New Glasgow Tourism

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New Glasgow, is a town in Pictou County, in the province of Nova Scotia, Canada. It is situated on the banks of the East River of Pictou, which flows into Pictou Harbour, a sub-basin of the Northumberland Strait. The town's population was 9,562 in the 2011 census. New Glasgow is at the centre of the province's fourth largest urban area; the population of the New Glasgow census agglomeration in the 2011 census was 35,809, ranking 77th largest in the country. The New Glasgow census agglomeration includes the smaller adjacent towns of Stellarton, Westville, and Trenton as well as adjacent rural areas of the county.


Is New Glasgow in Canada on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. A gripping city on its own right, Halifax also deserves a visit. Halifax is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Halifax Public Gardens, Halifax Citadel National Historic Site Of Canada, Maritime Museum Of The Atlantic. Tour packages of New Glasgow are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Travel to New Glasgow

- Know before you go to New Glasgow

Facts and Stats for New Glasgow*

  • Pollution Statistics in New Glasgow

    Know the pollution level of New Glasgow before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 6.25 (Very Low)
  • New Glasgow: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 75 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 75 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 75 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 75 (High)
  • Living in New Glasgow - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 48.44 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 59.87 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 7.76 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 25 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.96 (Very Low)
    • 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 New Glasgow

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in New Glasgow

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.19 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.16 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.57 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 85.02 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.6 USD

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

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