Information about the province of Limburg:

Information about the province of Limburg:

View the information on over 100 topics about the province of Limburg in the Netherlands! With graphs, links to more information & an overview of all figures in 1 table.
View the information on over 100 topics about the province of Limburg in the Netherlands! With graphs, links to more information & an overview of all figures in 1 table.
Population numbers per year
The number of inhabitants in the province of Limburg in the Netherlands

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Population numbers in the province of Limburg in the Netherlands for the years 2013 thru 2020.

The number of inhabitants is the number of persons as registered in the population register on January 1st.

Population at the map of the province of Limburg
Map of the province Limburg with the population per municipality in 2020. This page shows a lot of information about residents (such as the distribution by age groups, family composition, gender, native or Dutch with an immigration background, ...), homes (numbers, types, price development, use, type of property, ...) and more (car ownership, energy consumption, ...) based on open data from the Dutch Central Bureau of Statistics and various other sources!

Map of the province Limburg with the population per municipality in 2020. The numbers at the map represent the following municipalities: 1: Mook en Middelaar, 2: Gennep, 3: Bergen L, 4: Venray, 5: Horst aan de Maas ...Show more... Map of the province Limburg with the population per municipality in 2020. The numbers at the map represent the following municipalities: 1: Mook en Middelaar, 2: Gennep, 3: Bergen L, 4: Venray, 5: Horst aan de Maas, 6: Venlo, 7: Peel en Maas, 8: Nederweert, 9: Beesel, 10: Leudal, 11: Weert, 12: Roermond, 13: Maasgouw, 14: Roerdalen, 15: Echt Susteren, 16: Sittard Geleen, 17: Stein, 18: Brunssum, 19: Beekdaelen, 20: Beek, 21: Landgraaf, 22: Meerssen, 23: Heerlen, 24: Kerkrade, 25: Voerendaal, 26: Valkenburg aan de Geul, 27: Maastricht, 28: Simpelveld, 29: Gulpen Wittem, 30: Eijsden Margraten, 31: Vaals ...Show less...

Average value of dwellings
The average of the house values in the province of Limburg in the Netherlands

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Average dwelling value for the years 2013 thru 2019.

The house value is based on the average WOZ value for all dwellings in the province of Limburg in the Netherlands. WOZ is the abbreviation for the Act of Immovable Property valuation. This value is determined yearly by the local government and used for several legal and taxation purposes.


Determination of the real estate value (WOZ value):
When determining the average dwelling value, only real estate objects are included that are registered as homes (main residence or home with practice space). The (provisional) average home value is determined with the valuation date of the previous year (this is based on the WOZ, the Real Estate Valuation Act).
Characteristics of the 531.082 dwellings in the province of Limburg
Information about the homes in this region based on open data from the Dutch Central Bureau of Statistics. Overview image with 4 pie charts.

Percentages of home ownership, occupation, type and construction period.


Definitions of the characteristics of the dwellings in the province of Limburg:

Houses by ownership:
Homes for sale are owned by the resident (s) or used as a second home. Rental houses are not occupied by the owner of the house. Rental homes are divided into (1) homes owned by a housing association or other institution. And (2) rental properties owned by companies, individuals and investors.
Houses by occupation:
A house is occupied if, according to the Personal Records Database, at least 1 person was registered at the corresponding address. All other homes are considered uninhabited.
Houses by type:
A house is defined as "multi-family" when it forms a whole building together with other houses or (business) spaces. This includes flats, gallery houses, ground floor and upstairs apartments, and apartments and houses above business premises. All other homes are defined as the "single-family" type.
Houses by contruction period:
The year of construction is the year in which a building containing a home was originally delivered. The construction period as used here has two possible values: (1) built in or after the year 2000 and (2) built before the year 2000.
Population per age group
The percentage of inhabitants per age group in the province of Limburg in the Netherlands

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The Province of Limburg, 2020, age groups.

Population, age groups: percentage of inhabitants per age category.

Civil status
Civil status: unmarried, married, divorced or widowed, Limburg

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The Province of Limburg, 2020, civil status.

Population, civil status: percentage of inhabitants by civil status (see the explanation for the definitions of marital status, divorced and widowed).


Definitions civil status:
Unmarried:
Persons who have never married or entered into a registered partnership.
Married:
The marital status married arises after a marriage has been concluded or after a registered partnership has been entered into. Married people also include persons who live separated from each other.
Divorced:
The status divorced arises after the dissolution of a marriage or registered partnership other than through the death of the partner. Persons who only live separately (and are still married or registered as partners) are considered to be married..
Widowed:
The civil status widowed arises after dissolution of a marriage or registered partnership due to the death of the partner.
Data about more than 100 topics!

