Opa-locka Tourism

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Opa-locka is a city located in Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States. As of the 2010 U.S. Census, the population was 15,219. The city was developed by Glenn Curtiss and was based on a One Thousand and One Nights theme. Opa-locka has the largest collection of Moorish Revival architecture in the Western hemisphere. Its streets have names like Sabur Lane, Sultan Avenue, Ali Baba Avenue, Perviz Avenue and Sesame Street. Opa-locka has an area of 4.2 square miles (11 km2) and is located in the northeastern area of Miami-Dade County, Florida. The name Opa-locka is an abbreviation of a Seminole place name, spelled Opa-tisha-wocka-locka. The original name probably signified a wooded hammock in a swamp.

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Looking for travel information about Opa-locka? Explore the best travel advice on Opa-locka, United States. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Fort Lauderdale, United States. Take a short trip from Opa-locka and set some time aside to explore the Fort Lauderdale. Dotted with places like Bayside Marketplace, South Beach, Zoo Miami; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Opa-locka, you'll have to take a flight to Fort Lauderdale; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Opa-locka*

  • Pollution Statistics in Opa-locka

    Know the pollution level of Opa-locka before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 28.66 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 52.14 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 52.08 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 34.56 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 32.35 (Low)
  • Opa-locka: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 48.85 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 48.83 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 58.08 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 65.48 (High)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 57.79 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 47.66 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 66.92 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 65.91 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 39.84 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 48.05 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30.47 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 58.2 (Moderate)
  • Living in Opa-locka - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Opa-locka is 141.34 (High)

    • Safety Index 46.33 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 85.67 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 40.53 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 43.63 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 86.16 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 62.15 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.3 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 90.28 (Moderate)
    • 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 Opa-locka

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Opa-locka

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.88 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 45.77 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 78.52 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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