Seaham Tourism

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Seaham, formerly Seaham Harbour, is a small town in County Durham, situated 6 miles (9.7 km) south of Sunderland and 13 miles (21 km) east of Durham. It has a small parish church, St Mary the Virgin, with a late 7th century Anglo Saxon nave resembling the church at Escomb in many respects. St Mary the Virgin is one of the 20 oldest surviving churches in the UK. Seaham is currently twinned with the German town of Gerlingen.


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Facts and Stats for Seaham*

  • Pollution Statistics in Seaham

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

    • Air Pollution 19.74 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 20.83 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 44.23 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 21.15 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 44.23 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 20 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15.38 (Very Low)
  • Seaham: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 37.22 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 33.89 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 39.89 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 21.2 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 30.56 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.22 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.85 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 50.54 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.91 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 51.06 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45.11 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 54.26 (Moderate)
  • Living in Seaham - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Seaham is 196.79 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 60.22 (High)
    • Climate Index 85.58 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 28.69 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.5 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 70.73 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 85.61 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.48 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 125.85 (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 Seaham

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 86.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 76.58 USD

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

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