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(This article is about the town of Chessington. For the nearby attraction, see Chessington World of Adventures.) Chessington is an area in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames within Greater London. It is the largest salient of Greater London into the neighbouring county of Surrey. As of the 2011 census it had a population of 18,973. The Bonesgate Stream, a tributary of the Hogsmill River runs through it. The popular theme park resort Chessington World of Adventures, which incorporates Chessington Zoo, is located in the south-west of the area. Neighbouring settlements include Tolworth, Ewell, Surbiton, Claygate, Epsom, Oxshott, Leatherhead, Esher, Kingston upon Thames and Worcester Park.

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Facts and Stats for Chessington*

  • Chessington: Crime and Safety

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

    • 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 Chessington - 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 Chessington

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.91 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.21 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 67.62 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 81.76 USD

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

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