Wakarusa Tourism

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Wakarusa is a town in Harrison and Olive townships in Elkhart County, Indiana, United States. The population was 1,758 at the 2010 census. Wakarusa is a small farming and manufacturing community located on Indiana 19 just north of Indiana 119. The town is 12 miles (19 km) south of Elkhart, 25 miles (40 km) southeast of South Bend, 120 miles (190 km) east of Chicago, and 140 miles (230 km) north of Indianapolis. The town was in the news on August 5, 2009, following the visit of President Barack Obama to announce that Indiana was to receive $400 million USD in federal stimulus funds to help revive the state economy.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Wakarusa in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Wakarusa like a local. A gripping city on its own right, Chicago also deserves a visit. Chicago is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like The Art Institute Of Chicago, Millennium Park, Cloud Gate. Tour packages of Wakarusa are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Wakarusa*

  • Pollution Statistics in Wakarusa

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

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • 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)
  • Wakarusa: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 37.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 37.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 37.5 (Low)
    • Drug offense 62.5 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Wakarusa - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 62.5 (High)
    • Climate Index 65.84 (High)
    • Pollution Index 33.62 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 72.22 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 1.44 (Very 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.

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

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