Pozo Almonte Tourism

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Pozo Almonte (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈposo alˈmonte]) is a city and commune of Chile located in the Tamarugal Province, I Region of Tarapacá. It is the capital of this newly created province. The city is located at 52 km (32 mi) from the region's capital, Iquique. It has over 10,000 inhabitants. The commune has an area of 13,766 km (8,554 mi) and borders the following communes: Iquique, Alto Hospicio, Huara, Pica, María Elena and Tocopilla (the last two being in Tocopilla Province).


A place in Chile, Pozo Almonte is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Pozo Almonte.

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Facts and Stats for Pozo Almonte*

  • Pollution Statistics in Pozo Almonte

    Know the pollution level of Pozo Almonte before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 60 (High)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Pozo Almonte: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 66.67 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 33.33 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 33.33 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Pozo Almonte - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 44.27 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 65.17 (High)
    • Health Care Index 18.06 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.28 (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 Pozo Almonte

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Pozo Almonte

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.3 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 66.41 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 51.46 USD

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

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