Blackrod Tourism

(This article is about the settlement and civil parish. For the parliamentary position, see Black Rod.) Blackrod is a settlement and civil parish of the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton, in Greater Manchester, England. It is 3.9 miles (6.3 km) north-northeast of Wigan and 6.6 miles (10.6 km) west of Bolton. According to the United Kingdom Census 2001, Blackrod had a population of 5,300, but reduced to 5,001 at the United Kingdom Census 2011. Historically a part of Lancashire, Blackrod was once a centre for coal mining

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Blackrod in United Kingdom. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Blackrod like a local. The nearest major city to Blackrod is Manchester. Add Manchester to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Museum Of Science And Industry, The Lowry, The Village. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Blackrod.

  • Know the pollution level of Blackrod before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 20.83 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 62.5 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • How safe is Blackrod for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Blackrod.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 37.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 40 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 70.83 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 66.67 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 37.5 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 62.5 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 54.17 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Blackrod is 178.23 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 47.65 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 90.87 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.3 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 33 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 69.88 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 71.76 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.09 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 102.97 (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.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Blackrod

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.94 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.71 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 78.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 67.15 USD

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