Veddel

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Veddel
Quarter
Map with location of Veddel shown within Germany
Map with location of Veddel shown within Germany
Veddel
Location of Veddel shown within Germany
Coordinates: 53°31′N 10°2′E / 53.517°N 10.033°E / 53.517; 10.033Coordinates: 53°31′N 10°2′E / 53.517°N 10.033°E / 53.517; 10.033
Country Germany
City-state Hamburg
Borough Hamburg-Mitte
Area
 • Total 4.4 km2 (1.7 sq mi)
Population (2006-12-31)[1]
 • Total 4,944
 • Density 1,136/km2 (2,940/sq mi)
Area code(s) 040
Vehicle registration HH

Veddel is a quarter (Stadtteil) in the Hamburg-Mitte borough of the Free and Hanseatic city of Hamburg on the homonymous island in the Elbe river, in northern Germany. In 2006, the population was 4,944.

History[edit]

Geography[edit]

Aerial view of Veddel, seen towards the east across Saalehafen.

Veddel has an area of 4.4 km2 (1.7 sq mi).[1]

Demographics[edit]

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.[1]

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.[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Residents registration office, source: statistical office of Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein (2006)
  2. ^ Source: statistical office of Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein (1999)

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External links[edit]

Media related to Veddel at Wikimedia Commons