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Postal Code 1201 - Geneva, Canton of Geneva

Primary CityGeneva
Area of Postal Code 12011.334 km²
Male Population10,344 (47.9%)
Female Population11,270 (52.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +24.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +11%
Median Age39.5 years
Male Median Age38.4 years
Female Median Age40.6 years
Area Codes22
NeighborhoodsGrottes - Saint-Gervais, Pâquis-Nations, Saint-Jean - Charmilles
Local TimeSunday 1:47 AM
TimezoneCentral European Summer Time
Coordinates46.2095696085502° / 6.144261463532674°
Related Postal Codes120012021203120412051206

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Postal Code 1201 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density13,015 / km²13,574 / km²14,595 / km²16,205 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

1201 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 11% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 1201+24.5%+19.4%+11%
Canton of Geneva+42.9%+31.3%+19.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 1201 Median Age

Median Age: 39.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 120139.5 years40.6 years38.4 years
Geneva39.5 years40.6 years38.4 years
Canton of Geneva39.7 years40.8 years38.5 years
Switzerland41.4 years42.3 years40.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 1201 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 55525151,068
85 Plus163423587
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 1201 Population Density

Population Density: 16,205 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 120121,6141.334 km²16,205 / km²
Geneva376,82455.3 km²6,816 / km²
Canton of Geneva483,453282.4 km²1,711 / km²
Switzerland8.3 million41,281.4 km²200.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 1201 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1500 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 1201
 Grottes - Saint-Gervais: 57.9%
 Pâquis-Nations: 30.9%
 Saint-Jean - Charmilles: 5.9%
 Other: 5.3%

Business Concentration in Postal Code 1201

1201 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Restaurants: 19.7%
 Shopping: 18%
 Professional Services: 11.8%
 Medical: 6.6%
 Hotels & Travel: 6.3%
 Beauty & Spas: 6.1%
 Industry: 5.9%
 Other: 25.5%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Beauty salons13432.4 years4.46.2
Hairdressers11332.1 years4.45.2
Banks6757.6 years3.93.1
Finance other6639.5 years4.33.1
Loan companies17945.1 years4.48.3
Other construction5138.6 years4.52.4
Real estate11650.1 years4.45.4
Hotels and motels12154.5 years4.15.6
Other accommodation8652.7 years4.14.0
Travel agencies8538.6 years4.23.9
Health and medical3014.013.9
Corporate management22034.6 years4.310.2
Legal and financial6647.4 years2.53.1
Scientific and technical services4741 years3.82.2
Bars, pubs and taverns1234.15.7
Cafes8933.3 years4.04.1
Clothing stores10042.5 years4.24.6
Electronics stores7835.3 years4.63.6
Jewelers and watches7549.6 years4.73.5
Shopping other6343.8 years4.12.9

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 1201

 Moderate: 51%
 Inexpensive: 26.7%
 Expensive: 19%
 Very Expensive: 3.4%

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 1201 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 1201256,873 t11.9 t192,598 t/km²
Geneva4,479,200 t11.9 t81,022 t/km²
Canton of Geneva5,529,649 t11.4 t19,580 t/km²
Switzerland96,432,235 t11.7 t2,335 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 1201 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)256,873 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita11.9 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)192,598 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
4/6/131:49 PM3.433.9 km2,000 m1km SSW of Poisy, Franceusgs.gov
11/22/067:54 AM3.360.8 km14,000 mFranceusgs.gov
11/5/057:17 AM3.558.6 km2,000 mFranceusgs.gov
10/30/057:39 PM4.157.7 km2,000 mFranceusgs.gov
10/22/022:59 PM3.266.5 km3,000 mFranceusgs.gov
4/28/022:06 AM3.241.8 km2,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
5/30/013:43 PM4.159 km2,100 mFranceusgs.gov
1/24/016:17 PM3.343 km10,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
8/19/001:37 AM3.645.6 km2,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
4/7/009:18 PM3.142.2 km3,000 mFranceusgs.gov

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Primary City

Geneva (/dʒᵻˈniːvə/, French: Genève [ʒə.nɛv], Arpitan: Genèva [dzəˈnɛva], German: Genf [ɡɛnf], Italian: Ginevra [dʒiˈneːvra], Romansh: Genevra) is the second most populous city in Switzerland (after Zürich) and is the most populous city of Romandy, t..  ︎  Geneva Wikipedia Page

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