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Postal Code 1303 - Sofia, Sofia City Province

Primary CitySofia
Area of Postal Code 13031.319 km²
Male Population5,137 (47.7%)
Female Population5,642 (52.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +49.4%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +5%
Median Age39 years
Male Median Age37.1 years
Female Median Age40.8 years
Area Codes2
NeighborhoodsSerdica, Sofia Center, Wasraschdane, Zona B-5, zh.k. Zona B-5-3
Local TimeWednesday 8:48 AM
TimezoneEastern European Summer Time
Coordinates42.70051563556283° / 23.309886300315693°
Related Postal Codes130113091320132413261330

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Postal Code 1303 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density5,468 / km²7,713 / km²7,783 / km²8,170 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

1303 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 5% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 1303+49.4%+5.9%+5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 1303 Median Age

Median Age: 39 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 130339 years40.8 years37.1 years
Sofia39 years40.8 years37.1 years
Sofiya39 years40.8 years37.1 years
Bulgaria42.8 years44.8 years40.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 1303 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5268253522
85 Plus57113170
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 1303 Population Density

Population Density: 8,170 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 130310,7791.319 km²8,170 / km²
Sofia938,900213 km²4,406 / km²
Sofiya1.3 million1,341.8 km²989.8 / km²
Bulgaria7.1 million110,897.7 km²64.0 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 1303 Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1900 to 2015
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 1303
 Sofia Center: 65.1%
 Wasraschdane: 10.2%
 Zona B-5: 9.1%
 Serdica: 5.3%
 Other: 10.2%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 1303
 Area Code 2: 49.3%
 Area Code 88: 23%
 Area Code 89: 14.5%
 Area Code 87: 12.7%
 Other: 0.5%

Business Concentration in Postal Code 1303

1303 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 22.9%
 Professional Services: 12.4%
 Restaurants: 10.2%
 Industry: 8.6%
 Home Services: 6.1%
 Medical: 5.6%
 Automotive: 5.3%
 Other: 28.9%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts144.21.3
Car repair254.02.3
Education other114.41.0
Secondary education104.20.9
Finance other104.10.9
Loan companies263.32.4
General contractors134.51.2
Real estate244.02.2
Other accommodation144.11.3
Travel agencies133.41.2
Wholesale of machinery104.30.9
Health and medical174.11.6
Advertising and marketing134.51.2
Corporate management143.81.3
Lawyers legal114.81.0
Technical construction services114.61.0
Bars, pubs and taverns114.41.0
Clothing stores204.51.9
Electronics stores314.32.9
Furniture stores114.01.0
Hardware stores154.51.4
Household appliances and goods104.20.9
Jewelers and watches104.20.9
Office supplies and stationery stores354.43.2
Pharmacies and drug stores154.01.4

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 1303

 Inexpensive: 58%
 Moderate: 36%
 Very Expensive: 4%
 Expensive: 2%

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 1303 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 130359,063 t5.48 t44,768 t/km²
Sofia5,157,102 t5.49 t24,206 t/km²
Sofiya7,514,385 t5.66 t5,600 t/km²
Bulgaria31,066,755 t4.37 t280.1 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 1303 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)59,063 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita5.48 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)44,768 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeMedium (6)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
11/10/178:54 PM4.125 km11,410 m4km S of Svoge, Bulgariausgs.gov
9/13/176:53 PM3.131.5 km10,000 m6km NNW of Batanovtsi, Bulgariausgs.gov
7/14/125:52 AM4.620.2 km10,200 mBulgariausgs.gov
5/29/1212:23 AM4.528.8 km14,700 mBulgariausgs.gov
5/23/122:59 PM419.9 km15,000 mBulgariausgs.gov
5/21/127:13 PM4.520.5 km14,000 mBulgariausgs.gov
5/21/126:30 PM4.628.6 km6,600 mBulgariausgs.gov
5/21/125:04 PM4.229.8 km10,000 mBulgariausgs.gov
5/21/125:00 PM5.628.7 km10,000 mBulgariausgs.gov
11/15/0812:08 PM3.98.9 km8,200 mBulgariausgs.gov

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Primary City

Sofia (/ˈsoʊfiə/) (Bulgarian: София, Sofiya,pronounced [ˈsɔfijɐ]) is the capital and largest city of Bulgaria. Sofia is the 15th largest city in the European Union with population of more than 1.2 million people. The city is located at the foot of Vi..  ︎  Sofia Wikipedia Page

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