Grangemouth Tourism, United Kingdom

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Grangemouth is a town in east Stirlingshire and is part of the Falkirk council area, Scotland. The town lies in the Forth Valley, on the banks of the Firth of Forth, 3 miles (4.8 km) east of Falkirk, 5 miles (8.0 km) west of Bo'ness and 13 miles (20.9 km) south-east of Stirling. Grangemouth had a resident population of 17,906 according to the 2001 Census. Preliminary figures from the 2011 census reported the number as 17,373. Grangemouth's original growth as a town relied mainly on its geographical location. Originally a bustling port, trade flowed through the town with the construction of the Forth and Clyde Canal in the 18th century. Nowadays, the economy of Grangemouth is focused primarily on the large petrochemical industry of the area which includes the oil refinery, owned by Ineos, one of the largest of its kind in Europe. The town is twinned with La Porte, Indiana. Residents of the town are known as Portonians.

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Grangemouth in United Kingdom offers a unique experience to travellers. When planning a trip to Grangemouth, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Edinburgh. Add Edinburgh to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Edinburgh Castle, Greyfriars Kirkyard, The Royal Mile. Also, to reach Grangemouth, you'll have to take a flight to Edinburgh; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A vacation to Grangemouth 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 Grangemouth*

  • Pollution Statistics in Grangemouth

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

    • Air Pollution 17.97 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 7.29 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 33 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 43.27 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 46.15 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.93 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.35 (Very Low)
  • Grangemouth: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 31.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 26.77 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 31 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 28.28 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25.77 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 32.47 (Low)
    • Attacks 31.75 (Low)
    • Drug offense 45.75 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 64.25 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 39.39 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20.75 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 45.45 (Moderate)
  • Living in Grangemouth - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Grangemouth is 193.29 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 67.04 (High)
    • Climate Index 84.01 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 22.76 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 25.35 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.01 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 77.99 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.09 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 110.53 (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 Grangemouth

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.41 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.88 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.03 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 81.63 USD

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

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