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Racine (/ˈreɪsiːn/ RAY-seen) or (/rəˈsiːn/ rə-SEEN) is a city in and the county seat of Racine County, Wisconsin, United States. It is located on the shore of Lake Michigan at the mouth of the Root River. Racine is centrally located between Milwaukee and Chicago. As of the 2013 U.S. census, the city had a population of 78,199, making it the fifth-largest city in Wisconsin. Its median home price of $103,625 makes it one of the most affordable cities in Wisconsin to buy a home. Racine is the headquarters of a number of industries, including J. I. Case (heavy equipment), S. C. Johnson & Son (cleaning and chemical products), Dremel Corporation, Reliance Controls Corporation, Twin Disc, and Arthur B. Modine (Heat Exchangers). The Mitchell & Lewis Company, a wagonmaker in the 19th century, began making motorcycles and automobiles as Mitchell-Lewis Motor Company at the start of the 20th century. Racine was also home to InSinkErator, the first garbage disposal. Malted milk balls were developed in Racine. Architects of the city included A. Arthur Guilbert and Edmund Bailey Funston. It has several immigrant communities.

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This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Racine in United States is an ideal destination for a vacation! A gripping city on its own right, Chicago also deserves a visit. Chicago, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like The Art Institute Of Chicago, Millennium Park, Cloud Gate. Also, to reach Racine, you'll have to take a flight to Chicago; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Racine.

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Facts and Stats for Racine*

  • Pollution Statistics in Racine

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

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
  • Racine: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 60 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 55 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 65 (High)
    • Car Stealing 45 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 55 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 60 (High)
    • Drug offense 60 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 55 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 40 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 45 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 60 (High)
  • Living in Racine - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 43.24 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 15.52 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 71.16 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.48 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 119.71 (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 Racine

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 29.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 59 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 34.33 USD

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

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