The table below shows data for more than 100 topics as most recently available for the province of Limburg in the Netherlands. Select a category to display the related topics:

BusinessValueUnitYear
Businesses total87.050number2019
Businesses agricultural forestry fishing4.805number2019
Businesses industry energy13.125number2019
Businesses trade catering21.820number2019
Businesses traffic information communications6.035number2019
Businesses financial service real estate7.955number2019
Businesses business services20.260number2019
Businesses culture recreation other services13.060number2019
EnergyValueUnitYear
Average electricity usage total2.913average kWh2019
Average electricity usage appartment1.997average kWh2019
Average electricity usage terraced homes2.899average kWh2019
Average electricity usage corner homes3.013average kWh2019
Average electricity usage 2 under 1 roof homes3.219average kWh2019
Average electricity usage detached homes4.078average kWh2019
Average electricity usage rental homes2.259average kWh2019
Average electricity owner-occupied homes3.331average kWh2019
Average natural gas usage total1.359average m³2019
Average natural gas usage appartment829average m³2019
Average natural gas usage terraced homes1.264average m³2019
Average natural gas usage corner homes1.435average m³2019
Average natural gas usage 2 under 1 roof homes1.612average m³2019
Average natural gas usage detached homes2.186average m³2019
Average natural gas usage rental homes1.061average m³2019
Average natural gas owner-occupied homes1.556average m³2019
Percentage homes with district heating0%percentage2014
HouseholdsValueUnitYear
Households532.321number2020
Households 1 person203.728number2020
Households no children171.058number2020
Households with children157.535number2020
Households average size2,06average2020
HousesValueUnitYear
Number of houses531.082number2019
Average house value€199.967Euro2019
Percentage single-family houses73%percentage2019
Percentage multi-family houses 27%percentage2019
Percentage inhabited95%percentage2019
Percentage homes uninhabited5%percentage2019
Percentage homes private owned60%percentage2019
Percentage homes rented39%percentage2019
Percentage rental-housing by a corporation26%percentage2019
Percentage homes other rental13%percentage2019
Homes ownership unknown0%percentage2019
Percentage homes built before 200089%percentage2019
Percentage homes built since 200011%percentage2019
IncomeValueUnitYear
Number of income receivers907.100number2018
Average income per income receipient€29.652Euro2018
Average income per inhabitant€24.824Euro2018
40 percentile persons with lowest income42%percentage2018
20 percentile persons with highest income16%percentage2018
Active persons 15-75 year57,33 %percentage2018
40 percentile households with lowest income42,12 %percentage2018
20 percentile households with highest income16,58 %percentage2018
Percentage households with a low income7,82 %percentage2018
Percentage households at social minimum7,08 %percentage2018
Persons with social security welfare27.610number2019
Persons with social security for incapacity for work65.600number2019
Persons with social security for unemployed15.960number2019
Persons with social security for elderly240.540number2019
MigrationValueUnitYear
Native Dutch866.218number2020
Western total167.994number2020
Not western total82.989number2020
Marcocco17.007number2020
Dutch Antilles4.911number2020
Surinam3.227number2020
Turkey12.411number2020
Other not western45.433number2020
PopulationValueUnitYear
Inhabitants1.117.201number2020
Men555.327number2020
Women561.874number2020
Ages 0 - 15143.280number2020
Ages 15 - 25128.465number2020
Ages 25 - 45243.898number2020
Ages 45 - 65334.713number2020
Ages 65 and up266.845number2020
Not married487.219number2020
Married462.411number2020
Divorced96.920number2020
Widowed70.651number2020
Births8.668number2019
Births relative8number per 1000 inhabitants2019
Mortality12.007number2019
Mortality relative11number per 1000 inhabitants2019
Crime total theft house and barn5number per 1000 inhabitants2018
Crime vandalism4number per 1000 inhabitants2018
Crime violance and sexual abuse5number per 1000 inhabitants2018
ProximityValueUnitYear
Distance to general practicioner0,95average km2019
Distance to big supermarket0,94average km2019
Distance to child care0,70average km2019
Distance to school0,75average km2019
Schools within 3 km6,00average2019
RegionalValueUnitYear
Region codePV31code2020
Region nameLimburgname2020
Region typeProvincietype2020
Population density520number per km22020
Passenger cars per surface274average per km²2019
Surface total220.986hectares2020
Surface land214.662hectares2020
Surface water6.324hectares2020
Zipcode most occuringno datapostal codeno data
Measure of urbanity4indicator 1-52020
Address density845average per km22020
TransportValueUnitYear
Passenger cars total588.460number2019
Passenger cars petrol505.780number2019
Passenger cars other fuel82.680number2019
Passenger cars per household1,10average2019
Motorcycles47.205number2019

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