Boulder Creek Tourism

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Boulder Creek is a census-designated place (CDP) in Santa Cruz County, California, with a population of 4,923 as of the 2010 census. Boulder Creek served as the upper terminus of the San Lorenzo Valley Logging Flume terminating in Felton, which began construction in 1874 and when formally opened in October 1875 was augmented by a new rail line to transport logs to the wharf in Santa Cruz. In the 1880s, this lumber town which was called Lorenzo took the name of the Boulder Creek post office that had been established in the 1870s.


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Facts and Stats for Boulder Creek*

  • Pollution Statistics in Boulder Creek

    Know the pollution level of Boulder Creek before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.67 (Very Low)
  • Boulder Creek: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 23.33 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 35 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 18.33 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 23.33 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 30 (Low)
    • Drug offense 60 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 86.67 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 38.33 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 60 (High)
  • Living in Boulder Creek - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 58.3 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 95.44 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 15.52 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.67 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 85.19 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.75 (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 Boulder Creek

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Boulder Creek

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 72 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 54.33 USD

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

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