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Great Yarmouth, often known to locals as Yarmouth, is a coastal town in Norfolk, England. It is located at the mouth of the River Yare, 20 miles (30 km) east of Norwich. The town has been a seaside resort since 1760, and is the gateway from the Norfolk Broads to the North Sea. For hundreds of years it was a major fishing port, depending mainly on the herring fishery, but its fishing industry suffered a steep decline in the second half of the 20th century, and has now all but disappeared. The discovery of oil in the North Sea in the 1960s led to a flourishing oil rig supply industry, and today it services offshore natural gas rigs. More recently, the development of renewable energy sources, especially offshore wind power, has created further opportunities for support services. A wind farm of 30 generators is within sight of the town on the Scroby Sands. The town has a beach and two piers.

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If you are looking for travel information of Great Yarmouth in United Kingdom, you've come to the right place. A gripping city on its own right, Canterbury also deserves a visit. Canterbury, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Canterbury Cathedral, Howletts Wild Animal Park, Marlowe Theatre. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Great Yarmouth*

  • Pollution Statistics in Great Yarmouth

    Know the pollution level of Great Yarmouth before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 20.83 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 28.57 (Low)
  • Great Yarmouth: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 16.3 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 16.3 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 14.13 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 9.78 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 14.13 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 20.45 (Low)
    • Attacks 18.48 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 32.61 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 92.39 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 71.74 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 35 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Great Yarmouth - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Great Yarmouth is 165.04 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 78.74 (High)
    • Climate Index 89.37 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 18.64 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 43 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 73.95 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 81.14 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 16.4 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 71.35 (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 Great Yarmouth

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Great Yarmouth

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.2 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.05 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.83 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.3 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 82.66 USD

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

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