How well do elderly people live in Elmshorn in the county of Pinneberg?

Elmshorn is a city in the county of Pinneberg. It has a total population of round about 50,000 inhabitants, circa 23,000 households as a whole and a size of more or less twenty-two square kilometers. Round about 2,298 citizens live on each km², the average household size in Elmshorn is 2.2 citizens and the mean age is approximately 42 years. This location is senior-friendly. In one of the 5 public pools you may relax and drift and the mean distance to the nearest public swimming pool is with merely 134 meters extremely short. The next guesthouse lies in the mean 143 meters away, Elmshorn has with 536 residents per restaurant an impeccable gastronomische choice, the region offers with 121 inhabitants per shop first class supplies for daily needs and the next local store is on average in a distance of just one hundred and sixty meters.
134 m Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
307 m Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
143 m Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant

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.

GEOfy has developed a unique system of indicators that assesses every region in Germany in terms of the personal needs of individuals or the suitability of the region for certain groups of people, such as families, students or senior citizens.

The GEOfy indicator system

Elmshorn in the county of Pinneberg at

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

Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
134m vs. 5.9km
134m vs. 5.9km
Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
307m vs. 6.2km
307m vs. 6.2km
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
143m vs. 2.3km
143m vs. 2.3km
Average linear distance to the next dentist
425m vs. 8.2km
425m vs. 8.2km
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
160m vs. 2.1km
160m vs. 2.1km
Average number of inhabitants per doctor
1,720 vs. 3,925
1,720 vs. 3,925
Average number of inhabitants per shop
121.4 vs. 412.5
121.4 vs. 412.5
Average linear distance to the next pharmacy
778m vs. 5.9km
778m vs. 5.9km
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
751m vs. 3.9km
751m vs. 3.9km
Average number of inhabitants per dentist
3,563 vs. 6,078
3,563 vs. 6,078
Inhabitants older than 65 years per restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc. in this region
90.3 vs. 122.3
90.3 vs. 122.3
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
536.4 vs. 655.8
536.4 vs. 655.8
Average number of inhabitants per supermarket
1,663 vs. 1,878
1,663 vs. 1,878
People per km² older than 65 years
436.8 vs. 41.5
436.8 vs. 41.5

In what way is Elmshorn in the average for elderly people?

Average number of inhabitants per pharmacy
3,837 vs. 4,014
3,837 vs. 4,014
Share of households without children in the total number of households
66.7% vs. 62%
66.7% vs. 62%
Share of residents older than 65
19% vs. 21%
19% vs. 21%

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

Crime against life and limb per 100 inhabitants older than 65
0.9 vs. 0.7
0.9 vs. 0.7
People per km²
2,298 vs. 197.6
2,298 vs. 197.6
Share of vegetation, water and sport areas (excluding agricultural areas) in relation to the total area (excluding agricultural areas)
28.9% vs. 32.8%
28.9% vs. 32.8%

Common numbers about Elmshorn

Average age of the total population
41.9 vs. 44.2
41.9 vs. 44.2
Average number of inhabitants per household
2.2 vs. 2.3
2.2 vs. 2.3
People per km²
2,298 vs. 197.6
2,298 vs. 197.6
Share of green areas in the total area
34.8% vs. 65.7%
34.8% vs. 65.7%
Share of water areas in the total area
1.2% vs. 1%
1.2% vs. 1%
Total area
21.7km² vs. 32.3km²
21.7km² vs. 32.3km²
Total households
22,919 vs. 3,339
22,919 vs. 3,339
Total population
49,883 vs. 6,887
49,883 vs. 6,887
| Sources: Landuse: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors | Population: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis), © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Households: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis), © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Education: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors | Health: OpenStreetMap contributors | Living: OpenStreetMap contributors | Recreation: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors | Public safety: PKS Bundeskriminalamt, 2019, Kreis - Falltabellen |