How well do elderly people live in Bad Harzburg in the county of Goslar?

Bad Harzburg is a city in the county of Goslar. Bad Harzburg has circa twenty-twotausend inhabitants, a size of approximately sixty-six square kilometers and a number of 11,246 households. About 335 people live on each km², the average household size in Bad Harzburg is 2.0 people and the average age is approximately 49 years. This location is an area for pensioners and is inhabited by a high number of retirees. This city is inhabited by few children. The next guesthouse is on average just 751 meters apart, the city has with 348 citizens per restaurant a reasonable collection of the culinary kind, the average distance to the nearest shop is with just 706 meters low and this area offers with 174 inhabitants per local store a very good supply for the daily needs. The next public pool is in the mean just 2.0 kilometers apart, this region offers in addition many recreational areas and in one of the 7 public indoor swimming pools you can relax.
1,219 Average number of inhabitants per doctor
1.1 km Average linear distance to the next dentist
2,743 Average number of inhabitants per dentist

GEOfy Indicators

There are many reasons for choosing a new place to live: a new job, kids, a new college career or your retirement. The decision for a new home comes to most people sooner or later. No matter what your motivation is, the move must be well planned and the selection of the new residence well thought out.

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Bad Harzburg in the county of Goslar at

In what way is Bad Harzburg better for elderly people than the average?

Doctor density
Average number of inhabitants per doctor
1,219 vs. 3,925
1,219 vs. 3,925
Linear distance to dentist
Average linear distance to the next dentist
1.1km vs. 8.2km
1.1km vs. 8.2km
Dentist density
Average number of inhabitants per dentist
2,743 vs. 6,078
2,743 vs. 6,078
Linear distance to general practitioner
Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
1.1km vs. 6.2km
1.1km vs. 6.2km
Shop density
Average number of inhabitants per shop
174.2 vs. 412.5
174.2 vs. 412.5
Linear distance to supermarket
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
810m vs. 3.9km
810m vs. 3.9km
Linear distance to shop
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
706m vs. 2.1km
706m vs. 2.1km
Linear distance to restaurant
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
751m vs. 2.3km
751m vs. 2.3km
Linear distance to pharmacy
Average linear distance to the next pharmacy
1.3km vs. 5.9km
1.3km vs. 5.9km
Restaurant density
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
348.3 vs. 655.8
348.3 vs. 655.8
Linear distance to public swimming
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
2km vs. 5.9km
2km vs. 5.9km
Pharmacy density
Average number of inhabitants per pharmacy
2,743 vs. 4,014
2,743 vs. 4,014
Gastronomy for elderly people
Inhabitants older than 65 years per restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc. in this region
105.8 vs. 122.3
105.8 vs. 122.3
Households without children
Share of households without children in the total number of households
72.2% vs. 62%
72.2% vs. 62%
Residents older than 65
Share of people older than 65
32.8% vs. 21%
32.8% vs. 21%
Recreation & leisure areas
Share of vegetation, water and sport areas (excluding agricultural areas) in relation to the total area (excluding agricultural areas)
43.9% vs. 32.8%
43.9% vs. 32.8%
Population density older than 65
People per km² older than 65 years
109.7 vs. 41.5
109.7 vs. 41.5

In what way is Bad Harzburg in the average for elderly people?

Supermarket Density
Average number of inhabitants per supermarket
1,829 vs. 1,878
1,829 vs. 1,878
Violent crime elderly people
Crime against life and limb per 100 inhabitants older than 65
0.7 vs. 0.7
0.7 vs. 0.7

In what way is Bad Harzburg worse for elderly people than the average?

Low population density
People per km²
334.8 vs. 197.6
334.8 vs. 197.6

Common numbers about Bad Harzburg

Average age
Average age of the total population
49.3 vs. 44.2
49.3 vs. 44.2
Average household size
Average number of inhabitants per household
2 vs. 2.3
2 vs. 2.3
Population density
People per km²
334.8 vs. 197.6
334.8 vs. 197.6
Green areas
Share of green areas in the total area
80.9% vs. 65.7%
80.9% vs. 65.7%
Water areas
Share of water areas in the total area
0.9% vs. 1%
0.9% vs. 1%
Total area
Total area
65.5km² vs. 32.3km²
65.5km² vs. 32.3km²
Total households
Total households
11,246 vs. 3,339
11,246 vs. 3,339
Total population
Total population
21,945 vs. 6,887
21,945 vs. 6,887
| Sources: Population: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis), © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Landuse: OpenStreetMap contributors | Public safety: PKS Bundeskriminalamt, 2019, Kreis - Falltabellen | Households: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Education: OpenStreetMap contributors | Health: OpenStreetMap contributors | Living: OpenStreetMap contributors | Recreation: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors |