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

Helgoland is a community in the county of Pinneberg. It has 581 households, 1,265 citizens and a total area of about 2 km². The average age is about 49 years, round about 2.2 people form an average household in Helgoland and circa 702 persons live on each km². The community is really well suited for retirees, is inhabited by a high number of seniors and has a rather low crime rate. The mean distance to the next local store is with only 603 meters minuscule, this town has with 15 inhabitants per store a remarkable supply for the daily needs, the next guesthouse lies on average in a distance of merely four hundred and eighty meters and this area has with 44 inhabitants per gastronomic establishment a fabulous bandwidth of culinary enterprises. It offers besides 3 own public swimming pools, the location offers a considerable number of recreational areas and the average distance to the next public swimming pool is with 425 meters very short.
15.4 Average number of inhabitants per shop
8.1 Inhabitants older than 65 years per restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc. in this region
632.5 Average number of inhabitants per doctor

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.

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Helgoland in the county of Pinneberg at

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

Average number of inhabitants per shop
15.4 vs. 412.5
15.4 vs. 412.5
Inhabitants older than 65 years per restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc. in this region
8.1 vs. 122.3
8.1 vs. 122.3
Average number of inhabitants per doctor
632.5 vs. 3,925
632.5 vs. 3,925
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
43.6 vs. 655.8
43.6 vs. 655.8
Average number of inhabitants per supermarket
180.7 vs. 1,878
180.7 vs. 1,878
Average number of inhabitants per dentist
1,265 vs. 6,078
1,265 vs. 6,078
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
425m vs. 5.9km
425m vs. 5.9km
Average linear distance to the next dentist
687m vs. 8.2km
687m vs. 8.2km
Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
622m vs. 6.2km
622m vs. 6.2km
Average number of inhabitants per pharmacy
1,265 vs. 4,014
1,265 vs. 4,014
Average linear distance to the next pharmacy
758m vs. 5.9km
758m vs. 5.9km
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
480m vs. 2.3km
480m vs. 2.3km
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
717m vs. 3.9km
717m vs. 3.9km
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
603m vs. 2.1km
603m vs. 2.1km
Crime against life and limb per 100 inhabitants older than 65
0.6 vs. 0.7
0.6 vs. 0.7
Share of residents older than 65
25.1% vs. 21%
25.1% vs. 21%
Share of vegetation, water and sport areas (excluding agricultural areas) in relation to the total area (excluding agricultural areas)
49.4% vs. 32.8%
49.4% vs. 32.8%
People per km² older than 65 years
175.8 vs. 41.5
175.8 vs. 41.5

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

Share of households without children in the total number of households
66.6% vs. 62%
66.6% vs. 62%

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

People per km²
701.7 vs. 197.6
701.7 vs. 197.6

Common numbers about Helgoland

Average age of the total population
48.8 vs. 44.2
48.8 vs. 44.2
Average number of inhabitants per household
2.2 vs. 2.3
2.2 vs. 2.3
People per km²
701.7 vs. 197.6
701.7 vs. 197.6
Share of green areas in the total area
48.3% vs. 65.7%
48.3% vs. 65.7%
Share of water areas in the total area
0.1% vs. 1%
0.1% vs. 1%
Total area
1.8km² vs. 32.3km²
1.8km² vs. 32.3km²
Total households
581 vs. 3,339
581 vs. 3,339
Total population
1,265 vs. 6,887
1,265 vs. 6,887
| Sources: Population: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis), © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Landuse: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors | Public safety: PKS Bundeskriminalamt, 2019, Kreis - Falltabellen | Education: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors | Households: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis), © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Recreation: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors | Health: OpenStreetMap contributors | Living: OpenStreetMap contributors |