Qualicum Beach Tourism

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Qualicum Beach is a town located on Vancouver Island British Columbia, Canada. At the 2011 census, it had a population of 8,687. It is situated at the foot of Mount Arrowsmith, along the Strait of Georgia on Vancouver Island's northeastern coast. Qualicum's natural beauty, small-town charm, and proximity to Victoria and Vancouver have made it a popular tourist destination, with many rental cottages dotting its coast. It is also a popular retirement community, and has the oldest average population in Canada with a median age of 60.9 in 2006. Qualicum Beach is served by the coast-spanning Island Highway, an airport, and a nearby ferry to Lasqueti Island. It is informally considered a twin city with neighbouring Parksville.

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Planning a vacation to Qualicum Beach in Canada? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. A gripping city on its own right, Vancouver also deserves a visit. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Vancouver for its bountiful attractions like Stanley Park, Capilano Suspension Bridge, Vancouver Lookout on your trip to Qualicum Beach. Popular vacation packages of Qualicum Beach are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Qualicum Beach*

  • Pollution Statistics in Qualicum Beach

    Know the pollution level of Qualicum Beach before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 9.38 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 6.25 (Very Low)
  • Qualicum Beach: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 40.79 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 17.11 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 27.94 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 22.22 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 29.17 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.79 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 18.42 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 68.42 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90.79 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 69.44 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.89 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 17.11 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 52.63 (Moderate)
  • Living in Qualicum Beach - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Qualicum Beach is 183.2 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 66.16 (High)
    • Climate Index 92.14 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 13.79 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 19 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 69.51 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 61.84 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.44 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 79.29 (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 Qualicum Beach

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Qualicum Beach

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.29 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.36 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 27.47 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 69 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 43.23 USD

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

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