Hornchurch Tourism

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Hornchurch is a suburban town in the London Borough of Havering, East London, England, 15.2 miles (24.5 km) east-northeast of Charing Cross. Historically an ancient parish in the county of Essex, that became the manor and liberty of Havering, Hornchurch shifted from agriculture to other industries with the growing significance of nearby Romford as a market town and centre of administration. As part of the suburban growth of London in the 20th century, Hornchurch significantly expanded and increased in population, becoming an urban district in 1926, and forming part of Greater London since 1965. It is the location of Queen's Theatre, Havering Sixth Form College and Havering College of Further and Higher Education.


Hornchurch in United Kingdom offers a unique experience to travellers. Hornchurch is located at a short trip away from London a major city in United Kingdom. Add London to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like The London Eye, British Museum, Tower Of London. Also, to reach Hornchurch, you'll have to take a flight to London; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Hornchurch.

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Facts and Stats for Hornchurch*

  • Pollution Statistics in Hornchurch

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

    • Air Pollution 63.96 (High)
    • Water Pollution 43 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 56.07 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 47.94 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.06 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 43.82 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 45.43 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 20.47 (Low)
  • Hornchurch: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 45.07 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50.59 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 48.82 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 34.55 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 39.22 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 47.18 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 47.56 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 55.77 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 71.19 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 46.59 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 47.99 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 36.21 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 54.65 (Moderate)
  • Living in Hornchurch - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Hornchurch is 126.58 (High)

    • Safety Index 52.27 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 88.44 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 59.24 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 47.71 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 89.53 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 68.37 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 21.6 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 93.79 (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 Hornchurch

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 16.68 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 44.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 94.52 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 87.47 USD

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

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