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Virden is a city in Macoupin and Sangamon counties in the U.S. state of Illinois. The population was 3,488 at the 2000 census, and 3,338 at a 2009 estimate. The Macoupin County portion of Virden is part of the St. Louis, Missouri–Illinois Metropolitan Statistical Area, while the Sangamon County portion is part of the Springfield Metropolitan Statistical Area. Virden was the scene of an 1898 coal miners' strike, during which Mary Harris "Mother" Jones played a major role.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Virden in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Virden like a local. When planning a trip to Virden, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Saint Louis. Saint Louis, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Gateway Arch, Saint Louis Zoo, City Museum. Popular vacation packages of Virden are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Virden*

  • Pollution Statistics in Virden

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

    • Air Pollution 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 10 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Virden: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 29.17 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 29.17 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 40 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 33.33 (Low)
    • Attacks 29.17 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.33 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Virden - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 67.03 (High)
    • Climate Index 68.38 (High)
    • Pollution Index 28.39 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 32.41 (Low)
    • 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 Virden

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 37.5 USD

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

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