How well do students live in Regensburg in Bayern?

Regensburg is an urban municipality in the federal state of Bayern. This area has a land area of eighty square kilometers, a population of approximately 153,000 residents and approximately ninetythousand households. The mean age is circa 40 years, round about 1,915 citizens live on each km² and about 1.7 persons form an average household in Regensburg. The next public swimming pool is on average in a distance of ca. 1 kilometers and this region has 47 own public pools. The location offers 11 own academies and has a total of 11 universities within reach. The nearest college is on average in a distance of about 1 kilometers. It has with 150 citizens per store a very good range of shopping facilities, the area offers with 354 inhabitants per restaurant an impeccable gastronomische compilation, the next café lies in the mean in a distance of 254 meters and the distance to the nearest local store is with only 84 meters extremely minuscule. The region is inhabited by many people between 20 and 29 and is best suited for students. This region has an extremely high proportion of single households and is inhabited by few kids.
52.7 % Share of single households in the total number of households
84 m Average linear distance to the nearest shop
290 m Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries

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

Regensburg in Bayern at

In what way is Regensburg better for students than the average?

Single households
Share of single households in the total number of households
52.7% vs. 31.2%
52.7% vs. 31.2%
Linear distance to shop
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
84m vs. 2.1km
84m vs. 2.1km
Linear distance to supermarket
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
290m vs. 3.9km
290m vs. 3.9km
Linear distance to restaurant
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
254m vs. 2.3km
254m vs. 2.3km
Shop density
Average number of inhabitants per shop
149.6 vs. 412.5
149.6 vs. 412.5
Linear distance to university
Average linear distance to the nearest university
1.3km vs. 18.3km
1.3km vs. 18.3km
Linear distance to public swimming
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
1.2km vs. 5.9km
1.2km vs. 5.9km
Households without children
Share of households without children in the total number of households
78% vs. 62%
78% vs. 62%
Restaurant density
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
354.1 vs. 655.8
354.1 vs. 655.8
Residents between 20 and 29
Share of residents between 20 and 29
19.2% vs. 9.4%
19.2% vs. 9.4%

In what way is Regensburg in the average for students?

Gastronomy for students
Inhabitants between 20 and 29 years per restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc. in this region
59.7 vs. 58
59.7 vs. 58
Supermarket Density
Average number of inhabitants per supermarket
1,775 vs. 1,878
1,775 vs. 1,878

In what way is Regensburg worse for students than the average?

Accessible recreation offers for students
Inhabitants between 20 and 29 years per accessible movie theater, theater and museum
751.7 vs. 84.5
751.7 vs. 84.5
Recreation & leisure areas
Share of vegetation, water and sport areas (excluding agricultural areas) in relation to the total area (excluding agricultural areas)
15.2% vs. 32.8%
15.2% vs. 32.8%

Common numbers about Regensburg

Average age
Average age of the total population
40.1 vs. 44.2
40.1 vs. 44.2
Average household size
Average number of inhabitants per household
1.7 vs. 2.3
1.7 vs. 2.3
Population density
People per km²
1,915 vs. 197.6
1,915 vs. 197.6
Green areas
Share of green areas in the total area
39% vs. 65.7%
39% vs. 65.7%
Water areas
Share of water areas in the total area
3.1% vs. 1%
3.1% vs. 1%
Total area
Total area
79.7km² vs. 32.3km²
79.7km² vs. 32.3km²
Total households
Total households
90,476 vs. 3,339
90,476 vs. 3,339
Total population
Total population
152,610 vs. 6,887
152,610 vs. 6,887
| Sources: Landuse: OpenStreetMap contributors | Households: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Population: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis), © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Public safety: PKS Bundeskriminalamt, 2019, Kreis - Falltabellen | Education: OpenStreetMap contributors | Recreation: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors | Living: OpenStreetMap contributors | Health: OpenStreetMap contributors |