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Diego Martin is an urban commercial center and capital city of the Diego Martin Region in Trinidad and Tobago. Its location in the region is just on the south eastern border of Diego Martin Region, West of the capital city of Port of Spain and east of the town of Carenage. The Diego Martin Town in the Northern Range was once filled with a number of small valleys but is now a densely populated area. It was named after a Spanish explorer Don Diego Martín. The area was settled by French planters and their slaves in the 1780s. It consists of a cluster of communities including Congo Village, Diamond Vale, Green Hill, Patna Village, Petit Valley, Blue Range, La Puerta Avenue, Four Roads, Rich Plain, River Estate, Blue Basin, Water Wheel, West Moorings, Bagatelle and Sierra Leone. Petit Valley extends from the Four Roads area all the way through the hills of the Northern Range crossing over into Maraval.The Maple Leaf (Canadian) International School is located in Petit Valley. Petit Valley is the birthplace of West Indian cricketer Learie Nicholas Constantine. "Patna" reflects the settlement of Indo-Trinidadian indentured labourers, while "Congo" and "Sierra Leone" refer to free African indentured labourers. Places to visit include the historical Waterwheel and the Blue Basin waterfalls, especially the magnificent Blue Basin waterfall. The town area is administered by the Diego Martin Regional Corporation and is the birth home of Empress Shebah 'Ra III and the home town of Miss Universe 1998, Wendy Fitzwilliam.

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Facts and Stats for Diego Martin*

  • Pollution Statistics in Diego Martin

    Know the pollution level of Diego Martin before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 64.71 (High)
    • Water Pollution 70.59 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 73.53 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 58.82 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 72.06 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 70.59 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 54.41 (Moderate)
  • Diego Martin: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 74.44 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 82.95 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 90 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 95 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 71.11 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 74.44 (High)
    • Attacks 68.75 (High)
    • Drug offense 81.67 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 7.78 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 62.78 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 37.22 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 80.56 (Very High)
  • Living in Diego Martin - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Diego Martin is 80.3 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 21.96 (Low)
    • Climate Index 67.02 (High)
    • Pollution Index 77.79 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 51.71 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 58.01 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 43.77 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.31 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 53.25 (Low)
    • 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 Diego Martin

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Diego Martin

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.16 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.43 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 44.79 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 90.96 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 60.1 USD

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

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