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Postal Code 9704 - Shumen, Shumen Province

Primary CityShumen
Area of Postal Code 97043.73 km²
Male Population3,331 (48.1%)
Female Population3,588 (51.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 -35.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -20.1%
Median Age42 years
Male Median Age40.2 years
Female Median Age43.6 years
Area Codes5354
NeighborhoodsNorthern Industrial Zone, Western Industrial Zone, g.k. Trakia
Local TimeWednesday 9:34 AM
TimezoneEastern European Summer Time
Coordinates43.272295561906816° / 26.95968406184131°
Related Postal Codes970097019702970397059706

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Postal Code 9704 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density2,878 / km²2,752 / km²2,321 / km²1,854 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

9704 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 20.1% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 9704-35.6%-32.6%-20.1%
Шумен Region-30.3%-27.9%-17.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 9704 Median Age

Median Age: 42 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 970442 years43.6 years40.2 years
Shumen42 years43.6 years40.3 years
Шумен Region42.2 years44 years40.3 years
Bulgaria42.8 years44.8 years40.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 9704 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5157152309
85 Plus285785
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 9704 Population Density

Population Density: 1,854 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 97046,9183.73 km²1,854 / km²
Shumen35,26521.2 km²1,662 / km²
Шумен Region165,2543,395.4 km²48.7 / 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 9704 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 9704
 g.k. Trakia: 57.1%
 Northern Industrial Zone: 14.3%
 Western Industrial Zone: 14.3%
 Southern Industrial Zone: 7.1%
 Biyalata prast: 3.6%
 Shumen Center: 3.6%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 9704
 Area Code 54: 37.1%
 Area Code 89: 31.4%
 Area Code 88: 17.1%
 Area Code 2: 11.4%
 Area Code 87: 2.9%


Business Distribution by Industry
 Industry: 14.9%
 Shopping: 14.9%
 Professional Services: 9.6%
 Education: 8.7%
 Automotive: 7.2%
 Food: 7.2%
 Hotels & Travel: 7.2%
 Restaurants: 6.7%
 Home Services: 4.8%
 Medical: 4.8%
 Other: 13.9%

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 9704 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 970428,127 t4.07 t7,541 t/km²
Shumen148,898 t4.22 t7,019 t/km²
Шумен Region652,451 t3.95 t192.2 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 9704 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)28,127 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita4.07 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)7,541 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
1/3/172:02 PM4.293.8 km20,570 m8km ENE of Lyaskovets, Bulgariausgs.gov
2/4/1510:16 PM4.295.9 km10,000 m12km ENE of Tvurditsa, Bulgariausgs.gov
8/12/1311:14 PM3.946.3 km2,000 m8km SE of Provadiya, Bulgariausgs.gov
10/7/1012:51 PM4.455 km10,000 mBulgariausgs.gov
11/4/0811:36 PM4.167.9 km10,000 mBulgariausgs.gov
5/12/083:11 AM4.183 km15,700 mBulgariausgs.gov
3/16/064:45 PM3.183.6 km58,100 mBulgariausgs.gov
1/20/063:09 PM479.1 km10,000 mBulgariausgs.gov
10/31/058:54 AM3.198.6 km6,000 mRomaniausgs.gov
2/25/055:05 AM3.840.2 km7,800 mBulgariausgs.gov

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Primary City

Shumen (also spelled Shoumen or Šumen, Bulgarian: Шумен), is the tenth largest city in Bulgaria and the administrative and economic capital of Shumen Province.   ︎  Shumen Wikipedia Page

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