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Selby is a town and civil parish in North Yorkshire, England. Situated 14 miles (22.5 km) south of the city of York, along the course of the River Ouse, Selby is the largest and, with a population in 2001 of 13,012, most populous settlement of the wider Selby local government district. The town population had increased at the 2011 census to 14,731. Historically a part of the West Riding of Yorkshire, much of the wealth of the town was facilitated via Selby's position upon the banks of the River Ouse. In the past, Selby had a large shipbuilding industry and was an important port, for the most part due to the Selby Canal which brought trade from the city of Leeds. Selby is home to Selby Town F.C. who play in the Northern Counties East Football League.

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If you are looking for travel information of Selby in United Kingdom, you've come to the right place. Selby 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 Selby. Also, to reach Selby, you'll have to take a flight to Manchester; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Selby*

  • Pollution Statistics in Selby

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

    • Air Pollution 9.38 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 33.33 (Low)
  • Selby: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 36.84 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 31.58 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 19.74 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 29.17 (Low)
    • Attacks 30.26 (Low)
    • Drug offense 40.28 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.89 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 71.05 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.89 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.32 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.67 (Moderate)
  • Living in Selby - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Selby is 187.71 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 67.54 (High)
    • Climate Index 85.23 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 22.34 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.67 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 70.51 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 72.69 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.23 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 106.17 (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 Selby

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.45 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.22 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 80.49 USD

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

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