Prestwich Tourism

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Prestwich (/ˈprɛstwɪtʃ/ PREST-wich) is a town within the Metropolitan Borough of Bury, in Greater Manchester, England. It lies close to the River Irwell, 3.3 miles (5.3 km) north of Manchester city centre, 3.1 miles (5 km) north of Salford and 4.7 miles (7.6 km) south of Bury. Historically a part of Lancashire, Prestwich's early history is marked by its status as the seat of the ancient parish of Prestwich-cum-Oldham, in the hundred of Salfordshire. The Church of St Mary the Virgin—a Grade I listed building—has lain at the centre of the community for centuries. The oldest part of Prestwich developed around Bury New Road and is known as "Prestwich Village". There is a large Jewish community in Prestwich and Whitefield, neighbouring Broughton Park in Salford and sections of Cheetham Hill and Crumpsall, parts of the City of Manchester, which form the second-largest Jewish community in the United Kingdom.

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If you are looking for travel information of Prestwich in United Kingdom, you've come to the right place. Prestwich is located at a short trip away from Manchester a major city in United Kingdom. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Manchester for its bountiful attractions like Museum Of Science And Industry, The Lowry, The Village on your trip to Prestwich. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Prestwich.

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Facts and Stats for Prestwich*

  • Pollution Statistics in Prestwich

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

    • Air Pollution 45.69 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 43.48 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 54.35 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 66.67 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 61.46 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 48.86 (Moderate)
  • Prestwich: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 59.44 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 57.69 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50.55 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 28.41 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 47.53 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 58.89 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 59.62 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 70.88 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 73.63 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 33.24 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 61.54 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 32.14 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 65.38 (High)
  • Living in Prestwich - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Prestwich is 151.34 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 44.87 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 87.01 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 54.07 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 40.01 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 78.84 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 77.42 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 99.68 (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 Prestwich

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.21 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.61 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.55 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79.59 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 82.51 USD

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

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