How well do families live in Neukirchen in the county of Schwalm-Eder-Kreis?

Neukirchen is a city in a county with the name Schwalm-Eder-Kreis. This city has a footprint of circa sixty-six square kilometers, a total count of 3,035 households all in all and a total population of 6,986 inhabitants. 105 persons gather per km², about 2.3 people form an average household in Neukirchen and the average age is about 46 years. It has a considerable number of recreational areas, this region offers 5 own public swimming pools and the next public indoor swimming pool lies in the mean just 1.8 kilometers apart. This city has in total 10 schools and has moreover 6 kindergardens. The nearest kindergarden is on average only 1.8 kilometers away and the next school lies on average in a distance of 1.1 kilometers. The location has with 53 children per kindergarden an a reasonable care offering for the children. The average distance to the next guesthouse is with merely 1.2 kilometers low, Neukirchen has with 279 citizens per restaurant a good collection of the culinary kind, the city has with 62 residents per local store fabulous supplies for daily needs and the next local store is on average 864 meters apart. The region is very well suited for families with children.
61.8 Average number of inhabitants per shop
1,747 Average number of inhabitants per dentist
553 Inhabitants aged under 18 or between 30 and 50 years per public swimming pool in this region

GEOfy Indicators

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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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Neukirchen in the county of Schwalm-Eder-Kreis at

In what way is Neukirchen better for families than the average?

Shop density
Average number of inhabitants per shop
61.8 vs. 412.5
61.8 vs. 412.5
Dentist density
Average number of inhabitants per dentist
1,747 vs. 6,078
1,747 vs. 6,078
Public swimming for families
Inhabitants aged under 18 or between 30 and 50 years per public swimming pool in this region
553 vs. 1,693
553 vs. 1,693
Children per playground
Children under 18 years per playground
67.3 vs. 147.6
67.3 vs. 147.6
Pupils per school
Average number of pupils per school in this region
76.6 vs. 249.1
76.6 vs. 249.1
Linear distance to general practitioner
Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
1.3km vs. 6.2km
1.3km vs. 6.2km
Restaurant density
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
279.4 vs. 655.8
279.4 vs. 655.8
Children per kindergarten
Average number of children younger than 6 years per kindergarten in this region
52.5 vs. 121.9
52.5 vs. 121.9
Linear distance to public swimming
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
1.8km vs. 5.9km
1.8km vs. 5.9km
Linear distance to school
Average linear distance to the nearest school
1.1km vs. 4.2km
1.1km vs. 4.2km
Linear distance to shop
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
864m vs. 2.1km
864m vs. 2.1km
Linear distance to kindergarten
Average linear distance to the nearest kindergarten
1.8km vs. 4.5km
1.8km vs. 4.5km
Criminal offenses
Criminal offenses per 100 inhabitants
3.4 vs. 4.7
3.4 vs. 4.7
Linear distance to dentist
Average linear distance to the next dentist
2.9km vs. 8.2km
2.9km vs. 8.2km
Linear distance to restaurant
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
1.2km vs. 2.3km
1.2km vs. 2.3km
Linear distance to supermarket
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
1.6km vs. 3.9km
1.6km vs. 3.9km
Recreation & leisure areas
Share of vegetation, water and sport areas (excluding agricultural areas) in relation to the total area (excluding agricultural areas)
78.2% vs. 32.8%
78.2% vs. 32.8%
Gastronomy for families
Restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc in this region 100 inhabitants in the age group of families (younger than 18 or between 30 and 50 years)
1.3 vs. 0.6
1.3 vs. 0.6
Recreation offers for families
Movie theaters, theaters and museums per 100 inhabitants in the age group of families (younger than 18 or between 30 and 50 years)
0.072 vs. 0.043
0.072 vs. 0.043

In what way is Neukirchen in the average for families?

Violent crime families
Crime against life and limb per 100 inhabitants in the age group of families (younger than 18 or between 30 and 50 years)
0.4 vs. 0.3
0.4 vs. 0.3
Share of family households with children
Share of family households with children in the total number of households
31.6% vs. 29.9%
31.6% vs. 29.9%
Family aged people
Share of residents in the age group of families (younger than 18 or between 30 and 50 years)
39.6% vs. 42.3%
39.6% vs. 42.3%

Common numbers about Neukirchen

Average age
Average age of the total population
45.5 vs. 44.2
45.5 vs. 44.2
Average household size
Average number of inhabitants per household
2.3 vs. 2.3
2.3 vs. 2.3
Population density
People per km²
105.3 vs. 197.6
105.3 vs. 197.6
Green areas
Share of green areas in the total area
93.8% vs. 65.7%
93.8% vs. 65.7%
Water areas
Share of water areas in the total area
0.064% vs. 1%
0.064% vs. 1%
Total area
Total area
66.3km² vs. 32.3km²
66.3km² vs. 32.3km²
Total households
Total households
3,035 vs. 3,339
3,035 vs. 3,339
Total population
Total population
6,986 vs. 6,887
6,986 vs. 6,887
| Sources: Households: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Landuse: OpenStreetMap contributors | Recreation: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors | Population: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis), © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Education: OpenStreetMap contributors | Public safety: PKS Bundeskriminalamt, 2019, Kreis - Falltabellen | Living: OpenStreetMap contributors | Health: OpenStreetMap contributors |