How well do elderly people live in Schleswig in the county of Schleswig-Flensburg?

Schleswig is a city in the county of Schleswig-Flensburg. Schleswig has a footprint of twenty square kilometers, circa 25,000 residents and about 11,000 households. The mean age is approximately 44 years, circa 2.3 inhabitants per household live in Schleswig and circa 1,252 persons live on each square kilometer. It offers a high proportion of retirees, is senior-friendly and has a fairly low crime rate. The next public swimming pool lies in the mean in a distance of merely about 4 kilometers. Schleswig offers with 105 citizens per shop a very good supply for the daily needs, the next bar lies on average merely 359 meters away, the next shop is on average only 277 meters away and it has with 275 citizens per gastronomic establishment an impeccable gastronomische bandwidth.
387 m Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
1,330 Average number of inhabitants per doctor
277 m Average linear distance to the nearest shop

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Schleswig in the county of Schleswig-Flensburg at

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

Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
387m vs. 6.2km
387m vs. 6.2km
Average number of inhabitants per doctor
1,330 vs. 3,925
1,330 vs. 3,925
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
277m vs. 2.1km
277m vs. 2.1km
Average number of inhabitants per shop
105.3 vs. 412.5
105.3 vs. 412.5
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
359m vs. 2.3km
359m vs. 2.3km
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
590m vs. 3.9km
590m vs. 3.9km
Average linear distance to the next pharmacy
836m vs. 5.9km
836m vs. 5.9km
Average linear distance to the next dentist
1.2km vs. 8.2km
1.2km vs. 8.2km
Average number of inhabitants per dentist
3,611 vs. 6,078
3,611 vs. 6,078
Inhabitants older than 65 years per restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc. in this region
58.2 vs. 122.3
58.2 vs. 122.3
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
274.7 vs. 655.8
274.7 vs. 655.8
Average number of inhabitants per pharmacy
2,808 vs. 4,014
2,808 vs. 4,014
Average number of inhabitants per supermarket
1,404 vs. 1,878
1,404 vs. 1,878
Crime against life and limb per 100 inhabitants older than 65
0.6 vs. 0.7
0.6 vs. 0.7
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
4.4km vs. 5.9km
4.4km vs. 5.9km
Share of residents older than 65
23.7% vs. 21%
23.7% vs. 21%
People per km² older than 65 years
296.7 vs. 41.5
296.7 vs. 41.5

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

Share of households without children in the total number of households
63.7% vs. 62%
63.7% vs. 62%

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

People per km²
1,252 vs. 197.6
1,252 vs. 197.6
Share of vegetation, water and sport areas (excluding agricultural areas) in relation to the total area (excluding agricultural areas)
20.9% vs. 32.8%
20.9% vs. 32.8%

Common numbers about Schleswig

Average age of the total population
44.4 vs. 44.2
44.4 vs. 44.2
Average number of inhabitants per household
2.3 vs. 2.3
2.3 vs. 2.3
People per km²
1,252 vs. 197.6
1,252 vs. 197.6
Share of green areas in the total area
40% vs. 65.7%
40% vs. 65.7%
Share of water areas in the total area
3.2% vs. 1%
3.2% vs. 1%
Total area
20.2km² vs. 32.3km²
20.2km² vs. 32.3km²
Total households
10,990 vs. 3,339
10,990 vs. 3,339
Total population
25,276 vs. 6,887
25,276 vs. 6,887
| Sources: Population: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis), © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Households: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis), © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Education: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors | Landuse: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors | Living: OpenStreetMap contributors | Health: OpenStreetMap contributors | Recreation: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors | Public safety: PKS Bundeskriminalamt, 2019, Kreis - Falltabellen |