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Scarborough is a coastal suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located approximately 14 km northwest of the city centre in the City of Stirling local government area. It was named after the English beach resort Scarborough, North Yorkshire. It has a population of about 14,300 people (2011 census), of whom about 25% were born overseas, mostly in the United Kingdom, and has a landmark high-rise hotel, the Rendezvous Observation City, originally built in 1986 for Alan Bond whose intention was to profit from anticipated accommodation demand when the 1987 America's Cup challenge was held at nearby Fremantle. Scarborough beach was the venue for the Australian Surf Life Saving Championships for the years 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2014. Scarborough is located roughly 14 kilometers from the Perth city centre. The suburb of the city is located approximately 24 kilometers from the airport.

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Is Scarborough in Australia on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Perth, Australia. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Perth for its bountiful attractions like Kings Park And Botanic Garden, Cottesloe Beach, Perth Zoo on your trip to Scarborough. 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 Scarborough*

  • Pollution Statistics in Scarborough

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

    • Air Pollution 21.09 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 34.03 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 36.01 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 16.28 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 21.59 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 20.58 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 17.59 (Very Low)
  • Scarborough: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 46.06 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 35.73 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40.39 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 30.07 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 33.92 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 47.78 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 42.61 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 54.63 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 79.03 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 43.66 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 44.7 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25.12 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 55 (Moderate)
  • Living in Scarborough - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Scarborough is 172.22 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 56.18 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 95.29 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 26.87 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 38.97 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 81.05 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 75.76 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.38 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 105.12 (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 Scarborough

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.23 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.29 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 45.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 102.6 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 72.79 USD

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

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