West Calder Tourism, United Kingdom

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West Calder (Scots: Wast Cauder, Gaelic: Calder an Iar) is a town in West Lothian, Scotland, located 4 miles west of Livingston. The town was an important centre for the oil shale economy in the 19th and 20th Centuries. West Calder has its own railway station. The surrounding villages that take the towns name in their address; Polbeth, Addiewell, Loganlee, Harburn and Westwood outline the area that this town encompasses and they all have played an important part in the history of the town as well as West Lothian. It is also the most northerly centre of the Dogs Trust, closely followed by the new centre at Glasgow. The town is a 10-minute drive from Livingston, which is host to two large shopping centres.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for West Calder in United Kingdom. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore West Calder like a local. West Calder is located at a short trip away from Edinburgh a major city in United Kingdom. Attractions in Edinburgh include Edinburgh Castle, Greyfriars Kirkyard, The Royal Mile. To explore West Calder, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for West Calder*

  • Pollution Statistics in West Calder

    Know the pollution level of West Calder before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 17.97 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 7.29 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 33 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 43.27 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 46.15 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.93 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.35 (Very Low)
  • West Calder: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 31.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 26.77 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 31 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 28.28 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25.77 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 32.47 (Low)
    • Attacks 31.75 (Low)
    • Drug offense 45.75 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 64.25 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 39.39 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20.75 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 45.45 (Moderate)
  • Living in West Calder - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of West Calder is 193.1 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 67.04 (High)
    • Climate Index 84.01 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 22.76 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 25.35 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.2 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 77.99 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.09 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 110.1 (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 West Calder

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in West Calder

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.45 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.99 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 81.87 USD

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

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