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Largs (Scottish Gaelic: An Leargaidh Ghallda) is a town on the Firth of Clyde in North Ayrshire, Scotland, about 33 miles (53 km) from Glasgow. The original name means "the slopes" (An Leargaidh) in Scottish Gaelic. A popular seaside resort with a pier, the town markets itself on its historic links with the Vikings and an annual festival is held each year in early September. In 1263 it was the site of the Battle of Largs between the Norwegian and the Scottish armies. The National Mòd has also been held here in the past.


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Facts and Stats for Largs*

  • Pollution Statistics in Largs

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

    • Air Pollution 28.33 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 44.32 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 47.83 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 14.58 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 40.22 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 17.31 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18.48 (Very Low)
  • Largs: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 37.38 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 41.5 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 49.02 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 23.76 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 28.47 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 49.27 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 64.08 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 43.87 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 54.37 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 31.86 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.49 (Moderate)
  • Living in Largs - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Largs is 189.01 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 55.86 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 84.88 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 30.94 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 38.14 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 73.56 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 82.9 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.99 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 129.17 (Very 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 Largs

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.24 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.97 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 83.71 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 73.59 USD

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

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