Hooghalen Tourism, Netherlands

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Hooghalen is a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe. It is a part of the municipality of Midden-Drenthe, and lies about 9 km south of Assen. It is located near the World War II deportation camp Westerbork. There is a museum and several memorials to those transported. In 2001, the town of Hooghalen had 688 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 0.25 km², and contained 271 residences.The statistical area "Hooghalen", which can also include the surrounding countryside, has a population of around 1340. There is 1 primary school in Hooghalen named "OBS De Bosvlinder" which is located at the Bosweg 1, 9414 BD Hooghalen.


If you are looking for travel information of Hooghalen in Netherlands, you've come to the right place. After your splendid visit to Hooghalen, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Amsterdam. Add Amsterdam to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum. Also, to reach Hooghalen, you'll have to take a flight to Amsterdam; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Popular vacation packages of Hooghalen are of 1-2 days.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

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Facts and Stats for Hooghalen*

  • Pollution Statistics in Hooghalen

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

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 21.88 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 9.38 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 11.36 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 28.13 (Low)
  • Hooghalen: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 27 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 17 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 11 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 12 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 19.57 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 22 (Low)
    • Drug offense 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 93 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 76 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 16 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 13 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 31 (Low)
  • Living in Hooghalen - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Hooghalen is 200.31 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 77.95 (High)
    • Climate Index 83.99 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 23.93 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 18.33 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 76.4 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 77.3 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.02 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 100.5 (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 Hooghalen

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.38 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.13 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 103.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 106.89 USD

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

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