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Marsh Harbour is a town in Abaco Islands, Bahamas, with a population of 5,314. The settlement lies on a peninsula just off the Great Abaco Highway, which runs south through Great Abaco to Cherokee Point and Little Harbour. North of town, the road becomes S.C. Bootle Highway, another smooth stretch that runs north and west toward Treasure Cay and Little Abaco. Marsh Harbour has the majority of services available in all of the Abacos, including a post office, bookstore, grocery stores, specialty shops, travel agencies, and laundries. Visitors come to boat, swim or snorkel, and stay at one of the lodges located near Bay Street on the waterfront, though some adventurers reserve a day or two to kayak in the Marls on trips conducted by naturalist guides. The Marls are an extensive region of pristine mangrove habitat and open shallows called "flats" that harbour a rich variety of wildlife and offer an important fisheries, for local sustenance and for sport.

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Is Marsh Harbour in Bahamas on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. The nearest major city to Marsh Harbour is Freeport. Freeport is bestowed with interesting set of attractions for every type of traveller. Also, to reach Marsh Harbour, you'll have to take a flight to Freeport; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Marsh Harbour can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Marsh Harbour*

  • Pollution Statistics in Marsh Harbour

    Know the pollution level of Marsh Harbour before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Marsh Harbour: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 33.33 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 33.33 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 33.33 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 91.67 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Marsh Harbour - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 64.06 (High)
    • Pollution Index 56.9 (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.

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

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