Central Tourism, South Carolina

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Central is a town in Pickens County, South Carolina, United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 5,159. Contrary to its name, it is not near the center of South Carolina. It received its name from its geographic location, being the halfway or central point between Atlanta and Charlotte along the former Atlanta and Richmond Air-Line Railway line. The primary campus of Southern Wesleyan University is located east of the downtown area.

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Central in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. The nearest major city to Central is Pigeon Forge. Add Pigeon Forge to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Dollywood, Dixie Stampede Dinner And Show, The Old Mill Restaurant. A vacation to Central can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Central*

  • Pollution Statistics in Central

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

    • Air Pollution 2.78 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 8.33 (Very Low)
  • Central: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 39.06 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 29.69 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 20.31 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 45.31 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 60.94 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.25 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 46.88 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 29.69 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.88 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 57.14 (Moderate)
  • Living in Central - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Central is 194.97 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 60.88 (High)
    • Climate Index 88.19 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 5.65 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 22.57 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.61 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.07 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 102.81 (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 Central

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 43.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 70.45 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 39.2 USD

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

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