How well do students live in Flensburg in Schleswig-Holstein?

Flensburg is an urban municipality in the federal state of Schleswig-Holstein. The location has a total area of approximately 49 km², about forty-nine thousand households and a population of circa 90,000 inhabitants. The average age is about 41 years, circa 1,818 persons gather per square kilometer and round about 1.8 inhabitants form an average household in Flensburg. This city has a high proportion of inhabitants between 20 and 29 and is excellently suited for fellow students. The next restaurant lies on average only 111 meters away, this city has with 117 citizens per local store remarkable supplies for daily needs, this location offers with 437 residents per restaurant an impeccable gastronomische bandwidth and the distance to the nearest shop is with merely 127 meters extremely small. The location has a high proportion of households without kids and has a high proportion of single households. This city has a total of two colleges within reach and offers 2 own colleges. The next university is on average just 1.7 kilometers away. In one of the 5 public indoor swimming pools you may draw your swimming lanes and the next public swimming pool lies on average in a distance of only circa 3 kilometers.
111 m Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
127 m Average linear distance to the nearest shop
387 m Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries

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Flensburg in Schleswig-Holstein at

Top urban municipalities for students in Schleswig-Holstein

In what way is Flensburg better for students than the average?

Linear distance to restaurant
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
111m vs. 2.3km
111m vs. 2.3km
Linear distance to shop
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
127m vs. 2.1km
127m vs. 2.1km
Linear distance to supermarket
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
387m vs. 3.9km
387m vs. 3.9km
Shop density
Average number of inhabitants per shop
117.5 vs. 412.5
117.5 vs. 412.5
Linear distance to university
Average linear distance to the nearest university
1.7km vs. 18.3km
1.7km vs. 18.3km
Single households
Share of single households in the total number of households
50.8% vs. 31.2%
50.8% vs. 31.2%
Restaurant density
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
436.6 vs. 655.8
436.6 vs. 655.8
Households without children
Share of households without children in the total number of households
77.4% vs. 62%
77.4% vs. 62%
Linear distance to public swimming
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
3.1km vs. 5.9km
3.1km vs. 5.9km
Supermarket Density
Average number of inhabitants per supermarket
1,492 vs. 1,878
1,492 vs. 1,878
Residents between 20 and 29
Share of people aged between 20 and 29
18.6% vs. 9.4%
18.6% vs. 9.4%

In what way is Flensburg worse for students than the average?

Accessible recreation offers for students
Inhabitants between 20 and 29 years per accessible movie theater, theater and museum
755.2 vs. 84.5
755.2 vs. 84.5
Gastronomy for students
Inhabitants between 20 and 29 years per restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc. in this region
65.2 vs. 58
65.2 vs. 58
Recreation & leisure areas
Share of vegetation, water and sport areas (excluding agricultural areas) in relation to the total area (excluding agricultural areas)
24.7% vs. 32.8%
24.7% vs. 32.8%

Common numbers about Flensburg

Average age
Average age of the total population
41.1 vs. 44.2
41.1 vs. 44.2
Average household size
Average number of inhabitants per household
1.8 vs. 2.3
1.8 vs. 2.3
Population density
People per km²
1,818 vs. 197.6
1,818 vs. 197.6
Green areas
Share of green areas in the total area
36.4% vs. 65.7%
36.4% vs. 65.7%
Water areas
Share of water areas in the total area
0.5% vs. 1%
0.5% vs. 1%
Total area
Total area
49.2km² vs. 32.3km²
49.2km² vs. 32.3km²
Total households
Total households
48,688 vs. 3,339
48,688 vs. 3,339
Total population
Total population
89,504 vs. 6,887
89,504 vs. 6,887

Urban municipalities in Schleswig-Holstein

| Sources: Population: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis), © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Landuse: OpenStreetMap contributors | Households: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Education: OpenStreetMap contributors | Recreation: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors | Health: OpenStreetMap contributors | Living: OpenStreetMap contributors | Public safety: PKS Bundeskriminalamt, 2019, Kreis - Falltabellen |