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Grantham (pronounced /ˈɡrænθəm/) is a market town within the South Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It bestrides the London to Edinburgh East Coast Main Line railway and the River Witham, and is bounded to the west by the A1 main north-south road. Grantham is about 26 miles (42 km) south of the city and county town of Lincoln, and about 24 miles (39 km) east of the city of Nottingham. The resident population in 2014 was estimated as 43,117, excluding the adjacent villages of Great Gonerby and Barrowby. The town is best known as the birthplace of former prime minister Margaret Thatcher, and the place where Isaac Newton went to school, at The King's School. It is close to an ancient Roman road, and was the scene of Oliver Cromwell's first advantage over Royalists during the English Civil War at Gonerby Moor. Grantham is also notable for having the first female police officers in the United Kingdom, notably Edith Smith in 1914, and producing the first running diesel engine in 1892, and the UK's first tractor in 1896.

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This warm abode of Grantham is a delightful place to visit in United Kingdom. A vacation to Grantham 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 Grantham*

  • Pollution Statistics in Grantham

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

    • Air Pollution 44.64 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 34.38 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 34.38 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 34.38 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 22.73 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Grantham: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 44.64 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 45.12 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 24.31 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 33.93 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.46 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.07 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 52.98 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 76.79 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 40 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 32.5 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 48.81 (Moderate)
  • Living in Grantham - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Grantham is 166.64 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 59.63 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 87.72 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 42.14 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 21.89 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 73.46 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 80.71 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.8 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 89.58 (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 Grantham

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.29 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.08 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 64.98 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 71.55 USD

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

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