Velen Tourism

Visit Velen - Best of Velen

Velen is a municipality in the district Borken, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany with about 12,000 citizens. It consists of the two settlements of Velen and Ramsdorf and the four rural regions Ostendorf-Krueckling, Bleking-Holthausen, Nordvelen and Waldvelen. In 2003 the city received the title "staatlich anerkannter Erholungsort" (recreation village approved by the state) from the regional president. Since August 2012 it is a town.


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Facts and Stats for Velen*

  • Pollution Statistics in Velen

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

    • Air Pollution 28.13 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.33 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 33.33 (Low)
  • Velen: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 46.67 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 35 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 48.33 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.67 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 35 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 55 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 65 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 46.67 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 48.33 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 63.33 (High)
  • Living in Velen - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 52.59 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 86.12 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 28.52 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 62.04 (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 Velen

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.92 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.02 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 110 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 90.77 USD

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

* Some of the data on this page is powered by Numbeo