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Trowbridge /ˈtroʊbrɪdʒ/ is the county town of Wiltshire, England on the River Biss in the west of the county, 8 miles (13 km) south east of Bath, Somerset, from which it is separated by the Mendip Hills which rise 3 miles (4.8 km) to the west. Trowbridge has a railway station on the Wessex Main Line. On 5 September 1848, the first train steamed through as the Wilts, Somerset and Weymouth Railway was established. Long a market town, the Kennet and Avon canal runs to the north of Trowbridge and played an instrumental part in the town's development as it enabled coal to be transported from the Somerset Coalfield and so marked the advent of steam-powered manufacturing in woollen cloth mills. The town was foremost producer of this mainstay of contemporary clothing and blankets in south west England in the late 18th and early 19th centuries by which time it held the nickname "The Manchester of the West". The civil parish of Trowbridge had a population of 33,108 at the 2011 census. The parish encompasses the settlements of Longfield, Lower Studley, Upper Studley, Studley Green and Trowle Common. Adjacent parishes include Staverton, Hilperton, West Ashton, North Bradley, Southwick and Wingfield; nearby towns are Bradford on Avon, Westbury, Melksham and Devizes.

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Facts and Stats for Trowbridge*

  • Pollution Statistics in Trowbridge

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

    • Air Pollution 45 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 40 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 35 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 35 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 35 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 35 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15 (Very Low)
  • Trowbridge: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 20.83 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 14.58 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 6.82 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 20.45 (Low)
    • Attacks 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 94.23 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 73.08 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 22.92 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Trowbridge - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Trowbridge is 170.8 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 79.27 (High)
    • Climate Index 89.74 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 43.79 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 34.8 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 84.24 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 89.81 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.11 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 97.22 (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 Trowbridge

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.27 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.25 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 55.23 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.49 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 93.89 USD

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

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