Croydon Tourism

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Croydon is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 27 km east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Maroondah. At the 2011 Census, Croydon had a population of 23,553.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Croydon in Australia. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Croydon like a local. After your splendid visit to Croydon, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Melbourne. Attractions in Melbourne include Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, Melbourne Zoo, Bourke Street And Melbourne Central. Also, to reach Croydon, you'll have to take a flight to Melbourne; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A vacation to Croydon 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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Travel to Croydon

- Know before you go to Croydon

Facts and Stats for Croydon*

  • Pollution Statistics in Croydon

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

    • Air Pollution 23.11 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 30.25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.71 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 31.01 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.39 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 23.18 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 19.09 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15.42 (Very Low)
  • Croydon: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 41.54 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.4 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 44 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.78 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 33.64 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.04 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 53.93 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 76.23 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 46.22 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 46.03 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30.16 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 51.79 (Moderate)
  • Living in Croydon - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Croydon is 182.97 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 57.15 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 94.38 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.48 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 39.42 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 83.49 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 75.27 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.41 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 121.55 (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 Croydon

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.6 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 49.59 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 106.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 77.54 USD

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

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