Batley Tourism

Visit Batley - Best of Batley

Batley is a town in the Metropolitan Borough of Kirklees, West Yorkshire, England. It lies 7 miles (11 km) south-east of Bradford, 7 miles (11 km) south-west of Leeds and 1 mile (2 km) north of Dewsbury, near the M62 motorway. Historically in the West Riding of Yorkshire, in 2011 its two wards (Batley East and Batley West) had a combined population of 38,573. Other nearby towns include: Morley to the north-east, Ossett to the south-east and Brighouse west-south-west. Batley is part of a special EU transformation zone.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Batley, United Kingdom. Explore Batley travel guide before you plan your trip here. After your splendid visit to Batley, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Manchester. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Manchester for its bountiful attractions like Museum Of Science And Industry, The Lowry, The Village on your trip to Batley. A vacation to Batley can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Batley*

  • Pollution Statistics in Batley

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

    • Air Pollution 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 17.31 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 41.07 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 40.28 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 31.67 (Low)
  • Batley: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 45.56 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 35.23 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 36.36 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 23.26 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 31.25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 48.89 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 36.67 (Low)
    • Drug offense 51.67 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 80 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.41 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 42.78 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.14 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 48.33 (Moderate)
  • Living in Batley - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Batley is 178.78 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 60.1 (High)
    • Climate Index 84.82 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 44.57 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.25 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 74.91 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 80.85 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.04 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 118.69 (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 Batley

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.8 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 45.36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 81.33 USD

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

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