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Mount Lemmon (O'odham: Babad Doʼag), with a summit elevation of 9,159 feet (2,792 m), is the highest point in the Santa Catalina Mountains. It is located in the Coronado National Forest north of Tucson, Arizona, United States. Mount Lemmon was named for botanist Sara Plummer Lemmon, who trekked to the top of the mountain with her husband and E. O. Stratton, a local rancher, by horse and foot in 1881. It is reported that Mount Lemmon Ski Valley, on the mountain's northeastern side, receives 200 inches (508 cm) of snow annually.

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Mount Lemmon in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. When planning a trip to Mount Lemmon, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Tucson. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Tucson for its bountiful attractions like Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Sabino Canyon, Pima Air & Space Museum on your trip to Mount Lemmon. Also, to reach Mount Lemmon, you'll have to take a flight to Tucson; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Mount Lemmon can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Mount Lemmon*

  • Pollution Statistics in Mount Lemmon

    Know the pollution level of Mount Lemmon before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 9.52 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 31.67 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 30 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 26.67 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 28.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 30 (Low)
  • Mount Lemmon: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 59.68 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 43.33 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 55.65 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 46.77 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 47.58 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 59.17 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 40.32 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 67.74 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 74.17 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 36.29 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 32.26 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 69.83 (High)
  • Living in Mount Lemmon - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Mount Lemmon is 178.4 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 46.92 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 72.66 (High)
    • Pollution Index 23.45 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30.92 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 62.25 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 58.26 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 1.98 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 132.37 (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 Mount Lemmon

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Mount Lemmon

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.75 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 68.18 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 30.25 USD

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

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