Visit Newcastle - Best of Newcastle

The metropolises that is New Castle is situated at the mouth of the Hunter River, in New South Wales,Australia. The city became famous for its coal, and today is the largest coal exporting harbour on this planet. But what people often over look is new Castle's rich history and cultural background, which make for a very interesting place to visit. New castle is celebrated for its cultural background, and for its beautiful beaches that surround the city. Australia's oldest Theatre, the Victorian Theatre, can be found in this busy city..

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Facts and Stats for Newcastle*

  • Pollution Statistics in Newcastle

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

    • Air Pollution 21.74 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 38.16 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 28.95 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 32.89 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.16 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 22.22 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 15.48 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.67 (Very Low)
  • Newcastle: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 26 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 27 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 38.64 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 42.05 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 17 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 36.46 (Low)
    • Attacks 34.09 (Low)
    • Drug offense 61 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.73 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50.96 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 39.77 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 52.38 (Moderate)
  • Living in Newcastle - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Newcastle is 209.27 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 64.06 (High)
    • Climate Index 96.66 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 26.65 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 24 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 70.19 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 86.62 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.53 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 139.25 (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 Newcastle

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.72 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.77 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 111.78 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 72.46 USD

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

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