Darwen Tourism

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Darwen is a market town and civil parish located in Lancashire, England. Along with its northerly neighbour, Blackburn, it forms the Borough of Blackburn with Darwen — a unitary authority area. It is known locally as "Darren" and its residents are known as "Darreners".The main road through Darwen is the A666 towards Blackburn to the north and Bolton to the south, and ultimately at the Pendlebury boundary with Irlams o' th' Height where it joins the A6, about 4 miles (6 km) north-west of Manchester. Darwen's population decreased to 28,046 in 2011 and is made up of five wards. The town stands on the River Darwen, which flows from south to north and is visible only in the outskirts of the town, as within the town centre it runs underground.

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This warm abode of Darwen is a delightful place to visit in United Kingdom. After your splendid visit to Darwen, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Manchester. Manchester, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Museum Of Science And Industry, The Lowry, The Village. A holiday in Darwen can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Darwen*

  • Pollution Statistics in Darwen

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

    • Air Pollution 45.69 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 43.48 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 54.35 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 66.67 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 61.46 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 48.86 (Moderate)
  • Darwen: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 60.29 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 58.14 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 51.45 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 28.92 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 47.97 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 60 (High)
    • Attacks 60.17 (High)
    • Drug offense 71.22 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 72.38 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 32.27 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 62.5 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 32.27 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 66.28 (High)
  • Living in Darwen - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Darwen is 150.43 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 44.11 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 87.28 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 54.07 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 40.49 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.84 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 77.42 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.12 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 98.78 (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 Darwen

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.2 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.52 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 77.93 USD

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

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