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Vakkom വക്കം (in Malayalam) is a village near Kadakkavoor in Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala, India. It is 35 km north of Thiruvananthapuram, the state capital. Vakkom panchayat is surrounded by back waters (Kayal). Neighbouring panchayats are Anjengo, Kadakkavoor, Vettoor, Cherunniyoor and Manampoor. The towns within 9 km are Varkala and Attingal. The nearest airport is Trivandrum International Airport and Kadakkavoor (1 km) is the nearest railway station. The total area of Vakkom is 5.06 km2. At the 2011 India census, Vakkom had a population of 19,267 with 8,319 males and 10,948 females.

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This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Vakkom in India is an ideal destination for a vacation! This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Kollam, India. Add Kollam to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Kollam Beach, Munroe Island, Tangasseri Lighthouse. To explore Vakkom, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Vakkom*

  • Pollution Statistics in Vakkom

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

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 54.5 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 46.5 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 61.22 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 39.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 80.73 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 46.7 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 47.96 (Moderate)
  • Vakkom: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 30.88 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 28.79 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 24.26 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 52.34 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 27.21 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25.74 (Low)
    • Attacks 22.06 (Low)
    • Drug offense 32.35 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 84.56 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 56.06 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 23.48 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 13.64 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 34.56 (Low)
  • Living in Vakkom - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Vakkom is 136.53 (High)

    • Safety Index 69.18 (High)
    • Climate Index 65.29 (High)
    • Pollution Index 59.85 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 50.1 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 18.95 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 75.02 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.6 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 69.06 (Moderate)
    • 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 Vakkom

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.22 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 19.48 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 39.68 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 30.16 USD

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

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