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Musselburgh (Gaelic: Baile nam Feusgan) is the largest settlement in East Lothian, Scotland, on the coast of the Firth of Forth, 6 miles (10 km) east of Edinburgh city centre. The population of Musselburgh is 21,900.


If you are looking for travel information of Musselburgh in United Kingdom, you've come to the right place. Musselburgh is located at a short trip away from Edinburgh a major city in United Kingdom. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Edinburgh for its bountiful attractions like Edinburgh Castle, Greyfriars Kirkyard, The Royal Mile on your trip to Musselburgh. A vacation to Musselburgh 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 Musselburgh*

  • Pollution Statistics in Musselburgh

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

    • Air Pollution 18.57 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 6.48 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 33.04 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 42.24 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.07 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 44.83 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 14.06 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15.52 (Very Low)
  • Musselburgh: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 31.01 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 26.7 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 30.77 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 28.16 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25.98 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 32.43 (Low)
    • Attacks 31.01 (Low)
    • Drug offense 45.67 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.89 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 64.18 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 38.35 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 19.95 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 45.15 (Moderate)
  • Living in Musselburgh - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Musselburgh is 193.98 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 67.36 (High)
    • Climate Index 84.01 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 22.82 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26.44 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 71.84 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 78.81 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.88 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 110.67 (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 Musselburgh

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.73 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.16 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 83.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 74.53 USD

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

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