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Dallas is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 18 km north of Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the City of Hume. At the 2011 Census, Dallas had a population of 6,480. Dallas was named after the Governor of Victoria Sir Dallas Brooks. The Housing Commission of Victoria built many of the houses in the Dallas area between 1961 and 1970. The Dallas Primary School was built in 1963. Dallas North Primary opened in 1965. Dallas Post Office opened on 21 February 1966, but from 1968 to 1995 was known as Broadmeadows before reverting to Dallas. Prior to the construction of the suburb the Dallas area was primarily used for agriculture. In 1924 the Melbourne and Metropolitan Board of Works built a reservoir for reticulating water for the Broadmeadows area. The ABS reported in the 2001 Census that 28% of Dallas's residents originate from Turkey. Also, many signs in Dallas are written in both English and Turkish. A large Turkish-Australian community has populated the area. A mosque (Broadmeadows Mosque) is located in Dallas, on King Street. Located on Blair Street is the Dallas Shopping Centre.

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Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Dallas, Australia. Dallas is located at a short trip away from Melbourne a major city in Australia. Take a short trip from Dallas and set some time aside to explore the Melbourne. Dotted with places like Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, Melbourne Zoo, Bourke Street And Melbourne Central; it will definitely be a good idea. Tour packages of Dallas are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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- Know before you go to Dallas

Facts and Stats for Dallas*

  • Pollution Statistics in Dallas

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

    • Air Pollution 23.32 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 30.32 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.95 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 31.64 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 24.26 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 19.64 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.79 (Very Low)
  • Dallas: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 42.27 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 38.14 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 44.87 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.93 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 34.05 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.89 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.91 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 54.51 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75.3 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45.17 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 46.44 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30.75 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 52.76 (Moderate)
  • Living in Dallas - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Dallas is 185.62 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 56.42 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 94.38 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.97 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 39.44 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 77 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 73.39 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.03 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 129.24 (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 Dallas

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.02 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 101.73 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 74.43 USD

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

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