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Maipú is a commune of Chile located in Santiago Province, Santiago Metropolitan Region, integrated into the Greater Santiago conurbation. It was founded on February 16, 1821 and it is the place of the Battle of Maipú (April 5, 1818), where Chile's independence was consolidated. Inhabitants are mostly part of a young middle class. According to the 2002 census, Maipú was the second largest commune in Chile, behind Puente Alto. However, the National Statistics Institute estimates that as of 2006, Maipú has surpassed the latter in population.


Looking for travel information about Maipú? Explore the best travel advice on Maipú, Chile. The nearest major city to Maipú is Santiago. Santiago is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Santa Lucia Hill, Barrio Bellavista, Costanera Center. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport. To explore Maipú, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Maipú*

  • Pollution Statistics in Maipú

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

    • Air Pollution 83.72 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 53.4 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 45.68 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 27.78 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 40 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 56.55 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 49.05 (Moderate)
  • Maipú: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 51.79 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 57.86 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 54.11 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50.19 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 54.53 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 64.63 (High)
    • Attacks 37.41 (Low)
    • Drug offense 49.64 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 71.88 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 39.96 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 34.46 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.07 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 61.25 (High)
  • Living in Maipú - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Maipú is 116.97 (High)

    • Safety Index 49.38 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 90.21 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 70.63 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.07 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 56.62 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 64.58 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.15 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 54.53 (Low)
    • 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 Maipú

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.16 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.39 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.58 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.55 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 59.65 USD

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

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