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Thornbury (Thornbury, Victoria pronunciation.ogg original pronunciation (help·info)) is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 7 km north of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Darebin. At the 2011 census, Thornbury had a population of 17,434. Thornbury is bordered by the Merri Creek to the west, and the Darebin Creek to the east. The heart of Thornbury is known as Thornbury Village, and is located at the centre of Thornbury at the intersection of High Street and Normanby Avenue/Clarendon Street. Thornbury is shaped as a thin strip of land sandwiched between Northcote and Preston. Its east-west width being over six times greater than its north-south width. For 111 years Thornbury was part of the former City of Northcote Local Government Area, which existed from 1883 until June 1994. As such, Thornbury is universally understood to be a demographic and commercial satellite of Northcote, along with Westgarth, although the latter does not have its own postcode. Whilst both Westgarth and Thornbury each have their own distinct central hub, unlike Westgarth, the majority of Thornbury is too far away from its centre for the whole of Thornbury to ever be able to develop its own separate identity.

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Facts and Stats for Thornbury*

  • Pollution Statistics in Thornbury

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

    • Air Pollution 22.91 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 30.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.82 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 31.54 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.55 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 24.04 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 19.24 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.47 (Very Low)
  • Thornbury: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 42.14 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 38.15 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 44.89 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 34.16 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 34.2 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.97 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 41.79 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 54.8 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75.29 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45.48 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 46.18 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 31 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 52.63 (Moderate)
  • Living in Thornbury - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Thornbury is 186.37 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 56.41 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 94.06 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 27.64 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 40.33 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 73.9 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 73.74 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.69 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 129.95 (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 Thornbury

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.89 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 46.22 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 98.16 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 73.56 USD

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

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