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Postal Code 1050 - Ixelles, Brussels

Primary CityIxelles
Area of Postal Code 10506.6 km²
Male Population39,061 (48.8%)
Female Population41,028 (51.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +31.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +15.3%
Median Age34.8 years
Male Median Age34.8 years
Female Median Age34.8 years
Area Codes2
Associated CitiesBrussels
NeighborhoodsBoondaal, Brussels, Chatelain, Flagey-Malibran, Ixelles, Matonge, University
Local TimeFriday 9:28 AM
TimezoneCentral European Summer Time
Coordinates50.82224066571955° / 4.376722236950539°
Related Postal Codes104310441045104710481049

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Postal Code 1050 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density9,149 / km²9,809 / km²10,467 / km²12,066 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

1050 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 15.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 1050+31.9%+23%+15.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 1050 Median Age

Median Age: 34.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 105034.8 years34.8 years34.8 years
Brussel35.7 years36.3 years35.1 years
Brussels35.8 years36.4 years35.1 years
Belgium41.4 years42.5 years40.3 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 1050 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 52,5002,2984,799
85 Plus3781,0941,472
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 1050 Population Density

Population Density: 12,066 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 105080,0896.6 km²12,066 / km²
Brussel1.2 million153.3 km²7,555 / km²
Brussels1.2 million162.4 km²7,276 / km²
Belgium11.3 million30,664.8 km²367.9 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 1050 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1720 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in 1050
 Ixelles: 17.9%
 University: 13.4%
 Matonge: 12.5%
 Chatelain: 10.5%
 Flagey-Malibran: 7.5%
 Boondaal: 6.7%
 Other: 31.5%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 1050
 Area Code 2: 86.8%
 Area Code 4: 10.7%
 Other: 2.5%

Business Concentration in Postal Code 1050

1050 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 19.8%
 Professional Services: 14.8%
 Restaurants: 13.8%
 Medical: 7.6%
 Home Services: 6.6%
 Industry: 5.9%
 Other: 31.6%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Loan companies823.11.0
Real estate2393.63.0
Health and medical1723.82.1
Corporate management2024.02.5
Lawyers legal1633.62.0
Bars, pubs and taverns854.11.1
Clothing stores1493.91.9
Electronics stores813.81.0

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 1050

 Moderate: 51%
 Inexpensive: 27.9%
 Expensive: 16.3%
 Very Expensive: 4.9%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Postal Code 1050 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 1050588,859 t7.35 t88,717 t/km²
Brussel8,576,357 t7.4 t55,929 t/km²
Brussels8,745,994 t7.4 t53,842 t/km²
Belgium92,691,347 t8.22 t3,022 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Postal Code 1050 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)588,859 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita7.35 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)88,717 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (7)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
9/12/086:14 PM3.369.4 km5,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
7/13/086:33 PM3.260.9 km4,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
7/13/086:45 AM3.825.4 km4,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
11/9/014:43 PM3.290 km10,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
6/22/017:02 PM3.699.4 km10,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
6/22/016:53 PM498.4 km10,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
6/22/016:39 PM4.891.4 km10,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
6/19/956:54 PM4.350.4 km20,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
7/20/9411:01 AM3.564.4 km5,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
7/20/9411:01 AM3.157.6 km5,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov

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Primary City

Ixelles (French pronunciation: [iksɛl]; Dutch: Elsene pronounced [ˈɛlsənə]) is one of the nineteen municipalities located in the Brussels-Capital Region of Belgium. In common with all the Brussels municipalities, it is legally bilingual. is located ..  ︎  Ixelles Wikipedia Page


Percentage of businesses by city in 1050
 Ixelles: 54.8%
 Brussels: 44.7%
 Other: 0.4%

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