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Göztepe is a neighborhood in Kadiköy district of Istanbul, Turkey. The place's name, meaning literally "watch hill" in English language, was coined after the watchman's nickname "Gözcü Baba" of the dervish lodge, which situated on a hill there. The neighborhood on the Asian part of Istanbul is bordered in the south by Sahilyolu (Coastline) and the Sea of Marmara, in the north by Merdivenköy, in the east by Erenköy and in the west by Çiftehavuzlar neighborhoods. The notable high street of the Asian part of Istanbul, the Baghdad Avenue, runs through Göztepe. The city park of Göztepe is the largest green area along Baghdad Avenue covering 10,000 m2 (2.5 acres).


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Facts and Stats for Göztepe*

  • Pollution Statistics in Göztepe

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

    • Air Pollution 63.33 (High)
    • Water Pollution 57.3 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 62.97 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 56.09 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 49.87 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 42.11 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 55.41 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 71.09 (High)
  • Göztepe: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 46.09 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 49.02 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 43.6 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 72.8 (High)
    • Car Stealing 36.34 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 48.6 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 51.21 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 44.47 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 68.37 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 38.32 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 53.52 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 36.11 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 48.28 (Moderate)
  • Living in Göztepe - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Göztepe is 114.08 (High)

    • Safety Index 49.71 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 93.02 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 69.02 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 53.93 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 37.11 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 67.47 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.62 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 51.33 (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 Göztepe

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.35 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 24.74 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 61.32 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 38.13 USD

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

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