Wiltshire Tourism, United Kingdom

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Wiltshire (/ˈwɪltʃər/ or /ˈwɪltʃɪər/) is a county in South West England with an area of 3,485 km2 (1,346 square miles). It is landlocked and borders the counties of Dorset, Somerset, Hampshire, Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire and Berkshire. The county town was Wilton but Wiltshire Council is now based in the new county town of Trowbridge. Wiltshire is characterised by its high downland and wide valleys. Salisbury Plain is noted for being the location of the Stonehenge and Avebury stone circles and other ancient landmarks, and as a training area for the British Army. The city of Salisbury is notable for its mediaeval cathedral. Important country houses open to the public include Longleat, near Warminster, and the National Trust's Stourhead, near Mere.

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Facts and Stats for Wiltshire*

  • Pollution Statistics in Wiltshire

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

    • Air Pollution 45 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 40 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 35 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 35 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 35 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 35 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15 (Very Low)
  • Wiltshire: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 20 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 15 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 13.33 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 5.36 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 15 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 16.07 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 15 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 33.33 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 95.31 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 73.44 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 21.67 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 23.21 (Low)
  • Living in Wiltshire - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Wiltshire is 195.89 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 80.93 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 91.37 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 43.79 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 29.83 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 80.38 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 89.81 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.83 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 127.57 (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 Wiltshire

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 15.34 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 58.1 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 84.82 USD

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

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