Darwen Tourism, United Kingdom

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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 20.83 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 62.5 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • 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 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.5 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 37.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 68.75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Darwen - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 55.99 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 27.3 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 70.42 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 72.22 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.85 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 112.56 (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 Darwen

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.26 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 14.24 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 81.9 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 85.46 USD

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

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