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Maitland is a city in the Lower Hunter Valley of New South Wales, Australia and the seat of Maitland City Council, situated on the Hunter River approximately 166 kilometres (103 mi) by road north of Sydney and 35 km (22 mi) north-west of Newcastle. It is on the New England Highway about 17 km (11 mi) from its start at Hexham. At the 2011 census it had approximately 67,478 inhabitants, spread over an area of 390.2 square kilometres (151 sq mi), with most of the population located in a strip along the New England Highway between the suburbs of Rutherford and Metford respectively. The city centre is located on the right bank of the Hunter River, protected from potential flooding by a levee. Surrounding areas include the cities of Cessnock and Singleton local government areas.

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Facts and Stats for Maitland*

  • Pollution Statistics in Maitland

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

    • Air Pollution 22.62 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 36.76 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 29.41 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 30.88 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 14.71 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 23.44 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 15.79 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15.63 (Very Low)
  • Maitland: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 26.14 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 28.41 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40.79 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 40.79 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 17.05 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 35.71 (Low)
    • Attacks 38.16 (Low)
    • Drug offense 62.5 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 80.43 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 48.91 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 43.42 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.42 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 54.17 (Moderate)
  • Living in Maitland - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Maitland is 206.44 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 62.78 (High)
    • Climate Index 96.66 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.05 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 28.67 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 79.67 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 85.19 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.08 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 147.91 (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 Maitland

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.31 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 49.09 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 111.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 82.04 USD

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

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