How well do elderly people live in Wedel in the county of Pinneberg?

Wedel is a city in the county of Pinneberg. This region has 33,547 residents, a size of approximately twenty-eight square kilometers and circa 15,000 households. Round about 1,187 citizens gather per square kilometer, round about 2.2 people per household live in Wedel and the average age is circa 45 years. Wedel is inhabited by a high number of seniors and is senior-friendly. The next public indoor swimming pool is on average in a distance of only about 3 kilometers, in one of the 3 public swimming pools you can relax and drift and the location offers a considerable number of recreational areas. The average distance to the nearest local store is with 238 meters remarkably small, Wedel offers with 559 citizens per café, bar or restaurant a reasonable offer of the culinary kind, the next guesthouse is in the mean just nine hundred and sixty meters away and the region has with 216 citizens per local store a flawless supply for the daily needs.
238 m Average linear distance to the nearest shop
758 m Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
1.6 km Average linear distance to the next dentist

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Wedel in the county of Pinneberg at

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

Linear distance to shop
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
238m vs. 2.1km
238m vs. 2.1km
Linear distance to supermarket
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
758m vs. 3.9km
758m vs. 3.9km
Linear distance to dentist
Average linear distance to the next dentist
1.6km vs. 8.2km
1.6km vs. 8.2km
Shop density
Average number of inhabitants per shop
216.4 vs. 412.5
216.4 vs. 412.5
Linear distance to general practitioner
Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
1.5km vs. 6.2km
1.5km vs. 6.2km
Linear distance to pharmacy
Average linear distance to the next pharmacy
1.2km vs. 5.9km
1.2km vs. 5.9km
Linear distance to restaurant
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
960m vs. 2.3km
960m vs. 2.3km
Restaurant density
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
559.1 vs. 655.8
559.1 vs. 655.8
Linear distance to public swimming
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
2.8km vs. 5.9km
2.8km vs. 5.9km
Residents older than 65
Share of people older than 65
24.1% vs. 21%
24.1% vs. 21%
Recreation & leisure areas
Share of vegetation, water and sport areas (excluding agricultural areas) in relation to the total area (excluding agricultural areas)
52.7% vs. 32.8%
52.7% vs. 32.8%
Population density older than 65
People per km² older than 65 years
286.5 vs. 41.5
286.5 vs. 41.5

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

Gastronomy for elderly people
Inhabitants older than 65 years per restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc. in this region
122.7 vs. 122.3
122.7 vs. 122.3
Pharmacy density
Average number of inhabitants per pharmacy
3,727 vs. 4,014
3,727 vs. 4,014
Supermarket Density
Average number of inhabitants per supermarket
1,973 vs. 1,878
1,973 vs. 1,878
Violent crime elderly people
Crime against life and limb per 100 inhabitants older than 65
0.7 vs. 0.7
0.7 vs. 0.7
Households without children
Share of households without children in the total number of households
66.7% vs. 62%
66.7% vs. 62%

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

Doctor density
Average number of inhabitants per doctor
4,792 vs. 3,925
4,792 vs. 3,925
Dentist density
Average number of inhabitants per dentist
6,709 vs. 6,078
6,709 vs. 6,078
Low population density
People per km²
1,187 vs. 197.6
1,187 vs. 197.6

Common numbers about Wedel

Average age
Average age of the total population
44.7 vs. 44.2
44.7 vs. 44.2
Average household size
Average number of inhabitants per household
2.2 vs. 2.3
2.2 vs. 2.3
Population density
People per km²
1,187 vs. 197.6
1,187 vs. 197.6
Green areas
Share of green areas in the total area
64.4% vs. 65.7%
64.4% vs. 65.7%
Water areas
Share of water areas in the total area
2.7% vs. 1%
2.7% vs. 1%
Total area
Total area
28.3km² vs. 32.3km²
28.3km² vs. 32.3km²
Total households
Total households
15,413 vs. 3,339
15,413 vs. 3,339
Total population
Total population
33,547 vs. 6,887
33,547 vs. 6,887
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