Chaumont-gistoux Tourism

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Chaumont-Gistoux (Walloon: Tchåmont-Djistou) is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Walloon Brabant. On 1 January 2006 Chaumont-Gistoux had a total population of 10,926. The total area is 48.09 km² which gives a population density of 227 inhabitants per km². It was formed from the fusion, in 1977, of Dion-Valmont (itself a fusion in 1971 of Dion-le-Val and Dion-le-Mont), Bonlez, Corroy-le-Grand, Longueville and Chaumont-Gistoux. The administrative offices are now in the village of Gistoux. It is a semi-rural municipality with several working farms, large areas given over to fields and forests, although there is a major industry of sand extraction, now mostly in decline. Due to this history there are now several haulage and construction firms based in the municipality. Chaumont-Gistoux is on the KW-line, a defensive line erected early in the Second World War, intended to prevent invasion from Germany. A small museum houses information about the line and many exhibits from the war. Her Royal Highness Princess Claire of Belgium grew up in Chaumont-Gistoux. The Coombs family still resides there to this day, and the Princess, her husband Prince Laurent and their children are often seen in the municipality.

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A place in Belgium, Chaumont-gistoux is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. The nearest major city to Chaumont-gistoux is Antwerp. Attractions in Antwerp include Antwerp Central Station, Mas - Museum Aan De Stroom, Cathedral Of Our Lady. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Chaumont-gistoux*

  • Pollution Statistics in Chaumont-gistoux

    Know the pollution level of Chaumont-gistoux before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 31.25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 68.75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18.75 (Very Low)
  • Chaumont-gistoux: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 23.68 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 27.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 18.42 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 14.47 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 23.75 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 26.25 (Low)
    • Attacks 23.68 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 96.05 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 77.63 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 6.58 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 47.37 (Moderate)
  • Living in Chaumont-gistoux - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Chaumont-gistoux is 181.9 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 76.24 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.13 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 43.53 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 25.63 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 86.49 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 92.79 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.85 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 90.71 (Moderate)
    • 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 Chaumont-gistoux

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Chaumont-gistoux

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.52 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 46.53 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 107.53 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 97.24 USD

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