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Shillington is a borough in Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States with a population of 5,273 at the 2010 census nestled amongst other suburbs outside Reading. It is perhaps best known as the place where author John Updike lived until he was 13, and it is the basis for the town of Olinger that he wrote about in his fiction.

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Facts and Stats for Shillington*

  • Pollution Statistics in Shillington

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

    • Air Pollution 42.5 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 31.25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 31.25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 31.25 (Low)
  • Shillington: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 38.89 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 27.78 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 27.78 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 36.11 (Low)
    • Attacks 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 69.44 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 69.44 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 27.78 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 22.22 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Shillington - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 57.47 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 41.21 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 28.75 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 87.92 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 1.6 (Very Low)
    • 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 Shillington

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 29.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 37.5 USD

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

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