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Carnwath (Gaelic: A' Chathair Nuadh; English: ford of the cairn) is a moorland village on the southern edge of the Pentland Hills of Lanarkshire, Scotland. The village lies about 30 mi (50 km) south of both Edinburgh and Glasgow. It is bounded by the North Medwyn and South Medwyn watercourses. Carnwath is a farming village set in rolling countryside, on the edge of open moorland and with views to the Pentland Hills. Its proximity to the A70 makes it popular with commuters to Edinburgh. Carnwath is a village with hanging baskets along the main street and considerable effort has gone into improving the local environment in recent years. Carnwath holds the oldest foot race in Scotland and probably Europe.

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This warm abode of Carnwath is a delightful place to visit in United Kingdom. The nearest major city to Carnwath is Edinburgh. Take a short trip from Carnwath and set some time aside to explore the Edinburgh. Dotted with places like Edinburgh Castle, Greyfriars Kirkyard, The Royal Mile; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Carnwath, you'll have to take a flight to Edinburgh; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Popular vacation packages of Carnwath are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Carnwath*

  • Pollution Statistics in Carnwath

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

    • Air Pollution 18.57 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 6.48 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 33.04 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 42.24 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.07 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 44.83 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 14.06 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15.52 (Very Low)
  • Carnwath: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 30.9 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 26.9 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 31.13 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 28.57 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25.72 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 32.77 (Low)
    • Attacks 31.37 (Low)
    • Drug offense 46.23 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 84.2 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 64.15 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 38.57 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20.52 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 45.48 (Moderate)
  • Living in Carnwath - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Carnwath is 193.94 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 67.15 (High)
    • Climate Index 84.01 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 22.82 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26.44 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 72.7 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 78.81 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.76 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 110.74 (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 Carnwath

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.41 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.91 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 83.25 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 74.6 USD

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

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