Port Canaveral Tourism, Florida

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Port Canaveral is a cruise, cargo and naval port in Brevard County, Florida, United States. It is one of the busiest cruise ports in the world with 3.9 million cruise passengers passing through during 2014. As a deep water cargo port, it has a high volume of traffic. Over 3,000,000 short tons (2,700,000 t) of bulk cargo moves through each year. Common cargo includes cement, petroleum and aggregate. The port has conveyors and hoppers for loading products directly into trucks, and facilities for bulk cargo containers. The channel is about 44 feet (13 m) deep. There is 750,000 square feet (70,000 m2) of covered freight storage capacity. It handled 4,000,000 short tons (3,600,000 t) of cargo in 2004. The port exports fresh citrus; bulk frozen citrus juice stored in one of the largest freezer warehouses in the state; cement and building materials. The port receives lumber, salt for water softening, automobiles, and steel sheet and plate. It transships items for land, sea, air and space. Port Canaveral's Foreign Trade Zone is among the largest general purpose FTZs in the nation - over 5 square miles (13 km2). The port boosts Brevard's economy by 1/2 billion dollars annually. In April 2007, shipping was off 25.6% for the previous six months compared to the previous year, down to 295,965 short tons (268,495 t) per months. This had risen to 401,544 short tons (364,275 t) in August 2010. Ten ships, on average, enter the port each day.

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Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Port Canaveral, United States. Port Canaveral is located at a short trip away from Daytona Beach a major city in United States. Attractions in Daytona Beach include Old Town, Fun Spot America, Kissimmee Go-karts. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Daytona Beach International Airport. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Port Canaveral*

  • Pollution Statistics in Port Canaveral

    Know the pollution level of Port Canaveral before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 7.14 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 4.17 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 20.83 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 4.17 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 20 (Low)
  • Port Canaveral: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 32.14 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 92.86 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 28.57 (Low)
  • Living in Port Canaveral - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Port Canaveral is 206.66 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 79.02 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.69 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 10.78 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 15.75 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 71.12 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 48.61 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.39 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 110.95 (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 Port Canaveral

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Port Canaveral

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 30 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 58 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 34.83 USD

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

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