Detroit Tourism, Michigan

Visit Detroit - Best of Detroit

The most populous city in the US state of Michigan, Detroit has played the role of a center for fields like business, finance, culture and transport. Previously, if you mention any US locals that you are planning for a trip to Detroit, there first reaction was pessimistic. The present financial condition of the city depicts Detroit as a bankrupt city. However, it is this ‘raw urban energy’ that has attracted many entrepreneurs for the startup location of their business. This perhaps be the reason for American automobile to choose Detroit, set up their automobile business and transform the city into a “motor city”. Taking a tour around Detroit will show the influence of automobile industry, right from its museums, mansions, annual events, parks to Detroit’s recently renovated institute of art. In other words, Detroit is an exciting vacation destination to spend holidays with advanced technologies and the history along with it.

People who are travelling solo to Detroit, the city offer some of the great casinos of US.

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Facts and Stats for Detroit*

  • Pollution Statistics in Detroit

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

    • Air Pollution 44.17 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 43.48 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 55.68 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 77.17 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 26 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 55.21 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 47 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 64.29 (High)
  • Detroit: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 73.78 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 70 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 77.62 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 73.14 (High)
    • Car Stealing 71.77 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 72.18 (High)
    • Attacks 69.31 (High)
    • Drug offense 77.82 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 40.04 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 21.57 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 67.28 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 61.09 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 79.64 (High)
  • Living in Detroit - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Detroit is 131.16 (High)

    • Safety Index 27.84 (Low)
    • Climate Index 66.03 (High)
    • Pollution Index 54.79 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 42.96 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 65.28 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 61.9 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 1.7 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 91.78 (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 Detroit

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.92 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 69.06 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 39.5 USD

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

Detroit Travel Guides

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Detroit Tours for you

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Detroit

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