Lepelstraat Tourism

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Lepelstraat [ˈleːpəɫstraːt] is a small Dutch community six kilometres north of the city of Bergen op Zoom, and part of the municipality with that name.It has 2,342 inhabitants and 30 percent of the municipality consists of farmland. Its earliest records of history date back to 1298 where in a manuscript of landrights it was mentioned as "Den Leepel Straet." Lepelstraat has always been important in its region's religious history. In 1612 a little church was created in the attic of a farmhouse that was kept from the knowledge of authorities because Roman Catholicism was forbidden at that time. Even though this situation changed later in the 17th century, it existed until 1875 when Lepelstraat got its first real church, with a tower having a height of 68 metres. This tower was blown up near the end of World War II by retreating German troops and has never been rebuilt. During the Netherlands' "Great Flood" in 1953 most of the land around Lepelstraat became flooded, costing almost two thousand lives. The water did not reach Lepelstraat itself, making it a safe haven for the unlucky people who lost their homes, friends, and families.


Find crucial information and trip planning details about Lepelstraat, which is a city in Netherlands. When planning a trip to Lepelstraat, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Rotterdam. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Rotterdam for its bountiful attractions like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum on your trip to Lepelstraat. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Rotterdam The Hague Airport. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Lepelstraat*

  • Pollution Statistics in Lepelstraat

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

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 15 (Very Low)
  • Lepelstraat: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 2.78 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 11.11 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 27.78 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 77.78 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 2.78 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 36.11 (Low)
  • Living in Lepelstraat - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 83.98 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 21.03 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.5 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 95.48 (High)
    • Health Care Index 86.44 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.88 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 78.08 (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 Lepelstraat

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.31 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.92 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.57 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 119.37 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 91.57 USD

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