How well do elderly people live in Freiberg in the county of Mittelsachsen?

Freiberg is a city in the county of Mittelsachsen. The location has about forty-onetausend inhabitants, a footprint of round about forty-eight square kilometers and circa 20,000 households. The average age is round about 45 years, about 850 people live on each km² and the average household size in Freiberg is 2.0 inhabitants. The area offers with 77 residents per store a remarkable supply for the daily needs, the next shop is on average in a distance of merely 219 meters, the location offers with 359 residents per café, bar or restaurant an impeccable kulinarische collection and the next pub is in the mean in a distance of merely 386 meters. The average distance to the nearest public indoor swimming pool is with just 791 meters very minuscule and Freiberg has 6 own public swimming pools. The region is quite secure for retirees in nationwide comparison, is well suited for pensioners and is inhabited by many seniors. This region has a high proportion of households without children.
552.5 Average number of inhabitants per doctor
271 m Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
457 m Average linear distance to the next dentist

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Freiberg in the county of Mittelsachsen at

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

Doctor density
Average number of inhabitants per doctor
552.5 vs. 3,925
552.5 vs. 3,925
Linear distance to general practitioner
Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
271m vs. 6.2km
271m vs. 6.2km
Linear distance to dentist
Average linear distance to the next dentist
457m vs. 8.2km
457m vs. 8.2km
Shop density
Average number of inhabitants per shop
76.6 vs. 412.5
76.6 vs. 412.5
Dentist density
Average number of inhabitants per dentist
1,460 vs. 6,078
1,460 vs. 6,078
Linear distance to shop
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
219m vs. 2.1km
219m vs. 2.1km
Linear distance to pharmacy
Average linear distance to the next pharmacy
615m vs. 5.9km
615m vs. 5.9km
Linear distance to public swimming
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
791m vs. 5.9km
791m vs. 5.9km
Linear distance to restaurant
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
386m vs. 2.3km
386m vs. 2.3km
Linear distance to supermarket
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
638m vs. 3.9km
638m vs. 3.9km
Restaurant density
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
358.6 vs. 655.8
358.6 vs. 655.8
Gastronomy for elderly people
Inhabitants older than 65 years per restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc. in this region
81.3 vs. 122.3
81.3 vs. 122.3
Pharmacy density
Average number of inhabitants per pharmacy
2,920 vs. 4,014
2,920 vs. 4,014
Violent crime elderly people
Crime against life and limb per 100 inhabitants older than 65
0.4 vs. 0.7
0.4 vs. 0.7
Supermarket Density
Average number of inhabitants per supermarket
1,278 vs. 1,878
1,278 vs. 1,878
Households without children
Share of households without children in the total number of households
69.1% vs. 62%
69.1% vs. 62%
Residents older than 65
Share of residents older than 65
26.4% vs. 21%
26.4% vs. 21%
Population density older than 65
People per km² older than 65 years
224.8 vs. 41.5
224.8 vs. 41.5

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

Low population density
People per km²
850.3 vs. 197.6
850.3 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)
24.6% vs. 32.8%
24.6% vs. 32.8%

Common numbers about Freiberg

Average age
Average age of the total population
44.8 vs. 44.2
44.8 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
850.3 vs. 197.6
850.3 vs. 197.6
Green areas
Share of green areas in the total area
64.5% vs. 65.7%
64.5% vs. 65.7%
Water areas
Share of water areas in the total area
0.6% vs. 1%
0.6% vs. 1%
Total area
Total area
48.1km² vs. 32.3km²
48.1km² vs. 32.3km²
Total households
Total households
19,950 vs. 3,339
19,950 vs. 3,339
Total population
Total population
40,885 vs. 6,887
40,885 vs. 6,887
| Sources: Population: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis), © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Public safety: PKS Bundeskriminalamt, 2019, Kreis - Falltabellen | Landuse: OpenStreetMap contributors | Households: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Living: OpenStreetMap contributors | Health: OpenStreetMap contributors | Recreation: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors | Education: OpenStreetMap contributors |