Będzin Tourism, Poland

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Będzin [ˈbɛnd͡ʑin] (also Bendzin; German: Bendzin, Yiddish: בענדין‎ Bendin) is a city in Zagłębie Dąbrowskie, southern Poland. It lies in the Silesian Highlands, on the Czarna Przemsza river (a tributary of the Vistula). Even though part of Silesian Voivodeship, Będzin belongs to historic Lesser Poland, and it is one of the oldest towns of this province. Będzin is regarded as the capital of Zagłębie Dąbrowskie. It has been situated in the Silesian Voivodeship since its formation in 1999. Before 1999, it was located in Katowice Voivodeship (1975 - 1999). Będzin is one of the cities of the 2.7 million person conurbation - Katowice urban area and within a greater Silesian metropolitan area populated by about 5,294,000 people. The population of the city itself is 58,639 (2008). Będzin is located 12 km (7 mi) from Katowice and 4 km (2 mi) from the center of Sosnowiec. Together with Sosnowiec, Dąbrowa Górnicza, Czeladź, Wojkowice, Sławków and Siewierz it makes Zagłębie Dąbrowskie, a highly industrialized and densely populated part of western Lesser Poland. Będzin borders the cities of Sosnowiec, Dąbrowa Górnicza, Czeladź, Siemianowice Śląskie, and Wojkowice, as well as the village of Psary. Highest point of the town is St. Dorthy Mountain (382 meters above sea level), and the area of Będzin is 37.08 square kilometres (14.32 sq mi).

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Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Będzin, Poland. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Krakow, Poland. Attractions in Krakow include Main Market Square, Wawel Royal Castle, St Marys Basilica. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Będzin*

  • Pollution Statistics in Będzin

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

    • Air Pollution 57.5 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 34.62 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 41.07 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 30.36 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 33.93 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 44.12 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 21.43 (Low)
  • Będzin: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 26.14 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 28.41 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 48.86 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 31.82 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 47.73 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 79.55 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 52.27 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 47.73 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 39.77 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 54.55 (Moderate)
  • Living in Będzin - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Będzin is 141.89 (High)

    • Safety Index 59.78 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 72.86 (High)
    • Pollution Index 52.04 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 29.17 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 42.66 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 40.97 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.59 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 78.65 (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 Będzin

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.43 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 40.54 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 76.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 81.79 USD

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

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