Footscray Tourism, Australia

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Footscray is a suburb (neighborhood) 5 km west of Melbourne, Australia. Its local government area is the City of Maribyrnong. At the 2011 Census, Footscray had a population of 13,203. Footscray is characterised by a very diverse, multicultural central shopping area, which reflects the successive waves of immigration experienced by Melbourne, and by Footscray in particular. Once a centre for Greek, Italian and former Yugoslavian migrants, it later became a hub for Vietnamese and East African immigrants in Melbourne, but has recently begun to undergo gentrification. Footscray is named after Foots Cray, on the River Cray in London, England.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Footscray in Australia. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Footscray like a local. After your splendid visit to Footscray, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Melbourne. Melbourne is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne, Melbourne Zoo, Bourke Street And Melbourne Central. A vacation to Footscray 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 Footscray*

  • Pollution Statistics in Footscray

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

    • Air Pollution 23.32 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 30.32 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.95 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 31.64 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 24.26 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 19.64 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.79 (Very Low)
  • Footscray: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 42.22 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 38.13 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 44.85 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 34.09 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 34.08 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.92 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.87 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 54.34 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75.3 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45.39 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 46.35 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30.94 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 52.62 (Moderate)
  • Living in Footscray - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Footscray is 185.56 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 56.45 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 94.38 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.97 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 39.44 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.59 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 73.39 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.03 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 129.2 (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 Footscray

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.95 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 100.15 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 73.62 USD

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

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