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Lier (Dutch pronunciation: [liːr]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp. The municipality comprises the city of Lier itself and the village of Koningshooikt. As of January 1, 2010 Lier had a total population of 33,930. The total area is 49.70 km² which gives a population density of 669 inhabitants per km². Lier is known for its beers, including 'Caves', its patron saint 'St. Gummarus' and the tart 'Lierse vlaaikes'. It is also home to Van Hool (in Koningshooikt), one of the largest manufacturers of buses and coaches. There are two main football clubs Lierse S.K. (Belgian Second Division) and K. Lyra T.S.V. (Belgian Promotion) are based in Lier.

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Lier in Belgium offers a unique experience to travellers. When planning a trip to Lier, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Antwerp. Attractions in Antwerp include Antwerp Central Station, Mas - Museum Aan De Stroom, Cathedral Of Our Lady. 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 Lier*

  • Pollution Statistics in Lier

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

    • Air Pollution 65.79 (High)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 49.22 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 20.31 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 43.57 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 46.88 (Moderate)
  • Lier: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 35.59 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 33.75 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 24.14 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25.88 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25.43 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 47.84 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 34.75 (Low)
    • Drug offense 52.92 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 84.58 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 54.58 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 34.32 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 23.73 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 47.41 (Moderate)
  • Living in Lier - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Lier is 156.18 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 63.2 (High)
    • Climate Index 85.42 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 59.05 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.69 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 74.93 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 75.52 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.12 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 94.3 (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 Lier

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.19 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.39 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.91 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 109.7 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 105.2 USD

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

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