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Postal Code 4051 - Basel, Basel-Stadt

Primary CityBasel
Area of Postal Code 40511.513 km²
Male Population6,411 (48.2%)
Female Population6,888 (51.8%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 -12.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -1.3%
Median Age42.5 years
Male Median Age40.9 years
Female Median Age44 years
Area Codes61
NeighborhoodsAltstadt Grossbasel, Am Ring, Sankt Alban, Vorstädte
Local TimeThursday 2:20 AM
TimezoneCentral European Summer Time
Coordinates47.55412864435556° / 7.586367841319557°
Related Postal Codes405240534054405540564057

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Postal Code 4051 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density10,078 / km²9,207 / km²8,900 / km²8,787 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

4051 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 1.3% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 4051-12.8%-4.6%-1.3%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 4051 Median Age

Median Age: 42.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 405142.5 years44 years40.9 years
Basel43.1 years44.6 years41.4 years
Basel-Stadt43.3 years44.8 years41.6 years
Switzerland41.4 years42.3 years40.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 4051 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5303295598
85 Plus126336462
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 4051 Population Density

Population Density: 8,787 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 405113,2991.513 km²8,787 / km²
Basel175,02328.3 km²6,194 / km²
Basel-Stadt178,20136.9 km²4,822 / km²
Switzerland8.3 million41,281.4 km²200.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid


Business Distribution by neighborhood in 4051
 Vorstädte: 37.8%
 Altstadt Grossbasel: 29.2%
 Am Ring: 23.6%
 Sankt Alban: 5.3%
 Other: 4.2%

Business Concentration in Postal Code 4051

4051 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Professional Services: 23%
 Shopping: 16.6%
 Medical: 11.7%
 Industry: 9.6%
 Home Services: 7%
 Restaurants: 6.3%
 Other: 25.9%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Beauty salons17627.2 years4.413.2
Hairdressers11632.1 years4.48.7
Higher education (colleges and universities)423.63.2
Secondary education6831.6 years3.95.1
Art galleries4960.3 years4.23.7
Creative arts494.53.7
Banks4577.4 years3.73.4
Loan companies10156.3 years3.87.6
Other construction10859.7 years4.58.1
Real estate12155.8 years3.99.1
Hotels and motels6841 years4.35.1
Other membership organizations6551.4 years4.54.9
Health and medical65431.5 years4.149.2
Psychiatrists and psychotherapists554.34.1
Accountants5436.3 years4.24.1
Advertising and marketing4626.8 years4.63.5
Architects6732.6 years4.25.0
Corporate management20432.2 years4.415.3
Lawyers legal513.83.8
Legal and financial11248 years3.88.4
Scientific and technical services4637.7 years4.03.5
Bars, pubs and taverns994.17.4
Cafes6631.3 years4.05.0
Clothing stores15451.2 years4.211.6
Electronics stores11038.9 years4.48.3
Jewelers and watches5745.1 years4.24.3
Office supplies and stationery stores5430 years4.34.1
Pharmacies and drug stores5238.9 years4.53.9
Shopping other9945 years4.17.4

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 4051

 Moderate: 46.9%
 Inexpensive: 29.4%
 Expensive: 21.6%
 Very 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 4051 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 4051165,033 t12.4 t109,044 t/km²
Basel2,173,562 t12.4 t76,923 t/km²
Basel-Stadt2,151,599 t12.1 t58,231 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 4051 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)165,033 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita12.4 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)109,044 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (9)
EarthquakeMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
5/4/182:36 PM3.123.3 km15,230 m2km W of Schliengen,
5/4/096:39 PM3.616.8 km10,000
3/21/079:45 AM3.13.8 km8,000
2/1/077:54 PM3.63.8 km5,000
1/15/074:09 PM3.63.1 km5,000
1/5/0711:19 PM3.43.1 km5,000
12/8/068:48 AM3.93.1 km5,000
12/8/067:46 AM3.24.1 km5,000
12/7/067:06 PM3.14.4 km10,000
5/11/056:38 PM4.229.5 km25,000

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Primary City

Basel (/ˈbɑːzəl/ or /ˈbɑːl/; or less often used Basle; German: Basel pronounced [ˈbaːzəl]; French: Bâle [bɑl]; Italian: Basilea [baziˈlɛːa]; Romansh: Basilea  [baziˈlɛːa] ) is Switzerland's third most populous city (behind Zürich and Geneva) with abo..  ︎  Basel Wikipedia Page

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