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Postal Code 1216 - Geneva Airport, Canton of Geneva

Primary CityGeneva Airport
Area of Postal Code 12160.785 km²
Male Population1,830 (49.6%)
Female Population1,857 (50.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +49.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +20.2%
Median Age38.6 years
Male Median Age37.7 years
Female Median Age39.5 years
Area Codes22
Associated CitiesGeneva | Meyrin
NeighborhoodsGenève 15 Aéroport, Grottes - Saint-Gervais
Local TimeThursday 8:59 PM
TimezoneCentral European Summer Time
Coordinates46.22387077227932° / 6.1053951720030994°
Related Postal Codes121112121213121412151217

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Postal Code 1216 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density3,147 / km²3,511 / km²3,907 / km²4,697 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

1216 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 20.2% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 1216+49.3%+33.8%+20.2%
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 1216 Median Age

Median Age: 38.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 121638.6 years39.5 years37.7 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 1216 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5105100205
85 Plus183654
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 1216 Population Density

Population Density: 4,697 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 12163,6870.785 km²4,697 / 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 1216 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1600 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 1216
 Grottes - Saint-Gervais: 41.2%
 Genève 15 Aéroport: 23.5%
 Saint-Gervais Les Bergues: 11.8%
 Centre-Plainpalais-Acacias: 5.9%
 Champel: 5.9%
 Cité: 5.9%
 Pâquis-Nations: 5.9%


Business Distribution by Industry
 Hotels & Travel: 14.8%
 Shopping: 14.8%
 Restaurants: 12%
 Professional Services: 11.5%
 Industry: 9.9%
 Automotive: 6.2%
 Other: 30.7%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Office supplies and stationery stores114.33.0

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 1216

 Moderate: 46.7%
 Inexpensive: 33.3%
 Expensive: 20%

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 1216 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 121643,818 t11.9 t55,831 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 1216 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)43,818 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita11.9 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)55,831 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 PM3.435.1 km2,000 m1km SSW of Poisy, Franceusgs.gov
11/5/057:17 AM3.561.1 km2,000 mFranceusgs.gov
10/30/057:39 PM4.160.3 km2,000 mFranceusgs.gov
10/22/022:59 PM3.268.8 km3,000 mFranceusgs.gov
4/28/022:06 AM3.244.5 km2,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
5/30/013:43 PM4.162 km2,100 mFranceusgs.gov
1/24/016:17 PM3.346.3 km10,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
8/19/001:37 AM3.649 km2,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
4/7/009:18 PM3.143 km3,000 mFranceusgs.gov
6/10/999:16 AM3.369.3 km2,000 mFranceusgs.gov

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Percentage of businesses by city in 1216
 Geneva Airport: 87.1%
 Geneva: 6.9%
 Other: 6%

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