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New Kensington, known locally as New Ken, is a city in Westmoreland County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania, situated along the Allegheny River 18 miles (29 km) northeast of Pittsburgh. The population was 13,116 at the 2010 Census. The mayor is Democrat Tom Guzzo (D), elected in 2009; he succeeded Democrat Frank Link who had been elected in 2001.

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Looking for travel information about New Kensington? Explore the best travel advice on New Kensington, United States. When planning a trip to New Kensington, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Pittsburgh. Take a short trip from New Kensington and set some time aside to explore the Pittsburgh. Dotted with places like Pnc Park, Duquesne Incline, Phipps Conservatory; it will definitely be a good idea. To reach New Kensington, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Erie International Airport, Pittsburgh International Airport. A holiday in New Kensington can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for New Kensington*

  • Pollution Statistics in New Kensington

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

    • Air Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 56.45 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 36.29 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 41.13 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.87 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 28.23 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 26.47 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 11.29 (Very Low)
  • New Kensington: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 33.11 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 30.92 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.16 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 32.64 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 24.32 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 38.82 (Low)
    • Attacks 31.58 (Low)
    • Drug offense 52.7 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 80.41 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.95 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 31.58 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.71 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 44.44 (Moderate)
  • Living in New Kensington - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of New Kensington is 171.7 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 63.74 (High)
    • Climate Index 72.13 (High)
    • Pollution Index 42.28 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 41.14 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 75.96 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 71.45 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.1 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 114.14 (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 New Kensington

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.47 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.53 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 40.72 USD

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

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