Zoetermeer Tourism, Netherlands

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Zoetermeer (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌzutərˈmeːr] ) is a city in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. The municipality covers an area of 37.05 km2 (14.31 sq mi) of which 2.50 km2 (0.97 sq mi) is water. A small village until the late 1960s, it had 6,392 inhabitants in 1950. By 2013 this had grown to 123,328, making it the third largest population centre in the province of South Holland, after Rotterdam and The Hague. It is part of the Haaglanden conurbation. The name "Zoetermeer" (Dutch for "Sweet Lake") refers to the former fresh lake north of the town (reclaimed in 1614).

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Zoetermeer in Netherlands. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Zoetermeer like a local. When planning a trip to Zoetermeer, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Rotterdam. Add Rotterdam to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Rotterdam The Hague Airport. 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 Zoetermeer*

  • Pollution Statistics in Zoetermeer

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

    • Air Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 31.25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 12.5 (Very Low)
  • Zoetermeer: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 35.71 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.62 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 30.36 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 30.36 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 26.92 (Low)
    • Attacks 32.14 (Low)
    • Drug offense 30.36 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 71.43 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 66.07 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.14 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.43 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.07 (Moderate)
  • Living in Zoetermeer - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 67.63 (High)
    • Climate Index 87.81 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 34.91 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30.4 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 91.11 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.69 (Moderate)
    • 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 Zoetermeer

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.18 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.39 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.53 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 110.81 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 98.5 USD

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

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