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Watford was a rural district in Hertfordshire, England from 1894 to 1974. It originally consisted of contiguous land to the west, north and east of Watford, which was a separate urban district. Eventually expansion and creation of urban districts led to it becoming a number of exclaves. It consisted initially of the parishes of * Abbots Langley * Aldenham * Bushey Rural * Rickmansworth * Sarratt * Watford Rural The parish of Rickmansworth was abolished in 1898, being split between a new Rickmansworth urban district, and the new parishes of Chorleywood and Rickmansworth Rural, which remained in Watford RD. The parish of Bushey Rural was split off in 1906 as a separate urban district called Bushey. Under the Local Government Act 1972 the district was abolished in 1974, and its territory was split, with the parish of Aldenham going to Hertsmere, part of Abbots Langley parish going to Dacorum, and the rest going to Three Rivers.


A place in United Kingdom, Watford District is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. When planning a trip to Watford District, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of London. London is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like The London Eye, British Museum, Tower Of London. Also, to reach Watford District, you'll have to take a flight to London; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Watford District*

  • Pollution Statistics in Watford District

    Know the pollution level of Watford District before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Watford District: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 36.11 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 22.22 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 22.22 (Low)
    • Drug offense 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 88.89 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 69.44 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.88 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 30.56 (Low)
  • Living in Watford District - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 75.72 (High)
    • Pollution Index 22.41 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.17 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 70.83 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 20.52 (Very 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 Watford District

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Watford District

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.04 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.29 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 44.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 92.98 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 88.55 USD

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

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