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Pickering (2011 population 88,721) is a city located in Southern Ontario, Canada, immediately east of Toronto in Durham Region. It was settled by primarily ethnic British colonists, starting in the 1770s. Most of its growth has come since the end of World War II, and it has received immigrants from around the globe.

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Home to pretty treasures, Pickering is Canada's best kept secret. The nearest major city to Pickering is Toronto. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Toronto for its bountiful attractions like Toronto Eaton Centre, Cn Tower, Casa Loma on your trip to Pickering. Popular vacation packages of Pickering are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Pickering*

  • Pollution Statistics in Pickering

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

    • Air Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 20 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 55 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 40 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 20 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 20 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 35 (Low)
  • Pickering: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 29.35 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 30.68 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 26.09 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 20.65 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 17.39 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 23.86 (Low)
    • Attacks 31.82 (Low)
    • Drug offense 47.83 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 85.87 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 27.27 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 44.57 (Moderate)
  • Living in Pickering - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 70.24 (High)
    • Climate Index 54.03 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 33.79 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 60 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 83.33 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.94 (Low)
    • 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 Pickering

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.27 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.6 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.18 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.47 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 40.39 USD

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

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