Newton Mearns Tourism

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Newton Mearns (Scottish Gaelic: Baile Ùr na Maoirne [ˈpalə ˈuːɾ nə ˈmɯːrˠɲə]) is an affluent suburban town and the largest settlement in East Renfrewshire, Scotland. It lies 7 miles (11 km) southwest of Glasgow City Centre on the main road to Ayrshire, 410 feet (125 m) above sea level. It has a population of approximately 22,636, stretching from Whitecraigs to Mearnskirk. It is part of the Greater Glasgow conurbation. Its name derives from being a new town of the Mearns (from Scottish Gaelic "a' Mhaoirne" meaning a stewartry, cf The Mearns)


Newton Mearns in United Kingdom awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Newton Mearns. The nearest major city to Newton Mearns is Edinburgh. Edinburgh is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Edinburgh Castle, Greyfriars Kirkyard, The Royal Mile. A vacation to Newton Mearns 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 Newton Mearns*

  • Pollution Statistics in Newton Mearns

    Know the pollution level of Newton Mearns before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 28.33 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 44.32 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 47.83 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 14.58 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 40.22 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 17.31 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18.48 (Very Low)
  • Newton Mearns: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 37.38 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 41.5 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 49.02 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 23.76 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 28.47 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 49.27 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 64.08 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 43.87 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 54.37 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 31.86 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.49 (Moderate)
  • Living in Newton Mearns - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Newton Mearns is 189.12 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 55.86 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 84.88 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 30.94 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 38.14 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 73.93 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 83.31 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.99 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 129.13 (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 Newton Mearns

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Newton Mearns

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.24 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.16 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.09 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 83.97 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 73.83 USD

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

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