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Kennedy Town (Chinese: 堅尼地城; jyutping: gin1 nei4 dei6 seng4) is at the western end of Sai Wan on Hong Kong Island in Hong Kong. It was named after Arthur Edward Kennedy, the 7th Governor of Hong Kong from 1872 to 1877. Administratively, it is part of Central and Western District. Due to its distance from major commercial cores and lack of subway access prior to 2014, town development was less vigorous than in other parts of urban Hong Kong; this was expected to change when the MTR was extended to the area.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Kennedy Town, Hong Kong. Explore Kennedy Town travel guide before you plan your trip here. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Hong Kong is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Victoria Peak, Hong Kong Disneyland, Star Ferry. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Macau International Airport. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Kennedy Town*

  • Pollution Statistics in Kennedy Town

    Know the pollution level of Kennedy Town before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 69.03 (High)
    • Water Pollution 51.64 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 65.2 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 44.24 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 36.09 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 46.17 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 58.6 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 47.65 (Moderate)
  • Kennedy Town: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 17.41 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 17.75 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 18.01 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 36.19 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 13.81 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 15.92 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 18.28 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 26.43 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 88.7 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 79.09 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 24.28 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15.59 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 23.82 (Low)
  • Living in Kennedy Town - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Kennedy Town is 105.51 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 78.63 (High)
    • Climate Index 83.64 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 67.53 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 40.65 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 74.9 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 67.06 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 45.72 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 75.11 (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 Kennedy Town

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Kennedy Town

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.07 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.74 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.12 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 83.63 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 75.48 USD

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

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