Corby Tourism

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Corby is a town and borough located in the county of Northamptonshire, England. It is located 23 miles (37 km) north-east of the county town, Northampton. The borough had a population of 61,300 at the 2011 Census. Figures released in March 2010 revealed that Corby has the fastest growing population in both Northamptonshire and the whole of England. The Borough of Corby borders onto the Borough of Kettering, the District of East Northamptonshire, the District of Harborough and the unitary authority county of Rutland. The town was at one time known locally as "Little Scotland" due to the large number of Scottish migrant workers who came to Corby for its steelworks. Recently, Corby has undergone a large regeneration process with the opening of Corby railway station and Corby International Pool in 2009 and the Corby Cube building opening in 2010. This is home to Corby Borough Council and is a large 450 seat theatre.


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Facts and Stats for Corby*

  • Pollution Statistics in Corby

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

    • Air Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.33 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.67 (Very Low)
  • Corby: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 22.41 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 24.17 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 22.12 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 15.52 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 21.67 (Low)
    • Attacks 24.17 (Low)
    • Drug offense 28.33 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 80.83 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 70 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 24.17 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 19.17 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 29.17 (Low)
  • Living in Corby - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Corby is 223 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 75 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.33 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 13.79 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 38 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 44.08 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 86.11 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.07 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 152.38 (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 Corby

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.33 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.3 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 27.89 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 41.84 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 34.87 USD

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

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