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Hérouville-Saint-Clair is a commune in the Calvados department in the Normandy region in northwestern France. It is a suburb of the city of Caen, and lies adjacent to it in a northeasterly direction, along the west side of the Canal de Caen à la Mer. Its inhabitants are called Hérouvillais. Just across the canal from Hérouville is a Renault Trucks manufacturing plant, which is situated between the canal and the Orne River. Just east of the river is the town of Colombelles. Hérouville was the commune name until 1957.


Hérouville-saint-clair in France offers a unique experience to travellers. The nearest major city to Hérouville-saint-clair is Rennes. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Rennes for its bountiful attractions like Parc Du Thabor, Parlement De Bretagne, Centre Historique De Rennes on your trip to Hérouville-saint-clair. Also, to reach Hérouville-saint-clair, you'll have to take a flight to Rennes; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 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 Hérouville-saint-clair*

  • Pollution Statistics in Hérouville-saint-clair

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    • Air Pollution 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 8.33 (Very Low)
  • Hérouville-saint-clair: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Hérouville-saint-clair for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Hérouville-saint-clair.

    • Mugging and Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 37.5 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 93.75 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Hérouville-saint-clair - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 75 (High)
    • Pollution Index 10.46 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 90.28 (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 Hérouville-saint-clair

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Hérouville-saint-clair

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.76 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.02 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 101.92 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 99.93 USD

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