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Postal Code 4052 - Basel, Basel-Stadt

Primary CityBasel
Area of Postal Code 40524.373 km²
Male Population11,378 (48.3%)
Female Population12,200 (51.7%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 -6.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +0.7%
Median Age42.8 years
Male Median Age41.2 years
Female Median Age44.3 years
Area Codes61
NeighborhoodsBreite, Sankt Alban, Vorstädte
Local TimeWednesday 10:41 AM
TimezoneCentral European Summer Time
Coordinates47.54598371964756° / 7.609595730462279°
Related Postal Codes405140534054405540564057

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Postal Code 4052 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density5,745 / km²5,349 / km²5,352 / km²5,391 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

4052 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 0.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Postal Code 4052-6.1%+0.8%+0.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Postal Code 4052 Median Age

Median Age: 42.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Postal Code 405242.8 years44.3 years41.2 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 4052 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 55305201,050
85 Plus224576801
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Postal Code 4052 Population Density

Population Density: 5,391 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Postal Code 405223,5784.373 km²5,391 / 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

Postal Code 4052 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 4052
 Sankt Alban: 59.9%
 Vorstädte: 21.5%
 Breite: 15.8%
 Other: 2.8%

Business Concentration in Postal Code 4052

4052 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Professional Services: 21.2%
 Shopping: 16.4%
 Industry: 10.5%
 Medical: 8.5%
 Home Services: 7.1%
 Restaurants: 6.2%
 Education: 5.3%
 Other: 24.9%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Beauty salons394.41.7
Secondary education304.41.3
Art galleries244.81.0
Loan companies5939.9 years3.42.5
Grocery stores and supermarkets294.11.2
General contractors244.71.0
Other construction7243 years4.53.1
Real estate11853.4 years3.35.0
Hotels and motels304.11.3
Construction of buildings294.71.2
Other membership organizations2669.1 years4.11.1
Transportation logistics2849.3 years4.21.2
Health and medical2424.110.3
Advertising and marketing4035.3 years4.91.7
Architects5931.5 years4.62.5
Corporate management10930.3 years4.24.6
Lawyers legal244.71.0
Legal and financial7159.7 years2.53.0
Scientific and technical services3739.1 years3.91.6
Specialized design364.91.5
Technical construction services2732 years4.61.1
Clothing stores394.11.7
Electronics stores7232.9 years4.13.1
Household appliances and goods3452.5 years4.81.4
Office supplies and stationery stores284.41.2
Shopping other4734.4 years4.42.0

Business distribution by price for Postal Code 4052

 Inexpensive: 36.7%
 Expensive: 32.7%
 Moderate: 30.6%

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 4052 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Postal Code 4052292,590 t12.4 t66,909 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 4052 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)292,590 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita12.4 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)66,909 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 PM3.124.6 km15,230 m2km W of Schliengen, Germanyusgs.gov
5/4/096:39 PM3.616.5 km10,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
3/21/079:45 AM3.15.4 km8,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
2/1/077:54 PM3.63.9 km5,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
1/15/074:09 PM3.63.9 km5,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
1/5/0711:19 PM3.43.9 km5,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
12/8/068:48 AM3.93.9 km5,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
12/8/067:46 AM3.24.9 km5,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
12/7/067:06 PM3.14.9 km10,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov
5/11/056:38 PM4.228.2 km25,000 mSwitzerlandusgs.gov

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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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