Wishaw Tourism, United Kingdom

Visit Wishaw - Best of Wishaw

Wishaw is a town and former burgh in North Lanarkshire, Scotland. It is on the edge of the Clyde Valley, 15 miles (24 km) south-east of Glasgow City Centre. The main areas of Wishaw are: Cambusnethan, Coltness, Craigneuk, Gowkthrapple, Dimsdale, Greenhead, Wishawhill, Netherton, Pather and Waterloo. There are two adjoining villages, often included as part of the town for administrative purposes: Overtown and Newmains. The Burgh of Wishaw was formed in 1855 ten years before its neighbour, Motherwell, with which it formed the joint large burgh in 1920 (the Burgh of Motherwell and Wishaw) until its dissolution when Scottish local authorities were restructured in 1975. The Motherwell and Wishaw constituency is represented in the UK Parliament by Marion Fellows MP. In the Scottish Parliament the constituency is represented by Clare Adamson. In the census of 2011, the population of Wishaw (as defined above) was 39,369.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Wishaw in United Kingdom. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Wishaw like a local. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Edinburgh, United Kingdom. Attractions in Edinburgh include Edinburgh Castle, Greyfriars Kirkyard, The Royal Mile. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Wishaw.

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Facts and Stats for Wishaw*

  • Pollution Statistics in Wishaw

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

    • Air Pollution 29.69 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 16.3 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 47 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 14.42 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 39 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18 (Very Low)
  • Wishaw: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 38.3 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 42.12 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 49.77 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25.69 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 29.82 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.95 (Low)
    • Attacks 50.23 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 65.09 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 74.09 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 42.73 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 54.95 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 32.5 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.92 (Moderate)
  • Living in Wishaw - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Wishaw is 189.21 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 54.85 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 84.78 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 31.13 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.31 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 68.53 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 84.04 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.87 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 127.59 (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 Wishaw

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.8 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.73 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 78.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 69.83 USD

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

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