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Valdosta is a city in and the county seat of Lowndes County, located on the southern border of Georgia, United States. As of the 2010 Census, Valdosta has a total population of 54,518, and is the 14th largest city in Georgia. Valdosta is the principal city of the Valdosta Metropolitan Statistical Area, which in 2010 had a population of 139,588. It includes part of Brooks County to the west. Valdosta is the home of Valdosta State University, a regional university in the University System of Georgia with over 10,900 students. The local public Valdosta High School has the most winning football program of any high school in the United States. Valdosta is called the Azalea City, as the plant grows in profusion there. The city hosts an annual Azalea Festival in March.


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Facts and Stats for Valdosta*

  • Pollution Statistics in Valdosta

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

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Valdosta: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 75 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 75 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 62.5 (High)
    • Car Stealing 62.5 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 87.5 (Very High)
    • Attacks 75 (High)
    • Drug offense 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 62.5 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 75 (High)
  • Living in Valdosta - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 30.47 (Low)
    • Pollution Index 27.59 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 23.5 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 72.22 (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 Valdosta

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 72.6 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.17 USD

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

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