stable at 2,745. It is served by Aspatria railway station. Aspatria is located on the fringe of the English Lake District. The parish church of St Kentigern was completed in 1848. Fragments of masonry and crosses from earlier structures on the same site are preserved there.


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Facts and Stats for Aspatria*

  • Pollution Statistics in Aspatria

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

    • Air Pollution 5 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Aspatria: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 5 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 10 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 5 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 10 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 15 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 20 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 20 (Low)
  • Living in Aspatria - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 79.06 (High)
    • Climate Index 91.21 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 11.03 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 35 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 89.41 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 72.22 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 73.38 (Moderate)
    • 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 Aspatria

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.25 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.85 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.69 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.74 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 74.21 USD

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