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(For other uses, see Halesworth (disambiguation).) Halesworth is a small market town and electoral ward, (population of around 6,000) in the northeastern corner of Suffolk, England. The population was measured at 4,726 in the 2011 Census. It is located 15 miles (24 km) south west of Lowestoft, and stands on a small tributary of the River Blyth, 9 miles (14 km) upstream from Southwold. The town is served by Halesworth railway station on the Ipswich–Lowestoft East Suffolk Line. Halesworth is twinned with both Bouchain in France and Eitorf in Germany. A Roman settlement, Halesworth has a medieval church; St Mary's with Victorian additions and a variety of houses, from early timber-framed buildings to the remnants of Victorian prosperity. Former almshouses used to house the Halesworth & District Museum (open from May to September) but this has now been moved to Halesworth railway station. The Town Trail walk provides opportunity to discover the history of Halesworth. Halesworth is primarily centred on a pedestrianised, shopping street known as the Thoroughfare. "Thoroughfare" is an East Anglian term for the main street of a town – what would be commonly known elsewhere in the UK as the "high street". Each year the Thoroughfare hosts a popular food, drink and craft fair, termed the "Thoroughfair", to raise money for good causes. Halesworth is the home to the New Cut Arts Centre, which hosts the acclaimed annual Halesworth Arts Festival. Halesworth has the largest Millennium Green in the UK with around 44 acres (18 ha) of grazing marsh providing a haven for wildlife close to the town centre. The rivers in this area are home to herons, kingfishers and otters. Nearby villages include Cratfield, Wissett, Chediston, Walpole, Blyford, Linstead Parva, Wenhaston, Thorington, Spexhall and Bramfield.The village of Holton is 1-mile (1.6 km) away with a large open space for walking called Holton Pits.

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Facts and Stats for Halesworth*

  • Pollution Statistics in Halesworth

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

    • Air Pollution 16.07 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 22.22 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 38.89 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 4.17 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 33.33 (Low)
  • Halesworth: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 18.27 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 18.27 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 17.31 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 13.46 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 16.35 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 22 (Low)
    • Attacks 20.19 (Low)
    • Drug offense 35.58 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 92.31 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 69.23 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 35.87 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 27.88 (Low)
  • Living in Halesworth - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Halesworth is 178.82 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 76.84 (High)
    • Climate Index 88.7 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 23.28 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 36.5 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 65.37 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 77.59 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 16.66 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 91.91 (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 Halesworth

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.25 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.76 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 71.91 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 81.68 USD

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

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