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Blackburn is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 17 kilometres (11 mi) east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Whitehorse. At the 2011 Census, Blackburn had a population of 12,796. The origin of the name Blackburn is not certain, but may have been after an early settler or James Blackburn, who designed Yan Yean Reservoir. It lies within the City of Whitehorse, in Melbourne's eastern suburbs. Blackburn is bounded in the west by Middleborough Road, in the north by Springfield Road, in the east by an irregular line along streets to the east of Blackburn Lake Sanctuary and in the south by Canterbury Road.

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Find crucial information and trip planning details about Blackburn, which is a city in Australia. Blackburn is located at a short trip away from Melbourne a major city in Australia. Attractions in Melbourne include Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, Melbourne Zoo, Bourke Street And Melbourne Central. Tour packages of Blackburn are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Blackburn*

  • Pollution Statistics in Blackburn

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

    • Air Pollution 23.28 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 31.03 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.76 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 31.1 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.23 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 23.51 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 19.43 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15.38 (Very Low)
  • Blackburn: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 40.95 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 36.79 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 43.65 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.89 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 33.01 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 39.75 (Low)
    • Attacks 41.3 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 53.66 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 76.68 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 46.15 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45.55 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30.27 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 51.44 (Moderate)
  • Living in Blackburn - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Blackburn is 183.84 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 57.45 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 94.38 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.73 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 38.79 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 86.77 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 74.94 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.31 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 123.89 (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 Blackburn

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.99 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 52.56 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 107.16 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 77.94 USD

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

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