Stanford Tourism

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Stanford is a city in Lincoln County, Kentucky, United States. It is one of the oldest settlements in Kentucky, having been founded in 1775. Its population was 3,487 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Lincoln County. Stanford is part of the Danville Micropolitan Statistical Area.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Stanford in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Stanford like a local. When planning a trip to Stanford, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Louisville. Louisville is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Louisville Mega Cavern, Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, Kentucky Derby Museum. Also, to reach Stanford, you'll have to take a flight to Louisville; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Popular vacation packages of Stanford are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Stanford*

  • Pollution Statistics in Stanford

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

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 87.5 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 100 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • Stanford: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 75 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 68.75 (High)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 75 (High)
    • Attacks 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 81.25 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 81.25 (Very High)
  • Living in Stanford - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 42.19 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 51.72 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 38.89 (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 Stanford

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.77 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 40.72 USD

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

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