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Known as the rose city because of the blooming, fragrant and beautiful thousands of rose bushes that decorate the city, this Judicial capital of South Africa and state capital of Free State is a cozy and secluded place to be at. Also famous because of the birth place of legendary author J. R.R. Tolkien- the creator of Lord of the rings, a Bloemfontein trip is a must-plan on your South African tour.

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Facts and Stats for Bloemfontein*

  • Pollution Statistics in Bloemfontein

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

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 67.86 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 60.71 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 64.29 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 53.13 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 67.86 (High)
  • Bloemfontein: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 76.47 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 72.73 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 77.21 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 88.64 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 66.18 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 64.06 (High)
    • Attacks 72.06 (High)
    • Drug offense 63.24 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 43.38 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 16.18 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 66.91 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 62.5 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 83.59 (Very High)
  • Living in Bloemfontein - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 26.63 (Low)
    • Climate Index 77.85 (High)
    • Pollution Index 63.98 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 48.41 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.37 (Very Low)
    • 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 Bloemfontein

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.48 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 103.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 52.81 USD

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

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