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Sint Willebrord is a town in the municipality of Rucphen in the Netherlands. It is also known by the name 't Heike de gekste which was the semi-official name up until 1950/1970 (mostly written as Theike, or less often Heike), which is the diminutive form of hei (heath) in local dialect. This town was formed on the former boundary between the "Baronie of Breda" and "Het Markizaat of Bergen op Zoom". Sint Willebrord is the largest of the five towns in the municipality of Rucphen. During Carnaval the town goes by the name of Heikneutersland Basically meaning ´Hillbillies´ land´ or ´Redneck's land´. The name "Sint Willebrord" comes from Saint Willibrord. Sint is the usual form in Dutch names to represent saints. Cyclist Wim van Est and footballer Rini (Pallack) Konings were famous sports personalities from Sint Willebrord.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Sint Willebrord, Netherlands. Explore Sint Willebrord travel guide before you plan your trip here. After your splendid visit to Sint Willebrord, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Rotterdam. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Rotterdam for its bountiful attractions like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum on your trip to Sint Willebrord. Also, to reach Sint Willebrord, you'll have to take a flight to Rotterdam; 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 Sint Willebrord.

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Facts and Stats for Sint Willebrord*

  • Pollution Statistics in Sint Willebrord

    Know the pollution level of Sint Willebrord before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 8.33 (Very Low)
  • Sint Willebrord: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 22.73 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 6.82 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 11.36 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 7.5 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 22.73 (Low)
    • Attacks 6.82 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 27.27 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 81.82 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 13.64 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 2.27 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 31.82 (Low)
  • Living in Sint Willebrord - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 83.76 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 29.59 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 28.33 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 84.06 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 83.28 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.53 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 108.01 (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 Sint Willebrord

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Sint Willebrord

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.23 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.73 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.64 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 106.07 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 88.21 USD

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

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