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 1995 thru 2022.

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 2022. 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 2022. The numbers at the map represent the following municipalities: 1: Mook en Middelaar, 2: Gennep, 3: Bergen (Limburg), 4: Venray, 5: Horst aan de Maas ...Show more... Map of the province Limburg with the population per municipality in 2022. The numbers at the map represent the following municipalities: 1: Mook en Middelaar, 2: Gennep, 3: Bergen (Limburg), 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 2012 thru 2021.

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 540.435 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, 2022, 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, 2022, 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 total110.330number2021
Businesses agricultural forestry fishing4.785number2021
Businesses industry energy14.285number2021
Businesses trade catering22.860number2021
Businesses traffic information communications6.325number2021
Businesses financial service real estate8.120number2021
Businesses business services21.490number2021
Government, education, care18.700number2021
Businesses culture recreation other services13.745number2021
EnergyValueUnitYear
Average electricity usage total2.905average kWh2020
Average electricity usage appartment2.011average kWh2020
Average electricity usage terraced homes2.876average kWh2020
Average electricity usage corner homes2.998average kWh2020
Average electricity usage 2 under 1 roof homes3.210average kWh2020
Average electricity usage detached homes4.108average kWh2020
Average electricity usage rental homes2.225average kWh2020
Average electricity owner-occupied homes3.320average kWh2020
Average natural gas usage total1.270average m³2020
Average natural gas usage appartment813average m³2020
Average natural gas usage terraced homes1.172average m³2020
Average natural gas usage corner homes1.331average m³2020
Average natural gas usage 2 under 1 roof homes1.486average m³2020
Average natural gas usage detached homes2.017average m³2020
Average natural gas usage rental homes979average m³2020
Average natural gas owner-occupied homes1.444average m³2020
Percentage homes with district heating3%percentage2020
HouseholdsValueUnitYear
Households538.405number2022
Households 1 person210.049number2022
Households no children172.984number2022
Households with children155.372number2022
Households average size2,04average2022
HousesValueUnitYear
Number of houses540.435number2022
Average house value€231.019Euro2021
Percentage single-family houses73%percentage2021
Percentage multi-family houses 27%percentage2021
Percentage inhabited95%percentage2021
Percentage homes uninhabited5%percentage2021
Percentage homes private owned60%percentage2021
Percentage homes rented39%percentage2021
Percentage rental-housing by a corporation26%percentage2021
Percentage homes other rental14%percentage2021
Homes ownership unknown0%percentage2021
Percentage homes built before 200088%percentage2021
Percentage homes built since 200012%percentage2021
IncomeValueUnitYear
Number of income receivers911.500number2020
Average income per income receipient€31.406Euro2020
Average income per inhabitant€26.405Euro2020
40 percentile persons with lowest income42,35%percentage2020
20 percentile persons with highest income16,22%percentage2020
Active persons 15-75 year30,59%percentage2020
40 percentile households with lowest income42,65%percentage2020
20 percentile households with highest income16,36%percentage2020
Percentage households with a low income6,76%percentage2020
Percentage households at social minimum6,82%percentage2020
Persons with social security welfare26.870number2020
Persons with social security for incapacity for work64.960number2020
Persons with social security for unemployed16.780number2020
Persons with social security for elderly244.740number2020
MigrationValueUnitYear
Native Dutch860.148number2022
Western total170.564number2022
Not western total87.590number2022
Marcocco17.045number2022
Dutch Antilles5.736number2022
Surinam3.332number2022
Turkey12.701number2022
Other not western48.776number2022
PopulationValueUnitYear
Inhabitants1.118.302number2022
Men556.421number2022
Women561.881number2022
Ages 0 - 15142.545number2022
Ages 15 - 25126.609number2022
Ages 25 - 45247.950number2022
Ages 45 - 65325.182number2022
Ages 65 and up276.016number2022
Not married495.375number2022
Married453.761number2022
Divorced98.491number2022
Widowed70.675number2022
Births8.652number2020
Births relative8number per 1000 inhabitants2020
Mortality13.625number2020
Mortality relative12number per 1000 inhabitants2020
Crime theft18.713number per 1000 inhabitants2021
Crime violance and sexual abuse4.305number per 1000 inhabitants2021
Crime environmental138number per 1000 inhabitants2021
Crime scam8.612number per 1000 inhabitants2021
Crime traffic7.816number per 1000 inhabitants2021
Crime destruction4.727number per 1000 inhabitants2021
Crime other2.215number per 1000 inhabitants2021
Crime total47.596number per 1000 inhabitants2021
RegionalValueUnitYear
Region codePV31code2022
Region nameLimburgname2022
Region typeProvincietype2022
Population density521,41number per km22022
Passenger cars per surface277average per km²2020
Surface total220.986hectares2022
Surface land214.465hectares2022
Surface water6.521hectares2022
Zipcode most occuringgeen datapostal code2022
Measure of urbanity4indicator 1-52022
Address density857average per km22022
TransportValueUnitYear
Passenger cars total594.880number2020
Passenger cars petrol512.090number2020
Passenger cars other fuel82.785number2020
Passenger cars per household1,12average2020
Motorcycles47.765number2020

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