Greenisland Tourism, United Kingdom

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Greenisland is a village in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. It lies 7 miles north-east of Belfast and 3 miles south-west of Carrickfergus. The village is on the coast of Belfast Lough and is named after a tiny islet to the west, the Green Island. It is a semi-rural community located at the foot of Carn Hill , upon which stands the Knockagh Monument, a war memorial for those from County Antrim who died in the first and second world wars. The village has two distinct areas, known locally as Upper Greenisland and Lower Greenisland after the upper Station Road and lower Station Road around which two parts are respectively located. Upper Greenisland stretches from Upper Road (B90) to the railway station at the bottom of Upper Station Road, includes Greenisland Primary School and features predominantly middle-class demographics and housing. Lower Greenisland runs from the railway station, down Station Road and ends at Shore Road (part of the A2 road). It features a large, predominantly working-class housing estate built during the 1950s and 1960s and includes Greenisland Library, Greenisland Community Centre, a number of churches, a small shopping parade at Glassillan Court and Silverstream Primary School. The village in its entirety stretches from the foot of the hill to the shore of Belfast Lough.

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Find crucial information and trip planning details about Greenisland, which is a city in United Kingdom. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Belfast, United Kingdom. Belfast is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Titanic Belfast, Crumlin Road Gaol, Ulster Museum. To explore Greenisland, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Greenisland*

  • Pollution Statistics in Greenisland

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

    • Air Pollution 13.75 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 15.38 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 39.29 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 26.79 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 7.14 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 23.21 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 7.35 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 21.43 (Low)
  • Greenisland: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 43.06 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 31.13 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40.28 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 27.36 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 40.38 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 44.81 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 43.87 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 56.48 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.33 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 49.07 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 43.4 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 44.34 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 55.56 (Moderate)
  • Living in Greenisland - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Greenisland is 188.22 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 56.98 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 90.84 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 18.39 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 25 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 67.98 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 67.42 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.72 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 101.89 (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 Greenisland

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.55 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 45.9 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 93.76 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 80.9 USD

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

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