Businesses in Hanover


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 16.3%
 Professional Services: 16.2%
 Medical: 12.1%
 Restaurants: 8.3%
 Industry: 7.9%
 Home Services: 6.1%
 Education: 5.2%
 Other: 27.9%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair46772 years4.21.0
Beauty salons69114.5 years4.41.4
Loan companies9893.82.1
Grocery stores and supermarkets5324.01.1
General contractors3834.10.8
Real estate1,0754.02.3
Health and medical4,4383.99.3
Psychiatrists and psychotherapists4374.10.9
Advertising and marketing4904.71.0
Corporate management7524.11.6
Lawyers legal9684.42.0
Bars, pubs and taverns4614.21.0
Clothing stores5814.01.2
Electronics stores8424.21.8
Office supplies and stationery stores4494.00.9
Pharmacies and drug stores4034.30.8
Area of Hanover, Lower Saxony147 km²
Male Population229,914 (48.1%)
Female Population247,734 (51.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +5.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -0.8%
Median Age44.3
Male Median Age43.3
Female Median Age45.3
Area Codes5115139
NeighborhoodsBothfeld-Vahrenheide, Buchholz-Kleefeld, Döhren-Wülfel, Kirchrode-Bemerode-Wülferode, Linden-Limmer, Mitte, Nord, Ricklingen, Südstadt-Bult, Vahrenwald-List
Local TimeMonday 2:01 AM
TimezoneCentral European Summer Time
Weather22.5°C clear sky
Lat & Lng52.37052° / 9.73322°
Postal Codes3015930161301633016530167More

Hanover, Lower Saxony - Map

Hanover, Lower Saxony Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density3,074 / km²3,137 / km²3,274 / km²3,248 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hanover Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 0.8% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Hanover, Lower Saxony+5.7%+3.5%-0.8%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hanover, Lower Saxony Median Age

Median Age: 44.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Hanover, Lower Saxony44.3 years45.3 years43.3 years
Niedersachsen44.8 years45.8 years43.7 years
Germany44.8 years46 years43.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hanover, Lower Saxony Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 510,29010,13020,421
85 Plus3,0648,97812,042
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Hanover, Lower Saxony Population Density

Population Density: 3,248 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Hanover, Lower Saxony477,648147 km²3,248 / km²
Niedersachsen7.8 million47,789.6 km²163.7 / km²
Germany80.7 million358,179.8 km²225.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Hanover, Lower Saxony Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1700 to 2015
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,, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in Hanover
 Mitte: 25.6%
 Vahrenwald-List: 10.8%
 Südstadt-Bult: 7.8%
 Linden-Limmer: 7.5%
 Nord: 6.1%
 Buchholz-Kleefeld: 5.7%
 Bothfeld-Vahrenheide: 5.3%
 Döhren-Wülfel: 5.2%
 Other: 26%

Business distribution by price for Hanover, Lower Saxony

 Inexpensive: 65.8%
 Moderate: 24.7%
 Very Expensive: 6.7%
 Expensive: 2.7%

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

Hanover, Lower Saxony CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Hanover, Lower Saxony4,967,357 t10.4 t33,786 t/km²
Niedersachsen78,468,652 t10 t1,641 t/km²
Germany755,339,039 t9.36 t2,108 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

Hanover, Lower Saxony CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)4,967,357 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita10.4 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)33,786 t/km²

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
7/15/058:02 AM497.4 km10,000
10/19/0411:59 PM4.573.5 km5,500
6/2/776:32 AM3.878.5

Hanover, Lower Saxony

Hanover or Hannover (/ˈhænəvər/; German: Hannover, pronounced [haˈnoːfɐ]), on the River Leine, is the capital of the federal state of Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany and was once by personal union the family seat of the Hanoverian Kings of Grea..  ︎  Hanover Wikipedia Page

Postal Codes

Percentage of businesses by Postal Codes in Hanover
 Postal Code 30159: 14.7%
 Postal Code 30161: 7.2%
 Postal Code 30519: 5.3%
 Other: 72.8%

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