How well do families live in Cham in the county of Cham?

Cham is a city in the county of Cham. Cham has a ground area of round about eighty-one square kilometers, 7,022 households and a total population of circa 17,000 residents. The average age is circa 44 years, about 209 people gather per square kilometer and about 2.4 inhabitants form an average household in Cham. Cham offers with 277 citizens per restaurant an impeccable bandwidth of gastronomic operations, the next bar lies in the mean in a distance of merely 337 meters, the next shop lies on average in a distance of only 207 meters and it has with 94 citizens per local store an exemplary range of shopping opportunities. This area has with a density of 105 children per kindergarden a an impeccable care offering for the children. The area offers 8 kindergardens and has in total besides 43 schools. The nearest school is in the mean merely one hundred and eighty meters apart and the distance to the nearest kindergarden is with 766 meters very minuscule. The area has 5 own public swimming pools and the next public swimming pool lies in the mean just 463 meters away. Cham is a secure living area for families with children, is inhabited by a high number of families and is best suited for families.
180 m Average linear distance to the nearest school
463 m Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
207 m Average linear distance to the nearest shop

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Cham in the county of Cham at

In what way is Cham better for families than the average?

Linear distance to school
Average linear distance to the nearest school
180m vs. 4.2km
180m vs. 4.2km
Linear distance to public swimming
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
463m vs. 5.9km
463m vs. 5.9km
Linear distance to shop
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
207m vs. 2.1km
207m vs. 2.1km
Linear distance to general practitioner
Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
547m vs. 6.2km
547m vs. 6.2km
Shop density
Average number of inhabitants per shop
93.9 vs. 412.5
93.9 vs. 412.5
Linear distance to dentist
Average linear distance to the next dentist
739m vs. 8.2km
739m vs. 8.2km
Pupils per school
Average number of pupils per school in this region
46.6 vs. 249.1
46.6 vs. 249.1
Linear distance to supermarket
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
472m vs. 3.9km
472m vs. 3.9km
Linear distance to restaurant
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
337m vs. 2.3km
337m vs. 2.3km
Linear distance to kindergarten
Average linear distance to the nearest kindergarten
766m vs. 4.5km
766m vs. 4.5km
Dentist density
Average number of inhabitants per dentist
3,381 vs. 6,078
3,381 vs. 6,078
Restaurant density
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
277.2 vs. 655.8
277.2 vs. 655.8
Public swimming for families
Inhabitants aged under 18 or between 30 and 50 years per public swimming pool in this region
1,443 vs. 1,693
1,443 vs. 1,693
Criminal offenses
Criminal offenses per 100 inhabitants
3 vs. 4.7
3 vs. 4.7
Children per kindergarten
Average number of children younger than 6 years per kindergarten in this region
105.4 vs. 121.9
105.4 vs. 121.9
Share of family households with children
Share of family households with children in the total number of households
37% vs. 29.9%
37% vs. 29.9%
Violent crime families
Crime against life and limb per 100 inhabitants in the age group of families (younger than 18 or between 30 and 50 years)
0.2 vs. 0.3
0.2 vs. 0.3
Gastronomy for families
Restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc in this region 100 inhabitants in the age group of families (younger than 18 or between 30 and 50 years)
0.9 vs. 0.6
0.9 vs. 0.6
Recreation offers for families
Movie theaters, theaters and museums per 100 inhabitants in the age group of families (younger than 18 or between 30 and 50 years)
0.055 vs. 0.043
0.055 vs. 0.043

In what way is Cham in the average for families?

Children per playground
Children under 18 years per playground
147.7 vs. 147.6
147.7 vs. 147.6
Family aged people
Share of residents in the age group of families (younger than 18 or between 30 and 50 years)
42.7% vs. 42.3%
42.7% vs. 42.3%

In what way is Cham worse for families than the average?

Recreation & leisure areas
Share of vegetation, water and sport areas (excluding agricultural areas) in relation to the total area (excluding agricultural areas)
7.9% vs. 32.8%
7.9% vs. 32.8%

Common numbers about Cham

Average age
Average age of the total population
43.7 vs. 44.2
43.7 vs. 44.2
Average household size
Average number of inhabitants per household
2.4 vs. 2.3
2.4 vs. 2.3
Population density
People per km²
209.2 vs. 197.6
209.2 vs. 197.6
Green areas
Share of green areas in the total area
22.8% vs. 65.7%
22.8% vs. 65.7%
Water areas
Share of water areas in the total area
1.6% vs. 1%
1.6% vs. 1%
Total area
Total area
80.8km² vs. 32.3km²
80.8km² vs. 32.3km²
Total households
Total households
7,022 vs. 3,339
7,022 vs. 3,339
Total population
Total population
16,907 vs. 6,887
16,907 vs. 6,887
| Sources: Households: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Education: OpenStreetMap contributors | Population: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis), © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Living: OpenStreetMap contributors | Health: OpenStreetMap contributors | Landuse: OpenStreetMap contributors | Recreation: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors | Public safety: PKS Bundeskriminalamt, 2019, Kreis - Falltabellen |