How well do elderly people live in Meißen in the county of Meißen?

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

Why is Meißen actually suitable for elderly people? How is Meißen different from other regions?

vs. county Meißen

Average number of inhabitants per shop
78.8 vs. 214.5
78.8 vs. 214.5
Average linear distance to the next pharmacy
762m vs. 5.7km
762m vs. 5.7km
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
406m vs. 3.5km
406m vs. 3.5km
Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
584m vs. 4.4km
584m vs. 4.4km
Average linear distance to the next dentist
837m vs. 6km
837m vs. 6km
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
162m vs. 1.7km
162m vs. 1.7km
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
327m vs. 2.3km
327m vs. 2.3km
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
286.2 vs. 706.7
286.2 vs. 706.7
Average number of inhabitants per supermarket
1,169 vs. 2,035
1,169 vs. 2,035
Inhabitants older than 65 years per restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc. in this region
74 vs. 145
74 vs. 145
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
1.6km vs. 5.3km
1.6km vs. 5.3km
Crime against life and limb per 100 inhabitants older than 65
0.4 vs. 0.5
0.4 vs. 0.5
People per km² older than 65 years
245.1 vs. 59.7
245.1 vs. 59.7
Average number of inhabitants per doctor
2,003 vs. 2,301
2,003 vs. 2,301
Share of residents older than 65
27.2% vs. 24.4%
27.2% vs. 24.4%
The list above shows indicator values of Meißen compared to the respective average value in the county of Meißen.

vs. Germany

Average linear distance to the nearest shop
162m vs. 2.1km
162m vs. 2.1km
Average number of inhabitants per shop
78.8 vs. 389
78.8 vs. 389
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
406m vs. 3.9km
406m vs. 3.9km
Average number of inhabitants per doctor
2,003 vs. 3,654
2,003 vs. 3,654
Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
584m vs. 5.9km
584m vs. 5.9km
Average linear distance to the next dentist
837m vs. 7.8km
837m vs. 7.8km
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
327m vs. 2.3km
327m vs. 2.3km
Average linear distance to the next pharmacy
762m vs. 5.9km
762m vs. 5.9km
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
286.2 vs. 654.4
286.2 vs. 654.4
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
1.6km vs. 5.9km
1.6km vs. 5.9km
Inhabitants older than 65 years per restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc. in this region
74 vs. 122.1
74 vs. 122.1
Crime against life and limb per 100 inhabitants older than 65
0.4 vs. 0.7
0.4 vs. 0.7
Average number of inhabitants per supermarket
1,169 vs. 1,867
1,169 vs. 1,867
Share of residents older than 65
27.2% vs. 21%
27.2% vs. 21%
People per km² older than 65 years
245.1 vs. 41.5
245.1 vs. 41.5
The list above shows indicator values of Meißen compared to the respective average value in Germany.

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.

The GEOfy indicator system

Meißen in the county of Meißen at
Meißen is a city in the county of Meißen. The location has 28,044 residents, a number of 13,529 households and a total area of roughly thirty-one square kilometers. Circa 2.1 citizens form an average household in Meißen, the average age is round about 46 years and round about 902 inhabitants gather per km². This city is inhabited by a high number of retirees, is quite secure for seniors in nationwide comparison and is senior-friendly. This location offers 7 own public swimming pools and the next public indoor swimming pool is on average in a distance of round about 2 kilometers. The next shop is on average in a distance of just 162 meters, this location offers with 286 citizens per restaurant a reasonable kulinarische bandwidth, the next pub is in the mean just 327 meters apart and the city offers with 79 residents per shop a very good spectrum of shopping facilities.
162 m Average linear distance to the nearest shop
78.8 Average number of inhabitants per shop
406 m Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries

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

Average number of inhabitants per dentist
5,609 vs. 5,815
5,609 vs. 5,815
Average number of inhabitants per pharmacy
4,006 vs. 4,034
4,006 vs. 4,034
Share of households without children in the total number of households
68% vs. 62%
68% vs. 62%
The list above shows indicator values of Meißen compared to the respective average value in Germany.

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

People per km²
901.5 vs. 197.5
901.5 vs. 197.5
Share of vegetation, water and sport areas (excluding agricultural areas) in relation to the total area (excluding agricultural areas)
24.2% vs. 36.2%
24.2% vs. 36.2%
The list above shows indicator values of Meißen compared to the respective average value in Germany.

Common numbers about Meißen

Average age of the total population
45.9 vs. 44.2
45.9 vs. 44.2
Average number of inhabitants per household
2.1 vs. 2.3
2.1 vs. 2.3
People per km²
901.5 vs. 197.5
901.5 vs. 197.5
Share of green areas in the total area
59% vs. 68.8%
59% vs. 68.8%
Share of water areas in the total area
0.057% vs. 1.1%
0.057% vs. 1.1%
Total area
31.1km² vs. 32.4km²
31.1km² vs. 32.4km²
Total households
13,529 vs. 3,339
13,529 vs. 3,339
Total population
28,044 vs. 6,887
28,044 vs. 6,887
The list above shows indicator values of Meißen compared to the respective average value in Germany.
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