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

Elmshorn is a city in the county of Pinneberg. The location has a territory of circa 22 km², a total number of 22,919 households and a total population of 49,883 citizens. The average age is round about 42 years, the average household size in Elmshorn is 2.2 citizens and circa 2,298 people live on each km². This city offers with 121 citizens per store a very good spectrum of shopping facilities, the next bar lies on average merely 143 meters apart, the next store is in the mean one hundred and sixty meters away and this city has with 536 citizens per bar or restaurant a reasonable collection of the gastronomic kind. Elmshorn offers in addition 5 own public indoor swimming pools and the next public indoor swimming pool lies in the mean 134 meters away. This region is suited for elderly people.
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

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Elmshorn in the county of Pinneberg at

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

Linear distance to public swimming
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
134m vs. 5.9km
134m vs. 5.9km
Linear distance to general practitioner
Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
307m vs. 6.2km
307m vs. 6.2km
Linear distance to restaurant
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
143m vs. 2.3km
143m vs. 2.3km
Linear distance to dentist
Average linear distance to the next dentist
425m vs. 8.2km
425m vs. 8.2km
Linear distance to shop
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
160m vs. 2.1km
160m vs. 2.1km
Doctor density
Average number of inhabitants per doctor
1,720 vs. 3,925
1,720 vs. 3,925
Shop density
Average number of inhabitants per shop
121.4 vs. 412.5
121.4 vs. 412.5
Linear distance to pharmacy
Average linear distance to the next pharmacy
778m vs. 5.9km
778m vs. 5.9km
Linear distance to supermarket
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
751m vs. 3.9km
751m vs. 3.9km
Dentist density
Average number of inhabitants per dentist
3,563 vs. 6,078
3,563 vs. 6,078
Gastronomy for elderly people
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
Restaurant density
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
536.4 vs. 655.8
536.4 vs. 655.8
Supermarket Density
Average number of inhabitants per supermarket
1,663 vs. 1,878
1,663 vs. 1,878
Population density older than 65
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?

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

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

Violent crime elderly people
Crime against life and limb per 100 inhabitants older than 65
0.9 vs. 0.7
0.9 vs. 0.7
Low population density
People per km²
2,298 vs. 197.6
2,298 vs. 197.6
Recreation & leisure areas
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
Average age of the total population
41.9 vs. 44.2
41.9 vs. 44.2
Average household size
Average number of inhabitants per household
2.2 vs. 2.3
2.2 vs. 2.3
Population density
People per km²
2,298 vs. 197.6
2,298 vs. 197.6
Green areas
Share of green areas in the total area
34.8% vs. 65.7%
34.8% vs. 65.7%
Water areas
Share of water areas in the total area
1.2% vs. 1%
1.2% vs. 1%
Total area
Total area
21.7km² vs. 32.3km²
21.7km² vs. 32.3km²
Total households
Total households
22,919 vs. 3,339
22,919 vs. 3,339
Total population
Total population
49,883 vs. 6,887
49,883 vs. 6,887
| Sources: Landuse: OpenStreetMap contributors | Population: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis), © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Households: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Education: OpenStreetMap contributors | Health: OpenStreetMap contributors | Living: OpenStreetMap contributors | Recreation: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors | Public safety: PKS Bundeskriminalamt, 2019, Kreis - Falltabellen |