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Postal Code 1170 - Brussels

Primary CityBrussels
Area of Postal Code 117013 km²
Male Population10,346 (46.5%)
Female Population11,919 (53.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 -8.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +0.6%
Median Age42.3 years
Male Median Age39.9 years
Female Median Age44.4 years
Area Codes2
NeighborhoodsBoondaal, Boondael, Dries, Watermaal-Bosvoorde, Watermael-Boitsfort
Local TimeMonday 12:49 PM
TimezoneCentral European Summer Time
Coordinates50.793002022571876° / 4.423466614974143°
Related Postal Codes111011201130114011501160

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Postal Code 1170 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density1,873 / km²1,754 / km²1,701 / km²1,712 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

1170 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 0.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 1170-8.6%-2.4%+0.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 1170 Median Age

Median Age: 42.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 117042.3 years44.4 years39.9 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 1170 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 55775621,140
85 Plus233509743
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 1170 Population Density

Population Density: 1,712 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 117022,26513 km²1,712 / km²
Brussel1.2 million170.4 km²6,804 / 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 1170 Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 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 1170
 Boondael: 41.1%
 Watermaal-Bosvoorde: 33.4%
 Watermael-Boitsfort: 5.7%
 Dries: 5.3%
 Other: 14.5%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 1170
 Area Code 2: 89.6%
 Area Code 4: 8.6%
 Other: 1.8%

Business Concentration in Postal Code 1170

1170 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Professional Services: 21%
 Medical: 14.2%
 Shopping: 13.4%
 Restaurants: 7.7%
 Home Services: 7.1%
 Industry: 6.8%
 Other: 29.8%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Beauty salons184.50.8
Grocery stores and supermarkets204.10.9
Real estate393.71.8
General practitioners764.23.4
Health and medical384.61.7
Physicians and surgeons184.60.8
Corporate management434.41.9
Lawyers legal234.61.0
Technical construction services173.30.8
Electronics stores174.40.8
Office supplies and stationery stores313.71.4

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 1170

 Moderate: 46.5%
 Inexpensive: 36%
 Expensive: 15.1%
 Very Expensive: 2.3%

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 1170 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 1170164,313 t7.38 t12,635 t/km²
Brussel8,745,052 t7.54 t51,332 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 1170 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)164,313 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita7.38 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)12,635 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 PM3.365.4 km5,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
7/13/086:33 PM3.261 km4,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
7/13/086:45 AM3.820.9 km4,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
8/31/022:28 PM3.299.9 km10,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
11/9/014:43 PM3.287.5 km10,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
6/22/017:02 PM3.696.4 km10,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
6/22/016:53 PM495.5 km10,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
6/22/016:39 PM4.889.1 km10,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
6/19/956:54 PM4.350.4 km20,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov
7/20/9411:01 AM3.563 km5,000 mBelgiumusgs.gov

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Primary City

Brussels (French: Bruxelles, [bʁysɛl]; Dutch: Brussel, [ˈbrʏsəl]), officially the Brussels-Capital Region (French: Région de Bruxelles-Capitale, Dutch: Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest), is a region of Belgium comprising 19 municipalities, including th..  ︎  Brussels Wikipedia Page


Percentage of businesses by city in 1170
 Watermael-Boitsfort: 67.3%
 Brussels: 31.9%
 Other: 0.8%

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