Whiting Tourism, Indiana

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Whiting is a city located in the Chicago Metropolitan Area in Lake County, Indiana, which was founded in 1889. The city is located on the southern shore of Lake Michigan. It is roughly 16 miles from the Chicago Loop and two miles from Chicago's South Side. Whiting is home to Whiting Refinery, the largest oil refinery in the Midwest. The population was 4,997 at the 2010 census.

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Find crucial information and trip planning details about Whiting, which is a city in United States. Whiting is located at a short trip away from Chicago a major city in United States. Add Chicago to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like The Art Institute Of Chicago, Millennium Park, Cloud Gate. Also, to reach Whiting, you'll have to take a flight to Chicago; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Whiting can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Whiting*

  • Pollution Statistics in Whiting

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

    • Air Pollution 32.19 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 44.33 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 53.25 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 28.57 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 24.34 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 23.77 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18.51 (Very Low)
  • Whiting: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 57.95 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 65.7 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 70.58 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 73.03 (High)
    • Car Stealing 55.14 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 65.14 (High)
    • Attacks 62.21 (High)
    • Drug offense 70.47 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 56.45 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 23.96 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 61.92 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 47.56 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 69.01 (High)
  • Living in Whiting - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Whiting is 160.26 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 34.75 (Low)
    • Climate Index 66.11 (High)
    • Pollution Index 38.09 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 43.33 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 76.83 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 65.88 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.63 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 132.15 (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 Whiting

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.42 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79.43 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 49.74 USD

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

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