Montreal-west Tourism

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Montreal West (French: Montréal-Ouest) is an on-island suburb in southwestern Quebec, Canada on the Island of Montreal. Montreal West is a small, close-knit community made up primarily of single-family dwellings. The town is largely composed of young families, and has a population of 5,184, as of the 2006 census. The town's area is 1.6 km². About 66% of the population of Montreal West speak English as their first language. The core business area of Montreal West is located on Westminster Avenue between Milner and Curzon. Until 2010, it consisted exclusively of small, non-franchised businesses, but in a controversial decision, the Pharmaprix drugstore chain was allowed to open a large outlet on the corner of Westminster and Sherbrooke Street. On January 1, 2002, as part of the 2002–2006 municipal reorganization in Montreal, Montreal West and the neighbouring suburbs of Côte-Saint-Luc and Hampstead were merged into the City of Montreal and became the borough of Côte-Saint-Luc–Hampstead–Montreal West. Following a change of government and a 2004 referendum in which the population voted to de-merge by a wide margin, Montreal West was reconstituted as an independent city on January 1, 2006.


Montreal-west in Canada awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Montreal-west. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Montreal, Canada. Take a short trip from Montreal-west and set some time aside to explore the Montreal. Dotted with places like Mosaicultures Internationales, Botanical Garden, Notre-dame Basilica; it will definitely be a good idea. A vacation to Montreal-west can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Montreal-west*

  • Pollution Statistics in Montreal-west

    Know the pollution level of Montreal-west before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 30.9 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 39.62 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 51.14 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 34.09 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 17.05 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25.38 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 21.38 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 19.32 (Very Low)
  • Montreal-west: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 32.12 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 27.92 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 27.49 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 59.09 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 26.03 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.74 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 27.18 (Low)
    • Drug offense 48.11 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 88.91 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 68.3 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 29.21 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.49 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 45.04 (Moderate)
  • Living in Montreal-west - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Montreal-west is 152.27 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 66.32 (High)
    • Climate Index 54 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 34.64 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 39.04 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 66.5 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 62.19 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.46 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 96.51 (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 Montreal-west

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Montreal-west

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.26 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.15 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.14 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73.87 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 49.3 USD

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

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