How well do elderly people live in Itzehoe in the county of Steinburg?

Itzehoe is a city in the county of Steinburg. The area has a footprint of approximately 28 km², a total count of 14,267 households and a population of 31,879 residents. The average age is approximately 44 years, the mean household size in Itzehoe is 2.2 people and about 1,137 persons live on each km². The mean distance to the next guesthouse is with merely 524 meters extremely short, the city has with 498 residents per restaurant an impeccable choice of the culinary kind, Itzehoe has with 88 residents per local store fabulous supplies for daily needs and the next local store lies on average only 444 meters apart. This city has 5 own public indoor swimming pools and the next public indoor swimming pool is in the mean in a distance of six hundred and fifty meters. This region is well suited for pensioners.
797 Average number of inhabitants per doctor
87.6 Average number of inhabitants per shop
614 m Average linear distance to the next general practitioner

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Itzehoe in the county of Steinburg at

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

Doctor density
Average number of inhabitants per doctor
797 vs. 3,925
797 vs. 3,925
Shop density
Average number of inhabitants per shop
87.6 vs. 412.5
87.6 vs. 412.5
Linear distance to general practitioner
Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
614m vs. 6.2km
614m vs. 6.2km
Linear distance to public swimming
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
650m vs. 5.9km
650m vs. 5.9km
Linear distance to dentist
Average linear distance to the next dentist
896m vs. 8.2km
896m vs. 8.2km
Linear distance to shop
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
444m vs. 2.1km
444m vs. 2.1km
Dentist density
Average number of inhabitants per dentist
2,898 vs. 6,078
2,898 vs. 6,078
Linear distance to supermarket
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
698m vs. 3.9km
698m vs. 3.9km
Linear distance to restaurant
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
524m vs. 2.3km
524m vs. 2.3km
Linear distance to pharmacy
Average linear distance to the next pharmacy
999m vs. 5.9km
999m vs. 5.9km
Gastronomy for elderly people
Inhabitants older than 65 years per restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc. in this region
95.1 vs. 122.3
95.1 vs. 122.3
Restaurant density
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
498.1 vs. 655.8
498.1 vs. 655.8
Pharmacy density
Average number of inhabitants per pharmacy
3,542 vs. 4,014
3,542 vs. 4,014
Supermarket Density
Average number of inhabitants per supermarket
1,449 vs. 1,878
1,449 vs. 1,878
Population density older than 65
People per km² older than 65 years
261.2 vs. 41.5
261.2 vs. 41.5

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

Violent crime elderly people
Crime against life and limb per 100 inhabitants older than 65
0.8 vs. 0.7
0.8 vs. 0.7
Households without children
Share of households without children in the total number of households
65.3% vs. 62%
65.3% vs. 62%
Residents older than 65
Share of residents older than 65
23% vs. 21%
23% vs. 21%

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

Low population density
People per km²
1,137 vs. 197.6
1,137 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)
23.8% vs. 32.8%
23.8% vs. 32.8%

Common numbers about Itzehoe

Average age
Average age of the total population
44.1 vs. 44.2
44.1 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
1,137 vs. 197.6
1,137 vs. 197.6
Green areas
Share of green areas in the total area
43.2% vs. 65.7%
43.2% vs. 65.7%
Water areas
Share of water areas in the total area
1.6% vs. 1%
1.6% vs. 1%
Total area
Total area
28km² vs. 32.3km²
28km² vs. 32.3km²
Total households
Total households
14,267 vs. 3,339
14,267 vs. 3,339
Total population
Total population
31,879 vs. 6,887
31,879 vs. 6,887
| Sources: Landuse: OpenStreetMap contributors | Population: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis), © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Households: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Education: OpenStreetMap contributors | Living: OpenStreetMap contributors | Health: OpenStreetMap contributors | Public safety: PKS Bundeskriminalamt, 2019, Kreis - Falltabellen | Recreation: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors |