How well do elderly people live in Husum in the county of Nordfriesland?

Husum is a city in the county of Nordfriesland. The area has a size of twenty-six square kilometers, approximately eleven thousand households and 23,158 residents. The mean household size in Husum is 2.0 persons, the mean age is about 45 years and 893 persons gather per km². It is inhabited by a high number of retirees, is secure for seniors in nationwide comparison and is well suited for pensioners. This region is inhabited by few kids. The area has even a own public indoor swimming pool. The next store lies in the mean just five hundred and seventy meters apart, the next café lies in the mean in a distance of only 658 meters, this region has with 65 residents per store a fabulous compilation of shopping facilities and the area has with 301 residents per gastronomic establishment a reasonable kulinarische bandwidth.
64.9 Average number of inhabitants per shop
1,287 Average number of inhabitants per doctor
3,308 Average number of inhabitants per dentist

GEOfy Indicators

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Husum in the county of Nordfriesland at

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

Shop density
Average number of inhabitants per shop
64.9 vs. 412.5
64.9 vs. 412.5
Doctor density
Average number of inhabitants per doctor
1,287 vs. 3,925
1,287 vs. 3,925
Dentist density
Average number of inhabitants per dentist
3,308 vs. 6,078
3,308 vs. 6,078
Linear distance to shop
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
570m vs. 2.1km
570m vs. 2.1km
Linear distance to restaurant
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
658m vs. 2.3km
658m vs. 2.3km
Gastronomy for elderly people
Inhabitants older than 65 years per restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc. in this region
65.1 vs. 122.3
65.1 vs. 122.3
Restaurant density
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
300.8 vs. 655.8
300.8 vs. 655.8
Linear distance to general practitioner
Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
1.6km vs. 6.2km
1.6km vs. 6.2km
Linear distance to dentist
Average linear distance to the next dentist
2km vs. 8.2km
2km vs. 8.2km
Linear distance to supermarket
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
1.3km vs. 3.9km
1.3km vs. 3.9km
Linear distance to pharmacy
Average linear distance to the next pharmacy
1.7km vs. 5.9km
1.7km vs. 5.9km
Supermarket Density
Average number of inhabitants per supermarket
964.9 vs. 1,878
964.9 vs. 1,878
Pharmacy density
Average number of inhabitants per pharmacy
3,308 vs. 4,014
3,308 vs. 4,014
Violent crime elderly people
Crime against life and limb per 100 inhabitants older than 65
0.6 vs. 0.7
0.6 vs. 0.7
Households without children
Share of households without children in the total number of households
68.2% vs. 62%
68.2% vs. 62%
Residents older than 65
Share of residents older than 65
24.5% vs. 21%
24.5% vs. 21%
Population density older than 65
People per km² older than 65 years
218.5 vs. 41.5
218.5 vs. 41.5

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

Recreation & leisure areas
Share of vegetation, water and sport areas (excluding agricultural areas) in relation to the total area (excluding agricultural areas)
35.1% vs. 32.8%
35.1% vs. 32.8%

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

Low population density
People per km²
893 vs. 197.6
893 vs. 197.6
Linear distance to public swimming
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
7.6km vs. 5.9km
7.6km vs. 5.9km

Common numbers about Husum

Average age
Average age of the total population
44.7 vs. 44.2
44.7 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
893 vs. 197.6
893 vs. 197.6
Green areas
Share of green areas in the total area
37.5% vs. 65.7%
37.5% vs. 65.7%
Water areas
Share of water areas in the total area
1.1% vs. 1%
1.1% vs. 1%
Total area
Total area
25.9km² vs. 32.3km²
25.9km² vs. 32.3km²
Total households
Total households
11,365 vs. 3,339
11,365 vs. 3,339
Total population
Total population
23,158 vs. 6,887
23,158 vs. 6,887

Cities and communities in the county of Nordfriesland

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