Ballycotton Tourism

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Ballycotton (Irish: Baile Choitín) is a Seaside resort village in County Cork, Ireland, situated about 25 miles (40 km) east of Cork city. It is a well known fishing village which sits on a rocky-ledge overlooking Ballycotton Bay and has a sandy beach that stretches for about 25 kilometres (16 mi) east to Knockadoon Head. The current village is actually a re-settlement of an older village which is now entirely underwater. Ballycotton experiences severe coastal erosion with metres of land crumbling into the sea every few years. It is a site of international research interest on coastal erosion.


Find crucial information and trip planning details about Ballycotton, which is a city in Ireland. When planning a trip to Ballycotton, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Waterford. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Waterford for its bountiful attractions like House Of Waterford Crystal, Waterford Treasures - Three Museums In The Viking Triangle, Bishops Palace Cafe on your trip to Ballycotton. A holiday in Ballycotton can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Ballycotton*

  • Pollution Statistics in Ballycotton

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

    • Air Pollution 7.29 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 20 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.75 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 22.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 4.55 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 35 (Low)
  • Ballycotton: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 26.47 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 22.79 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25.38 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 19.85 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 26.14 (Low)
    • Attacks 26.49 (Low)
    • Drug offense 45.22 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 88.24 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 63.43 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.58 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 13.6 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 36.94 (Low)
  • Living in Ballycotton - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Ballycotton is 193.27 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 70.81 (High)
    • Climate Index 90.41 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 16.13 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.39 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 81.91 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 61.93 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.15 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 110.61 (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 Ballycotton

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.29 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.72 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 94.58 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 86.37 USD

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

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