How well do elderly people live in Timmendorfer Strand in the county of Ostholstein?

Timmendorfer Strand is a community in the county of Ostholstein. This region has a number of 4,340 households, a land area of round about 20 square kilometers and 8,742 residents all in all. The mean household size in Timmendorfer Strand is 2.0 persons, the mean age is approximately 49 years and approximately 437 people gather per square kilometer. This location is relatively secure for pensioners in nationwide comparison, has a high proportion of elderly people and is suited for elderly people. The mean distance to the nearest local store is with 1.0 kilometers short, the mean distance to the nearest guesthouse is with 1.1 kilometers low, it has with 129 citizens per café, bar or restaurant a fabulous culinary choice and Timmendorfer Strand has with 94 inhabitants per store an excellent range of shopping opportunities. This area has a high proportion of households without kids. This location offers in addition a considerable number of recreational areas and the next public indoor swimming pool lies in the mean in a distance of about 3 kilometers.
1,249 Average number of inhabitants per doctor
94 Average number of inhabitants per shop
128.6 Average number of inhabitants per restaurant

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Timmendorfer Strand in the county of Ostholstein at

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

Doctor density
Average number of inhabitants per doctor
1,249 vs. 3,925
1,249 vs. 3,925
Shop density
Average number of inhabitants per shop
94 vs. 412.5
94 vs. 412.5
Restaurant density
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
128.6 vs. 655.8
128.6 vs. 655.8
Gastronomy for elderly people
Inhabitants older than 65 years per restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc. in this region
37.5 vs. 122.3
37.5 vs. 122.3
Linear distance to general practitioner
Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
1.2km vs. 6.2km
1.2km vs. 6.2km
Linear distance to shop
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
1km vs. 2.1km
1km vs. 2.1km
Linear distance to restaurant
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
1.1km vs. 2.3km
1.1km vs. 2.3km
Pharmacy density
Average number of inhabitants per pharmacy
2,914 vs. 4,014
2,914 vs. 4,014
Linear distance to supermarket
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
1.6km vs. 3.9km
1.6km vs. 3.9km
Linear distance to public swimming
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
2.9km vs. 5.9km
2.9km vs. 5.9km
Violent crime elderly people
Crime against life and limb per 100 inhabitants older than 65
0.5 vs. 0.7
0.5 vs. 0.7
Linear distance to pharmacy
Average linear distance to the next pharmacy
3km vs. 5.9km
3km vs. 5.9km
Linear distance to dentist
Average linear distance to the next dentist
4.9km vs. 8.2km
4.9km vs. 8.2km
Households without children
Share of households without children in the total number of households
70.5% vs. 62%
70.5% vs. 62%
Residents older than 65
Share of residents older than 65
31.3% vs. 21%
31.3% vs. 21%
Recreation & leisure areas
Share of vegetation, water and sport areas (excluding agricultural areas) in relation to the total area (excluding agricultural areas)
61% vs. 32.8%
61% vs. 32.8%
Population density older than 65
People per km² older than 65 years
136.5 vs. 41.5
136.5 vs. 41.5

In what way is Timmendorfer Strand in the average for elderly people?

Supermarket Density
Average number of inhabitants per supermarket
1,748 vs. 1,878
1,748 vs. 1,878

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

Low population density
People per km²
436.6 vs. 197.6
436.6 vs. 197.6
Dentist density
Average number of inhabitants per dentist
8,742 vs. 6,078
8,742 vs. 6,078

Common numbers about Timmendorfer Strand

Average age
Average age of the total population
49.1 vs. 44.2
49.1 vs. 44.2
Average household size
Average number of inhabitants per household
2 vs. 2.3
2 vs. 2.3
Population density
People per km²
436.6 vs. 197.6
436.6 vs. 197.6
Green areas
Share of green areas in the total area
49.3% vs. 65.7%
49.3% vs. 65.7%
Water areas
Share of water areas in the total area
23.2% vs. 1%
23.2% vs. 1%
Total area
Total area
20km² vs. 32.3km²
20km² vs. 32.3km²
Total households
Total households
4,340 vs. 3,339
4,340 vs. 3,339
Total population
Total population
8,742 vs. 6,887
8,742 vs. 6,887
| Sources: Population: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis), © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Landuse: OpenStreetMap contributors | Households: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Education: OpenStreetMap contributors | Living: OpenStreetMap contributors | Health: OpenStreetMap contributors | Recreation: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors | Public safety: PKS Bundeskriminalamt, 2019, Kreis - Falltabellen |