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Porters Lake (2011 population: 3,202) is a residential community in the eastern shore region of the Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, between Trunk 7 and Route 207, 27.8 km from Halifax. The residents mainly commute to jobs in Dartmouth, Burnside Industrial Park or in Downtown Halifax. The community is built around the lake from which it takes its name.


Find crucial information and trip planning details about Porters Lake, which is a city in Canada. Porters Lake is located at a short trip away from Halifax a major city in Canada. Attractions in Halifax include Halifax Public Gardens, Halifax Citadel National Historic Site Of Canada, Maritime Museum Of The Atlantic. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Porters Lake*

  • Pollution Statistics in Porters Lake

    Know the pollution level of Porters Lake before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 36.76 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 29.41 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 38.24 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 18.06 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 23.53 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 7.89 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Porters Lake: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 34.05 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 33.62 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 44.4 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 34.82 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 27.63 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 45.18 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 38.16 (Low)
    • Drug offense 53.95 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.9 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 47.88 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.72 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 22.41 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 46.55 (Moderate)
  • Living in Porters Lake - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Porters Lake is 174.42 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 58.93 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 58.99 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 24.34 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.61 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.91 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 73.27 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.31 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 102.79 (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 Porters Lake

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Porters Lake

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.28 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.31 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.09 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 86.39 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 48.21 USD

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

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