National City Tourism

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National City is a city located in the South Bay region of the San Diego metropolitan area, in southwestern San Diego County, California. The population was 58,582 at the 2010 census, up from 54,260 at the 2000 census. National City is the second-oldest city in San Diego County.


National City in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. National City is located at a short trip away from San Diego a major city in United States. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit San Diego for its bountiful attractions like Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, Desert Riviera Hotel, Hotel California on your trip to National City. Also, to reach National City, you'll have to take a flight to San Diego; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for National City*

  • Pollution Statistics in National City

    Know the pollution level of National City before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 22.09 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 59.29 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 42.36 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 26.4 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 39.71 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 15.28 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 14.74 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 20 (Low)
  • National City: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 30.82 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 29.17 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 29.86 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 38.03 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 35.27 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 43.84 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 28.08 (Low)
    • Drug offense 46.92 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.33 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 55.48 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 28.42 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.15 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.71 (Moderate)
  • Living in National City - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of National City is 196.91 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 65.87 (High)
    • Climate Index 96.99 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 33.53 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 39.09 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.24 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 73.71 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.22 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 142.49 (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 National City

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in National City

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.25 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 46.48 USD

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

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