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Postal Code 1219 - Canton of Geneva

Area of Postal Code 12193.503 km²
Male Population8,078 (49.4%)
Female Population8,272 (50.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +47.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +21.3%
Median Age38.5 years
Male Median Age37.6 years
Female Median Age39.4 years
Area Codes22
Associated CitiesGeneva | Vernier, Switzerland | More
Local TimeSaturday 8:28 PM
TimezoneCentral European Summer Time
Coordinates46.2057043591932° / 6.102127297569392°
Related Postal Codes121312141215121612171218

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Postal Code 1219 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density3,163 / km²3,475 / km²3,847 / km²4,667 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

1219 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 21.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 1219+47.6%+34.3%+21.3%
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 1219 Median Age

Median Age: 38.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 121938.5 years39.4 years37.6 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 1219 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5476445921
85 Plus88160249
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 1219 Population Density

Population Density: 4,667 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 121916,3503.503 km²4,667 / 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 1219 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.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 1219
 Area Code 22: 85%
 Area Code 79: 8%
 Other: 7.1%

Business Concentration in Postal Code 1219

1219 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 17.4%
 Professional Services: 16.1%
 Industry: 11.4%
 Home Services: 8.2%
 Automotive: 7.1%
 Restaurants: 5.4%
 Medical: 4.9%
 Other: 29.6%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts63.90.4
Car repair144.40.9
Beauty salons154.00.9
Loan companies84.20.5
Grocery stores and supermarkets64.00.4
Electrical installation73.30.4
General cleaning services74.20.4
General contractors214.31.3
Kitchen and bath cabinets and remodel153.30.9
Real estate124.10.7
Construction of buildings2032.7 years4.71.2
Other membership organizations84.40.5
Wholesale of machinery104.30.6
Advertising and marketing94.90.6
Corporate management204.41.2
Technical construction services114.70.7
Bars, pubs and taverns63.80.4
Department stores64.00.4
Electronics stores94.50.6
Hardware stores73.80.4
Household appliances and goods154.30.9
Shopping other83.80.5

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 1219

 Inexpensive: 35.7%
 Moderate: 35.7%
 Expensive: 21.4%
 Very Expensive: 7.1%

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 1219 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 1219194,313 t11.9 t55,475 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 1219 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)194,313 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita11.9 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)55,475 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 km2,000 m1km SSW of Poisy, Franceusgs.gov
1/11/062:32 AM4.159.7 km5,000 mFranceusgs.gov
11/5/057:17 AM3.559.3 km2,000 mFranceusgs.gov
10/30/057:39 PM4.158.5 km2,000 mFranceusgs.gov
10/22/022:59 PM3.266.9 km3,000 mFranceusgs.gov
4/28/022:06 AM3.245.1 km2,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
5/30/013:43 PM4.160.6 km2,100 mFranceusgs.gov
1/24/016:17 PM3.346 km10,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
8/19/001:37 AM3.648.3 km2,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
4/7/009:18 PM3.141 km3,000 mFranceusgs.gov

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Percentage of businesses by city in 1219
 Vernier, Switzerland: 55.7%
 Geneva: 38.1%
 Other: 6.2%

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