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De Lier (Dutch pronunciation: [də ˈliːr]) is a village in the Dutch province of South Holland. It is a part of the municipality of Westland, and lies about 5 km north of Maassluis. It also lies about 6 feet (1.8 m) below sea level. The village of De Lier obtained its name from the name of an old river called De Lee. De Lier used to be a separate municipality. On 26 March 1963 it was granted their coat of arms and on 14 April 1965, it adopted their modern-day flag. On 1 January 2004, it merged with Naaldwijk, 's-Gravenzande, Monster, and Wateringen to form the municipality of Westland. The former municipality covered an area of 8.93 square kilometres. In 2001, De Lier had 9415 inhabitants. In 2003, De Lier had 11,400 inhabitants. The built-up area of the village was 2.2 km², and contained 3494 residences.The statistical area "De Lier", which can also include the peripheral parts of the village as well as the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 11,470.


Planning a vacation to De Lier in Netherlands? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. After your splendid visit to De Lier, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Rotterdam. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Rotterdam for its bountiful attractions like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum on your trip to De Lier. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Rotterdam The Hague Airport. A vacation to De Lier 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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Facts and Stats for De Lier*

  • Pollution Statistics in De Lier

    Know the pollution level of De Lier before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 45 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 35 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 30 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 15 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 45 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 20 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15 (Very Low)
  • De Lier: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 35.71 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.62 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 30.36 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 30.36 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 26.92 (Low)
    • Attacks 32.14 (Low)
    • Drug offense 30.36 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 71.43 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 66.07 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.14 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.43 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.07 (Moderate)
  • Living in De Lier - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 67.63 (High)
    • Climate Index 87.81 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 39.66 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 27 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 91.11 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.86 (Moderate)
    • 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 De Lier

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in De Lier

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.29 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.91 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 104.14 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 94.01 USD

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

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