Carshalton Tourism, United Kingdom

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Carshalton (/kɑːˈʃɔːltən/) is a suburb of London in the London Borough of Sutton, England. Part of Surrey until 1965, it is located 9.9 miles (16.1 km) south-southwest of Charing Cross, situated in the valley of the River Wandle, one of the sources of which is Carshalton Ponds in the centre of the village. Carshalton is centred 1.2 miles (1.9 km) east of the town centre of Sutton. Carshalton consists of a number of neighbourhoods. The main focal point, Carshalton Village, is visually scenic and picturesque. At its centre it has two adjoining ponds, which are overlooked by the Grade II listed All Saints Church on the south side and the Victorian Grove Park on the north side. The Grade II listed Honeywood Museum sits on the west side, a few yards from the water. There are a number of other listed buildings, as well as three conservation areas, including one in the village. In addition to Honeywood Museum, there are several other cultural features in Carshalton, including the Charles Cryer Theatre and an art gallery in Oaks Park. It is also home to the Sutton Ecology Centre, and every year an environmental fair is held in Carshalton Park to the south of the village. Carshalton is part of the Carshalton and Wallington parliamentary constituency formed in 1983. Tom Brake (Liberal Democrat) has been its MP since 1997. The combined population of the five wards comprising Carshalton was 45,525 at the 2001 census. A majority of the population of Carshalton is in the ABC1 social group. In the 2011 Census the wards had been merged into 3 with a total population of 29,917.

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Facts and Stats for Carshalton*

  • Carshalton: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 40 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 40 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 40 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 40 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 45 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 60 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 55 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 45 (Moderate)
  • Living in Carshalton - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 57.81 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 88.3 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 36.11 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.26 (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 Carshalton

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.04 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.78 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 56.8 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.54 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 75.73 USD

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

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