In 2006 in the Veddel quarter were living 4,944 people. The population density was 1,136/km2 (2,942/sq mi). 22% were children under the age of 18, and 7.5% were 65 years of age or older. Resident aliens were 51.1% of the population. 407 people were registered as unemployed.
In 1999 there were 2,106 households out of which 30.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them and 40.9% of all households were made up of individuals. The average household size was 2.25.