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Orléans (UK /ɔːrˈlɪənz/; French pronunciation: ​[ɔʁleɑ̃]) is a city in north-central France, about 111 kilometres (69 mi) southwest of Paris. It is the capital of the Loiret department and of the Centre-Val de Loire region. Orléans is located on the Loire River where the river curves south towards the Massif Central. New Orleans (in French, La Nouvelle-Orléans), in Louisiana, United States, is named after the city.

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While struggling to return to its former glory after the devastation of World War Two, Orleans has managed to retain some of its charm and allure. Think of it as a reminder of the devastation of war and how much history can occur in one single place – from the Romans to Joan of Arc to the English, they’ve all claimed it as their own after all.

 

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Facts and Stats for Orleans*

  • Pollution Statistics in Orleans

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

    • Air Pollution 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Orleans: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Orleans - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 75 (High)
    • Climate Index 88.25 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 36.78 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 50 (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 Orleans

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.27 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.17 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.02 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 94.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 101.89 USD

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

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