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Haifa District (Hebrew: מחוז חיפה‎‎, Mehoz Ḥeifa; Arabic: منطقة حيفا‎‎) is an administrative district surrounding the city of Haifa, Israel. The district is one of seven administrative districts of Israel, and its capital is Haifa. The district land area is 864 km2 (299.3 mi2). According to the Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics data for 2011: [1]Total population: 926,700 (2011)Ethnic :Arabs: 233,000 (25.1%)Jews: 642,700 (69.4%)Others: 51,000 (5.5%)Religious :Jews: 642,700 (69.4%)Muslims: 192,300 (20.8%)Druze: 24,300 (2.6%)Christians: 22,900 (2.5%)Not classified: 44,400 (4.8%)


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Haifa in Israel is an ideal destination for a vacation! The nearest major city to Haifa is Jerusalem. Jerusalem, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Old City, Western Wall, Yad Vashem. To reach Haifa, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Atarot Airport. A vacation to Haifa can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

Haifa is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

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Facts and Stats for Haifa*

  • Pollution Statistics in Haifa

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

    • Air Pollution 80.95 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 51.79 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 55 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 60.94 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 43.33 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 53.33 (Moderate)
  • Haifa: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 44.05 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 30.81 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 32.56 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 53.98 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 39.29 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 49.39 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 36.31 (Low)
    • Drug offense 45.93 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 72.62 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 61.31 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 42.44 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 37.79 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 46.95 (Moderate)
  • Living in Haifa - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Haifa is 145.93 (High)

    • Safety Index 59.3 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 93.57 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 75.94 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 29.76 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 73.06 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 75.05 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.93 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 94.54 (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 Haifa

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.83 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 57.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 111.22 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 90.8 USD

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

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