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Mammoth Cave National Park is a U.S. national park in central Kentucky, encompassing portions of Mammoth Cave, the longest cave system known in the world. The official name of the system is the Mammoth-Flint Ridge Cave System for the ridge under which the cave has formed. The park was established as a national park on July 1, 1941. It became a World Heritage Site on October 27, 1981, and an international Biosphere Reserve on September 26, 1990. The park's 52,830 acres (21,380 ha) are located primarily in Edmonson County, Kentucky, with small areas extending eastward into Hart County and Barren County. It is centered on the Green River, with a tributary, the Nolin River, feeding into the Green just inside the park. With 405 miles (652 km) of surveyed passageways Mammoth Cave is by far the world's longest known cave system, being over twice as long as the second-longest cave system, Mexico's Sac Actun underwater cave.

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  • Pollution Statistics in Mammoth Cave National Park

    Know the pollution level of Mammoth Cave National Park before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Mammoth Cave National Park: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Mammoth Cave National Park for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Mammoth Cave National Park.

    • Burglary and Theft 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 21.43 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 35.71 (Low)
    • Drug offense 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 78.57 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.86 (Moderate)
  • Living in Mammoth Cave National Park - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 54.41 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 80.5 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.59 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 29.63 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.87 (Very 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 Mammoth Cave National Park

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Mammoth Cave National Park

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.4 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 32.14 USD

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