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Newtown, a suburb of Sydney's inner west is located approximately four kilometres south-west of the Sydney central business district, straddling the local government areas of the City of Sydney and Inner West Council in the state of New South Wales, Australia. King Street is the main street of Newtown and centre of commercial and entertainment activity. The street follows the spine of a long ridge that rises up near Sydney University and extends to the south, becoming the Princes Highway at its southern end. Enmore Road branches off King Street towards the suburb of Enmore at Newtown Bridge, where the road passes over the railway line at Newtown Station. Enmore Road and King Street together comprise 9.1 kilometres of over 600 shopfronts. The main shopping strip of Newtown is the longest and most complete commercial precinct of the late Victorian and Federation period in Australia. King Street is often referred to as "Eat Street" in the media due to the large number of cafés, pubs and restaurants of various cultures. Cafes, restaurants and galleries can also be found in the streets surrounding King Street. Newtown's rugby league club competed in the NSWRFL Premiership from its foundation in 1908 until 1983.

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Facts and Stats for Newtown*

  • Pollution Statistics in Newtown

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

    • Air Pollution 25.84 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 32.27 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 43.92 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 29.17 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.72 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 24.32 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 20.91 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 24.34 (Low)
  • Newtown: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 34.35 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 31.73 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 38.47 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 35.13 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 27.77 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 36.8 (Low)
    • Attacks 36.2 (Low)
    • Drug offense 47.6 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 79.2 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 52.76 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 39.74 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30.72 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 45.39 (Moderate)
  • Living in Newtown - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Newtown is 178.67 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 61.76 (High)
    • Climate Index 96.95 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 30.1 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 43.39 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 90.77 (High)
    • Health Care Index 74.92 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.14 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 118.72 (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 Newtown

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.53 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.93 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 49.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 106.94 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 78.37 USD

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

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